Redby Academy

When parents choose Redby Academy, they do so because we provide a happy, stimulating and exciting learning environment where all children can learn how to develop both academically and socially. Redby has a strong nurturing ethos, and we fully support our children to gain self-confidence and independence to give them the best head start in life.

Together, all the teachers and staff have created an amazing place of education for our children. We provide a caring environment built upon core values respect and honesty, ensuring children look forward to coming to school as an exciting and vibrant place in which they can have fun, learn and get a head start for their future.

Redby is a mainstream primary school offering children aged 3 to 11 a solid and rewarding education. We achieved Academy Status on the 1st September 2011 and recently joined ‘Wearmouth Learning Trust’. To help drive our ambition to achieve success across the school, Steve Wilkinson – Executive Headteacher of the Trust is closely supported by a board of Directors, an Advisory Governing Body and the Senior Leadership Team of Redby Academy. All Directors and members of the Advisory Governing Body are respected members of the local community, with many being leading professionals sharing a combination of qualities and experience.

Redby Academy will successfully continue to move forward, where our children – your children, will thrive and accomplish outstanding progress and achievement.

Key Dates

Autumn Term commences – Tuesday 5th September 2017
‘Late Summer’ Fayre – Saturday 16th September 2017 (11 – 2pm)
McMillan Coffee Morning – Friday 29th September 2017
Redby vs Bernard Gilpin – 4th October 2017
St Marys vs Redby – 12th October 2017
Parents Evening – Monday 16th & Tuesday 17th October 2017
Broadway vs Redby – 18th October 2017
Half Term Holiday – Monday 23th October to Friday 27th October 2017
Inset Day – Monday 27th November 2017
Christmas Jumper Day – Friday 15th December 2017
Christmas Carol Service -Thursday 21st December 2017 (10am at St Andrew’s Church)
Christmas Holiday – Break up Thursday 21st December returning Monday 8th January 2018

Key Dates

February Half Term – Monday 12th February to Friday 16th February 2018
Easter Holiday -Break up Thursday 29th March returning Monday 16th April 2018
SATs Week (Y6) – Week commencing 14th May 2018
SATs Week (Y2) – Fortnight commencing 14th May 2018
Half Term Holiday – Monday 28th May to Friday 1st June 2018
Phonics Screening (Y1) – Week Commencing 11th June 2018
Derwent Hill Residential – Week Commencing 25th June 2018
Y6 Transition Week – Week Commencing 2ND July 2018 (Monkwearmouth)
Summer Holidays – Monday 23rd July – Friday 31st August 2018
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