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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...

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Congratulations to the TBP team for WINNING the @TowerHamletsEBP Numeracy Challenge 2018. Thank you @MarkelIntl for…

TBP_Headteacher | 2 days ago via Twitter

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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What if no one was punished for their bad behaviour?

In P4C we read the book ‘Where the Wild Things Are’ and came up with these big ideas. • Punishment • Anger • Good and evil • Family • Happiness and love We then created a P4C question which was: •...

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Great celebration at the recent HSF Pro Bono and Community Awards 2018. Thank you all for supporting Thomas Buxton…

TBP_Headteacher | 5 days ago via Twitter

Rich Mix and Arthoppers in Year 5 – What a project!

Recently, Year 5 were treated to a very special guest artist who came in to work with them. Arthoppers, in conjunction with the MOLA timetruck and Rich Mix were able to inspire our Year 5 pupils to...

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RSPB Visits Thomas Buxton Primary School

This week Thomas Buxton Primary School had a special visit from the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB). Jo came in from the organisation to help years 2, 3 and 4 learn more about the...

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Team TBP. Ready for Sports Day 2018 at Mile End Stadium. #youthsport #futureolympians

TBP_Headteacher | 6 days ago via Twitter

Year 6 Computing – How does the Internet work?

This half term, Year 6 have been investigating how information is transported through the Internet. We thought about how computers are linked together and the different components that make up the...

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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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This week

News & Letters

Newsletter - 25 May 2018

What a wonderful week of celebration and challenge it has been . I was inspired to see everyone in Y1-Y6 giving their all at Sports Day on...

School Calendar

  • Today Half Term
  • 15/06 INSET Day - Eid (TBC)
  • 18/06 FUDGE Week
  • 20/06 School Photos
  • 28/06 World of Work (Buxton Town)
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