Please note, the Hackney Education office at Reading Lane (including the 2nd floor reception) is currently closed to the public.
Admissions, free school meals and uniform grants
Hackney Family Information Service
SEND and Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) support
IT helpdesk for school enquiries
Find out how to make a complaint about a school
Technology & Learning Centre (TLC)
1 Reading Lane
London E8 1GQ
Office closed to the public
Please note: our office at Reading Lane (including the 2nd floor reception) is currently closed to the public.
Map and directions
You can get to us in the following ways:
The following services stop outside the TLC or Hackney Central Station:
- 30, 38, 48, 55, 106, 236, 242, 253, 276, 277, D6
From London Fields:
- Walk right along Martello Terrace, then turn right onto Martello Street. Walk past the park and under the bridge. Cross Richmond Road and follow the alleyway to Reading Lane. Turn right and walk 20 metres.
From Hackney Central:
- Turn right out of the station and walk 20 metres until you reach Mare Street. Turn right and walk 300 metres.
From Hackney Downs:
- Liverpool Street station runs regular services to Hackney Downs station. Turn right out of the station and first right again. Continue until you reach Mare Street and then, turn right again and walk 300 metres.