Due to adverse weather conditions in the Ilkeston and surrounding area, the Ilkeston Campus will be closed today (Thursday January 29) with immediate effect.
Evening classes are cancelled.
The campus will be reopen tomorrow (Friday).
It comes after the government announced international GCSEs, which many private schools use, would be dropped from the league tables.Read the full story ›
Derbyshire County Council say the following schools will be shut today due to wintry weather:
- Staveley Junior School
- Whaley Bridge Primary School
- Peak School
- Hartington C of E Primary School
- Eckington Junior School
- Eckington Camms CE Primary School
- St Georges C Of E Primary School
- Taddington & Priestcliffe Primary School
- Renishaw Primary School
- Dove Holes CE Primary School
- Dronfield Henry Fanshawe School
- Flagg Nursery School
- Cutthorpe Primary School
- Chinley Primary School
- Taxal and Fernilee CE Primary School
- Gamesley Community Primary School
- Grindleford Primary School
- Peak Forest Primary
- Buxworth Primary School
- Barlow Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
- Monyash Primary School
- Ashgate Croft School
- Chapel-en-le-Frith High School
- Lady Manners School
Schools "should be promoting British values" to tackle extremism, the Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has said.Read the full story ›
Events are taking place across the Midlands today to mark 70 years since the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp.Read the full story ›
A teenager from Loughborough will join MPs and other dignitaries in a ceremony to mark the 750th anniversary of the English Parliament.
Rina Roy is one of 6 youngsters chosen from across the country to head to Westminster for the unique celebration.
"I think it's really special, it's once in a lifetime, it's very educational.
I really want to find out a bit more about the 750th anniversary of de Montfort Parliament.
I feel really very privileged to have been chosen out of 400 people. "
Hundreds of worried parents in Stoke have launched a petition in a desperate effort to save their lollipop man.Read the full story ›
Maggie, the eight year old Shih Tzu has become a welcome addition to the classroom at Earls High School in Halesowen.Read the full story ›
One of the country's top gymnasts is visiting schools in Northamptonshire to inspire kids to take up sport.Read the full story ›
Students were outraged after racist and anti-Islamic graffiti was reported on a building at the University of Birmingham.Read the full story ›