APSoL is England's first primary school to provide a bilingual curriculum in English and Portuguese in the UK. The school opened in September 2020 for children in Reception, with the aim of growing year-on-year, having 420 places for children from Reception to Year 6, with all levels of language abilities from London and the surrounding areas. The new school offers an innovative and exciting curriculum founded in research into bilingual education and grounded by the principles of the National Curriculum. The school's immersive bilingual approach, purposeful challenges to develop children's critical thinking, resilience, collaboration and global citizenship will prepare all pupils for the wider world. APSoL will meet the growing demand for bilingual education and give all children the opportunity to be fluent in one of the top 5 most spoken languages in the world. APSoL is led by Talent Education Trust with support from the Portuguese government and technical advice of Premier Advisory Group.