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Newham Athletics Championships

Newham Athletics Championships

Tuesday, 29 May 2018
On Tuesday 22nd May the top athletes from FGCS participated in the Newham Athletics Championships. Over the course of the day we collected 6 gold medals, 12 silver medals and 8 bronze medals. 23...
Salad Bar

Salad and Smoothie Bar

Tuesday, 17 April 2018
New for the summer term, this is the revamped salad and smoothie bar, which is proving to be a big hit with students.
Expansion Plans

School Expansion Plans

Monday, 09 April 2018
Building works that will see the school increase by a planned two forms of entry are due to start in summer. Our Outstanding school was asked to expand by Newham Council to accommodate the growing...
World Class Schools Quality Mark

World Class Schools Quality Mark

Friday, 23 March 2018
Forest Gate Community School has joined an elite group of schools to be awarded the World Class Schools Quality Mark (WCSQM). Our OFSTED-rated outstanding school, which also scored the sixth-best...
Food Carousel Winners

Food Carousel Winners

Thursday, 22 March 2018
The students in the food carousel have been working really hard to come up with a winning menu that will be cooked in the canteen for the whole school. Year 8 were chosen as the winners by Head Chef...
MAS Trip to Oxford University

MAS Trip to Oxford University

Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Year 9 and 10 students out at Wadham College - one of the colleges that make up Oxford University. They enjoyed the Russian masterclass and campus tour. It was nice to hear them ask about academic...
Walking All Over Cancer

Walking All Over Cancer

Wednesday, 28 February 2018
The staff at Forest Gate Community School will be 'walking all over cancer' during the month of March. They endeavour to complete 10,000 steps a day for 31 days to raise money for Cancer Research....
Battle of the Bands

Battle of the Bands

Tuesday, 27 February 2018
On Thursday 22nd February 3 GCSE Music students from Year 10 participated in a competition called 'Battle of the Bands'. This was held at Plashet School in East London. The students were nervous but...
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...

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