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Year 12 students accepted onto competitive Nuffield Research Placement

Earlier this year, a representative from the Nuffield Foundation gave a talk to GSAS Year 12 students about their highly competitive Nuffield Research Placement programme and careers within STEM industries.  The programme gives students the…
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GSAS students reach Teen Tech Awards Finals

In September 2016, a group of Year 9 and 10 students began work for the Teen Tech competition.  Founded in 2008 by Maggie Philbin and Chris Dodson, TeenTech run lively initiatives with a supporting award scheme to help the “X Factor”…
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Mindfulness at GSAS

GSAS staff have teamed up to offer Mindfulness Meditation sessions for Year 11 and Sixth Form students to help them face the examination period with a sense of calm. The sessions which run at the start of the day during tutor time, will…

Brilliant Club Partnership

Green Spring Academy Shoreditch have established a partnership with the Brilliant Club, an organisation which aspires to increase the number of students from lower income backgrounds going to top selective universities. Twelve of our more able…

Poetry at GSAS

Throughout the year, students have been working with our Writer-in-Residence, Joe Marsh, to write their own inspiring poetry. Mr Marsh taught English at the academy for two years before leaving last summer to pursue a career as a playwright.…

Year 10s Step into Success

On Monday 8th and Tuesday 9th May a group of Year 10 students created and led their own social action project during break and lunch times. The students decided to name the project ‘Young Steps’ and came up with an accompanying logo and…
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We are the Champions!

On Wednesday 10th May, Year 8 and 9 students victoriously outclassed their contemporaries by becoming Regional Champions at the maths tournament Count on Us Secondary Challenge.  The tournament took place at Lister Community School and is…

Year 7 Geography Reward Trip

On Friday 12th May 2017, thirty Year 7 students who showed outstanding work and behaviour in lessons and around the academy were taken on a reward trip to The Crystal, located at the Royal Victoria Dock in east London. The Crystal is an…

Visiting author Sarah Mussi talks about fantasy and fiction

On Tuesday 9th May, twenty Year 7 and 8 students gave a warm and appreciative welcome to Sarah Mussi, an award-winning author of children’s and young adults’ fiction. Ms Mussi entertained the students with amusing accounts of the events…
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GSAS Finalist – Tower Hamlets Public Speaking Competition

On Thursday 4th May, the prestigious Tower Hamlets Public Speaking Competition was held at Lloyd’s.  Run by Tower Hamlets Education Business Partnership with funding and support from Lloyd’s Community Programme, this year’s competition…