Military badges presented to Rockwood Academy’s cadets


Cadets at Rockwood Academy showed off their new skills during a special ceremony which saw them being presented with their military badges. Dignitaries from the West Midlands were among the […]

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Rockwood Academy Cadets Enjoy Trip Away


Members of the Combined Cadet Force Unit at a school run by CORE Education Trust spent a weekend with Army experts learning new skills and taking part in team building […]

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Community Hub launches at Nansen Primary School for Alum Rock residents


A Community Hub has been created in the grounds of Nansen Primary School to provide families and residents with a range of services. The Hub is located in the former canteen […]

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Nansen Primary School pupils showcase new sign language skills to raise money for deaf people


PUPILS at Nansen Primary School joined hands to sign and sing to raise money for a charity that supports vulnerable deaf children and adults. All 963 pupils at Nansen Primary […]

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Rockwood Academy joins forces with charity Homeless Heroes to help Birmingham’s homeless


Rockwood Academy, run by CORE Education Trust, has begun an ongoing partnership with Homeless Heroes which will see pupils and staff raising funds and helping out at the charity’s soup […]

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Nansen Primary School cook retires after 30 years


The head cook at Nansen Primary School has finally hung up her apron – 30 years after joining the school. Marian Cullinan, joined Nansen Primary School in 1985, aged 31, […]

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Ammo Talwar MBE is Appointed Chair of CORE Education Trust


A MUSIC and arts champion has been appointed to help lead CORE Education Trust. Ammo Talwar, who was awarded an MBE in 2008 for his services to music and young […]

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CORE Education Trust welcomes Government’s multi-million investment in music and arts education


A TRUST which runs two Birmingham schools has welcomed the Government’s decision to invest more than £300 million in music and arts education. CORE Education Trust was established in March […]

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CORE Education Trust is short-listed for ‘turnaround’ award


A TRUST which runs two schools that have undergone a phenomenal transformation has been short-listed for an award. CORE Education Trust was established in March 2015 and runs Nansen Primary […]

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Pupils’ joy as Pudsey visits Nansen Primary School


PUPILS at a Nansen Primary School were treated to a surprise visit from Pudsey Bear as they joined the start of a fund-raising drive in aid of BBC Children in […]

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Defence Secretary visits new combined cadet force unit at Rockwood Academy


Defence Secretary Michael Fallon visited Rockwood Academy as it launched its new Combined Cadet Force unit. Rockwood Academy, run by CORE Education Trust, has become one of the latest schools […]

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Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson welcomes CORE Education Trust CEO to ukactive


The chief of CORE Education Trust has joined forces with a charity aimed at encouraging pupils to be more active. CEO Adrian Packer has become an independent non-executive director of […]

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