Countdown to the first Year 11 exam


Communications and Online Payments

From 30th August 2019, the school will use a new communications and online payment service for all communications to parents/carers and for online payments including school meals. Please visit the following page for details:

GCSE Results Day - 22 August 2019

GCSE Results Day will take place on Thursday 22 August 2019, 10am - 12pm.

Changes to FGCS

Please read the following letter concerning changes to FGCS:

Changes to FGCS - July 2019

2019-20 Open Evening and Open Days

These are the dates for our open evening and open days:

Open Evening:

  • Tuesday 1st October 2019

Open Days:

  • ​Thursday 3rd October 2019
  • Friday 4th October 2019

Closure of Kuhn Way

Please read the following letter concerning the closure of Kuhn Way:

Closure of Kuhn Way - June 2019

25 Reasons to Join FGCS / Our Outstanding Staff

School Expansion Newsletter

Please see the following newsletter concerning the school's expansion project:

School Expansion Newsletter - May 2019

FGCS Alumni Sign-up

If you are an ex student we would love to know what you are up to so we can keep you posted with events and welcome you back to speak to and inspire our next generation of outstanding students. Please sign up using this google form and we will be in touch:

Parental Photo Consent

All parents/carers need to give their consent again in regards to photographs being taken of their child at Forest Gate Community School. Please click on the following link to complete the form:


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