'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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Operation Ho Ho Ho

November 20, 2017

Despite spending the last ten weeks ‘giving’, this year’s Operation Christmas Child Shoebox appeal filled us all with the gift of humility, compassion and generosity. The pupils, staff, parents, local parishes, and even one of the local care homes, The Belle Vue, teamed up to prepare 218 shoeboxes to be sent away to those children, who […]

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House Competition Spelling Bee

November 15, 2017

Our first in house Spelling Bee took place on 7th November and it certainly went off with a ‘BUZZ!’  Form representatives took the center stage in the battle to win precious points for their house in the ‘Spell it or Lose it’ round.  The pressure was on when pupils had to spell the word without […]

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St Aidan’s Remembers

November 12, 2017

St Aidan’s students and staff have been paying their respects to the fallen men and women of the British and Commonwealth Armed Forces. Assemblies this week have focused on the theme of Remembrance and why it is significant to us. Year 10 students C Cowie, J Herdman, M Rich, C Harmison, A Lennox and M […]

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St. Aidan’s to Help Local Community this Christmas

November 8, 2017

St. Aidan’s is hoping to support the vulnerable and less fortunate members of the local community in Sunderland, in particular those who find themselves relying upon food banks this Christmas. In the lead up to Christmas pupils and their families have been asked to send gifts of love in the form of Christmas hampers. As […]

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Maths Challenge

November 2, 2017

On Thursday 20th October we hosted our Inter House Maths Challenge. We were inundated with pupils eager to test their arithmetical skills and win points for their houses. The results of the inter house maths challenge were as follows: At key stage 3 the winner was B Keen (Ashbrooke House) followed by C Tait (Brookfield […]

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Autumn Debate

October 31, 2017

The first Whole School Debate for this academic year was exceptional. We have chosen the topic of ‘Nuclear Weapons’ and our students demonstrated a vast level of interest backed up with some outstanding points. It was really rewarding to see our boys get involved and recognise the effort they clearly put into research, discussion in […]

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Reading List

October 18, 2017

Recommended Reading Lists for Half Term below: Great Reads for Boys – October 2017

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Teenage Cancer Trust

October 9, 2017

On Friday 6 October year 10 pupils attended an assembly presented by Rachel Wilkinson of the Teenage Cancer Trust. Although rare – 7 teenagers and young people are diagnosed with cancer every day. The aim of the assembly was to raise awareness of the types of cancer that affect young people, the warning signs and what they should do if they suspect something […]

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Anti Bullying Conference

On Thursday 5th of October 2017 St Aidan’s hosted Sunderland Local Authorities Anti Bullying Conference. R Head, Deputy Head Boy of KS4 and an Anti Bullying Ambassador tells us about it: I attended the Anti Bullying Conference held here at St Aidan’s. As an Anti Bullying Ambassador, this was something important to myself and others who attended. […]

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School Day Changes – Consultation

October 6, 2017

A copy of the letter sent to all parents in relation to school day changes for September 2018 can be found below: School Day Consultation Letter

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