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Huguenots Project – Local Area Walk

Year 6 have been learning about our local area as part of our London Topic.  We were fortunate enough to be visited by The Huguenots Project, who told us all about the lives of the Huguenots. We...

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Our aqua dragons are thriving @AquaDragons. We have been using our maths and estimating how many we have. We think…

ThomasBuxtonEY | 2 days ago via Twitter

Year 6 at the Imperial War Museum

This week, Year 6 visited the Imperial War Museum to enrich our learning about our Local History Topic: World War II. We admired the fascinating artefacts and exhibitions that gave us a glimpse into...

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CRAE’s Change it!

Today myself and Miss Bibi went to the Houses of Parliament to launch the CRAEs project, #homes4children as part of the Change it campaign. I have been working on this project for 4 years with Tufa....

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Wonderful day of Eid celebrations at TBP today. Great picnic in the park at lunchtime. Thank you everyone…

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Computing in Year 3 – Makey Makey!

During the first half of the summer term, Year 3 learnt about circuits and computing using Makey Makey kits! First, we learnt how to connect bagels to our computers so that we could play with Scratch...

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Herbert Smith Freehills – Pro Bono and Community Awards 2018

On Thursday 10th May 2018 we were invited to the 2018 Herbert Smith Freehills  Pro Bono and Community Awards. HSF have been our business partners for almost 20 years and in that time they have read...


Y2 become bakers – watch out Paul Hollywood…

This week for our Design and Technology learning, Year 2 designed and made a bread product for their chosen target market. We started out by tasting a few different kinds of bread. The naan bread was...


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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.

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This week

News & Letters

Newsletter - 15th June 2018

We wish everyone a joyful Eid Mubarak as the end of Ramadan draws to a close with Eid-Al-Fitr. Come and celebrate with us in school on...

School Calendar

  • 18/06 FUDGE Week
  • Today TBP X-Factor
  • 28/06 World of Work (Buxton Town)
  • 29/06 14:00 World of Work Fair
  • 05/07 Chessington Attendance Trip
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