10th June 2011 at 01:00

A flying success: teaching assistant Frazer Smith (bottom), from Ravensdale Junior School in Mickleover, Derby, skydives to help raise #163;58,000 for an overhaul of the school's kitchen.

Pupils at Thornhill Primary, London, help raise awareness of children living in institutionalised care. 1 June is often chosen as the day these children mark their birthdays; many never know their real birth date.

Newcastle Church High School pupil Rachel Tsang recently performed at the Royal Festival Hall with world-renowned pianist Lang Lang. The 10-year-old has already reached grade 6 in piano.

TV presenter Tommy Walsh (right) launches the regional heats of the SkillBuild and Skill ME contests, held at Barking and Dagenham College.

St Columba's Primary School in Kilrea, Northern Ireland, celebrates picking up an "Edward" award from charity Epilepsy Action for its work in supporting pupils with epilepsy.

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