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All 2 results for cuckoo speaker:Lord Hill of Oareford

Education: Development of Excellence — Motion to Take Note (18 Oct 2012)

Lord Hill of Oareford: ...that no one would want to take up the challenge of opening new schools. I think that they underestimated the passion of teachers and local groups to help children. One of my favourite examples is Cuckoo Hall in Enfield where, this year, 94% of pupils achieved level 4 in English and Maths. Its outstanding head turned around a failing school a few years ago. In the past two years she has...

Schools: Well-being and Personal and Social Needs — Motion to Take Note (14 Jun 2012)

Lord Hill of Oareford: ...well-being as being polar opposites. We know that there are schools in this country with very challenging intakes that outperform schools in much wealthier areas with much more favoured intakes. Cuckoo Hall school in Enfield and Thomas Jones primary school in North Kensington do not have an attainment gap. In both schools, exactly the same percentage of children eligible for free school...

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