Welcome from the Headteacher

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to Cyril Jackson - an ambitious, successful and inclusive community school.

The expectations for our pupils and ourselves know no bounds and we strive for excellence in all that we do.

We lay the foundations for every child to succeed. Cyril Jackson offers a curriculum which engages and inspires, a diverse range of educational visits and experiences, outstanding pastoral care and high expectations, all delivered within a happy, safe and supportive environment.

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Our Partners

  • Queen Mary University of London logo
  • King's College London logo
  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets logo
  • NHS London logo
  • Poplar Harca logo
  • University College London logo
  • University of East London logo
  • University of Greenwich logo
  • University of Warwick logo
Vision: Inspiring Minds Through Opportunity

Our Purpose

  • To provide a safe and stimulating environment where pupils encounter challenging and creative learning experiences
  • Each member of the school community is motivated to be an active citizen and life-long learner
  • All pupils will be equipped with a variety of skills and knowledge to meet their and fulfil their aspiration

Our Values

  • Aspiration
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Curiosity
  • Creativity
  • Kindness
  • Resilience

Our Goals

To ensure all pupils are reflective, analytical and active independent learners.

To ensure that children are fully active citizens within the school community.

To ensure all pupils achieve highly in order to fulfil interests, aspirations for the future and meet their creative potential.

To ensure that teachers’ subject knowledge and pedagogy builds over time translating into improvements in the teaching of the curriculum.

To ensure that children acquire a wide vocabulary, communicate effectively and acquire a knowledge of phonics giving them the foundations for future learning.

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News & Letters

Being Social

We had a tour of the penthouse, it was huge! There was even a bubbly hot tub on the balcony, we could see all of London! https://t.co/5sp5QVw6Ln https://t.co/vr98KNF7WI

Pizza master class with chef, to be served in our own private dining room later. 😋 https://t.co/ukzd6T4w10 https://t.co/zvBhq351Pp

We had delicious afternoon tea with festive cakes, then yummy hot chocolate complete with marshmallows and creme. https://t.co/tK1aQhd4tv

We took the DLR, walked to the underground then got the tube all the way to Embankment! https://t.co/oWyFGaGovA

Upcoming Events



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INSET Day - School Closed



INSET Day - School Closed

21st December - 2nd January

Christmas Holiday



INSET Day - School Closed



INSET Day - School Closed