St Paul’s Way Secondary School & Sixth Form sit in the heart of the local community, and provides an aspirational and inclusive educational experience for our students to help them become considerate young people, critical and creative thinkers who are driven to make a difference in the world. 

St Paul’s Way is a safe and caring school environment, where we work in partnership with our school community and Trust partners to build each student’s confidence and resilience through our high quality pastoral care provision, and to ensure our students can thrive socially, emotionally and physically. 

Firdusi Uddin
Head of School (Secondary and Sixth Form)

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Our Partners

  • Queen Mary University of London logo
  • King's College London logo
  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets logo
  • NHS London logo
  • Poplar Harca logo
  • University College London logo
  • University of East London logo
  • University of Greenwich logo
  • University of Warwick logo
Aspiration, Integrity, Community

Values, Vision & Mission


A transformational education for all.


Making St Paul’s Way the best place to learn in, work in and partner with.

Our students are guided by our key values:


We aim for our individual and collective best and work with passion and commitment to achieve this.


We do the right thing, even when it is hard, even when no one is watching.


We make our school a safe and purposeful place where everyone belongs, contributes and thrives.

Work at St Paul's Way

News & Letters

Being Social

Are you looking for paid work over the summer? Become a youth guide on The Line, East London’s public art project! Application deadline: 15 June at 5pm

Last week Y10 students attended Future World of Work Day, a careers fair with over 25 exhibitors and a bespoke industry-themed session highlighting what is available beyond school. Bring on Year 11! #careersfair #exhibitors #future #work #furthereducation #highereducation

Congratulations to Joe Hall, wonderful Chair of Governors, @St_Paul's_Way

Dr Joe really did go! Great performance from GP Partner Dr Joe Hall💙 He ran the @LondonMarathon in well under 4hr to raise funds to keep our vital services running. You can still support him (and us) here 🙏🏽

Our Year 8 students who took part in the @PrincesTrust Mosaic Mentoring Programme last term are super excited as they are going to be featured on @FYI_SkyTV to talk about how they have been positively impacted by the programme! #coronationspecial #news #TV #filming #youngpeople

Follow the link for Tracks in Time'23- online art THAT exhibition!… @spwtartdept @THATnetworkLDN #art #tracksintime2023

Follow the link for Tracks in Time'23- online art THAT exhibition! @spwtartdept @THATnetworkLDN #art #tracksintime2023

Congratulations to Sylia Arcino, Y12 for being selected for the Worshipful Company of Painters-Stainers Schools Prize! Award ceremony& exhibition today at the Painters' Hall. @spwtartdept #young artist #paintingaward

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Is your school attending First Story's Young Writers Festival 2022? Let us know in the comments what your students are looking forward to about the celebration 👇🏻👇🏻

KS4 students attended the @FirstStory Young Writer’s Festival today at @Cambridge_Uni, getting a tour of Downing College and producing fantastic writing. #writing #cocurriculum #spw

A huge congratulations to Fizza in Year 10, who came runner up in the regional final of the @JPFoundation #SpeakOutChallenge. Watch her inspiring speech here! #spw #publicspeaking #cocurriculum

Our Schools Challenge finalists had the opportunity to celebrate their achievements at @JPMorgan. They had a tour of the office, started to think about their future career pathways and will soon have a celebratory lunch! #school #STEM #competition

Year 10 students attended the @LBTHCareers Health and Public Services Careers Event @QMUL today. They spoke to a range of employers/opportunity providers and attended a guest speaker session. #healthcare #publicservice #careersfair #pathways

We are extremely proud of SPW's teams for making it to the final 3 @JPMorgan The Schools Challenge grand final. They competed against 24 teams across 12 different schools to pitch their idea to make London a better place to live #STEM #competition

88 Year 10 students attended a fun filled multi-activity weekend in Kent. Students completed problem solving tasks by exercising patience & displaying great communication and teamwork skills, courageously taking on the obstacle like 'the leap of faith'! Great time was had by all.

12 SPW students spent w/c 27/02 at Jamie’s Farm, Lewes, enoying loads of activities: cooking, gardening, wood chopping, mending fencing, building a pizza oven and working with animals. They have lifetime memories, stronger relationships & a shared appreciation for baby goats!

Upcoming Events



Black History Month Launch Day



DEAR Time - Reception



SEND Workshops



Year 11 Parents Information Evening



Y11 IntoUniversity Education Choices



Black History Month & Healthy Living Parent Workshop



Music scholar aptitude testing, WT, 4pm- 5.30pm



Y11 IntoUniversity Higher Education