Media Coverage of The NCS

A lot has been written about The NCS in local and national media outlets, sharing the successes and good news stories of our students and work in the education sector. From coverage of our outstanding results, comments on the wider educational sector, to our work on social mobility and improving the life chances of young people in London, The NCS is constantly being referred to as one of the best sixth forms in London and the UK. Below please find some of the highlights of this coverage.

ITN News on our results

“The college’s vision is to inspire their students to do what inspires them and judging by these results it’s a winning formula.”

Nick Thatcher, ITN News

Buzzfeed on our student’s results

“The students learning inside this red-brick building, nestled among the fried-chicken shops, pound shops, and pawnbrokers on Barking Road, are bucking every trend.”

Aisha Gani, Buzzfeed UK

BBC London news

“A few years after opening [Newham Collegiate Sixth Form] is boasting some of the best A Level results in the country.”

Marc Ashdown, BBC London News

Daily Mail Feature on The NCS

“I have rarely met such a well-mannered group of young people. The school, set in a stunning Grade II-listed building, is today teeming with ecstatic teenagers. You sense this is more of a family than an educational institution.”

Rebecca Hardy, Daily Mail

Channel 4 News

“They teach a Super Curriculum. Latin, history of art, debate. Education you would normally only get in the private sector.”

Channel 4 News

BBC Asian Network

Mr Ismail discussing his career change, The NCS’ successes and the educational landscape on BBC Asian Network

Selina Begum on BBC News

NCS student Selina Begum appears on the BBC News channel with her teacher Mr Singh to discuss her win at the Eton Invitational debate.

Channel 5 News on our results

Channel 5 News visited us on A Level results day to capture the reactions of our students

Brut UK feature on Mr Ismail

Brut UK posted a feature on Mr Ismail and the work of The NCS

London education key to my success – Evening Standard

“I feel very fortunate to have moved to London and go to a place like Newham Collegiate.”