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ESFA Update contains the latest information and actions from the ESFA for academies, colleges, local authorities and further education providers.

KCC is required by law to automatically re-enrol all qualifying staff including those in KCC maintained schools into the pension scheme every three years.

Mental Health Awareness Week runs from Monday 9 to Sunday 15 May 2022.

Half-term Mega Adventurer experiences for children and young people at Bewl Water Outdoor Centre.

The Department for Education (DfE) has redirected up to £65 million for school-led tutoring to continue to provide schools with the autonomy and support they require to deliver high-quality tutoring to their pupils who need support the most.

A survey of young people aged 13 to 17 aimed at understanding their views and experiences of violence.

The Big STEM Challenge's deadline has been extended to allow schools across Kent and Medway time to get their entries in and the new deadline is now Tuesday 31 May 2022.

Kent's inaugural Big Writing Challenge for all Kent school children. A great class activity to inspire with this years theme being Local Heroes.

The April 2022 edition of the East Kent Partnership Bulletin.

Security Virus Alert

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Important information for schools to protect your computer from the current virus threat.

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KCC news

Students across Kent will receive the results of their post-16 qualifications, including A-levels and the new T-levels, today. Schools and colleges will have let pupils know how to collect their results. In most instances pupils will be able to go to their school or college and collect their results in person and get advice and…

Parents of children with special educational needs or disabilities who are changing school in September or who have had a new Education, Health and Care Plan issued since March are being urged to apply for school transport without delay. Kent County Council (KCC) provides free school transport for eligible children and young people with special…

Kent County Council’s (KCC) children’s services have been rated “outstanding” by Ofsted following an inspection in May, making Kent one of the best-performing councils in the country. The Ofsted report, published today (Tuesday 5 July), records the top score in three of the four categories and “good” in the fourth, with the overall effectiveness in…

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