'Middle leaders know the strengths and weaknesses of their departments well and take appropriate and effective actions to support individual pupils.'Ofsted 2018
'Since the last inspection, the quality of teaching, learning and assessment has significantly improved and is now good.'Ofsted 2018

School Information

St Aidan’s Catholic Academy

Willowbank Road



Telephone: 0191 5200333


Headteacher – Mr Shepherd

Deputy Headteacher – Mr Sanderson

Assistant Headteacher  – Mrs Hogg

Assistant Headteacher  – Mr Herbertson

Assistant Headteacher – Mrs Whitten

Assistant Headteacher – Mr Stansfield

Assistant Headteacher – Mr Morris


Head of Ashbrooke House – Mrs Gill

Head of Corby House – Miss Szczepanska

Head of Brookfield House – Mrs Halliday

SENDCo: Mrs Robinson

Chair of Governors: Dr Catherine Emmerson


St Aidan’s Education Trust – click to follow link


If parents/carers require a copy of any information published on the website please use the following link to request: contactus@staidanscatholicacademy.co.uk