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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

A new music education hub will launch next month run by the town hall and one of the world’s leading conservatoires.

Two thirds of the children excluded from Islington’s secondary schools in 2017 were from Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds.

Parents have hit out at a Clerkenwell workspace after it applied to sell booze in its residents lounge overlooking two primary schools – during the day.

Highbury Fields School students “from all backgrounds and starting points” have made huge strides in their GCSE exams.

There were smiles all round at Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School as students collected their GCSE results.

Arts & Media School Islington students are “ready to make their mark on the world”, according to Islington Council’s education chief.

A North Bridge House Canonbury student is one of the country’s top performers after collecting his GCSE results.

The ‘academic transformation’ of City of London Academy Highbury Grove has been hailed on GCSE results day.

The hard work of pupils at City of London Academy Highgate Hill paid off today as students gained a 98per cent pass rate in their GCSE results.

The determination of City of London Academy, Islington students has been lauded on GCSE results day.

A Highbury academy’s class of 18’ today breathed a collective sigh of relief after they overcame new exams to achieve some stellar GCSE results.

A Highbury headteacher is “absolutely delighted” after the outgoing Year 11 students achieved the school’s highest ever GCSE results.

Central Foundation Boys’ School (CFBS) students have bagged “excellent” results despite ‘challenging’ GCSE exams, according to their headteacher.

Didn’t get the exam results you were lookinng in your GCSE results today, or A-levels last week, but want to be a sports journalist? Then don’t despair, Arsenal reporter Layth Yousif says it’s not the end of the world, just look at the example of his intern Toby Miles.

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.

“Gutted” kids at a Stroud Green primary school were left empty-handed when their yearbooks failed to turn up – due to a dispute between parents and the printing company.

City and Islington College (CANDI) students are “over the moon” after bagging places at some of the “world’s best universities” on an emotional A-level results day.

The headteacher of North Bridge House Senior Canonbury has lauded the efforts of his students on A-level results day.

Central Foundation Boys’ School has got almost perfect A-level results, with 99 per cent of students passing their exams. 44pc got A* or A.

Highbury Fields school is celebrating its best ever set of results, with 84 per cent of students getting A* to C.

The principal of the City of London Academy is “proud” after 98 per cent of their students passed their A Levels, with 80pc getting A* to C.

A Finsbury Park nursery has been given a Good Ofsted rating in all four areas of inspection.

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.

All but two teachers are leaving Clerkenwell Parochial Primary School in an apparent mass exodus, the Gazette has learnt.

Fears there wouldn’t be enough school places in Tufnell Park for the number of kids in the area have been allayed by a primary school expansion project – costing £14million.

Mental health support must be available at school so all kids “can be the best they can be”, according to Islington headteachers.

Islington will be included in Sadiq Khan’s extended London’s ultra-low emission zone (ULEZ), it has been revealed this morning (Friday).

Cally man Dan Storey gave up art at 15 despite loving it. Now 42, he tells the Gazette about his first exhibition, which is running until June.

A newly-opened academy is set to lose out the most in the government’s National Funding Formula, according to predicted data.

A new survey has revealed the often “extraordinary” lengths parents have gone to get their children into their preferred primary school.

City University students showed their support for striking lecturers by staging a sit-in protest this week.

Clerkenwell is the new home of a mental health charity bidding to transform the level of support available to kids at school.

Plans for a raft of Catholic schools to form an academy trust have been kicked into the long grass due to a lack of interest from those consulted.

Islington schoolchildren have been celebrating the magic of fiction on World Book Day.

Major plans to demolish and rebuild a secondary school as an academy with 66 social rent homes on top of it will go before councillors tonight.

Parents could be banned from driving and parking outside schools when they pick up and drop off their kids.

An Islington Council-run nursery shamed in an Ofsted report last year has been recognised for its improvement.

The newly-elected young mayor of Islington Council has championed the impact of sport in schools.

City University students are demanding that their tuition fees are reimbursed as lecturers’ strikes enter a second week.

“Putting young people in charge of their own narrative” is the chief aim of a commission bidding to transform the lives of those growing up in Islington.

An Archway children’s centre has been rated “outstanding” across the board in its latest Ofsted report.

Artwork created by New North Academy students is brightening up the walls of the Islington town hall lobby this month.

It was a case of like mother, like daughter at a university graduation that proved to be a family affair.

A trio of Islington teenagers are drawing inspiration from the plight of the Suffragettes as they take their first steps into politics.

A multi-million pound redevelopment project has resulted in the opening of a new student union (SU) building at London Metropolitan University.

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