School Notices


The Cumberland School is delighted to be able to offer free breakfast to all pupils every day. Breakfast is available from 7.30am. The canteen is available for pupils to study over breakfast and clubs run every morning from 8am for Years 7 and 8 pupils to attend. 

sQuid Online Payments

The School uses the sQuid online payment system for all trips and school meals.
Our new catering company, Olive, provide TCS with healthy, delicious, hot and cold school meals.
If you are not already registered for sQuid payments, please complete the contact form below to recieve your registration details in the post.

Parent Communication

In our effort to become a more effective and environmentally friendly school, we at The Cumberland will be actively moving to a paperless system for communication and payments. To continue to be kept informed and updated of all relevant information about your child and school activities please click on the below link and complete the contact form.

School Meal Price Increase

To continue to offer a nutritional delicious option, the price of a school lunch meal will increase from £2.10 to £2.15 on Monday 5th November 2018.
This is an overall increase of 5p which remains very good value.

Year 11 GCSE Mock Exams November 2018

The Year 11 GCSE Mock Exams will be taking place from Monday 19th November until Friday 7th December 2018. Please see link below for the exam timetable.

Post 16 Open Events

Click here for a list of Post 16 Open Events 2018/19. Students are not to attend any held during school time other than those arranged as a group by tutors.

2018 GCSE results

The Cumberland School is delighted that so many of our year 11 students achieved the exam results needed to secure their college placements.
The school has seen a significant rise in attainment, particularly in the core subjects. 60% of students achieved a pass in both English and mathematics.

Our determination and ambition to be the most improved school in Newham is clearly on track.

Year 10 Work Experience 2019

Year 10 work experience will take place
11th-15th February 2019.

The deadline to find your own work experience is Wednesday 12th September 2018.

Follow link below for further information.

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Cumberland Academisation

We are pleased to announce that The Cumberland School joined the Community Schools Trust as of May 1st 2018.

Community Schools Trust

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