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Our visit to the Channel 4 News Studio!

On Thursday 15th March, we (siham, Tufa and Ms Bibi) were invited to visit the Chanel 4 news studio with the Children’s Rights Alliance For England (CRAEs) team ( a project that we have been a...

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We love Coding Club #coding #Futures

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Singing celebration

Malaysia class have had a great week learning a new song which they’re excited to sing with the rest of the school. It’s called ‘Rise up’ by Andra Day and we were inspired to...

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Are there good and bad lies?

Year 3 have been thinking about honesty this week and will be discussing the question ‘are there good and bad lies?’ We have been looking at different scenarios and whether they are...

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#teachingvacancyuk Primary London Applications by 17/04/18 Start September 2018 (FT On…

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Get active!

Have you seen our fantastic new art? Year one and two worked with an artist to create these brilliant outdoor murals. They have been designed by the children in a pop art style and are words to...

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Come and have a look at our lovely EYFS. We need an EY Phase Leader for September. Check TES or website for details…

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It’s Raining Cats in Year 4!

Year 4 have really enjoyed learning their songs of the week, this week in class. We’ve been focusing particularly on pitch matching and have been practising singing ‘Have you brought your…voice’ in...

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Was Manyara happy?

Year 3’s P4C stimulus this week was our English whole school text ‘Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters’. Our question for discussion this week has been ‘was Manyara happy?’ We had some...

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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.

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News & Letters

Newsletter - 16th March 2018

This week our focus has been on following up the children’s annual reports with parents/carers meetings. It has been good to talk to you...

School Calendar

  • 19/03 Wellbeing Focus Week
  • 29/03 Last day of term
  • 29/03 PFEG Buzz Day
  • 30/03 School Closed - Bank Holiday
  • 31/03 Easter Holiday
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