Education, Training and Careers News

New bike shed encourages Ballaugh pupils to cycle to school

Ballaugh Primary School is celebrating a new addition to its grounds, in the form of an impressive pinewood bike shed and shelter.  The shed was built by...
Friday, 22 September 2017

Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Island presentation evening

The coordinator of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) in the Island has spoken of its ongoing value to young people. Founded by His Royal Highness the Duke...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

90 years old this month

St. Ninian’s Upper School site - 90th Anniversary on the  26th and 28th September (7pm to 9pm approx). The Friends of St. Ninian’s High School are celebrating...
Monday, 18 September 2017

Home educators reminded to register

Parents of children who are home or privately educated are reminded of the requirement to register with the Department of Education and Children (DEC).  The...
Monday, 18 September 2017

Unique free workshop for endurance coaches

The physiology of endurance athletes is the subject of a unique interactive workshop being held next month in the Isle of Man. Dr Andi Drake – who works with...
Tuesday, 12 September 2017

New intake of young athletes for Isle of Man Sport Aid Academy

The Isle of Man Sport Aid Academy is welcoming more than 60 young Manx athletes onto the programme on Friday 15 September. Following the success of the...
Tuesday, 12 September 2017

New youth head outlines vision for service

The new head of the Youth Service says he wants young people to have the best possible opportunities as they grow up in the Isle of Man.  Nigel Howard has been...
Tuesday, 5 September 2017

Provisional GCSE examination results, 2017

Key features of the provisional 2017 GCSE results The provisional GCSE results for Island pupils in the Department of Education and Children’s five secondary...
Thursday, 24 August 2017

Launch of TheatreFest 17

TheatreFest returns to The Studio Theatre at Ballakermeen High School, Douglas, this October. There are exciting new features to the festival, which is in...
Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Provisional A level examination results, 2017

Key features of the provisional 2017 A level results The 2017 A level results in the Department of Education and Children (DEC’s) five secondary schools...
Thursday, 17 August 2017