Rainbows and hearts bring #TowerHamletsTogether

Put your hands together for Cyril Jackson Primary School in Limehouse for decorating its windows with these fabulous paintings.


5th May 2020

Limehouse primary nominates support worker for ‘School Hero’ award - East London Advertiser

A Tower Hamlets school has been recognised for its support of children’s mental health and has nominated one of its staff members for a national award.


18th October 2016

Top tennis tips from Tim - East End Life

A group of children from Cyril Jackson Primary School were given some top tennis tips by former British No 1 Tim Henman...


2nd May 2016

Pupils at Docklands' Cyril Jackson Primary dress up for World Book Day - East London Advertiser

The children really got into the spirit of World Book Day in London's Docklands dressed as their favourite book characters.


11th March 2016

'Warm Welcome for Walliams' - East End Life

Comedian, author and Britain's Got Talent judge David Walliams joined fellow bookworms at Cyril Jackson School to see how pupils were getting on with their reading.

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8th February 2016

David Walliams celebrates 200 new school book clubs - FirstNews

Author David Walliams has helped start up 200 new school book clubs since the launch of his literacy campaign with The Department of Education last summer.


28th January 2016

Praise for school - East End Life

Cyril Jackson Primary School in Limehouse has received a letter from the Secretary of State for Education congratulating the school on being outstanding.

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9th December 2015

Ofsted acclaim for Cyril Jackson - East End Life

Cyril Jackson School in Limehouse has been rated by Ofsted as 'Outstanding'

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21st September 2015

Cricket - East End Life

Cyril Jackson Primary School girls' Year 5 and 6 cricket team are officially the best team in Tower Hamlets...

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29th June 2015

Girls football win - East End Life

Cyril Jackson Primary School's fourth and fifth year girls won the Tower Hamlets cluster football competition...

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23rd February 2015

Eid Celebrations - East End Life

Parents, staff and pupils at Cyril Jackson Primary School in Limehouse came together to celebrate the festival of Eid al-Adha.

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20th October 2014

Eid al-Adha celebrations - East End Life

Coverage of our Eid 2014 celebrations

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13th October 2014

World opened up for student adventurers - East London Advertiser

Children at Cyril Jackson Primary have been selected for a new learning service which bring the curriculum to life.

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5th June 2014

Masters students help staff out - East London Advertiser

Two post-graduate students working on their Masters degrees in social work have been helping the staff at Cyril Jackson Primary School in Limehouse.

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27th March 2014

School's website sees surge in popularity - East London Advertiser

Nearly six million hits have been recorded by Cyril Jackson Primary School's website in just 12 months, a staggering increase of 127 per cent.

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20th February 2014

Travelling back in time to learn how Romans lived - East London Advertiser

Teachers took pupils aged seven to 11 on a Celtic and Roman history trip because "the real thing" is better than reading books.

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13th February 2014

Pupils in limelight for festive shows - East London Advertiser

It has been nativity and panto season at schools across east London during the past week.

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25th December 2013

Typhoon Cake Sale - East London Advertiser

Children have raised £645 for the victims of Typhoon Hiayan.

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11th December 2013

As snug as a bug in a pile of old pallets - East London Advertiser

A new hotel which has opened in the East End has already become bug infested.

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4th December 2013

A space for creepy crawlies - East End Life

The council's Clean and Green team has worked with residents, Cyril Jackson Primary School, volunteers from Canary Wharf Group and Spitalfields City Farm.

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25th November 2013

Kate's Place2Be - East End Life

The Duchess of Cambridge has become royal patron of an organisation that provides support to schools in the East End.

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23rd June 2013

Giving Back to Bliss

A Poplar woman whose son was born four months early, weighing less than a bag of sugar, is taking part in a sponsored pram push to raise money for a special baby care charity.

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13th May 2013

ArtSpokes at Cyril Jackson

ArtSpokes, a local social enterprise based in Limehouse, is rolling out its Creative ICT and Best Bikers projects to primary schools in the borough.

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11th March 2013

School House opens its doors - Eastend Life

Cyril Jackson School celebrates the opening of The School House by Mark Cooke, Chief Risk Officer, Wealth & Investment Management, Barclays. Pictured is Mr Lesch with the Communication group performing their number song.

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3rd December 2012

Andrew joins our campaign - Evening Standard

Former Cyril Jackson and Reed’s School pupil, Ismael Chand, pictured meeting Prince Andrew at Limehouse Youth Centre. Ismael was recently selected for an apprenticeship at Goldman Sachs, the leading multi-national investment bank.

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30th November 2012

A Month of Achievement

Government advisor, Ruth Miskin, OBE, awards CJ with Read Write Inc. Model School status. City Year charity selects CJ as partner school for voluntary work. Pupils support local community through colossal donation to TH Foodbank.

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18th October 2012

Celebrating a passion for music and friends - East End Life

Cyril Jackson Primary School in Limehouse celebrated children's love of music with a day of guitar playing.

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6th August 2012

Meet the young art stars of tomorrow - East End Life

Twelve students from Cyril Jackson Primary School were selected to visit the Truman Brewery in Brick Lane.

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30th July 2012

CJ Celebrates Record Attendance for a Second Year Running

For a second year running, pupil attendance is the highest out of all 88 schools in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets - and this year, we even beat our own record by achieving 97%.

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25th July 2012

City Year School Partnerships for 2012-13 Announced

From September 2012, London's leading youth and education charity, City Year, has announced it will be serving in five new schools across London.

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25th July 2012

Primary Pupils Making Music at Cyril Jackson

Cyril Jackson Primary School in Limehouse hosted a spectacular event today to celebrate children's love of music.

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29th June 2012

Cyril Jackson Diamond Jubilee Celebration

Cyril Jackson Primary School in Limehouse created a lifetime of memories at a day of spectacular events which highlighted to pupils how the monarchy can unify multi-cultural Britain.

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1st June 2012

'Hard work, dedication, determination' - East End Life

A group of children from Cyril Jackson Primary School enjoyed a day of debate at one of the countries top universities.

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23rd April 2012

Emirates Stadium Tour - Daily Express

Celebrity Big Brother star Natalie Cassidy was unveiled yesterday as ambassador for The Health Lottery.

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30th March 2012

Swedish ICT Visit - East End Life

Swedish education leaders were impressed by the high standard of ICT facilities at Cyril Jackson Primary school in Limehouse.

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11th January 2012

Attendance celebrated - East End Life

Cyril Jackson Primary School in Limehouse held a special assembly on Friday, December 16 to celebrate the exceptional attendance record of pupils.

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16th December 2011

Whodunnit? We're on the case - East End Life

Science week activities saw pupils at a Wapping school become detectives and examine crime scene evidence.

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28th November 2011

Black History Month - October 2011 - East End Life

Pupils at Cyril Jackson Primary School staged a celebration to celebrate Black History Month.

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7th November 2011

School children get their skates on - Evening Standard

Pupils from east London helped launch the winter skating season at the opening of the outdoor ice rink at the National History Museum.

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4th November 2011

Letter to the editor - The Times

Sir, I take issue with your report ("The Limehouse link to the past, July 15) in which it is stated that "Good schools in Limehouse are rare".

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27th September 2011

Aiming for new record - East End Life

Pupils at a Limehouse school are looking forward to breaking more attendance records after achieving the highest level in the borough.

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5th September 2011