A secondary school is set to switch to a four-and-a-half day week in a bid to create a "happier, more productive" environment.
Newham's Brampton Manor Academy and Forest Gate Community School have been named in the top 50 performing schools nationally.
When most 12-year-olds are out with their friends, Ilyan Benamor spends time cooking, cleaning and doing the shopping.
More than a third of 16-year-olds in Newham failed to pass both their English and maths GCSEs this year.
A 14-year-old boy who was being groomed by gangs before he was shot dead in Forest Gate "wasn't seen through the lens of exploitation but as an offender", a serious case review has revealed.
A Cumberland School pupil achieved a 9 in English literature despite being plagued by insomnia.
A Forest Gate pupil retook his GCSEs to test himself under the new, tougher grading system.
Join Newham Music as they bring Newham's award-winning community opera, Full Circle, to the Royal Festival Hall
Newham Recorder chats to Sue Price of East Ham, a foster parent who cares for babies through the Newham borough council, about what to expect as a foster carer to infants
Located in the heart of east London, Newham Sixth Form College (NewVIc) sixth form college is dedicated to helping students aged 16-19 progress into higher education and employment.
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