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Welcome to Thomas Buxton Primary School

Are you the same “you” as you were in reception?

Are you the same “you” as you were in reception? We have been thinking about our accomplishments and achievements since the start of the academic year in September. This led us to think...

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Wishing a happy and prosperous new year to our families celebrating Chines NY today. Kung Hei Fat Choi!…

TBP_Headteacher | 2 days ago via Twitter

Year two visit the farm!

As part of our Science learning about ‘Animals including Humans’ this term, Year two visited Spitalfields City farm next door. We got to see animals including pigs, sheep, goats, chickens, geese,...

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TBP’s Reading Sleepover – Thank you National Literacy Trust!

This Monday evening, some lucky children in Year 3 and 4 were able to stay late in school for a reading sleepover! The children were able to join in with four different activities: a Reading Quiz, a...

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Happy New Year to our families celebrating Chinese NY today. Kung Hei Fat Choi.

TBP_Headteacher | 2 days ago via Twitter

Would it be a good thing if we could answer all the mysteries of the world?

Would it be a good thing if we could answer all the mysteries of the world? We have been looking at the different countries of the world in our theme, Around The World. We have also been looking at...

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Goodnight Mister Tom – RRSA Discussion

In Year 6, we have been reading Goodnight Mister Tom during Guided Reading sessions.  This narrative is about a young boy who is evacuated from London during The Blitz. We thought about how the main...

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Spanish Buzz Day – Flamenco!

During Spanish Buzz Day, children in Year 1 and 2 learnt to flamenco. Flamenco is a form of Spanish dance that involves actions like clapping hands and stomping feet. We learnt some new Spanish...

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Welcome to our school website.

Thomas Buxton Primary School is a two-form community primary school with a nursery. We are situated right in the heart of Whitechapel's vibrant, multicultural community. 

The Headteacher is Mrs Lorraine Flanagan, you can find out more information about the school on this site and in our prospectus.


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Ofsted have confirmed that Thomas Buxton Primary school is an OUTSTANDING school. We are so proud that the dedication of staff, Governors, the children and our families has been recognised in this way. TBP is a wonderful, successful community which puts our children first and strives to include everyone. Please read the report to find out more about what happens in school to achieve this. Read the report...


Well done to everyone who has come into school on time and every day this week...


News & Letters

Newsletter - 9th February 2018

What a great end to another brilliant half term at TBP! This week we have enjoyed a reading sleepover and a trip to Rich Mix for the...

School Calendar

  • 23/02 Year 5-6 Maths Workshop
  • 26/02 RRSA Workshop
  • 01/03 Healthy Body and Healthy Mind Workshop
  • 09/03 Annual Reports Go Home
  • 13/03 Parent/Carer Evening
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