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History trip to Ypres

History trip to WWI battlefields in Ypres

Thursday, 15 February 2018
The History Department organised a visit to the WWI battlefields in Ypres, Belgium for Year 8 pupils recently. The visit was designed to give pupils the opportunity to consolidate their learning on...
GCSE Drama at Stratford

GCSE Drama at Stratford

Tuesday, 13 February 2018
GCSE Drama students from Year 10 and Year 9 attended a workshop facilitated by Theatre Royal Stratford East as part of their Share Our Stage education programme. Students were split into groups and...
Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Memorial Day

Friday, 02 February 2018
On Friday 26th January, Year 8 pupils visited Newham Town Hall in East Ham for Newham's annual Holocaust Memorial Day event. They attended the event, representing FGCS and took part in the...
Master Mission Awards 2018

Master Mission Awards

Friday, 02 February 2018
We recently held our second round of Master Mission Awards Evenings where we celebrated the achievements of students in Years 7 to 10, who had achieved their Bronze and Silver Master Mission Awards....
Remembrance Day Poppies

Remembrance Day Poppies

Friday, 10 November 2017
We have a new display in our reception area of clay poppies sculpted to commemorate Remembrance Day. The small plinths list the names of 'The Unremembered' - a group of men and women from the Labour...
Gothic Literature Day

Gothic Literature Day

Friday, 10 November 2017
Friday 3rd November was Gothic Literature Day at FGCS. There was a buzz about the place and some brilliant fancy dress efforts. When discussing the theme, six students separately said they had been...
Jack Petchey Awards Evening

Jack Petchey Awards Evening

Monday, 02 October 2017
A big congratulations to our students who were recognised for their outstanding achievements at the Jack Petchey Awards Evening. This special occasion was held at the O2 on Monday 25th September....
Cell Model Cake

Cell Model Cake

Monday, 25 September 2017
This cake is a brilliantly creative approach to building a plant cell model, made by Marwa Tahir in 7G. The homework task was to build a 3D model of an animal or plant cell. Marwa has labelled the...
GCSE Results 2017

Outstanding GCSE Results

Tuesday, 12 September 2017
76% of students gained grade 4 (old grade C) or more in English & Maths 64% of students gained grade 5 (old strong grade C) or more in English & Maths...
Kaashif

Kaashif is off to Eton with 13 A*/As!

Tuesday, 29 August 2017
FGCS pupil Kaashif Kamaly is to follow in the footsteps of Prime Ministers and Princes after 13 A*/A grade GCSEs earned him a sixth form scholarship at Eton. Straight A student Kaashif, 16, says he...

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