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BMX Show at Thomas Buxton

This morning TBP was visited by Matti Hemmings, a professional flatland BMX rider and 3 x Guinness World Record holder. He and his partner Andrew performed an amazing display of stunts and tricks...

Read more... 2 weeks ago

Wishing a very happy Easter to all in the TBP community.

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Pond Dipping

Jemison Class really enjoyed pond dipping in the beautiful sunshine yesterday! We found lots of exciting minibeasts. We learnt that they were mini beasts because they do not have a skeleton like us....

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Bling your bike!

Wow Thomas Buxton! The Junior Travel Ambassadors were blown away by the effort pupils made in decorating their bikes and scooters for the Bling your bike competition. Here are some of the entries...

Read more... 3 weeks ago

Wellbeing Week 2019

Last week our school had a big focus on well-being, both physical and mental health which are essential to learning. We all started the week with an exhilarating skateboarding or scooter workshop...

Read more... 3 weeks ago

The Big Pedal

Today was the first day of the two week Big Pedal challenge and according to the data collected by the Junior Travel Ambassadors, over 280 pupils and staff walked, cycled or scooted into school...


Y2 Science and Computing: a plane crash, a circus and lots of minbeasts!

Year 2 have combined our Science and Computing work based around our learning about Animals including Humans and Living Things and their Habitats. Franklin and Anning classes started our learning by...


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 - 5th April 2019

What a lovely end to a great term! A very big thank you to Ms Chau for making the Big Pedal a success. Everyone has had a go at making a...

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School Calendar

  • Today Term Starts
  • Today EYFS Welcome Morning
  • Tomorrow Year 1 and Year 2 Welcome Morning
  • 25/04 Year 3 and Year 4 Welcome Morning
  • 26/04 Year 5 and Year 6 Welcome Morning
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