They design and build boats as part of their GCSE coursework.
Parents near Maidstone are campaigning for more primary school places to be made available
A royal visitor is in Kent. The Duchess of Cambridge is meeting children at a primary school project in Wrotham.
Pupils have been using a special on-site machine to recycle leftovers from their school dinners. It's called a Ridan Composter, and is part of a pilot scheme backed by Oxfordshire Green Schools. The resulting muck is then used to grow vegetables in the school garden. Cary Johnston reports.
He's just 14-years-old but Gavin Kapuscinkski has started a campaign to keep his secondary school open. Yesterday, Kent County Council announced plans to shut the Chaucer School in Canterbury. Tom Savvides taks to Gavin, parent Sue Tomkinson and councillor Robert Gough.
Six hundred students will have to move schools in Canterbury after drastic action by the council. The Chaucer school in the city, which was in special measures, has been forced to close after failing to turn itself around. This report by Tom Savvides includes a promotional school video.
Free school transport has been scrapped today in Oxfordshire - for up to three thousand children who don't go to the school nearest to their home. Campaigners say it means some young people will have to walk three miles to class.
But the County Council says the decision will save £2m - and forms part of its austerity measures. In all, Oxfordshire Councillors need to find £61m worth of savings. It says today's decision will not affect the poorest of families. Mel Bloor has more.
Personnel from HMS Illustrious have enabled 450 children in the Philippines to return to school after repairing the building as part of their ongoing humanitarian mission.
Royal Navy Merlin, Sea King and Army Lynx helicopters from Illustrious are sweeping the region to identify the worst hit areas before teams are despatched to help people to recover from the effects of Typhoon Haiyan.
One such recent mission was the repair of the school on the island of Calagnaan to the north east of Panay. A specialist team of twenty men and women were deployed to carry out the work. The efforts of the team will allow 450 children to return to the school.
A shopkeeper in Gravesend has put up a banner outside his clothing shop criticising schools about their choice of uniform suppliers.
Dilip Ahluwalia isn't an official supplier of uniforms, but he's selling them despite some local schools objecting.
He claims parents aren't getting value for money. Schools say the suppliers they use are providing quality goods at a fair price.
The pupils from Corfe Hills School in Poole have made the boat as part of their GCSE in Resistant Materials. They have spent their final year designing and building the boat using a single sheet of plywood. They plan to launch and sail the boat next Wednesday.
Glebe primary school #Southwick closed today due to power failure and parents being contacted - should re-open tomorrow
Andrew Pate reports on the blaze which has gutted part of a school in Dorset.