Who We Are

A network of excellence.


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.

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Our Alliance

A supportive and collaborative partnership.


Executive Board

Our alliance is steered by headteachers from the following schools:

Clapton Girls' Academy

Kingsmead Primary School

Millfields Community School

Stormont House School


Partnership Group

The following schools join our Executive Board to form a strong and successful Alliance:

The Boxing Academy

Mandeville Primary School

Stoke Newington School and Sixth Form

Benthal Primary School

Nightingale Primary School

Wentworth Nursery School

Gayhurst Primary School

Randal Cremer Primary School

Harrington Hill Primary School

Rushmore Primary School

Sir Thomas Abney Primary School

Petchey Academy


Key Strategic Partners

The HTSA work in partnership with the following to ensure effective collaboration and support:

University of Cumbria

Hackney Learning Trust



Join our alliance.


If you are interested in joining our alliance or would like further information on how to collaborate with us please use the enquiry form below or complete our membership form and return to htsa@clapton.hackney.sch.uk

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Contact Us

How to find us.

Hackney Teaching Schools' Alliance

c/o Clapton Girls' Academy

Laura Place


E5 0RB


Tel: 020 8985 6641 ext: 265


Enquiry form

For any information or queries, please complete our enquiry form or alternatively, you can email us directly on:


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