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Windermere School crowned best for IB programme

The Westmorland Gazette: Ian Lavender

5:41pm Wednesday 29th November 2017

THE LAKE District's only independent school has been named in Sunday Times as the International Baccalaureate (IB) School of of the Year.

Pupils reach last six of national Rolls Royce science competition

The Westmorland Gazette: Headteacher Richard Wright and project leader Sarah Entwistle

9:30am Monday 27th November 2017

YOUNG scientists at Settle C of E Primary School are celebrating after reaching the finals of a national schools competition.

Record-breaking rainfall recorded

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:05pm Thursday 23rd November 2017

Environmental Scientists at Lancaster University’s Hazelrigg weather monitoring station have recorded record-breaking 24 hour rainfall levels.

South Lakes students learn of death camp horror

The Westmorland Gazette: The infamous railway line at Birkenau

11:24am Thursday 2nd November 2017

HARROWING details of one of the most notorious Nazi death camps of World War 2 were revealed to a group of South Lakes students during a three-day trip to Poland.

Heron Hill and Stramongate primary pupils join in ‘pollinators’ project

The Westmorland Gazette: Pupils of Heron Hill and Stramongate Schools in Kendal helping with the town's Pollinators project, by planting various wild flower  along the canal towpath...Picture: Heron Hill Primary School pupil Ellie McKnight with one of the wild flower specious

3:48pm Sunday 1st October 2017

CHILDREN from five schools and community groups have planted 6,000 wildflowers as part of the Kendal Pollinator Project during September.