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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Children at Collier Row primary school have been exploring the First World War through history, art, literature and math projects.

Budding chess players from two Romford schools visited the World Chess Championship this week to see the world’s best players in action.

Romford pupils took part in a special lesson that saw them learning about equality with students in Kenya via Skype.

A well-known children’s TV presenter visited schools in Havering to support an event which is all about celebrating young people’s individuality.

Almost a third of 16-year-olds in Havering failed to pass their English and maths GCSEs this year.

A primary school known for promoting healthy lifestyles has received a special award for championing sustainable modes of travel.

The three week long festival will take place in the borough’s 10 libraries and other venues such as Rainham Hall.

Pupils and staff at a Collier Row school celebrated the opening of new classrooms and a learning centre with a special ceremony.

Staff, students and ward councillors gathered at a Hornchurch secondary school to celebrate the beginning of not just a new school year, but a new name as well.

The executive headteacher of Broadford Primary School has been suspended from duty whilst an investigation into allegations of cheating in exams takes place.

Hundreds of children in Havering could be starting school this month without basic skills such as being able to hold a pencil or go to the toilet by themselves.

A teenager will be joining Havering Sixth Form College after she achieved the GCSE grades she needed by persuading her headteacher to lock away her phone for a month

A Hornchurch teenager diagnosed with a brain tumour that sparked terrifying hallucinations still managed to pass his GCSEs.

Coopers’ Company and Coborn School in Upminster achieved its best GCSE results in more than a decade – just a week after recording its best A-level results in 15 years.

The Emerson Park Academy posted its best ever GCSE results in English and maths this year.

The headteacher of Harris Academy Rainham has thanked staff and students for their hard work as the school posted improved GCSE grades this year.

The principal at Harold Hill’s Drapers’ Academy is proud of all of the pupils’ achievements with their GCSE results whether they achieved top grades or simply worked harder to push a mock grade from a 3 to a 4.

Both staff and students at Abbs Cross Academy in Hornchurch are celebrating after it recorded its best ever GCSE results.

The new headteacher at St Edward’s Academy in Romford has credited her Year 11s’ hard-work for earning a pleasing set of GCSE results this year.

The leader of Havering Council backed the borough’s students picking up their GCSE results this morning to go on to bigger and brighter things.

Pupils at Redden Court School in Harold Wood have been celebrating getting their GCSE results this morning, with one star student thanking God for his exceptional performance.

One brainbox at Hall Mead School in Upminster joined a unique club this morning - he is one of a select few across the country to achieve Grade 9s or A*s across the board on his GCSEs.

The headteacher of Romford’s Marshalls Park Academy has expressed his pride at the GCSE results attained by his school’s Year 11 students.

The Albany School in Hornchurch is celebrating a year of “fantastic results” from its Year 11 GCSE cohort.

No coursework, two years of study, a clutch of Bs and a handful of threes - it’s a tricky time to be a GCSE student.

Students at a school have been celebrating their “amazing” A-level results today.

The students at a Harold Hill school have been celebrating receiving their A-level results with many being able to go to their first choice university.

The principal of Havering Sixth Form College is “delighted” with this year’s successes in A-level and B-tec examinations.

Year 13 students at The Campion School in Hornchurch are celebrating a hugely successful year of A-level results that have left the school’s headteacher “over the moon”.

Coopers’ Company and Coborn School achieved its best A-level results in 15 years this week, and it’s no surprise its teachers are “extremely happy”

eFrances Bardsley Academy in Romford has woken up this morning to record-breaking A-level results that have been dubbed “the best in the school’s history”.

Students at St Edward’s Academy in Romford are celebrating after achieving a strong set of A-level and BTEc results.

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.

A letter was sent to all parents at Broadford Primary School after a number of SATS results were annulled by the Standards and Teaching Agency.

Schools in the borough issued more than 1,000 exclusions last year, government figures reveal.

A former Dagenham and Redbridge protegee has turned his sights to teaching.

A special needs teacher from Romford has been recognised with an award for her volunteer work that has led to the creation of an international charity.

Nearly a quarter of the pupils in Havering who could claim free school meals five years ago are no longer eligible for them.

Following an investigation the results for a number of papers have been annulled.

The headteacher of a Hornchurch secondary school has revealed how she hopes a number of small changes to the average school day will add up to big results for her pupils’ futures.

Pupils at an Upminster primary school sang in support of England ahead of their next World Cup game against Croatia.

Parents and pupils alike will be celebrating as a sixth form has made a u-turn on its decision to scrap A-level music, drama and design technology from its curriculum.

A Harold Hill primary school was recognised for the outstanding behaviour and welfare of their pupils in a recent visit by Ofsted inspectors.

“We are extremely grateful for the donation, the children and their parents really love the new garden.”

Families flocked to a Hornchurch school for a fun-packed day of activities to celebrate the school’s anniversary.

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