London Academy of Excellence - Sponsorship of English

Partner: London Academy of Excellence, Stratford, London
Partner type: Maintained School
Project category: Sponsorship

Eton is one of seven independent schools involved with this project. Eton provides support in English by the secondment of two teachers on a part time basis and also in governance (the Head Master is a Governor and Legal Advisor is on the Finance Committee).

More detail about the LAE can be obtained from here.

Aims of the project

The aim is to provide a selective sixth form college in Newham, London.


The secondment of Eton masters to LAE on a part time basis.


The Head Master of LAE reviews the input from each independent school partner each year and measures outcomes in LAE pupils.

Pupil involvement

45 LAE students are given buddies at Eton and there is at least one reciprocal visit each year.

Frequency and duration