Schools information for the local authority of Sunderland


Percentage of pupils who where offered their first choice primary school 93.49%
(Based on 2918 School Applications)
Percentage of pupils who where offered their first choice secondary school 91.87%
(Based on 2792 School Applications)
Percentage of pupils achieving the Key Stage 2 expected level 66.63%
(Based on 76 Schools)
Percentage of pupils achieving the Key Stage 2 higher level 10.91%
(Based on 76 Schools)
Average GCSE Attainment 8 Score 43.41
(Based on 18 Schools)
A-Level (and equivalent) Average Points 30.37
(Based on 5 Schools)

Schools in Sunderland


School Inspection Rating Type Ages
Benedict Biscop Church of England Academy
Marcross Drive, Moorside, Sunderland, SR3 2RE
Outstanding Academy 3-11
Benedict Biscop Church of England Aided Primary School
Marcross Drive, Moorside, Sunderland, SR3 2RE
Outstanding Primary 4-11
Columbia Grange School
Oxclose Road, Washington, NE38 7NY
Outstanding Special 2-11
Fulwell Infant School Academy
Ebdon Lane, Fulwell, Sunderland, SR6 8ED
Outstanding Academy 3-7
Fulwell Junior School
Sea Road, Fulwell, Sunderland, SR6 9EE
Outstanding Primary 7-11
Grange Park Primary School
Swan Street, Sunderland, SR5 1EA
Outstanding Primary 3-11
Hill View Infant Academy
Helvellyn Road, Sunderland, SR2 9JJ
Outstanding Academy 3-7
Hill View Infant School
Helvellyn Road, Sunderland, SR2 9JJ
Outstanding Primary 3-7
Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Primary School
Station Road, Penshaw, Houghton le Spring, DH4 7JZ
Outstanding Academy 3-11
Our Lady Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Station Road, Penshaw, Houghton le Spring, DH4 7JZ
Outstanding Primary 3-11
Springwell Dene School
Swindon Road, Sunderland, SR3 4EE
Outstanding Special 13-16
Springwell Dene School
Swindon Road, Springwell, Sunderland, SR3 4EE
Outstanding Academy (special) 13-16
St Anthony’s Girls’ Catholic Academy
Thornhill Terrace, Sunderland, SR2 7JN
Outstanding Academy 11-18
St Cuthbert’s Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Grindon Lane, Sunderland, SR4 8HP
Outstanding Primary 3-11
St John Bosco Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Bradford Avenue, Sunderland, SR5 4JW
Outstanding Primary 3-11
St Michael’s Catholic Primary School
Durham Road, Houghton le Spring, DH5 8NF
Outstanding Academy 4-11
St Michael’s Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Durham Road, Houghton le Spring, DH5 8NF
Outstanding Primary 4-11
St Paul’s CofE Primary School
Waterworks Road, Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0LW
Outstanding Primary 4-11
Sunningdale School
Shaftoe Road, Springwell, Sunderland, SR3 4HA
Outstanding Special 2-11
Town End Primary School
Borodin Avenue, Sunderland, SR5 4NX
Outstanding Primary 3-11
Albany Village Primary School
Crossgill, Albany, Washington, NE37 1UA
Good Primary 3-11
Ashbrooke School
Ashbrooke Road, Sunderland, SR2 7JA
Good Independent (special) 5-19
Barbara Priestman Academy
Meadowside, Sunderland, SR2 7QN
Good Academy (special) 11-19
Barbara Priestman School
Meadowside, Sunderland, SR2 7QN
Good Special 11-19
Barmston Village Primary School
Barmston Centre, Washington, NE38 8JA
Good Primary 3-11
Barnes Infant Academy
Mount Road, Barnes, Sunderland, SR4 7QF
Good Academy 3-7
Barnes Infant School
Mount Road, Barnes, Sunderland, SR4 7QF
Good Primary 3-7
Barnes Junior School
Mount Road, Sunderland, SR4 7QF
Good Primary 7-11
Barnwell Academy
Whitefield Estate, Penshaw, Houghton le Spring, DH4 7RT
Good Academy 3-11
Barnwell Primary School
Whitefield Estate, Penshaw, Houghton le Spring, DH4 7RT
Good Primary 3-11
Bernard Gilpin Primary School
Hall Lane, Houghton le Spring, DH5 8DA
Good Primary 5-11
Bexhill Academy
Bexhill Road, Town End Farm, Sunderland, SR5 4PJ
