Theresa May’s plan to axe free school meals for infants has been slammed by opposition parties in a heated debate at St Mary Magdalene Academy this morning.
A third Islington school has been given an “inadequate” Ofsted rating in the space of six months.
A Highbury special school has been given an “outstanding” Ofsted rating for the second time in a row.
A pair of Holloway Road businesses have backed the £125m overhaul of London Metropolitan University, but a consultation has revealed that safety concerns remain over campus security.
Creativity in the face of adversity was celebrated at Islington Arts and Media School last night when a choreographer paid a visit to talk about his career in dance.
A group of daredevils came together on Saturday to tackle dizzying heights in support of Ambler Primary School and Children’s Centre.
The headteacher of a special education needs school will be pounding the streets of London for a charity which is close to her heart.
We spoke to London Metropolitan University’s head of subject for health and childhood Kelly Cooper about her experience of National Offer Day...
Islington Council has vowed to investigate why the number of pupils achieving their first choice of primary school has dropped this year.
A reality TV star is calling on young people to help him in his quest to make Islington the best place to grow up in the world.
An Archway hospital trust is launching an art competition designed to seek out budding artists from across north London.
Academy-status is on the horizon for Highbury Grove after the trust bidding to sponsor the school appointed one of its members as shadow chair of governors today.
Budding mathematicians at Drayton Park Primary School blew away the competition in the first number-crunching challenge hosted by exclusive boarding school Christ’s Hospital.
The deputy head of an Islington primary school has warned funding cuts could leave schools unable to afford the most experienced teachers.
A scheme to boost the skills of people from black and minority ethnic backgrounds has set the foundation of 12 adult learners’ building careers.
A group of parents believe a barnstorming production of Les Miserables stands in stark contrast to a school’s damning Ofsted report.
Troubled Highbury Grove School is a step closer to becoming an academy after the City of London Corporation formally announced plans to sponsor it.
An ex-footballer who was part of Arsenal’s legendary back four in the 1990s opened a new pitch at Hargrave Park Primary School on Monday.
Newington Green Primary School has taken the lead in a scheme to bring cutting-edge technology equipment into the classroom.
A primary school is set to be converted into an academy after receiving an “inadequate” rating in its latest Ofsted report.
London Metropolitan University has launched a consultation on the planned £125million overhaul of its campuses.
Schoolchildren across Islington have been sharing their love of fiction on World Book Day.
Actress Helena Bonham Carter played a supporting role at Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School as she joined a celebration to mark the end of a South African exchange.
A former winner of The Voice has launched a commission centred on young people growing up in Islington.
A much-loved nursery is fighting the threat of closure after more than a decade of dedicated service in Archway.
Parents have joined Highbury Grove teachers to rally against the school being turned into an academy.
A community mission to foster a love of reading among youngsters has borne fruit with the renovation of Rotherfield Primary School’s library.
Children from New North Academy had their entrepreneurial credentials put to the test during the school’s business, design and enterprise week.
The leader of Islington Council believes plans for a new academy will address the shortage of primary schools places in the area.
Divisive Highbury Grove head Tom Sherrington, who came under fire last year over job cuts, finances and discipline, has left the school with immediate effect.
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