News forEducation


1 March 2019

Over 90 percent of Newham pupils get a place in a preferred secondary school

A total of 4518 Newham residents applied for places in the borough’s schools, starting this September, by the national closing date of 31 October 2018, ......Read more

8 February 2019

Newham Council shortlisted for National Campaign for the Arts award

​Newham Council has been shortlisted for Best Arts Initiative at the National Campaign for the Arts’ (NCA) Hearts for the Arts Awards 2019.​...Read more

8 February 2019

Newham Council to invest over £20million into services in 2019/20 budget

Newham Council is proposing to invest an additional £22.1million into its services through its 2019/20 budget, including the biggest investment into Children’s ......Read more

6 February 2019

New 450-pupil primary school set to be built in the Royal Docks

Newham Council is poised to agree a decision that will pave the way for a much needed new primary school within the Royal Wharf development for residents ......Read more

17 December 2018

Consultation launched on the future of Every Child and a new cultural offer for children

Newham Council is launching a consultation to help decide how to best direct vital resources within the children and young people’s budget to provide the...Read more