020 7791 2800

020 3302 5236

58-60 Nelson Street

E1 2DE


8:15am - 3:15pm


Information for Parents/Carers

Please check this page frequently for the latest news about COVID-19 Coronavirus and the impact on schools.

Please see our Covid-19 Contingency Plan

Date Palm Primary School is following current Government advice.  If you have any health concern for your own child, please consult NHS 111 or speak to your GP. For health information and advice, read the NHS pages on Coronavirus. Learn about the government response to the coronavirus on GOV.UK.

The government has given clear guidance on:

Please read the latest guidance for schools – how universities, nurseries, schools and colleges are working during coronavirus (COVID-19). 



Please read Date Palm Primary School’s Safeguarding and intimate Care Addendums which explain the measures being taken within our school to continue to meet our safeguarding requirements during these unprecedented times.

Department for Education (DfE) COVID-19 (Coronavirus) helpline

The DfE has launched a helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows:

Phone: 0800 046 8687
Email: DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk
Opening hours:

  • Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm
  • Weekends from 10am to 4pm

About us

The Muslim was likened to the Date Palm due to the abundance of it’s goodness, the continuity of it’s shade, the goodness of it’s fruit and it’s presence throughout the year. Just like the Date Palm Tree we want to cultivate children who can be fruitful wherever they are.


“Brilliant school, my children love the school. Recently got a Good rating by Ofsted.” –   Umm Muhammad

“Very good school good rules and manners.
Teachers are fair and equal and teach lots” – Mohamed Daahir