Education

Ofsted reform and increased funding are among the promises being made on education by candidates ahead of the election.

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Further details have been revealed on plans to relocate flood-prone Tipton St John Primary School to a site in Ottery St Mary.

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A couple in Devon have spoken about their journey adopting children, as part of National Adoption Week (October 14-20).

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Children needing a place to call home and parents to love need your help.

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The headteacher of a Sidmouth boarding school will step down to pursue a career abroad.

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Government plans to increase education funding have been welcomed in Devon.

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Delighted year 11 GCSE students are celebrating five years worth of hard work at Ottery's The King's School after achieving a strong set of results today (Thursday, August 22).

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Nervous Ottery students were soon beaming with delight after achieving strong GCSE results.

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Sidmouth College is celebrating 'an exceptional year' after the GCSE results were released this morning (Thursday, August 22).

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Delighted year 11 GCSE students are celebrating five years worth of hard work at Ottery's The King's School after achieving a strong set of results today (Thursday, August 22).

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There were tears, laughter and hugs all around when students began to open their A-level results at Sidmouth College today (Thursday).

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More than 4,000 people have signed a petition launched by an 11-year-old girl who has called for fairer school funding in Devon.

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Pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds in Devon are nearly 18 months behind their peers by the time they finish their GCSEs, new figures reveal.

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Devon's schools could soon be forced to shut on Friday afternoons due to budget pressures, a leading councillor has predicted.

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Putting on the glitz. Students step out for their prom at Woodbury Park Hotel. (Gallery 3 of 3).

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Woodbury Park Hotel was the place to be on Wednesday night as The King's School students turned out for their end of year prom. (Gallery 2 of 3).

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'Kings' and queens of the prom. Year 11 students from The King's School Ottery celebrate their prom in style. (Gallery 1 of 3).

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Thousands of pupils were missing from Devon's schools every day last year, new figures have revealed.

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Devon has 66 schools which are full or overcapacity, new figures reveal.

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Department of Education figures show that 756 16 and 17-year-olds could be missing out on education or training after leaving school

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