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.

This week's attendance

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

97%

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Will, I am…

Good greetings to the lords and ladies at Thomas Buxton Primary! I am very happy to hear that, some...

2014-04-22 08:25:04
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School Council in the Spring Term

The School Council have been very busy in the Spring Term making sure that the Healthy Tuck Shop is...

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Powerful poetry!

    Wow!  Did you hear Aqeel’s poem based on the Battle of the Nile painting?...

2014-04-03 16:10:04
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Discussion Text

Year 3 have been working on discussion texts in literacy. They looked at various examples...

2014-03-30 22:17:03
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Magnet Magic

Hi Year 3, Here is the magnet activity you tried in class....

2014-03-26 14:31:03
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Year 1 Visit to the Natural History...

Year 1 visited the Creepy Crawlies gallery as part of their IPC topic on flowers and insects.  

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Science and Engineering Week 2014!

This week is National Science and Engineering Week in the UK! We are going to be having lots of fun...

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Ants Class Science Fiction Stories

Year 3 have been working on Science Fiction stories about two robots called Nita and Robert and...

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Coding Crazy!

Hi Year 4, On Thursdays, pupils who go to Coding Club are learning some advanced computer...

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Purim-pressive performance!

Wow Caterpillars. You really came together and put on a great show today. I’m very proud of...

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Welcome to the School Council

Come back soon for updates from the school council.  You can leave replies to share your opinions.

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What’s the area?

In Year 4 last week, we learned about area- the amount of space a surface takes up. Knowing how to...

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Ehsan’s Excellent Openers

Year 3, You MUST read Ehsan’s fantastic piece of writing about Lewis Clarke’s record...

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All your favourite characters!

Today, the corridors and classrooms of Thomas Buxton were alive with  characters from our...

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Purim Performance!

Caterpillars, Next Thursday (March 13th) is our assembly about Purim.  Keep rehearsing your lines...

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Thomas Buxton Celebrates Books and...

  It’s A Book – Lane Smith (Click on the link to see this trailer!)...

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Welcome back Year 2!

Dear Whales and Bears, We hope that you have had a fantastic, relaxing half term with your friends...

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World War II – What Next?

Hello Year 6! We’ve learnt so much about World War II this term that it’s hard to...

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Determination and True Grit!

Aspire This week in our assemblies we are thinking about our school value to ”aspire”....

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School Calendar

  • Today - Ark Welcome Morning
  • Today - Class Photograph Day
  • Tomorrow - KS2 Welcome Morning
  • 25/04 - KS1 Welcome Morning
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