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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...
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....

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