Students raise thousands for children's charity

More than 1,000 students from Worthing High School have walked 12 miles to raise money for a children's charity.

Worth Less? campaign

New school funding formula 'papering over cracks'

Headteachers have accused the government of "papering over the cracks" of the education cash crisis following the announcement of a new funding formula.
West Sussex County Council

Time to apply online for secondary school places

West Sussex families can go online to apply for a secondary school place for their child from today (Monday September 11).

Gender gap in the classroom

Gender gap in the classroom

With gender stereotypes at home and a glass ceiling in the boardroom, it seems that a battle of the sexes also exists in the classroom.

West Sussex SATs

SATs figures rise but still fall short of average

West Sussex children have made big improvements in their Key Stage 2 SATs results – but have still fallen short of the national average.

Former headteacher Jonathan Grover

Head teacher leaves Worthing primary school

The head teacher of a Worthing primary school has decided to leave to ‘pursue new opportunities’, a spokesman from West Sussex County Council has confirmed.

Chris Button travelled the length of the country by public transport to raise awareness of accessibility issues

Accessible transport challenge was ‘huge’

Adventurous Chris Button has travelled the length of the country by public transport to raise awareness of accessibility issues.

Stephen Woodburn, Cat Vizor and Disney Rowlatt-Harrod from childrens charity Esteem accept the �250 donation from Taylor Wimpey South Thames

Developer helps young people build confidence

Young people will be able to climb, thanks to a developer building in Shoreham.

65% less sugar for West Sussex primary school meals

65% less sugar for West Sussex primary school meals

Children heading back to primary school this September will have on average 65% less sugar in their school meals than three years ago – a total of over 2kg per pupil per year.


GCSEs: No comparison between old and new results

Comparing a school’s GCSE results used to be a simple affair – you just looked at the A*-C pass rates for each year.

Lancing College's chapel

GCSE Results: ‘A great deal to celebrate’ at Lancing College

Students at Lancing College are celebrating another year of success with their ‘excellent’ GCSE results.

DM17841739a.jpg GCSE results, Worthing High School, 2017. L to R Brandon Shaw, Chris Sherman and Ella Smith. Photo by Derek Martin SUS-170824-131954008

County council congratulations for GCSE students

West Sussex County Council has congratulated the county’s pupils who received their GCSE results today.

Students celebrate their results at Worthing High School. Among the top performers were Ben Dean (far right), who got the best grades, and his friend Jak Tyler (second from right).

Worthing High School students celebrate top marks

Worthing High School was in the party spirit after some of its students got top results.

Students celebrating their GCSE results at Sir Robert Woodard Academy today (August 24)

UPDATE: Twice as many students make the grade at Sir Robert Woodard Academy

Students at Sir Robert Woodard Academy in Lancing are celebrating their GCSE results today.

GCSEs - Tanbridge House School, Horsham. High Achievers. Pic Steve Robards SR1719985 SUS-170824-120623001

Live blog: Exam success in West Sussex

Here we look at how West Sussex has done in this year’s GCSE exam results. Send in your congratulatory messages to and we will endeavour to add them to this live blog.


Slideshow: GCSE success celebrated at Worthing schools

Our photographer was out and about in Worthing this morning as schools celebrated GCSE success.

Students at Our Lady of Sion school in Worthing celebrate their GCSEs

Our Lady of Sion celebrates another great year

Our Lady of Sion school students were overjoyed with their GCSE results this morning, and along with their teachers celebrated the fruits of their focused hard work and dedication.

Head teacher Mike Madden with star pupil Ieuan Price, 16

Chatsmore Catholic High School marks another good GCSE year

Despite the pressures of the new system, Chatsmore Catholic High School is celebrating another good year of GCSE results.


‘No barrier we cannot overcome’ as Durrington High School celebrates results

Students at Durrington High School have a bright future ahead of them after celebrating some strong GSCE results.

Students at St Andrew's High School celebrating their GCSE results today (August 24)

‘Another year of academic success’ at St Andrew’s

St Andrew’s High School in Worthing is celebrating ‘another year of academic success’ as students pick up their GCSE results today.

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