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There are many excellent state and private schools and colleges in the area and we carry dedicated pages to report on their news.


Bumper set of results for King's

Hard-working students at King's are among those celebrating great GCSE results today

Fallibroome pupils impress at GCSE standard

Students at Fallibroome are celebrating after picking up their GCSE results today

All Hallows celebrates great progress despite 'turbulence' to exam system

The catholic school has plenty of great success stories from this year's GCSEs.

Oustanding results at Poynton High School

Great news for pupils at Poynton High who have collected their GCSE results today.

Beech Hall celebrates a great set of results

The independent school, based in Tytherington, has celebrate the results from it's GCSE cohort students.

"Best job in the world" says Tytherington head

Manny Botwe, head at Tytherington School, is celebrating a fantastic set of results.

Residents urged to get active as Paralympians head to Rio

There will be a sports event in Macclesfield as Dame Sarah Storey, Sophie Thornhill and Libby and Stephen Clegg go for gold

Cause for celebration at Alderley Edge School For Girls

The all girls school has had another set of fantastic results

Another outstanding year for Fallibroome

Fallibroome Academy celebrates impressive results for this year's A Levels

King's students jump for joy

King's School in Macclesfield celebrates a bumper set of A Level results

All Hallows celebrate great results

The Macclesfield catholic college has a raft of great results

Tytherington School celebrates superb performance

Tytherington School is celebrating a record year.

Poynton School students on top of the world after record results

It has been a record-breaking year for students getting their A Level results today

Macclesfield boy with brain tumour helps transform hospital ward for children with cancer

Joseph Hayek, who faces losing his sight, has had his artwork displayed at Manchester Children's Hospital.

Tributes to Macclesfield GP Tom Lomas

Dr Lomas worked at Cumberland House surgery for many years.

150 cyclists out to remember Guy Wharton

The 46-year-old from Macclefield died in a collision with a car in June. Friends came together for a sponsored bike ride

Dozens expected for Guy Wharton remembrance ride

Friends, family, colleagues and students are expected to turn out for 10-mile loop of Bollington on Sunday

Students' designs hit the catwalk for final show

Students at Macclesfield College showed off their skills with the end of year showcase.

Proposals for new King's School recommended for APPROVAL by council planners

The officers have changed an earlier recommendation and the plans for a new school at Prestbury are recommended for approval.

A scooter presentation and an award-winning garden are among our Time-trip pictures this week

Can you spot any familiar faces in these photos from the 2000s?

Term-time holiday fines soar

Dozens of parents in Macclesfield have been given fixed penalty notices for taking their children out of school

Councillors back parents' campaign against free bus cuts

More than 100 parents and pupils attended a council meeting at Sandbach Town Hall on Tuesday.

Gallery: School bus protest steps up a gear as Macclesfield parents stage drive-in.

Parents of children who attend Tytherington School have also staged a protest outside Bollington Town Hall.

Hundreds gathers to say goodbye to Guy Wharton

The funeral of the 46-year-old teacher and dad of three took place in Macclesfield on Friday

Bollington dazzles with its meticulous floral displays

Volunteers have created breathtaking designs out of petals for the Bollington Well Dressing Festival.

Education chiefs order Macclesfield College to improve

The college 'requires improvement' according to the most recent Ofsted inspection

Pupils celebrate 230 mile charity bike ride

The students raised more than £10,000 for Friends of Park Lane Special School.

National obesity problem 'lazy argument' for scrapping Macclesfield school buses

Public Health England figures show Cheshire East has the lowest figures for childhood obesity in the North West.

Striking Macclesfield teachers joined protest march over funding cuts

As schools shut down classes due to the strike, teachers protested in Manchester.

Family of tragic motorist pay tribute

Thomas Woodward, 25, from Macclesfield, died in a collision on June 27.


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