Forest School, Walthamstow

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Forest School
Forest-school-coat of arms.svg
Motto In Pectore Robur
(Heart of oak or Strength in the Heart)
Established 1834
Type Independent School
Religion Anglican
Location Walthamstow
Greater London
E17 3PY
England
Coordinates: 51°35′10″N 0°00′33″E / 51.5861°N 0.0093°E / 51.5861; 0.0093
Students 1,240 (approx.)
Gender Co-educational
Ages 4–18
Houses 14
Colours

Royal Blue & White

         
Former pupils Old Foresters
Website www.forest.org.uk

Forest School is an independent school on the edge of Epping Forest, in Snaresbrook in northeast London. The school occupies a large campus around its original Grade II listed Georgian and Victorian terraced buildings.[1]

  • In 1876, Forest School played in the FA Cup, beating Rochester 4-2 in the first round before losing 10-0 to Clapham Rovers.[2]

Notable former pupils[edit]

Some notable OFs include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Forest School Including Main Block and Extensions, Waltham Forest". www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 
  2. ^ [1]

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