The WOW badge design competition 2023 opens for entries

A national charity is searching for the UK’s best young designers for a badge design competition. The winning designs will be turned into more than 300,000 badges for pupils to collect.  Living Streets, the UK charity behind the ‘walk to school’ campaign, is asking primary school aged children to design the

Faith Primary School joins All Saints Multi Academy Trust

A primary school in Everton has joined All Saints Multi Academy Trust. Faith Primary School, located on Prince Edwin Street, will now be known as Faith Primary Academy and is the first primary school to join the trust. It is an inclusive, joint denominational school which has 204 pupils and 35 members

Widnes school first to achieve WSNAL award

St Gerard's Catholic Primary and Nursery School in Widnes has become the first school internationally to achieve the prestigious Whole School Nurturing Approach For Learning (WSNAL) award following an assessment by Nurture International.  CEOs Yvonne Maughan and Alison Grimshaw have worked extensively with the primary school over the past 12 months

BBC supports primary pupils’ mental health

On Friday 18 November, to celebrate the ‘Moodboosters’ launch on BBC Children in Need Appeal Day, children from around the UK are invited to a big mood-boosting activity at noon.    Led by broadcaster Gethin Jones, and with The Body Coach Joe Wicks joining as a special guest, the event will be

Book vending machine inspires pupils

This week, children at Lydiate Primary School in Liverpool celebrated after being presented with a 'book vending machine' by Deyes High.  The new initiative was the result of a reading project between the two schools last term.  Lianne Greenall, executive director for school improvement, collaborated with the staff on ways to engage