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It’s not just A-level students who are set to start a degree course in September - participants on the University of East London’s new beginnings course are ready to do so as well.

Pupils across Newham are celebrating a record year of A-level results.

A teacher who impersonated a pupil on Childline to falsely accuse a colleague of sexual assault has been banned from the profession for life.

An 11-year-old girl is believed to be the youngest person in the country to pass an A or AS level exam.

Abed Mosa-Al-Refaee, a Syrian refugee who fled the civil war in 2012, was among those celebrating A-level results in Newham today.

The headteacher of St Bonaventure’s has said that he is pleased with the school’s A-level results, which saw 100 per cent A*-C pass rate in eight subjects.

A record number of students at the London Academy of Excellence have got into top universities.

More than 100 pupils at Brampton Manor Academy are celebrating straight A* and A grades this morning - and the entire year group have secured university places.

A Barking student who is the son of Kosovan refugees says he left his family in tears after winning a place at Oxford University.

Pupils and staff at St Angela’s Ursuline School are celebrating an improvement in A-level results.

A sixth form in Newham are expected to score better A-level results than some of the country’s independent schools.

Today expect photo galleries of gravity-defying teenagers galore.

The son of Kosovan refugees whose family fled the Balkan battlefields will find out on tomorrow if he has got the A-Level results to get into the country’s best university

When A-level results come out on August 16, more than three quarters of students who want to go to university are likely to get into their first choice.

Hanson Fernandes’ journey began in 2015 when he arrived in London from Goa, India.

Students at the University of East London (UEL) are among the most satisfied in London, a student survey has revealed.

Schools in Newham issued more exclusions last year than in any other inner London borough, figures have revealed.

The University of East London has a new boss.

A successful programme run by a secondary school in Forest Gate has resulted in another two more pupils winning scholarships at prestigious colleges.

London’s night czar has receieved an honorary doctorate in business administration from the University of East London.

It’s not just teenagers who have been taking exams this summer.

An initiative to get children savvy with their finances came to East Ham last week.

Year Five pupils from Essex Primary School performed a concert in honour of Refugee Week, telling stories of oppression from the past 120 years.

The University of East London will be marking the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s birth with a mile-long walk through the Royal Docks.

Pupils from a school in East Ham won a maths competition at City Hall on Tuesday.

A summer school is opening for teenagers in Newham who are interested in fashion, technology and the arts.

Pupils from three east London schools who were inspired by the music of Mozart’s classic Marriage of Figaro opera have won ‘spoken word’ awards for their pieces about ‘identity’.

Campaigners have clashed with the council after it reversed a pledge to force schools to hold ballots if they want to become academies.

The head of one of Newham’s largest apprenticeship providers is worried about his ability to provide adult courses and apprenticeships, with government funding due to run out in September.

A refurbished school building in Stratford was opened by TV presenter Dame Esther Rantzen on Friday.

The efforts and achievements of students at Newham College have been celebrated in a special ceremony.

A primary school in Beckton celebrated its academy status with a party on Tuesday.

Additional places could be created for autistic pupils at two primary schools.

We all know how social media can be distracting.

A former assistant headteacher who admitted doctoring registers in a bid to improve attendance statistics has banned from the profession.

A commemorative bust of a former University of East London chancellor was unveiled on Tuesday.

Would your child know what to do if they were being abused?

Government officials have visited three Newham schools to see how children are being helped by a mental health programme.

A Newham headteacher has hailed the “incredible experience and honour” of being invited to meet prime minister Theresa May.

Three women angry that girls miss school because they can’t afford sanitary products are giving teachers tampons.

Sixth form pupils have set up their own media company in a bid to raise awareness about homelessness.

Newham will be included in Sadiq Khan’s extended London’s ultra-low emission zone (ULEZ), it has been revealed this morning (Friday).

Newham Council has “reluctantly” passed plans to build a free primary school to serve one of the borough’s largest new developments.

Newham Sixth Form College (NewVIc) is to get a new principal and CEO later this year.

Unemployed graduates from Newham are being offered support to help them find work.


Hanson Fernandes’ journey began in 2015 when he arrived in London from Goa, India.

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