GCSE Music Trip

Year 9 GCSE Music Trip

Tuesday, 26 January 2016
Last week Year 9 GCSE Music students visited the west end's Apollo Theatre to see 'Wicked' the Musical. It tells the untold story of the witches of Oz through music, dance and drama. Students and...
History Trip to Ypres

History Trip to Ypres

Wednesday, 06 January 2016
The History Department organised a visit to the WWI battlefields in Ypres, Belgium for forty-six Year 8 pupils before the Christmas holidays. The visit was planned to help further pupil learning on...
RE Trip

Religious Education trip to celebrate FGCS diversity!

Monday, 14 December 2015
The students of Forest Gate Community School had some unique opportunities; visiting places of worship. The most recent visit was a trip to the Sikh Temple Ramgarhia Gurdwara on Neville Road....

FGCS Rugby Team Win Their First Ever Match!

Friday, 27 November 2015
Forest Gate Community School celebrated victory over Chobham Academy in their first-ever rugby match. The mixed year eight and nine team have only been training since September, but they scored 13...
Conductive Music

Conductive Music

Monday, 16 November 2015
Last week ‘Conductive Music’ returned for this year's series of workshops helping Year 9 Music students to create their own electronic instruments and music using everyday objects, circuit building,...
Book Donation

FGCS Donates Books to Ghana

Monday, 16 November 2015
Following some spring cleaning in the Science department, Mr Charles the Science Technician and Mr Yuri, a teacher, suggested that we sent our old science textbooks to a good cause. The books were...

Happy Birthday FGCS!

Wednesday, 04 November 2015
On 23rd October we celebrated our 50th anniversary, with a fantastic afternoon of events including a 60s style fair, 60s fancy dress and an exhibition of students' work. This was followed by an...

Outstanding GCSE Results!

Wednesday, 16 September 2015
We had outstanding results this year! Well done to the whole community.   73% students got grade C or higher in both Maths and English! 71% of students got 5 GCSEs A*-C with English and Maths!  ...

Guardian report on fantastic GCSE results

Tuesday, 15 September 2015
The school's fantastic GCSE results have been featured in the Guardian newspaper! There were also heartwarming tales of triumph over adversity, such as the story of two students from Forest Gate...

FGCS Food Champion says ‘Don’t underestimate a healthy diet’

Friday, 05 June 2015
FGCS has been chosen to join the School Food Champions Programme, a prestigious national food programme aimed at encouraging children to eat more healthily. Pupils will design and make a new school...