There is a lot to learn about our school on this website but here are some key facts that will give you a quick insight into our work. 

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We support around 410 students.

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Our team works in partnership with schools and social workers to ensure the educational progress and attainment of all Barking and Dagenham’s looked after children.

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Our experienced team is made up of qualified teachers.

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We support all our children – both those who live in and outside of the borough.

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We allocate a specific amount of the Pupil Premium Plus (PP+) grant to schools every term, and they can request additional funding depending on the needs of the child.

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The PP+ grant can be used to meet agreed targets for the looked after child, or for training staff who support other children including looked after children.

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We are the first virtual school to secure the Jack Petchey Award, which enables schools and youth organisations to celebrate their young people’s achievements and receive additional funding.

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In 2019, one of our students gained admission to Oxford University to study Law.

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We are one of the few London boroughs that has a team member who works from Kent, where a number of our children are placed.