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Northampton school wins national award for singing programme

Pupils singing at Kings Heath Primary Academy Photo: ITV News Anglia

A singing programme at Kings Heath Primary Academy in Northampton has won a national award. Everyone at the school sings everyday as part of the Singing Schools scheme. It started here two years ago and has boosted SATS test results.

Principal, Kim Duff Credit: ITV News Anglia

"Our children's self esteem has improved significantly, our children's language development, auditory skills, their ability to master memorising and their ability to think creatively and think outside the box when they are given a problem has improved significantly. That's then transferred into our overall results across the board."

– Principal, Kim Duff