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Year 6 Junior Citizens Trip

This morning, the Year 6 pupils visited the Ecology Centre in Mile End to participate in a citizenship workshop led by the Metropolitan Police, the London Fire Brigade and Transport for London. There...

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Well done TBP. We are officially a centre of excellence for financial education. @youngenterprise #moneymatters

TBP_Headteacher | 3 hours ago via Twitter

Forest School Week 2

This week in Forest School we looked at how the Forest School area had changed from last week. We noticed that lots of leaves had fallen to the ground ‘All the leaves have gone brown and fallen...

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Year 2 investigate materials!

This term year 2 have been investigating all the different materials around us. We went on a material hunt around the class room and managed to find items made of: Wood Plastic Glass Metal We started...

Read more... 5 days ago

Great start to Autumn Parent and Carer meetings.

TBP_Headteacher | 2 days ago via Twitter

Forest School

This week in Reception we started Forest School for the first time. We had to learn the Forest School rule ‘No pick, no lick!’ We spent the afternoon getting in our waterproofs and...

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Year 6/7 Picnic

Thank you to all the Year 6 and 7 pupils who attended the annual picnic at Thomas Buxton this afternoon. The Year 6 pupils certainly learned a lot about what to expect from secondary school and were...

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Great start to Autumn Parent and Carer meetings.

TBP_Headteacher | 2 days ago via Twitter

What we think about Computing

We have been talking to the children about what they have been learning about in Computing so far this year.  We asked the children what they have learnt about in computing lessons and how to stay...

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




This week

News & Letters

Newsletter - 9th November 2018

Our focus this week has been on exploring all the great things which are happening with reading here at TBP. We have worked together to see...

School Calendar

  • 12/11 Anti-Bullying Week
  • Today Parents Evening
  • Today 09:00 Trip Volunteers course (3 Days)
  • Tomorrow Children in Need
  • 07/12 After School Clubs Finish
Calendar and term dates...