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DESC chief officer leaves role

The Chief Executive of the Department of Education, Sport and Culture (DESC) has today left his role with the Isle of Man Government. Professor Ronald Barr,...
Friday, 25 September 2020

Chief Minister delivers independent report on education

An independent report into the effectiveness of the Department of Education, Sport and Culture’s (DESC) management and its relationship with schools has been...
Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Isle of Man Government invests in education

Parents, pupils and school staff will be able to view plans for a proposed new science and technology block at QEII High School on Tuesday when they go on...
Monday, 21 September 2020

Swimmer thanks lifeguards and paramedics who saved his life

A man who suffered a cardiac arrest while swimming at the National Sports Centre (NSC) has returned to the pool to thank the lifeguards and paramedics who...
Thursday, 17 September 2020

Pupils set to return to school with attendance compulsory

Thousands of pupils in the Isle of Man will be welcomed back to their classes next week, for the start of the new school year.  With the risk of children...
Wednesday, 2 September 2020

Support for students to travel off-Island by air

The Isle of Man Government has worked with Loganair to make travel for students easier and more affordable. Next month will see many Isle of Man students...
Wednesday, 26 August 2020

Isle of Man Arts Council announces annual student awards

The Isle of Man Arts Council has announced the recipients of its annual student awards for 2020/21.  Awarded to students moving into or currently in further or...
Monday, 24 August 2020

Over 800 Isle of Man students to receive GCSE results

Tomorrow (Thursday 20 August) over 800 Year 11 students from the Island’s five secondary schools will receive their full Level 1 and 2 qualification results...
Wednesday, 19 August 2020

Isle of Man Sport Coaching Festival 2020

The Isle of Man Sport Coaching Festival will take place on Saturday-Sunday 12-13 September after being postponed due the coronavirus pandemic.  Now in its...
Tuesday, 18 August 2020

Island students achieve excellent A-level results despite pandemic

The majority of A-level students have achieved the grades close to what they were expecting, however many students have had their grades reduced by the...
Thursday, 13 August 2020
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