How Fountain Gate Secondary College became a rugby school

How Fountain Gate Secondary College became a rugby school

Jimmy Orange (behind) takes the students through their paces. Fountain Gate Secondary College never thought it would be putting up rugby posts, at least not until teacher Jimmy Orange came along. Born and raised in New Zealand, Orange went through a school…

Elon Musk running ‘experimental’ private school in SpaceX HQ

Elon Musk running ‘experimental’ private school in SpaceX HQ

Elon Musk is running an ‘experimental’ private school to educate his five sons and other local child geniuses (and lessons are optional) Elon Musk’s five sons and children of SpaceX employees attend Ad Astra Previously unseen IRS documents revealed new details about…

Mums are outraged after six-year-old girl is told off at school for not wearing shorts under her skirt in gym because it’s ‘rude’

Mums are outraged after six-year-old girl is told off at school for not wearing shorts under her skirt in gym because it’s ‘rude’

The six-year-old was scolded by her school AND after-school club, for showing her pants when performing gymnastic moves. Posting in the forum, the mum said: “My daughter is saying that her school and her after school club have told her off for…

‘LOCKDOWN, LOCKDOWN, LOCK THE DOOR’ Song teaches US nursery school kids how to survive mass shootings to the tune of ‘Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star’

‘LOCKDOWN, LOCKDOWN, LOCK THE DOOR’ Song teaches US nursery school kids how to survive mass shootings to the tune of ‘Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star’

The verse was spotted by an eagle-eyed parent in Somervile, Massachusetts, US, who shared it on Twitter. Taking to Twitter, mum Georgy Cohen said: "This should not be hanging in my soon-to-be kindergartener's classroom". The poster read: "Lockdown, lockdown, lock the door….

40,000 new UK school places are to be created by 2021

40,000 new UK school places are to be created by 2021

40,000 new UK school places are to be created by 2021 after ministers set aside £680m to cope with Britain’s booming population Ministers set aside £680m to fund 40,000 primary and secondary school places They are needed in part due to a…

Man, 25, enrolled at a high school as a 17-year-old

Man, 25, enrolled at a high school as a 17-year-old

Man, 25, posed as 17-year-old student to relive basketball glory at Dallas high school – and even dated 14-year-old student – before coach from his old school busted him Sidney Bouvier Gilstrap-Portley, 25, attended Dallas area high schools for nine months, pretending…

Primary school pupils 'being sent to lessons wearing nappies because parents can't be bothered to toilet train them'

Primary school pupils 'being sent to lessons wearing nappies because parents can't be bothered to toilet train them'

Some parents in Gloucestershire are failing to teach their children to use the toilet and turning to police to help discipline their kids, according to a local councillor. Councillor Collette Finnegan told the Gloucestershire Health and Care Scrutiny Committee: "They want to…

‘Old School’ Actor Luke Wilson Involved In Fatal Car Crash

‘Old School’ Actor Luke Wilson Involved In Fatal Car Crash

Actor Luke Wilson, brother of Owen Wilson, was involved in a fatal car crash earlier this week. Wilson was driving north on Chautauqua Boulevard in Pacific Palisades Tuesday evening when a Ferrari clipped his car, causing it to collide with a BMW,…