Projects and collaborations

sporting

Year 8 Sports leadership

400 pupils attended the session on sports leadership. …

academic

Food and Nutrition Curriculum writing.

Support was provided with Food and Nutrition Curriculum writing. …

ccf

Duke of Edinburgh's award support

The schools work together to run the Duke of Edinburgh award. …

drama

Casting workshop

The STEAM workshop was delivered at Benthal primary school …

academic

Assisting with Head of RS Interviews at Woodford County High

Forest school helps community school with interview support …

music

Come and Sing - Faure's Requiem

Pupils were invited to take part in Come and Sing - Faure's Requiem  …

academic

Warhammer 40K London inter school Friendlies

Schools compete in the inter school warhammer friendlies. …

academic

Author Visit for World Book Day

Partner schools were invited into to Forest School to celebrate worldbook day. The pupils dressed up as characters from their favourite books. …

academic

Prep school debating.

Henry Maynard school was invited to participate in a debating activity. …

academic

Paediatrics first aid

The course was run at Forest school to train and certify the delegates. …

academic

Place2Be Mental Health School Champions

The event was a whole school event to develop and re-affirm the mental health strategy. …

academic

Dr Benjamin Thompson - Tutor in Medieval History, Somerville Oxford Lecture

Guest speaker invited to speak medieval history/ …

academic

Visible Learning Training

The event was arranged to share teaching and learning best practice. …

drama

Braywick Court School Performing Arts Showcase

An opportunity for pupils to take part in Drama activities  …

academic

Oxbridge Interviews

The interviews take place with pupils from LAE to prepare them for Oxbridge interviews. …

academic

Forest Futures - Business & Finance

The Forest Futures events encourage people in industry to share their experiences to motivate and engage pupils. …

academic

Oxbridge Interviews

Forest school supports London School or Excellence with Oxbridge interviews. …

academic

Pastoral Care Conference: Take Control - Empowering Pupils and Supporting Wellbeing

The conference was lead by the deputy head pastoral encouraged staff to be aware of pastoral support. …

academic

Oxbridge Interviews

The session was conducted to support pupils through Oxbridge interviews. …

academic

Spanish Play (Onatti 2018)

The local community schools were invited to watch  spanish play. …

academic

First Aid Training

The first aid training was provided to partnering schools.  Churchfields and Henry Maynard attended the training. …

ccf

Duke of Edinburgh's award support

The partnership ensured that pupils were supported with Dof E …

academic

Oxbridge Interviews

Forest School invited pupils from LAE to provide support for Oxbridge interviews. …

sporting

Sport Aid Week

The event was to celebrate Sports aid and for the pupils to take part in different sports …

academic

Economics Guest Lecture Event: Bank of England

The school community was invited to attend a guest lecture. …

governance

DPO Network Event

The session to place to teacj community school leads about the new GDPR legislation …

music

Prep and primary school music day

Community schools were invited to Forest School to participate in a day of Music. …

academic

Partnership Meeting

Our partner schools are invited to Forest school to develop further and strengthen relations …

academic

leadership conference

Students participate in leadership conference …

academic

Physics Masterclasses

Our Head of Physics has been supporting WaLthamstow Schools For Girls Science Department to improve the delivery of Physics.   …

academic

Geography A level moderation

The Heads of Geography met to review Geography A Level NEA. …

sporting

Performing Arts Summer School

Each year we run a performing arts summer school which external students can attend.  This year we offered 6 free places for children in need to our local secondary schools.   …

academic

Alex Bellos Lecture

Annual Math Off Piste Lecture: students interested in a future in maths attend an annual lecture from a prestigious mathematician.   …

designtechnology

Robert Nelson talk on STEAM

A careers talk about Ultra Electronics Precision Control Systems, Cambridge and their work with control systems for aircraft, including work done in the past for Concorde. He hopes to bring with him e …

designtechnology

Robert Nelson talk on STEAM

A careers talk about Ultra Electronics Precision Control Systems, Cambridge and their work with control systems for aircraft, including work done in the past for Concorde. He hopes to bring with him e …

academic

Bats in Churches

Lecture about bat conservation from a respresentative from Bats in Churches, to which our local secondary and sixth form partner schools were invited.   …

drama

The Secret Garden

A professional theatre company used our theatre facilities as part of the Wanstead Festival, as a result hundreds of local people visited the school and used our facilities.   …

academic

Forest!

A lecture by Roger Tabor of the British Naturalist Association on the legal and historical definition of a Forest. …

academic

Conservation Talk - Bats

Talk on bats in churches and the local area. …

sponsorship

Wanstead Festival

Gave Wanstead Festival use of our theatre for Arts events during the Wanstead Festival. …

academic

Oxbridge Preparation for Physics

Our Head of Physics does Oxbridge support with those students interested in doing Physics at university.   …

academic

Additional Maths

Students come to use weekly to study additional maths.   …

academic

Additional Maths

Students from WSFG come to Forest once a week to be taught Additional Maths.   …

academic

Physic Departmental Support

Our Head of Physics has been supporting WSFG science department, to ensure good quality physics is taught.  This has involved demonstrating lessons, hosting colleagues at Forest for observations …

academic

Critical Thinking Skills

Students visit us weekly to participate in a critical thinking skills course we run with our students for university interview preparation.   …

academic

London Academy of Excellence (Forest School)

LAE is a free school set up by a number of independent schools in Newham, east London.  The initial idea came from Joan Deslandes, head of Kingsford Community School nearby.  She had met the head of B …


School details

Forest School
College Place
London
E17 3PY
England

T: +44 (0)20 8520 1744
E: warden@forest.org.uk
W: www.forest.org.uk

Head's name
Mr Marcus Cliff Hodges
Religious affiliation
Church of England
Day/Boarding type
Day
Gender profile
Coeducational
Size
1432 pupils
Day
708
Sixth form
133

Girls

49 %
Day
724
Sixth form
149

Boys

51 %