In pictures: School Report News Day 2013

21 March 2013 Last updated at 12:11

School Reporters from around the UK are taking part in an amazing day of reporting as the project runs its seventh annual News Day.
Students study the newspapers at their desks for BBC News School Report
School Reporters at Wren School get down to business
Mayfield Grammar School students stand in the classroom for a photograph
Mayfield Grammar School prepare for a busy day ahead
Students gather before their school building and scream in excitement for News Day 2013
Make some noise for News Day! Priory School in Orpington scream in excitement as they prepare for the day
Students stand together in class for a School Report photo
Young journalists at Hayfield School in Doncaster have been busy finding the latest scoop for School Report News Day 2013
Students at Deer Park School Cirencester
Deer Park School Cirencester students at their first editorial meeting, deciding which stories to cover
Dallam School students
Dallam School Reporters enjoy a photograph with Jennie Dennet of BBC Radio Cumbria
Students from Trinity High gather around the table for a breakfast meeting whilst reading newspapers
Young journalists at Trinity High enjoy a breakfast meeting whilst catching up on the daily headlines
Students from Big Wood School gather outside to highlight the importance of road safety
Big Wood School Reporters take to the streets to highlight the importance of road safety
Left: Students of Samworth Church Academy stand together for the camera. Right: Students pose with their School Report camera equipment
Kieran, Alicia and Finn of Samworth Church Academy have enjoyed their experience on BBC Breakfast this morning
Bolingbroke News team
Bolingbroke news team are raring to go and will be making news reports about student council elections, Bolingbroke vs Ashcroft, the school charity fun run and world news stories too
Gryffe High School students sit before their computers
Adeel, Shona, Andrew, Lauren and Sophie working on their reports in Gryffe High School - some of the team will be at BBC Scotland, Pacific Quay
Lampton School students stand in the classroom for a photograph
Lampton School Reporters will be interviewing author, Marcus Sedgwick, for BBC News School Report 2013
Pool Hayes Arts and Community School students gather for a photograph
Mr Ahmed from Pool Hayes Arts and Community School sent in this photo - the pupils have "worked really well" finding news stories and putting them together
Northfleet School students jump in the air for a School Report photograph
Northfleet School students jump for joy on School Report News Day - we hope that's the case everywhere
Students at Clifton A Community Arts School study newspapers for News Day 2013
The news team at Clifton A Community Arts School study the newspapers for today's scoop
Bell's Brae Primary students pose before the camera in their classroom
For School Report News Day 2013, Bell's Brae Primary students talk about how 'Dance Pony Dance' has put their local area on a global stage
Students at Bebington High Sports College prepare the camera and microphone for filming
Bebington High Sports College are geared up for School Report News Day
Caister High School stand before the camera with School Report posters in hand
Caister High School prepare for a "high pressure day" in the news room
Calderstones School gather around the table for a photograph
Calderstones School gather for a photo before taking a trip down to BBC Radio Merseyside for BBC News School Report 2013
News Day in numbers
The day was about much more than numbers - but if you want to know some of the key facts, here they are in picture form!