St Mary Magdalen pupils attend annual Commonwealth Service

Pupils from St Mary Magdalen Catholic Primary School in Penwortham, South Ribble, travelled to London for the UK’s annual Commonwealth Service.   Mrs Edmondson and headteacher Mrs McKinnon joined the Year 5 and 6 pupils.  It was the first time for some of the children on a mainline train and for many,

Everton Nursery School pioneers new initiative to empower young minds

A SHINE-backed initiative has been launched to improve the communication and language skills of 484 young children in Liverpool across 11 early years settings.  Everton Nursery School is tackling the pressing issue of language and communication development in young children, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds.  The school is a teaching school hub

Liverpool primary school selected to receive special RHS garden

A primary school in Liverpool has been selected to receive a special garden created for the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2023. The garden, which will be relocated to The Beacon Church of England Primary School in Everton, will provide an invaluable educational resource for the school once the show comes to an

St William of York officially open new school library

St William of York Catholic Primary School in Thornton, Crosby, welcomed author Frank Cottrell-Boyce into school to officially open its new library after years of not having one.  In 2008, the school removed its library at the time to make way for an IT Suite, moving a lot of the books to each

Changing lives through books and reading at Alsop

Alsop High School in Liverpool held a series of special events to celebrate World Book Day 2023. Activities took place throughout an action-filled day to promote reading and a love of books.  As the day started, a message from Frank Cottrell-Boyce, patron of reading at Alsop, was delivered to the school