Parents slam school asking pupils to vote in ‘inappropriate’ awards

Parents slam school asking pupils to vote in ‘inappropriate’ awards

Parents’ fury after school asks teenage pupils to vote in ‘completely inappropriate’ yearbook awards for ‘best bum’ and most ‘flirty’ Parents criticised Highfields School, Derbyshire, for their inappropriate awards   Mother-of-three Jane Gretton, 52, complained the awards sexualise children The school has now suspended nominations…

Boy is put in coma after ‘altercation’ at school canteen

Boy is put in coma after ‘altercation’ at school canteen

Mother shares heartbreaking pictures of her 13-year-old son in hospital after school ‘altercation’ put him in coma and made his heart stop twice Oliver Whitehead was airlifted to hospital from school in East Riding, Yorkshire  Was so badly injured that his heart…

Blind Arizona high school football player scores two touchdowns

Blind Arizona high school football player scores two touchdowns

The logo of Brophy Prep’s Broncos is seen on game footballs.  (Facebook) Scoring two touchdowns in a game is great achievement for most high school running backs. It’s an even bigger achievement when that player is blind. Adonis Watt, who plays for…

Watch: Texas high school kicker boots 59-yard field goal

Watch: Texas high school kicker boots 59-yard field goal

Out in the Hill Country, Tivy (Kerrville, Texas) junior placekicker Jared Zirkel nearly made Lone Star State high school football history on Friday night. The Antlers' 57-41 win over Fredericksburg (Texas) was punctuated with a jaw-dropping 59-yard field goal that, if we're…

British artist claims his REAL father was drug lord Pablo Escobar

British artist claims his REAL father was drug lord Pablo Escobar

Public-school educated British artist left as a baby in Colombian orphanage but adopted by English parents claims REAL father was world’s most wanted criminal… drug lord Pablo Escobar Public school-educated Briton believes he is secret love-child of Pablo Escobar Phillip Witcomb, 53,…

Celebrity Hacks for Back to School

Celebrity Hacks for Back to School

Pin While it’s true that celebrities’ lives don’t always look like the rest of ours, parenting is an equalizer. It doesn’t matter who you are or where you’re from — when it comes time to send our kiddos back to school, we…

Griffin hits back at Gould's claims he was too 'old school'

Griffin hits back at Gould's claims he was too 'old school'

Anthony Griffin has hit back at Phil Gould’s suggestion he was too “old school” for Penrith, saying the Panthers supremo could be accused of the same thing after being out of the coaching game for two decades. Griffin was sensationally sacked with…

How migrant pupils are more positive about school than native peers

How migrant pupils are more positive about school than native peers

How migrant pupils are more positive about school than their British peers and have a ‘contagious’ thirst for learning Children from immigrant backgrounds are more positive about school Foreign heritage children were about 60 per cent more positive about education Report’s co-author…

The Islamic school run from the home of a rapist

The Islamic school run from the home of a rapist

The Islamic school run from the home of a rapist: Owner attacked girl, 16, but council can’t prevent his wife teaching primary pupils in the front room Ghulam Haider, 61, was jailed for six years in 2006 for raping a 16-year-old His…

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…