About E1 Schools

East 1 is a partnership of schools in Tower Hamlets. We work together to empower our community through raising the aspirations and achievements of pupils, families and staff.



  • To meet or exceed age expectations
  • To develop pupil voice and leadership skills across the partnership
  • To promote excellence through widening our pupils cultural, creative and sporting experiences


  • To empower parents to play an active role in their children's learning
  • To develop parent's skills for employment and increase their awareness of career opportunities for themselves and their children
  • To improve the process of primary secondary transfer within the cluster


  • To develop best practice of teaching, learning and leadership across the partnership