South Shields School is a family away from home. We aim to provide a learning environment with high challenge coupled with high support rooted in education research.

We have a holistic approach to learning focused on both therapeutic and academic intervention and we pride ourselves on ensuring that exceptional teaching, learning and assessment is at the heart of everything we do, underpinned by a relentless belief in the importance of developing a growth mindset approach to our life as learners.

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South Shields School endeavours to unlock the academic and personal potential of every child; which will in turn prepare them for leadership, community participation and life-long fulfilment, in an ever changing world.

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RTC North came into school to work with some year 8 students to launch their STEM mentoring programme. https://t.co/3ufXXXfJma

The first inter-college tournament in PE will be a 5-a-side tournament after school for Year 10 boys. This will be held next Wednesday.

We visited the Word on Thursday 5 October to help celebrate the Words 1st birthday. The resident poet Celia Black w… https://t.co/Ju9aZEl4AG

Royal Navy Cadets visit the Royal Naval Reserve unit HMS Calliope https://t.co/veYy2EmzJz

'Knives Ruin Lives' This initiative has had an ever lasting effect on our students. https://t.co/AadLXYycrR

Cadet Ahoy! Students are on the crest of a wave after enlisting in the Royal Navy Cadets. https://t.co/3bsidZLrMi