Thomas Buxton Primary School (Bethnal Green) data

Thomas Buxton Primary School is located in Bethnal Green, London and falls under the local authority of Tower Hamlets. This mixed-sex primary school has 439 pupils, with a capacity of 480, aged from three up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 31 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £43,065. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 29th March 2023 resulting in an outstanding rating.

Thomas Buxton Primary School contact details

AddressThomas Buxton Primary School
Buxton Street
Bethnal Green
Thomas Buxton Primary School
E1 5AR
HeadteacherMrs Lorraine Flanagan

About Thomas Buxton Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age3
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date19th January 2023
School Capacity480
Number of Pupils43991% capacity
Number of Boys22351%
Number of Girls21649%
Free School Meals (%)38.40%

Where is Thomas Buxton Primary School?

Street AddressBuxton Street
LocalityBethnal Green
Address 3Thomas Buxton Primary School
PostcodeE1 5AR
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Thomas Buxton Primary School on a map

Thomas Buxton Primary School map (E1 5AR) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection29th March 2023
Ofsted RatingOutstanding
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Thomas Buxton Primary School

Total Number of Teachers31
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)28.6
Total Number of Teaching Assistants24
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)19.8
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff11
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)9.4
Pupil:Teacher Ratio15.4
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£43,065

Thomas Buxton Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameThomas Buxton Primary School
Establishment Number2828
Unique Reference Number100930
Local AuthorityTower Hamlets
Local Authority Code211
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE09000030
Government Office RegionLondon
DistrictTower Hamlets
District CodeE09000030
WardSpitalfields & Banglatown
Parliamentary ConstituencyBethnal Green and Bow
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaTower Hamlets 009
Lower Super Output AreaTower Hamlets 009E

Thomas Buxton Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date23rd January 2024
Reason Establishment OpenedNot applicable
Reason Establishment ClosedNot applicable

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Child Care FacilitiesNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Offers Tuition by Another ProviderNot applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10071340
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Thomas Buxton Primary School geodata


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