'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

Easter Debate

March 29, 2018

This term’s topic for our Whole School Debate was ‘weapons’. After the most recent shocking events in America involving gun crimes, the pupils engaged in a thought-provoking and controversial discussion over the challenges of owning and using weapons, the legal system and the sources young people are influenced by, when forming their views on the rights to […]

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Boxing Success again for Robert!

Well done to Robert who has won the National ABA championships on Sunday 25th March 2018. He is now the ABA National Champion and has achieved a place to represent England. We are super proud of you Robert and wish you all the success on your journey.

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Lenten Food Bank Appeal

March 28, 2018

After the success of the Christmas hamper appeal St. Aidan’s has continued its effort to collect food for the Connect Network food bank. Staff and students have continued to make donations in a variety of different ways. Some making monetary donations, others buying Mother’s Day cards and gifts – with the profits made used to […]

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Easter Doodle Maths Reward

March 27, 2018

A group of year 7 boys were rewarded  yesterday for all their hard work and independent learning on Doodle Maths over the last term. The boys have been coming into school early every morning before school to do independent learning using the maths app. Well done boys!

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Sunderland Young Achievers Awards

March 23, 2018

Well Done to three of our 6th form students who picked up awards at last nights Sunderland’s Young Achievers Awards, very worthy award winners. A Loadman – Winner – service to the community. S Ivory – Group Winner – service to the community. A Nair – Winner – Youth Arts. We are all very proud of you.

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Oxford University IAG

On 21st March 2018 a group of 30 Year 10 pupils from St Aidan’s and 30 pupils fromDt Anthony’s were involved in a workshop with Lucy, a graduate from Oxford University.  Lucy is from North Yorkshire and studied History. Lucy talked to the group about the courses available to them as well as what it […]

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STEM @ Sunderland Uni

On Wednesday 14th March 2018 a group of Year 8 and 9 pupils attended a STEM session at Sunderland University, what a day they had! They engaged in a range of activities from naming he bones, scientifically, to life saving CPR to practising the recovery position and programming robots – a competition that St Aidan’s […]

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National Apprenticeship Week

March 15, 2018

Our Year 10s have been out and about during National Apprenticeship Week looking at what is on offer once they are in the big wide world. On 6th March 2018 they visited Sunderland Hospital Education Centre. The boys had a great visit to the Hospital, they were shown how to take each other blood pressure and […]

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