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Conference for 800 teachers to highlight essentials for learning in the Isle of Man

[Joel Smith - Education Improvement Adviser[1].jpg]On 1 June, over 800 teaching staff on the Island will attend the Department of Education, Spo...

Lucky winners of Youth Survey presented with prizes

[Isle of Man Youth Survey prizes.jpg]A random selection of 15 young people who completed the 2018 Youth Surveyhave been presented prizes by the Mini...

Island’s biggest youth sporting event kicks-off with 1,200 strong parade

[Screen Shot 2018-05-12 at 19.59.57.png] The Island’s National Sports Centre (NSC) was awash with colour this morning when 1,200 participants pa...

New Walk and Talk routes take in the Manx countryside

[Screen Shot 2018-05-03 at 21.13.48.png]The popular Walk and Talk scheme from Manx Sport and Recreation is ‘going green’ between May and August ...

Over 1,000 children gear-up for Island’s biggest youth sport event

[Manx Youth Games Opening Ceremony 2017.jpeg]The seventeenth annual Manx Youth Games swings into action next week with over 1,000 children expec...

Ramsey Grammar School and Ballakermeen High School Link Up for Work Experience in Germany

[Bayreuth.png]Following on from its success at Ballakermeen High School 4 years ago, Ramsey Grammar School Headteacher, Annette Baker, has relau...

Government support to encourage more people to get into sport

[Screen Shot 2018-05-01 at 14.31.36.png]A new initiative has launched to encourage adults of all ages and abilities to get involved in sport. ...

Bike 4 Life aims to help improve wellbeing and fitness this summer

[Screen Shot 2018-04-30 at 17.45.18.png]Those who are interested in biking are being encouraged to sign-up for a new Bike 4 Life scheme by Manx...

Commonwealth silver medallist Tim Kneale thanks Island for its support

[Tim Kneale__________wi840he560mocropbgwhite.JPG]An informal homecoming reception was held Thursday, 26 April at the National Sports Centre to...

Next Coaches Breakfast Club heads south to Colby

[Martin Bullock.jpg]The fourth Coaches Breakfast Club will complete its regional tour of the Island in the southern reaches of Colby later this m...

Figures on good level of development for school reception classes released

[DEC Minister Graham Cregeen MHK.JPG]The Department for Education, Sport and Culture has announced the percentages of children that have reached...

Chief Minister praises schools’ work with UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man

[howard-quayle-chief-minister_218x327.jpg]Chief Minister Howard Quayle MHK is praising young people’s significant contribution to the Island’s f...

Nominations invited for North American Manx Awards

[160da.png]The endeavours and achievements of young people will again be celebrated through the North American Manx Awards. The Depar...

Minister praises outstanding Manx musical talent at BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards

The Isle of Man’s outstanding musical talent has been praised by Graham Cregeen MHK, Minister for Education, Sport and Culture, following success ...

Manx sporting talent hailed by Minister as Commonwealth Games open

A fantastic showcase of Manx sporting talent is how Graham Cregeen MHK described the Isle of Man’s Commonwealth Games team as proceedings got unde...

Parents informed of school review outcomes

The Director of Education, Geoff Moorcroft, says that the rigour of quality assurance of schools in the Isle of Man is improving education for pu...

Only two formal objections to co-location of schools

[st.JPG]Just two formal objections have been received by the Department of Education, Sport and Culture following its public notice setting out ...

School lights the way for ‘earth hour’

[Manor Park Primary March 2018[4] copy.jpg]An Isle of Man school is marking Earth Hour (24th March) in a unique way – by turning used plastic mi...

NSC Fitness Zone and spa suite likely to be closed for three weeks

[Damage to men's changing room.jpg]The male changing area damaged by fire last week at the National Sports Centre has been released back to the ...

New bursary available for aspiring young musicians

[Roz Kelly.jpg] Two aspiring young Manx musicians could benefit from a new annual bursary of up to £1,000 each to fund a place at music summer sc...