'Students achieve well. They make good
progress from their starting points.'Ofsted
'91% of parents surveyed said their son
is making good progress.'Parent Survey

Year 5 and 6 Open Evening

September 6, 2017

Tuesday 19th September 2017 Come along to see the fantastic opportunity we have available to your son. We are delighted with our Summer 2017 result where 81% of our Year 11s achieved a Grade 4 (old Grade C) and above in English, 78% in Maths with a 74% achieving a Grade 4 or above in […]

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GCSEs are changing

June 29, 2017

GCSEs are changing; if you are a student, a parent, an employer, or work in education, find out how you will be affected. Changes to GCSEs

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St. Anthony’s and St. Aidan’s 6th Form

January 24, 2017

St Anthony’s and St Aidan’s joint sixth form Course Information Guide 2017 now available. Sixth Form Course Guide 2017

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Internet Safety for Parents

December 6, 2016

On 17th January 2017 at 5.30pm we will be holding an information evening for Parents and Carers. This session will be to give you hints and tips on how to keep your children safe online. Please see this letter for more information: Internet Safety Parent Information Session

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India Immersion Fund Raiser – 18th November 2016

October 11, 2016

On Friday the 18th of November the Academy will host a Race Night to help raise funds for our India Immersion project. The event will commence on at 7.00 pm in the main hall. Ticket prices will be £5 per person or £10 for a family ticket (payment can be made on the door). Pie and […]

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Outstanding GCSE results

September 8, 2016

Students, Staff and Governors at St Aidan’s Catholic Academy are celebrating an excellent sets of examination results this year at GCSE. GCSE results at St Aidan’s Catholic Academy bucked the trend for boys nationally with 78% achieving an A*-C grade in English and 78% achieving an A*- C grade in Math’s. In English 85% of […]

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Strike Acton – 5th July 2016

June 29, 2016

School will remain open for all students on Tuesday 5th July 2016. Thank you Mr Shepherd  

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School Closure

November 30, 2015

Can all parents please read the attached information. Important Information for Parents – Friday 4th of December

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Exam Results

July 8, 2015

Examination Results will be available on the following dates/times: Sixth Form: Thursday 13th of August in the Briery Study Room Y13 from 8.00am Y12 from 10.00am GCSE Thursday the 20th of August in the Briery Study Room. Y11 from 9.00am Y10 from 10.00am On collection of results students in Y11 can enrol for their chosen sixth […]

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World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

September 19, 2017

Come along and join us for the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 29th September 2017. This will be held in our Briery Study Room between 10am and 12noon. Bring your family, bring your friends. All Welcome! We would also welcome any cake donations.

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Sunderland University – Fast Forward Futures Event

21 year 10 pupils had the opportunity to visit Sunderland University to participate in their fast forward futures event which allowed them to explore various careers in the Creative Industries. The boys are all currently working towards a GCSE in either media or music or have a genuine interest in the Arts and Creative Industry […]

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Brilliant Club

September 5, 2017

The 12 boys from years 7 and 8 who took part in the Scholars Programme with Durham University have received their final grades.  We are delighted at the very high standard of 4 first class grades, 7 2:1 grades and 1 2:2.  We look forward to celebrating these achievements with parents and carers at Durham […]

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GCSE Results 2017

August 22, 2017

The GCSE results for our pupils reflect the hard work of both the boys and their teachers.  It is extremely pleasing that all comparable outcomes have risen significantly set against a back drop of uncertainty in the reformed GCSE system.  Our Year 11 have achieved our best ever results. 74% of the boys achieved Grade […]

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A Level Success at St Aidan’s 6th Form

August 18, 2017

Another excellent year of results for our Year 13 pupils.  Well done to you all and thank you to your families and all staff who have you supported you through. Good luck to each and every one of your on the next part of your journey. Early indications show that: 100% of Oxbridge candidates accepted. More […]

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End of Year Mass

July 20, 2017

On Wednesday 19th July we celebrated the end of our school year with three House Masses.  The theme of of Mass, celebrated by Father Michael, was ‘Community’. We reflected on the difference we can make to our own community by being there for others.  We were given the opportunity to thank God for all of […]

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End of Term Updates

Our end of term letter has been sent home with all pupils.  A copy is below: End of Year Letter to Parents 2017

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Doodle Maths Reward

July 18, 2017

Today a group of pupils from year 7 and year 8 were rewarded with a visit to McDonald’s with Miss Gunn and Mrs Foreman for all their effort. hard work and attendance with DoodleMaths this term. The boys have been coming into school early on a morning to access the maths programme via an app on […]

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Brilliant Club

12 boys from year 7 and 8 have been taking part in the Scholars programme with Durham University and learning how to produce a University standard piece of scientific writing.  Over the past 6 weeks they have visited Durham University and had several tutorial sessions with their allocated PHD student.  They have studied the topic of Ebola and whether […]

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