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Welcome from the leadership team

We set up the Community School Trust with the aim of creating great school communities that excel in an atmosphere of challenge and support.
Meet the team

Everyone is a close knit family and the school is always adapting to get the best out of staff and students...”

Shamayun Mirza
Maths second in charge

Planning for extraordinary

Leila

Cumberland Community School

Alongside my studies, I enjoy cooking, especially baking. I love trying new recipes out on my family and friends. They always enjoy eating whatever I have made for them.

Khadija

Waterside Academy

Khadija was part of the second cohort of students on the school’s prestigious colleges programme, applying to selective schools. She was successfully awarded a place at Fulham School on a full bursary worth £50,000.

Samuel

Cumberland Community School

For three years, I have been playing the piano and I regularly enjoy reading for pleasure. I am currently reading 'The Road Trip'.

Cemre

Waterside Academy

Cemre enrolled on the prestigious college programme and successfully was awarded a full scholarship to study A-levels at Ashbourne College worth £10,000 a term.

Amelia

Forest Gate School

Amelia began her first year at FGCS during a pandemic. Being in a new school and trying to figure out new rules during such an usual time was ‘weird’, but she praises the teachers around her for supporting her.

Lavinia

Forest Gate School

An active member in her school, Lavinia takes part in Student Council, Politeness Ambassadors, Anti-Bullying Club and multisports when she’s not studying.

Zakaria

Forest Gate School

Preparing for GCSEs is never easy, but Zakaria knows he has his teachers behind him: ‘As a year 11 student, I am very supported by my teachers who work really hard to help me with my exams.’

Leila

Cumberland Community School

Alongside my studies, I enjoy cooking, especially baking. I love trying new recipes out on my family and friends. They always enjoy eating whatever I have made for them.

Khadija

Waterside Academy

Khadija was part of the second cohort of students on the school’s prestigious colleges programme, applying to selective schools. She was successfully awarded a place at Fulham School on a full bursary worth £50,000.

Samuel

Cumberland Community School

For three years, I have been playing the piano and I regularly enjoy reading for pleasure. I am currently reading 'The Road Trip'.

Cemre

Waterside Academy

Cemre enrolled on the prestigious college programme and successfully was awarded a full scholarship to study A-levels at Ashbourne College worth £10,000 a term.

Amelia

Forest Gate School

Amelia began her first year at FGCS during a pandemic. Being in a new school and trying to figure out new rules during such an usual time was ‘weird’, but she praises the teachers around her for supporting her.

Lavinia

Forest Gate School

An active member in her school, Lavinia takes part in Student Council, Politeness Ambassadors, Anti-Bullying Club and multisports when she’s not studying.

Zakaria

Forest Gate School

Preparing for GCSEs is never easy, but Zakaria knows he has his teachers behind him: ‘As a year 11 student, I am very supported by my teachers who work really hard to help me with my exams.’

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Forest Gate Community School

Forest Gate Community School

Forest Gate Community School
Forest Gate Community School

Forest Gate Community School

Headteacher - Thahmina Begum
Forest Lane, Forest Gate, London, E7 9BB
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Cumberland Community School

Cumberland Community School

Cumberland Community School
Cumberland Community School

Cumberland Community School

Headteacher - Omar Deria
The Cumberland School, Oban Close, London, E13 8SJ
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Waterside Academy

Waterside Academy

Waterside Academy
Waterside Academy

Waterside Academy

Headteacher - Charlotte Whelan
317-319 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London, E8 4DL
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University Technical College Norfolk

University Technical College Norfolk

University Technical College Norfolk
University Technical College Norfolk

University Technical College Norfolk

- Alex Hayes
Old Hall Road, Norwich, NR4 6FF
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Cumberland Community School
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