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Construction starts today on £12m redevelopment at Tring Park School for the Performing Arts

Tring Park School for the Performing Arts will embark on the first phase of its £12 million development today.

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2017 Hemel Gazette Awards

The Gazette’s 2017 awards

2018 is here, 2017 is history.

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Nursery can stay open after Ofsted concerns

A troubled nursery has been allowed to stay open by Ofsted after taking remedial action over safety concerns.

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Joint leadership for two Berkhamsted schools?

A pair of Berkhamsted church schools could deepen their links by merging with a single governing body.

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Application deadline for school places in Herts is next week

The deadline for applying to primary, junior and middle schools in Hertfordshire closes next week.

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Dundale School

Tring school only one to not meet government’s ‘floor standard for performance’

A Tring school was the only one in Daocrum which failed to meet the government’s ‘floor standard for performance’ in 2016/17.

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Rudolf Steiner School is under new leadership and is being given a radical overhaul

'Steady progress' for Rudolf Steiner school threatened with closure

Small steps of progress are being made under the new leadership at a school that was threatened with closure.

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Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor

Peppa Pig may be encouraging concerned parents to tie up NHS services with trivial issues, according to a family doctor.

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The head teachers and pupils at Tring School and Grove Road Primary School celebrate their new partnership in a multi-academy trust

Tring schools enter academy partnership ahead of £20m redevelopment

Tring School is set for a major overhaul – after partnering with a primary school and putting forward plans for a £20m redevelopment.

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The SpLD base is based at Thomas Coram school, but serves Dacorum

Special needs services serving Dacorum kids may be forced to close

Children with learning difficulties could ‘slip through the net’ if a proposal to cut learning services that schools receive moves ahead.

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Make sure to get these term dates in your diary

When do the Christmas school holidays start in Tring?

Christmas half term in Tring will soon be upon us and here is a reminder of important diary dates for you kids, which every parent needs to jot down.
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Gaming for 15 hours a week improves learning according to new research

Gaming 15 hours a week improves learning

Playing computer games like Call of Duty or Grand Theft Auto on a regular basis gives a learning edge over non-gamers, a study found.

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Phone ownership more likely to put kids at risk of bullying

Phone ownership more likely to put kids at risk of bullying

Kids aged between eight and 11 are ‘significantly’ more likely to be victims of cyber bullies if they own a mobile phone, a new study has found.

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Dr Vivienne Cox from Hemel Hempstead receives her honorary award of Doctor of Science.

Businesswoman from Hemel Hempstead gets honorary university award for science

Harnessing renewable and alternative energy sources has lead Dr Vivienne Cox’s contributions to be recognised by the University of Hertfordshire with a Doctor of Science award.

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Gender gap in the classroom

Gender gap in the classroom

With gender stereotypes at home and a glass ceiling in the boardroom, it seems that a battle of the sexes also exists in the classroom.

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Children in Hertfordshire leanr how to stay safe.

Schoolchildren in Hemel Hempstead learn how to report child abuse

As the new school year begins, the NSPCC campaign for children aged four and up to ‘Speak Out Stay Safe’ returns.

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We're bringing you all the latest GCSE updates as they happen in Dacorum today

Live: GCSE results day in Dacorum

Students from Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted and Tring have picked up their GCSE results today (Thursday August 24).

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Pupils find out how they have got on in their exams today

As it happened: A-Level results day in Dacorum

A-Level students from Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted and Tring picked up their A-Level results on Thursday (August 17).
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Nando’s giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

Nando’s giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

Restaurant chain, Nando’s, is giving away free chicken to A-level students across the UK this week.

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