Education

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.

Ellesmere Port Catholic High bounces back from special measures to be rated good by Ofsted

'Outstanding leadership provided by the inspirational, dedicated headteacher has been the impetus to rapid improvement'

Charming worm festival drums up the crowds at Tattenhall Park Primary School

Families take part in fundraising event with a difference for fourth year

Highfield Primary School doodles get seal of approval from children's laureate

Children's laureate Chris Riddell dedicated his own sketch to Year 5 pupils from Blacon school

Overleigh St Mary's win Chester Annual Primary Schools Fencing Tournament

'Everyone in the team really came together and were an absolute credit to themselves and the school'

Shocklach toddler Aash Jai-Evans to undergo operation for the chance to live a pain-free life

Four-year-old Aash Jai-Evans has diplegic cerebral palsy and lives in constant pain

Schools

Ellesmere Port Catholic High bounces back from special measures to be rated good by Ofsted

'Outstanding leadership provided by the inspirational, dedicated headteacher has been the impetus to rapid improvement'

PICTURE GALLERY: Christleton High School prom 2015

Students enjoy evening at St David's Park Hotel

PICTURE GALLERY: Upton-by-Chester High School prom

Glorious evening to celebrate the end of the year 11 exams

University of Chester

The University of Chester fireworks display from the Queen's Park site in March 2015

University of Chester fireworks complaints prompt review

University to look again at its distribution policies after some households not notified about the display

Chester student housing proposal at bakery backed by planners

But concerned council leader 'calls in' bid for site next to fire station

S Club 7 visit Chester Cruise nightclub

S Club 7's Bradley McIntosh, Jo OMeara and Tina Barrett with Beans promoter Mike Hannigan (centre) and Beans events manager Jamie Northrop at the Beans student night in Cruise nightclub on Monday evening. Picture courtesy of Beans
Three members of chart-topping band took to the stage of city centre venue

Colleges

National Superstock ace Joe Francis starred at Snetterton

Motorsport round-up: Joe Francis back on the podium; Howie ninth in standings; Meyrick second; Seb hits form

Backford Bullet bounces back while Mainwaring has a mixed time in BSB races

Colin Jackson rewards top students at West Cheshire College

World champion and Olympic silver medallist Colin Jackson presents honours at annual awards ceremony

Chester Midsummer Watch parade brightens city streets

Annual medieval parade takes place during rain and shine

Public Schools

In Pictures: Bishop Libby Lane attends Hammond School Guys and Dolls gala evening

Proceeds of event divided between Cheshire Community Foundation and the school

In Pictures: The Lion King roars into life at The King's School

Junior pupils perform in iconic musical

PICTURE GALLERY: The Queen's School prom

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Year 11 Queen's girls celebrate at Chester Racecourse

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