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From a body being identified in the River Gipping, in Ipswich to ITFC’s striker Kayden Jackson being excited to be playing alongside Janoi Donacien ahead of tonight’s Carabao Cup first round against Exeter City - here we bring you five must-read stories for this morning.

Plans for a new free school to fill an empty department store in Ipswich have moved a step closer, as the sale of the building in Carr Street has been completed.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Rockets were launched into the sky over an Ipswich park as children swatted up on aerodynamics during their school summer holidays.

Thursday, August 9, 2018

A staff member at Suffolk New College has scored the best marks out of everyone in the world in an international exam.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

The University of Suffolk’s biotechnology unit is in the running for a prestigious international award.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

With A Level and GCSE results day just around the corner we want to test your knowledge on current school topics. See what grade you would get if you were sitting your exams.

Monday, August 6, 2018

Exclusions dished out by schools in Suffolk have leapt up in recent years – and union bosses claim this is mostly down to academisation.

Sunday, August 5, 2018

An Ipswich sports club has secured £3,000 in grant funding from the borough council to continue delivering free sports activities for youngsters.

Friday, August 3, 2018

Bosses at a Suffolk school academy trust have said they are confident it can turn around the fortunes of a struggling primary.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

An Ipswich primary school is celebrating its most successful sporting year in history – boasting an impressive five county titles and several ‘invincible’ teams.

Friday, July 27, 2018

Scores of schoolchildren will be given a behind-the-scenes tour of BT’s Adastral Park next month to give them a taste of the world of engineering.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Suffolk’s archaeological service has been boosted by a five figure lottery grant for “internationally important” work uncovering the county’s Anglo-Saxon history.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

According to new research, nearly half of students and graduates in East Anglia regret going to university.

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Suffolk students have celebrated completing an athletic mentoring programme, devised with Olympian Dame Kelly Holmes, to help young people overcome significant personal challenges.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

When it comes to success in life, many people think it is your IQ which will propel you to glory.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Suffolk students followed in the footsteps of their school’s most eminent alumnus by covering the distance to Sydney, Australia, while raising funds for local charities.

Monday, July 23, 2018

Kesgrave Community Library went Paw Patrol mad at the weekend as the library celebrated the start of county’s Summer Reading Challenge.

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Schools in Suffolk held lessons about the perils of knife crime last week in an attempt to ensure students stay safe during the six week summber holiday.

Friday, July 20, 2018

A military helicopter has been transformed into a unique outdoor classroom for pupils at Hillside Primary School and Nursery in Ipswich.

Thursday, July 19, 2018

School inspectors are impressed at the work done to turn around a Ipswich primary school which was rated as “requires improvement”.

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Suffolk Coastal MP Therese Coffey began her battle to remove the Academies Enterprise Trust (AET) from Felixstowe Academy in February and says she will continue to work to have them removed despite the school’s positive feedback on their Ofsted monitoring report this week.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

A Suffolk school and some of its students are starring in a new film by renowned movie-makers Danny Boyle and Richard Curtis – which also stars Ed Sheeran.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

An ailing academy trust that runs five schools in Suffolk and north Essex has claimed rumours of its closure are “no more than speculation”.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

A Suffolk secondary school which was placed into special measures last year has received positive feedback in its first monitoring report.

Monday, July 16, 2018

They are happy, smiling faces of 1960s pupils having fun while enjoying a great education.

Monday, July 16, 2018

Making the jump between school and employment can be daunting, which is why year ten students from Nothgate High School spent a day getting on-the-job insights from key figures in the local business world before they embarked on their Work Experience programmes this week.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Suffolk leaders have pledged £1million to tackle youth unemployment across the county.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Schools are celebrating after winning big in our Sports for Schools competition.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

In his latest column, Nino Severino returns to a topic very close to his heart - the health of the nation’s children and his fears for the ticking time bomb of unhealthy lifestyles.

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