Good Academy 2-11
Bexhill Primary School
Bexhill Road, Townend Farm, Sunderland, SR5 4PJ
Good Primary 3-11
Biddick Primary School
Kirkham, Biddick Village, Washington, NE38 7HQ
Good Primary 3-11
Biddick School Sports College
Biddick Lane, Washington, NE38 8AL
Good Secondary 11-16
Blackfell Primary School
Knoulberry, Blackfell, Washington, NE37 1HA
Good Primary 3-11
Broadway Junior School
Springwell Road, Sunderland, SR4 8NW
Good Primary 7-11
Burnside Academy Inspires
Burnside Estate, Houghton le Spring, DH4 5HB
Good Academy 3-11
Burnside Primary School
Burnside Estate, Houghton le Spring, DH4 5HB
Good Primary 3-11
Castle View Enterprise Academy
Cartwright Road, Sunderland, SR5 3DX
Good Academy 11-16
Castlegreen Community School
Craigshaw Road, Hylton Castle, Sunderland, SR5 3NF
Good Special 11-19
Castlegreen Community School
Craigshaw Road, Hylton Castle, Sunderland, SR5 3NF
Good Academy (special) 11-19
Castletown Primary School
Grange Road, Castletown, Sunderland, SR5 3EQ
Good Primary 3-11
City of Sunderland College
Bede Centre, Durham Road, Sunderland, SR3 4AH
Good Further Education 16-99
Dame Dorothy Primary School
Dock Street, Monkwearmouth, Sunderland, SR6 0EA
Good Primary 3-11
Diamond Hall Infant Academy
Well Street, Sunderland, SR4 6JF
Good Academy 2-7
Diamond Hall Infant School
Well Street, Sunderland, SR4 6JF
Good Primary 3-7
Diamond Hall Junior Academy
Well Street, Millfield, Sunderland, SR4 6JF
Good Academy 7-11
Diamond Hall Junior School
Well Street, Millfield, Sunderland, SR4 6JF
Good Primary 7-11
Dubmire Primary
Britannia Terrace, Fence Houses, Houghton le Spring, DH4 6HL
Good Academy 3-11
Easington Lane Primary School
High Street, Easington Lane, Houghton le Spring, DH5 0JT
Good Primary 2-11
East Herrington Primary Academy
Balmoral Terrace, East Herrington, Sunderland, SR3 3PR
Good Academy 3-11
East Herrington Primary School
Balmoral Terrace, East Herrington, Sunderland, SR3 3PR
Good Primary 3-11
East Rainton Primary School
School Road, East Rainton, Houghton le Spring, DH5 9RA
Good Primary 3-11
Education and Services for People with Autism
Ferryboat Lane, Sunderland, SR5 3RL
Good Independent Specialist College 16-25
English Martyrs’ Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Redcar Road, Sunderland, SR5 5AU
Good Primary 3-11
Eppleton Academy Primary School
Church Road, Hetton-le-Hole, Houghton le Spring, DH5 9AJ
Good Academy 3-11
Eppleton Primary School
Church Road, Hetton-le-Hole, Houghton le Spring, DH5 9AJ
Good Primary 4-11
Farringdon Community Sports College
Allendale Road, Sunderland, SR3 3EL
Good Secondary 11-16
Farringdon Primary School
Archer Road, Farringdon, Sunderland, SR3 3DJ
Good Primary 3-11
Fatfield Academy
Southcroft, Washington, NE38 8RB
Good Academy 3-11
Fatfield Primary School
Southcroft, Washington, NE38 8RB
Good Primary 3-11
Fulwell Infant School
Ebdon Lane, Fulwell, Sunderland, SR6 8ED
Good Primary 3-7
George Washington Primary School
Well Bank Road, Washington, NE37 1NL
Good Primary 4-11
George Washington Primary School
Well Bank Road, Washington, NE37 1NL
Good Academy 4-11
Gillas Lane Primary Academy
Seaton Avenue, Houghton le Spring, DH5 8EH
Good Academy 3-11
Gillas Lane Primary School
Seaton Avenue, Houghton le Spring, DH5 8EH
Good Primary 3-11
Grangetown Primary School
Spelter Works Road, Grangetown, Sunderland, SR2 8PX
Good Primary 2-11
Grindon Hall Christian School
Nookside, Sunderland, SR4 8PG
Good Independent 3-18
Grindon Infant School
Gleneagles Road, Sunderland, SR4 9QN
Good Primary 2-7
Hasting Hill Academy
Tilbury Road, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR3 4LY
Good Academy 2-11
Hetton Lyons Primary School
Four Lane Ends, Hetton-le-Hole, Houghton le Spring, DH5 0AH
Good Primary 4-11
Hetton Lyons Primary School
Four Lane Ends, Hetton-le-Hole, Houghton le Spring, DH5 0AH
