About us

The Hackney Teaching Schools' Alliance is a supportive partnership of primary, secondary and specialist schools, each with a proven track record of successful improvement.

Steered by two national teaching schools; Clapton Girls' Academy, Kingsmead Primary along with Stormont House (Specialist Provision) and Millfields Community School, we work to improve the quality of teaching and leadership through effective collaboration and personalised support.

Our key strategic Partners are Cumbria University and the Hackney Learning Trust.

We provide a range of high quality professional learning which includes:

  • high quality School Direct teacher training working alongside Cumbria University for early years, primary and secondary phase.
  • a successful Newly Qualified Teachers Programme for primary phase
  • a tailored middle leader training programme delivered by expert professionals
  • a Becoming Outstanding course for teachers in the second or third year of teaching
  • Numbers Count training for teachers and TAs quality assured by Edge Hill University
  • bespoke school improvement work delivered by experienced and specialist leaders in education
  • pupil premium review.


Hackney Teaching Schools' Alliance
The Portico,
C/O Clapton Girls' Academy
Linscott Road, Lower Clapton
London E5 0RD

Tel: 020 8985 6641 | Fax: 020 8986 4686
Email: htsa@clapton.hackney.sch.uk

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