Here you will find the latest news on West London's schools, academies and further education colleges, plus the area's prominent universities, Brunel and the University of West London. A baby boom in recent years has seen the demand for school places soar, triggering a rapid expansion of local schools and free schools coming on stream to keep up.

Guru Nanak Sikh Academy: 'Malicious communication' forced school to send 'staff and pupils' home

Guru Nanak Sikh Academy said police "traced the source" of the communication and that "there's no cause for alarm"

8 outdoor hidden gems in west London to enjoy with children

West London has plenty of hidden gems outdoors to explore on a sunny day...

Five-year-olds in Hounslow 'being left behind'

"Shocking" figures show children on path to "a lifetime of inequality and denied opportunity"

GCSE and A level results: Everything you need to know before results day

When are the results released? What do I do if I don't get the grades I need? How do I retake an exam? We answer all your questions here

Many five-year-olds failing to meet expected standards

Nearly 40,000 children aged five were found not to have achieved the standard expected by the Government’s Early Years Foundational Stage framework in London

Education in Pictures


University of West London: Community delighted as 'precious trees' saved at site

A planning application to turn a green space into eight houses was rejected by Ealing London Borough Council

Unwanted Brunel students' duvets given to dogs' charities

Harefield Dogs Trust had a large delivery of duvets from Brunel University that would have otherwise gone to landfill

Hillingdon Business Expo: All you need to know about the event

Hillingdon Business Expo takes place at Brunel University on Thursday July 9

Schools & Academies

Hammersmith and Kensington teams mix it with the best at Olympic 2012 venue

West London goes head-to-head at Copper Box Arena, writes Kierian Moriarty

Join NSPCC's schools service programme to educate children about abuse

Volunteer Carolyn Wilson calls for more people to give up their time to help children suffering from abuse

Five-year-olds in Hounslow 'being left behind'

"Shocking" figures show children on path to "a lifetime of inequality and denied opportunity"

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