Welcome to Thomas Buxton Primary School

Thomas Buxton Primary School is a two-form entry community primary school with a nursery. It is maintained by the London Borough of Tower Hamlets and there are 460 pupils.

Thomas Buxton is right in the heart of Whitechapel's vibrant, multicultural community and we take full advantage of the facilities and experiences both locally and in central London to enrich the children's learning.

The Headteacher is Mrs Lorraine Flanagan, you can find out more information about the school on this site and in our prospectus.

Family Cycle Training

There are free cycle sessions taking place in Victoria Park over the Summer holiday. You can find out more information in the Bikeworks leaflet.

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Can YOU haiku?

One of the Jacqueline Wilson books we discovered at the Museum of Childhood was The Suitcase Kid. ...

2014-07-15 16:19:07
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Changes

As part of our SEAL Assembly we have been discussing the topic of change. Changes take place all...

2014-07-07 00:16:07
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Marvelous Museum of Childhood!

What a fantastic trip, museum and exhibit Year 3! Reply here and tell us some facts about...

2014-07-03 15:57:07
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Incredible Instructions!

Hi Year 3, Can you reply to this post and tell everyone what a good instruction text needs.  For...

2014-07-01 17:17:07
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Refugee Week 2014

Hi, June 16-22 2014 is Refugee Week.  Here is a link to the film Year 3 watched in class....

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A very special trip…

As part of Computing week some pupils visited our business partners at the Royal Bank of Canada...

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Ready, Steady… Year 6!

Are you in Year 5 and worried about making the transition to Year 6? Fear not, follow these helpful...

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Space Station 3D

Hey Year Five, On Monday Pandas and Koalas visited the Science Museum to see ‘Space Station...

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ARE YOU A HOPSCOTCH HERO?

Happy COMPUTING WEEK everybody! That’s right, this week is COMPUTING WEEK at Thomas Buxton...

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Sports Day

Year 1 had a fantastic Sports Day. Some of the activities we took part in were: - Beat the gaolie -...

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Recount about Sports Day

Have a read of our day out to Mile End stadium as part of Sports Day … Today I went on a trip...

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Parents helping children with money...

It was fantastic to see so more parents and carers taking the opportunity to see their children...

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SATs

Year 2 will be completing their SATs (Standardised Attainment Tests) after the half term holidays....

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Sports Day – The results are...

Congratulations to everyone who took part in Sports Day. Thanks to everyone involved, it was a...

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TBP Sports Day

Live from Mile End stadium, I can tell you, the sun is shining, the crowd is happy and our athletes...

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How fast can you type?

I’m going to time myself to see how quickly I can type this blog post! Turtles class has...

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So, you want to be an inventor?

In IPC this term we are looking at Inventions and Machines.  We have considered why people invent...

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Owls, owls and more owls!

We had some very special visitors on Friday. Ed, the great horned owl, Archie the barn owl, Spike...

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How to thrive and survive during SATs...

In Year 6, we have been preparing for SATs week which is fast approaching.  Over the week, we...

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Night School!!!

Last Friday, as part of our IPC topic ‘Night time’, Year 2 stayed back until  9.30pm...

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School Calendar

  • Today - INSET Day
  • Tomorrow - Summer Holiday
  • 01/09 - INSET Day
  • 02/09 - Children return to school
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