The Evening Gazette says.
Hard work by staff, pupils and education bosses is clearly paying off with performance tables showing standards are rising.
Our education achievements continue to climb, giving us just cause to celebrate.
Front runners in today's rankings have turned out a truly impressive performance.
But it's not just about those at the top of the table.
Drive and determination is seeing improvement at schools around our region.
And it's important to recognise progress as well as grades.
Let's see that improvement continue.
HUNDREDS of jobs, new enterprises and a greater entrepreneurial spirit.
That's just some of the benefits heading to Redcar and Cleveland thanks to a pounds 10.9m cash win.
Money from the Government's Local Enterprise Growth Initiative is now set to fuel growth and development in the borough during the next three years.
This kind of funding is vital to our region, helping harness potential and create an exciting future.
We want to see fledgling firms grow into bigger businesses, encourage more people to set up their own firms and create new opportunities for people of all ages.
This is a great region, where it's possible to build a bright future.
Let's hope this cash really makes a difference.