'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

Headteacher Letter to Parents October 2018

October 18, 2018

Headteacher Letter to Parents October 2018

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St Aidan’s is an Outstanding Catholic Academy

October 3, 2018

Diocesan Inspection Report 2018

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Year 5/6 Open Evening

September 13, 2018

Do you want the best education for your son?  Then look no further… On Tuesday 18th September 2018 we are opening our doors to boys in Year 5 and 6 form Sunderland and further afield to come along to see what we have to offer. Parents can visit the school between 9am and 11.30am and […]

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Ofsted Publication January 2018

January 30, 2018

Ofsted Inspection date: 9-10th of January 2018. We are proud to announce that following our recent Ofsted Inspection the overall effectiveness of the school was judged as Good. Please read the full report below. St Aidan’s Catholic Academy Ofsted Report January 2018 Headteacher Letter Ofsted January 2018

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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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The Bake Off

December 6, 2018

St Aidan’s bake off was a great success and students from years 7 to 10 worked together to create some tasty treats with a Christmas theme. The products that were made were sold to the rest of the school and the proceeds were donated to the school’s food bank appeal. The judging was difficult but […]

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Christmas Carol Concert

November 23, 2018

Get in the festive mood and join us on the 19th of December for our Christmas Carol Singalong. Doors open at 6.00pm. – All welcome.

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Christmas Hamper Appeal

November 9, 2018

Christmas Appeal 2018

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Rock Concert

November 6, 2018

Don’t miss our Rock Night on Wednesday 7th November in the main school hall at 7pm. £2 on the door. All welcome; parents, families and friends. Please support the musicians in what promises to be a fantastic night. Hopefully this will  be the start of many successful Rock Nights to come in the future. So come along and […]

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China 2018

November 5, 2018

On 19th October, 19 students and 3 staff set of for the experience of a lifetime to China.  The first part of the trip was to spend 5 days at our partner school, Daqing Foreign Language School to experience the Chinese education system.  The second, to explore Beijing.  Read our blog to find out all […]

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House Maths Challenge

An inter house Maths Challenge took place just before the end of last half term. We were inundated with students 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 N Greenfield (Brookfield house) At Key […]

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Interhouse Singing Competition

October 31, 2018

Well done to all our Year 7s for participating in our Inter- House Singing Competition. Everyone sang so well (even the teachers!). We also had top quality accompaniment from our increasingly able St Aidan’s School Orchestra. The competition was tight but Corby just pipped Brookfield and Ashbrooke into 2nd and 3rd place respectively. It was a great end to our extremely busy term. A big thank you to […]

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Sixth Form Open Evening

October 3, 2018

Sixth Form Information Evening

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