A Newark school was presented with the School Games Gold Award for their hard work encouraging their pupils to participate in sports.
Across Nottinghamshire, more than 2,300 families had not applied for a school place by the middle of October.
Robert Jenrick, Housing, Communities and Local Government Secretary, took to Twitter to make the announcement.
Seven local schools are working with The Shaw Mind Foundation and The Major Oak Pop Choir to record an original song.
A district full council meeting voted in favour of the scheme, led by mental health charities Mind and Rethink Mental Illness, with two abstentions.
Gareth Baker visited Coddington Primary School to meet the staff and children to celebrate becoming the school’s new reading and writing patron.
Newark MP Robert Jenrick has announced that six schools across the district will be receiving more than £5,000 per pupil for the next school year.
Chuter Ede Primary School’s year five pupils at both the Fernwood and Balderton sites had a visit from StarLincs mobile planetarium.
Emma Fegan, 39, of Hoveringham, died on Tuesday, September 24, after her car left Hoveringham Road and ended up in the river.
The plan was put together by a newly-created steering group after the district council declared a climate emergency in June.
The primary school officially opened its new £20,000 outdoor classroom, created for their foundation unit pupils.