'Students achieve well. They make good
progress from their starting points.'Ofsted
'95% of parents surveyed said their son
is making good progress.'Parent Survey

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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Lee Robinson – Comic Artist

May 25, 2017

This week we welcomed illustrator and comic book artist Lee Robinson (Kung Fu Panda, Spynosaur) to work with some of our talented Y7 students, designing and creating their own comic book character and story board. As part of the Sunderland Universities Wonderlands Show, their work will be compiled into a special edition comic book, which […]

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Cancer Research Fundraising

May 23, 2017

Well done to M Ali of 9 Bede, who shaved his head on Friday for charity, under the watchful eyes of Miss Jopling, Mrs Halliday and his entire form. He assigned the dangerous job to Miss Clafton (who almost threatened to shave in a tram line but thankfully didn’t!) and raised over £400  for a […]

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Big Night In – 5th May 2017

May 11, 2017

On Friday 5th May we held our annual Macmillan Sunderland Cancer patient support fundraising day. It started with the boys coming into school in their own clothes rather than uniform and contributing a £1.00 donation. Then on the afternoon the hall had a makeover by Mrs Whitten;  transforming the dining room ready for the Country […]

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City of Culture Bid

May 3, 2017

On Friday 28th April 2017 some of our boys as part of Team 21 went along to Keel Square to be part of the photo shoot of officially submitting the first stage of Sunderland’s application in its bid to become City of Culture 2021. It is an exciting time for the City and an amazing opportunity […]

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Lent 2017

April 24, 2017

This Lent as an academic community we decided to focus our actions on our stewardship duties. We raised awareness of the importance of taking responsibility for our litter and at the same time raised money for charity. We celebrated Easter with liturgies remembering the triumph of good over evil through the actions of Jesus and we took the […]

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India Immersion 2017

For twelve days in February sixth form students and staff from St Aidan’s embarked on an Immersion Project in Delhi, India.  This life changing and challenging trip was the culmination of a year’s continuous fund raising and dedication from the students.  Our focus was taking education out to children across Delhi who don’t get any […]

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Doodle Maths

April 19, 2017

A group of year 7 & 8 students get together each morning and work on their maths with Miss Gunn and Miss Foreman.  The boys work really hard completing tasks on Doodle maths and gaining ‘Doodle stars’ with one student having achieved a record breaking 1000 Doodle stars this half term!  On Thursday 6th April all […]

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City of Culture

March 31, 2017

On Thursday 23rd March 2017 a group of our boys went along to an initial meeting at Pop Recs a very cool venue to find out about Sunderland’s bid to become City of Culture in 2021 and why it is important for our young people to be involved in this exciting project . The boys joined […]

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Young Achievers’ Awards 2017

March 24, 2017

The annual Young Achievers’ Award ceremony was held at The Stadium of Light on Thursday 23rd March 2017.  The event celebrates young people’s achievements, their bravery, their talents and their positive contribution to the life of our city through a wide range of categories. We are delighted that young people from our school recognised for […]

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Funding Cuts

March 23, 2017

Please support us by responding to the letter below: School Cuts

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