We work with a number of different partners to ensure that we provide the best possible learning experience for all members of the EWPS community. Listed below are some examples of this.
Beckton & Royal Docks (BaRD)
Beckton & Royal Docks Children’s Centre delivers a range of high quality services, for families with under 5s. Services aim to support parents / carers and to enable children to flourish at home and to thrive when they start school. The Children’s Centre programme is based on the concept that providing integrated education with childcare, family support and health services are key factors in achieving good outcomes for children and parents.
Confucius Institute (Linked to London Southbank University)
We are currently working with the Confucius Institute in relation to developing our Mandarin language provision. They have also assisted us with cultural days, run an after school Tai Chi Club and facilitated a visit to China to learn more about the Chinese approach to education.
Cumberland Sports Partnership
We are a member of the Cumberland Sports Partnership which supports our access to borough and national sporting competitions. They also support staff CPD in PE and help us run our sports days.
ECAM (Every Child A Musician)
Our Every Child a Musician programme provides free musical instruments and tuition to children in Years 5 and 6 in Newham during the school day. They also support the teaching of ukulele in lower KS2.
We work with a number of Further Education establishments in relation to student teacher placements. These include: Kingston, University of East London & Greenwich University.
Work with our PE Lead and sports coach to support the quality of our PE provision.
Local Secondary Schools
We work closely with a number of secondary schools as part of our transition arrangements. This can include taster days, use of premises & facilities and secondary staff supporting events.
Newham Academy of Music
Support our delivery of paid music tuition.
Tollgate Teaching Alliance
We are part of the Tollgate Teaching Alliance which involves 30 schools across 7 London Boroughs. This gives us huge strength and capacity in teaching and learning and leadership to work with and learn from other schools. We also support delivery of training for accredited professional development programmes such as NPQML and NPQSL.
Part of this alliance is also supporting Initial Teacher Training. To find out more about this please click here.