Following last week's GCSE results day, academies and colleges around the Isle of Wight will be sharing a more detail breakdown of attainment. This article will be updated throughout the day.
Isle of Wight education
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Initial reports suggest that schools on the Isle of Wight appear to compare favourably with national averages and in some cases, have improved significantly – against the national trend of a decline in results.
Friday, 26th August, 2016 11:12am
By IW Council Press Office with 24 readers' comments
OnTheWight will update you throughout the day with Isle of Wight GCSE results as they come in from the various schools.
Thursday, 25th August, 2016 6:44am
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
Less than a month after referring to the Isle of Wight as a ghetto with a mass of crime and inbreeding, the chair of Ofsted has resigned from his post.
Tuesday, 23rd August, 2016 11:11am
By Sally Perry with 41 readers' comments
OnTheWight will update you throughout the day with Isle of Wight A level results as they come in from the various colleges.
Thursday, 18th August, 2016 9:16am
By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments
Congratulations to Ryde Academy student, Daisy McVicar, who has been presented with an Ogden Schools Physicist of the Year (SPOTY) award.
Friday, 12th August, 2016 11:41am
By Nat Nelson with one comment
The Chair of the Isle of Wight NHS Trust is the latest to condemn the ghetto comments made by David Hoare. Eve Richardson says his comments could be damaging to the vital recruitment drive.
Wednesday, 10th August, 2016 2:15pm
By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments
A former war reporter filmed on the Isle of Wight for a C4 News feature about the so-called "poor, white ghetto" with a "mass of crime and drug problems" and inbreeding. You can watch it here.
Tuesday, 9th August, 2016 3:52pm
By Sally Perry with 84 readers' comments
A massive back-peddling from the Chair of Ofsted, David Hoare, as he admits what he said was wrong, replacing his insults with it's a 'wonderful part of the country'. Let's hope this gets as much national attention as the slurs did.
Tuesday, 9th August, 2016 1:53pm
By Sally Perry with 36 readers' comments
The Isle of Wight Labour Party calls for an educational task force to be set up to look at the problems with schools on the Isle of Wight following the inaccurate and detrimental comments made by Ofsted chair, David Hoare.
Monday, 8th August, 2016 4:04pm
By Ed Gouge with 12 readers' comments