Championing Education

Our education services do a phenomenal job with our constituency but with no provision for post-16 and one of the highest computer illiteracy rates in the region more must be done to tackle both of these issues.

 

Mark Fletcher MP brings up Bolsover's lack of Post-16 Provision in the Chamber - 2nd March 2020
Today In the chamber, I asked ministers from the Department of Education what was is being done to bolster provisions for post-16 education in our constituency.

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Mark Fletcher MP visits OUTSTANDING Pinxton School

This morning I had the absolute pleasure of meeting Anne Ingle, headteacher of Pinxton Village Academies, part of the Flying High Trust. I visited Longwood and John King Infant schools.

New Sixth Form coming soon to Bolsover

It's been a tremendous day in Bolsover following the announcement this morning that we will soon have post-16 education in the constituency !

Mark speaks with Education Secretary about Bolsover's new Sixth Form

I am absolutely delighted to announce that after nearly four years of hard work and campaigning, the Government have accepted the 16-19 Free School application from The Bolsover School - meaning Post-16 education is returning to the Bolsover Constituency! 

Tibshelf Primary School Petition

Tibshelf Primary School Petition

This is your last chance to sign our petition for a new, combined, primary school for Tibshelf.

Both myself and local County Councillor, Cllr James Barron - Tibshelf Division, are in favour of these proposals but we need your support!

School Funding Announcement

Our schools will receive record funding in 24/25 with per pupil funding at around £6,000. Schools will now get more money for pupils than ever before.