There are more than 150 schools in Cheshire West, including nursery schools, infant schools, primary schools, secondary schools, special schools and a pupil referral unit. There are also colleges such as West Cheshire College, the College of Law and Sir John Deane's College and the University of Chester.

Picture gallery: Back to school in Ellesmere Port

More of your pictures as your kids return to school

Atlantic Drifters bring ocean rowing boat to Grosvenor Rowing Club

Duo will raise funds for Chester-based OAKS charity

IN PICTURES: Ellesmere Port goes back to school

Pictures of your kids as they return to school

In pictures: A third gallery of your Back to School photographs

We had a great response to our request for your Back to School pictures

'My daughter took her own life as she was too afraid to appear in Chester court with the man who raped her'

Ceri Linden took her own life just days after she was raped at a Saltney house
Mum of Ceri Linden, raped on a night out in Chester with friends, says her daughter was terrified of reliving her nightmare in court


IN PICTURES: Ellesmere Port goes back to school

Pictures of your kids as they return to school

Cheshire Phoenix Wheelchair Basketball Club boosted by sponsorship from Jane Lewis

Cheshire Phoenix Wheelchair Basketball Club have had their new kit sponsored by Jane Lewis Healthcare
Chester-based community club have had their kit sponsored by the healthcare specialists

Blacon High School issues statement after fake online article claims school devastated by fire

School will reopen on Wednesday, September 2, as planned

University of Chester

Council gives planning permission to University Cathedral Free School despite raising health & safety concerns

Free school will open for the new academic year on September 3

Chester Students' Union is region's number one according to survey

National Student Survey also rates university as third best in North West

Another 80-bed student complex planned for Chester city centre

Developers want to build an accommodation block off Hunter Street


GCSE results 2015: Abbey Gate College

Twin celebrations all round at Saighton college

West Cheshire College justifies new signage at under-threat campus

Handbridge site is still set to close but new signs have gone up this summer

West Cheshire College student lands top role at London drama college

Performing arts student George Price will take up a place at Mountview Drama School in London

Public Schools

GCSE results 2015: The King's School Chester

98% of passes graded A*-C at the Wrexham Road independent school

GCSE results 2015: The Queen's School Chester

High fliers celebrate at city's independent girls' school

GCSE Results: The Hammond School

Ninety-four per cent of students secured A*-C grades

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