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Are you entitled to £90 summer food voucher?

Are you entitled to £90 summer food voucher?

Families who qualify for free school meals, and so could be entitled to £90 supermarket vouchers this summer, could have just days left to apply.

Budding young poets urged to get writing

Budding young poets urged to get writing

An annual poetry contest for five to 18-year-olds cross Kent is urging young people to think about the planet, nature and climate change this year.

M&S Little Shop back with new summer range

M&S Little Shop back with new summer range

Youngsters keen to play 'shops' will want to get their hands on the latest M&S Little Shop miniatures released for summer.

Refunds for school bus pass payments

Refunds for school bus pass payments

Kent County Council says families with a Kent Travel Saver pass for their child will be entitled to partial refunds because of coronavirus.

One in four parents say schools fail to tackle bullies

One in four parents say schools fail to tackle bullies

Almost 25% of parents whose child has been bullied in Kent say their school did not deal with the situation quickly or effectively enough.

New education guide for Kent and Medway

New education guide for Kent and Medway

As schools plan for a full return to class in September, we've added a new section to our website to bring you the latest news and information.

Deadline nears for Kent Test registration

Deadline nears for Kent Test registration

Families have just hours left to complete this year's Kent Test registration despite proposals to push the grammar school assessment back to October.

Take part in a virtual non-uniform day

Take part in a virtual non-uniform day

A children's charity which has seen a massive drop in income is asking schools, families and workplaces to support its non-uniform event virtually.

Christmas lights trail puts tickets on sale

Christmas lights trail puts tickets on sale

Despite the scorching temperatures tickets for a Christmas lights trail are on sale - with proposed restrictions at the event because of coronavirus.

How to measure your child for school uniform

How to measure your child for school uniform

One of Kent's biggest suppliers of school uniform has filmed videos to show parents how to measure their own children for uniform this summer.

100-day return policy for school uniform

100-day return policy for school uniform

One of Kent's largest uniform suppliers is extending its return policy as question marks remain over exactly how children will return to school.

Plans to delay Kent Test

Plans to delay Kent Test

Proposals have been put forward to delay the Kent Test but parents will have to wait until at least the middle of July before a decision is reached.

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Free HappySelf Journals for pupils

Free HappySelf Journals for pupils

HappySelf Journals, which boost children's mental health and happiness, are to be given free to thousands of pupils by the Kent company behind them.

Twinkl ends free access for parents

Twinkl ends free access for parents

One of the biggest providers of online learning materials has ended the free access it gave parents to its resources at the start of the pandemic.

David Walliams returns with World's Worst Parents

David Walliams returns with World's Worst Parents

Best selling children's author David Walliams has written a new book for kids in lockdown which will be released next month.

Medway Test delayed due to Covid-19

Medway Test delayed due to Covid-19

The Medway Test is being delayed, Medway Council has confirmed.

Joe Wicks to scale back PE classes

Joe Wicks to scale back PE classes

After 13 weeks of live PE classes for kids, Body Coach Joe Wicks has announced changes to the workouts first launched at the start of the pandemic.

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