Cricket Stars at FGCS

Thursday, 04 July 2013
On Tuesday 2nd July 2013, seven of our boys from Year 8, 9 and 10 represented Newham to compete in the Dongray Cricket Trust trophy. This is a prestigious trophy that has been running since 1968,...

Gym is Gateway to Increase Fitness

Wednesday, 03 July 2013
Gym plans expansion - and is commited to getting the community moving. Advertisement Feature from the Newham Recorder.

UK Junior Mathematics Challenge

Tuesday, 25 June 2013
Congratulation to Forest Gate’s young mathematicians who performed exceptionally well in the Junior Mathematical Challenge. Competing against over 3700 schools our students achieved 4 Gold...

Jack Petchey "Speak Out" Challenge!

Thursday, 23 May 2013
FGCS student Alexis Marinou is 3rd place winner. Alexis was up against 20 really confident and articulate Year 10 speakers in the Jack Petchey Speak Out Challenge and was awarded 3rd place, in part...

Dancer Fire turns up the heat at school

Wednesday, 20 March 2013
Article from this week's Newham Recorder

Ofsted Update

Monday, 11 February 2013
Ofsted have indicated that they are unlikely to inspect FGCS until May 2014.  They have carried out an interim assessment of our data and concluded that our good performance has been sustained. We...

BBC School Report 2013

Thursday, 31 January 2013
We’re delighted to be part of BBC School Report 2013. This is where we will post our news and run our own in-school event. Visit our very own webpage for more information. School Report 2013

First Muslim Women to Represent the USA in Fencing visits School

Monday, 28 January 2013
Ibtihaj Muhammad is the first Muslim women to represent the USA in any sport. She is ranked 11 in the world for women fencers. So Forest Gate Community School students were delighted to receive an...

FGCS features in 'Teach Secondary' Magazine

Wednesday, 09 January 2013
When Simon Elliott took up the position of head teacher at Forest Gate Community School in the London Borough of Newham in January 2011 he found, in his words, an establishment “in hiatus; looking...

Staff Development Room

Monday, 07 January 2013
Staff at FGCS are becoming film stars in a bid to share good practice and celebrate outstanding lessons with their colleagues. Through peer support, self reflection, coaching and supportive...