Parent FAQ

Parents FAQ

Is the college safe?

Entry to the college is only permitted with a college ID card. Everyone is required to wear a college ID swipe-card to ensure that only authorised people can enter. There are security teams at both campus sites, in Stratford and East Ham and our Safeguarding Policy is paramount.  

What are the transport links like?

Both our Stratford and East ham campuses are located near bustling town centres with a range of transport links from local buses to both tube trains and National Rail stations.

How can I get involved?

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How will the college support my child?

We are dedicated to supporting all the full time students who make this College what it is. Our concerns ensure that our students have the very best chance of reaching their full potential.

What can my daughter/son do if s/he experiences any personal problems during their studies?

All students aged 16-18 years old, studying over 12 hours a week are allocated a named adviser, who will be introduced to you during the orientation period. Your named SPA will be on hand to throughout your course to provide support and extra guidance when needed on a range of topics including academic skills and options for progressing into chosen careers.

Life After Newham College?

Newham College has its own higher education centre (Newham College University Centre). NUC boasts of high-quality teaching and learning in a supportive environment, where learners are nurtured according to their individual needs and ambitions.