About E1 Schools

Mission Statement

East 1 is a partnership of schools in Tower Hamlets. We want our children and families to have high aspirations, enjoy a healthy lifestyle and for staff to be able to innovate effectively.


East 1 Schools working in partnership. Raising Aspirations. Broadening Horizons.


For Pupils, we aim:

  • To promote excellence and ambition through widening our pupils’ cultural, creative, sporting and academic opportunities
  • To develop pupil voice and leadership skills across the partnership

For Parents and Carers, we aim:

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

For Staff, we aim:

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