'The headteacher and deputy headteacher are committed and relentless in their work for continuous improvement.'Ofsted 2018
'Senior leaders have established high expectations of staff and pupils and lead by example.'Ofsted 2018

GCSE English

April 29, 2016

Year 11 students are gearing up for their English Language exam. This week they have been sitting in single rows of desks, heads bowed in silent concentration. But this is not their real exam, Mr Stansfield and Miss Clafton have been reading out the questions and explaining how to answer them (“This one’s worth 24 […]

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Future First – Institute of Grocery Distribution

St Aidan’s welcomed Fiona Simpson of Future First and Vikki Colman of The Institute of Grocery Distribution (IGD) today.  Fiona facilitated 2 sessions with a number of our Year 9 students as part of a programme called ‘Feeding Britain’s Future’ that is funded by IGD. The aims of the programme are to provide students with an […]

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BIG Award

April 27, 2016

Well Done to our Anti Bullying Team along with the whole school community on their most recent Anti Bullying Award. Val McFarlane for BIG said ‘St Aidan’s Catholic Academy have now achieved the BIG Award for their 3rd successive year.  This shows that, although they do not have a problem with bullying, they acknowledge that […]

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Maths Challenge 2016

On Tuesday 26th April we took part in the regional final of the Maths Challenge at Macmillan Academy.  Our students did us proud, finishing 7th out of 24 teams. Year 9   R Dunlop and B Foley Year 8   M Ali and J Manuel Well done to you all.

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Are you in Year 8, 9 or 10?

April 24, 2016

Local radio station Sun FM are working with a global car manufacturer Calsonic Kansei to help celebrate 30 years of success in the North East. Calsonic Kansei have been established in Sunderland for 30 years, with 4 plants across the North East, one in Washington, Sunderland, Doxford Park and one on site at the Official Nissan plant. […]

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