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.
Schools across Newham are shutting their doors this morning due to the wintry weather.
Protesters gathered at a rally against the planned academisation of three Newham schools this morning.
Staff at three Newham schools are set to take part in a simultaneous strike against academisation plans.
Forest Gate Community School is the sixth best performing school in the country, new figures have shown.
This is Nicole Schnappauf. She is the curriculum programme manager and teacher of mathematics. Find out her thoughts on teaching and working at NewVIc.
Meet Ismail as he settles into his first year at college.
Have you spent time as an unpaid carer? If you are over the age of 25 and living in Newham, the Working for Carers scheme can help you take the first steps back to employment.
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