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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.


Fashion student needs YOUR vote in Singapore Airline comp

Cathryn-Jane Shires, 18, from Poynton, is up against four other students at Manchester College to create a new design inspired by Singapore Airlines

Princess Anne's royal visit to Macclesfield School

The Queen's daughter was invited to the Fermain Academy in Macclesfield as it celebrates its official opening

Maxonians honoured in Cheshire awards

Six of the Cheshire Local Hero Awards were presented to Macclesfield residants.

Princess Anne's royal visit to Macclesfield

The Queen's daughter jetted into King's School before visiting the Fermain Academy in Macclesfield.

Tytherington's free school bus is axed

Cheshire East Council's cabinet have voted in favour of scrapping a free bus despite a hard fought campaign.

Teachers help pupils cross road safely after crash on Macclesfield road

The pedestrian crossing on Silk Road was damaged in an accident at the weekend

Watch: High-energy video by Macclesfield school becomes internet hit

The video by Fallibroome Academy has attracted nearly 25,000 hits in a few days.

Parents hit out at CCTV cameras on Middlewood Way

Parents fighting the withdrawal of a free bus service say the cameras are a waste of money

Mums fined for children skipping school

Cheshire East Council said it will prosecute if parents failing to get their children to school


Tributes paid to boy killed in car tragedy

Kaden Gowers, 13, was a student at All Hallows in Macclesfield.

Wait goes on for school bus fate

Manny Botwe from Tytherington School says he is 'disappointed' the cabinet will not discuss the matter this month.

Cycling theory is secret of Tytherington School’s success

Manny Botwe,Tytherington School headteacher, used the 'marginal gains' theory to improve exam performance.

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.


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