Thursday, July 9, 2020

Education

Bedford educations news, when and where you want it. The Bedford Independent is your best source of Bedford education news on mobile, tablet and desktop…

Harpur Centre Brickhill Primary
Have you ever wondered what it takes to run Bedford’s Harpur Centre? Brickhill Primary pupils recently found out when they were given behind-the-scenes...
Joanna Trollope
Schoolreaders, the Bedford-based charity that aims to improve childhood literacy, is delighted to announce that Joanna Trollope, one of the country’s...
Yasin and Livingstone pupils
Pupils on the school council at Livingstone Primary had the opportunity to put questions to their MP this week. Mohammad Yasin, Member of Parliament...
Rutherford Racers
A secondary school's extra-curricular racing team has received an educational grant of £500 to enrich the pupils' experiences...
Times Tables Rock Stars
A educational technology company based at Bedford Heights was among the winners at the Bett Awards this week. Maths Circle won the Primary Content award...
BMS cross country
Cross country runners from Bedford Modern School have swept the board at both the Bedfordia Cross Country Race on 14 January and the District Cross...
Scott Primary SMART
When the weather started to get chillier, the children at Scott Primary School in Brickhill wanted to help those in need. The School Council, made up...
BFS county cricket
Despite having no on-site PE or sports facilities, Bedford Free School (BFS) is celebrating the news that two of their female cricketers have been selected...
A group of students from Bedford Modern School have won the award for Best Designed Robot at the regional First Lego League tournament held at...
Ian Pryce Bedford College
The Bedford College Group has been shortlisted in two categories at the TES FE Awards 2020. The prestigious Times Educational Supplement awards showcase...
Brickhill Primary choir
Just before Christmas, the choir from Brickhill Primary School entertained locals and residents at Oakhill Place Retirement Living Plus development on...
Mrs Gemma Gibson BGS
The Chairman and Board of Governors of Bedford Girls’ School (BGS) have today announced the appointment of Mrs Gemma Gibson as headmistress from Sept...