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A proposed link between education and economic opportunities in the Royal Docks is one step closer to becoming a reality.

An application to create a secondary Free School in Silvertown, put forward by Oasis Community Learning and Britannia Village Primary School, has reached the second stage of the approval process.


The creation of a secondary school in Silvertown will feed into the wider ambitions for the re-birth of the Royal Docks as a knowledge cluster, say its backers.

Oasis Community Learning and Britannia Village Primary School have joined forces to unveil proposals for the Oasis Academy Silvertown, set to open its doors to a cohort of 120 Year Seven pupils in September 2014.


The sun was shining, the classrooms shut, exams over and youngsters in Tower Hamlets had decided how best they wanted to spend the first days of the treasured summer holiday.

With the prospect of challenging some of the best science brains in Britain, they returned to St Paul's Way Trust School on Friday for an innovative summer conference, hosted by TV presenter and particle physicist Brian Cox.