George Green's School
|Type||Voluntary controlled school|
|Principal||Ms Jill Baker|
|Location||100 Manchester Road
Isle of Dogs
|Local authority||Tower Hamlets|
|DfE URN||100974 Tables|
The school was founded in the 19th Century by George Green, a shipbuilder and shipwright. A maritime connection with the school has been maintained since then, and today it is a voluntary controlled school supported by the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights. It has a comprehensive intake of pupils, and is administered by Tower Hamlets London Borough Council.
George Green's School offers GCSEs and vocational courses as programmes of study for pupils, while students in the sixth form have the option to study from a range of A Levels and the IB Diploma Programme. The school also specialises in Humanities.
Notable former pupils
- "George Green's School". Georgegreens.com. Retrieved 2013-09-07.
- "George Green’s School - The Worshipful Company of Shipwrights". Shipwrights.co.uk. Retrieved 2013-09-07.
- "Curriculum". Georgegreens.com. Retrieved 2013-09-07.
- "Sixth Form". Georgegreens.com. Retrieved 2013-09-07.
- Jeremy Sutcliffe (2012-05-31). "How George Green's School brought the International Baccalaureate to the East End - Schools - Education". The Independent. Retrieved 2013-09-07.
- "Humanities specialism". Georgegreens.com. Retrieved 2013-09-07.
- Colin Chambers. "Sam Russell obituary | World news". The Guardian. Retrieved 2013-09-07.
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