Good Academy 4-11
Hetton Primary School
Moorsley Road, Hetton-le-Hole, Houghton le Spring, DH5 9ND
Good Primary 4-11
Highfield Academy
Fordfield Road, Ford Estate, Sunderland, SR4 0DA
Good Academy 3-11
Highfield Community Primary School
Fordfield Road, Sunderland, SR4 0DA
Good Primary 3-11
Hill View Junior Academy
Queen Alexandra Road, Sunderland, SR2 9HE
Good Academy 7-11
Hill View Junior School
Queen Alexandra Road, Sunderland, SR2 9HE
Good Primary 7-11
Holley Park Academy
Ayton Road, Oxclose, Washington, NE38 0LR
Good Academy 3-11
Holley Park Primary School
Ayton Road, Oxclose, Washington, NE38 0LR
Good Primary 4-11
Houghton Kepier Sports College:A Foundation School
Dairy Lane, Houghton le Spring, DH4 5BH
Good Secondary 11-16
Hudson Road Primary School
Villiers Street South, Sunderland, SR1 2AH
Good Primary 3-11
Hylton Castle Primary School
Caithness Road, Hylton Castle, Sunderland, SR5 3RE
Good Primary 3-11
Hylton Red House Primary School
Rotherham Road, Sunderland, SR5 5QL
Good Unknown 4-11
John F Kennedy Primary School
Station Road, Columbia, Washington, NE38 7AR
Good Primary 3-11
John F Kennedy Primary School
Station Road, Columbia, Washington, NE38 7AR
Good Academy 3-11
Lambton Primary School
Caradoc Close, Lambton Village, Washington, NE38 0PL
Good Primary 3-11
Marlborough Primary School
Marlborough Road, Sulgrave Village, Washington, NE37 3BG
Good Primary 2-11
Mill Hill Primary School
Doxford Park, Sunderland, SR3 2LE
Good Primary 5-11
Monkwearmouth School
Torver Crescent, Seaburn Dene, Sunderland, SR6 8LG
Good Secondary 11-16
New Penshaw Academy
Langdale Road, New Penshaw, Houghton le Spring, DH4 7HY
Good Academy 3-11
New Penshaw Primary School
Langdale Road, New Penshaw, Houghton le Spring, DH4 7HY
Good Unknown 3-11
New Silksworth Academy Infant
Blind Lane, New Silksworth, Sunderland, SR3 1AS
Good Academy 2-7
New Silksworth Academy Junior
Blind Lane, New Silksworth, Sunderland, SR3 1AS
Good Academy 7-11
New Silksworth Junior School
Blind Lane, New Silksworth, Sunderland, SR3 1AS
Good Primary 7-11
Newbottle Primary Academy
Houghton Road, Newbottle, Houghton le Spring, DH4 4EE
Good Academy 3-11
Newbottle Primary School
Houghton Road, Newbottle, Houghton le Spring, DH4 4EE
Good Primary 3-11
North View Academy
St. Lukes Road, South Hylton, Sunderland, SR4 0HB
Good Academy (special) 4-11
North View School
St. Lukes Road, South Hylton, Sunderland, SR4 0HB
Good Special 4-11
Northern Saints CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School
Rotherham Road, Sunderland, SR5 5QL
Good Primary 4-11
Oxclose Community Academy
Dilston Close, Oxclose Village, Washington, NE38 0LN
Good Academy 11-16
Oxclose Community School
Dilston Close, Oxclose Village, Washington, NE38 0LN
Good Secondary 11-16
Oxclose Primary Academy
Brancepeth Road, Oxclose, Washington, NE38 0LA
Good Academy 4-11
Plains Farm Academy
Tudor Grove, Sunderland, SR3 1SU
Good Academy 3-11
Portland Academy
Weymouth Road, Chapelgarth, Sunderland, SR3 2NQ
Good Academy (special) 11-19
Portland College
Weymouth Road, Chapelgarth, Sunderland, SR3 2NQ
Good Special 11-19
Red House Academy
Rutherglen Road, Red House Estate, Sunderland, SR5 5LN
Good Academy 11-16
Redby Academy
Fulwell Road, Sunderland, SR6 9QP
Good Academy 3-11
Redby Primary School
Fulwell Road, Sunderland, SR6 9QP
Good Primary 3-11
Richard Avenue Primary School
Hurstwood Road, Sunderland, SR4 7LQ
Good Primary 3-11
Rickleton Primary School
Vigo Lane, Rickleton, Washington, NE38 9EZ
Good Primary 3-11
Ryhope Infant School
Shaftesbury Avenue, Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0RT
Good Primary 3-7
Ryhope Infant School Academy
Shaftesbury Avenue, Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0RT
Good Academy 3-7
School Returners/Young Mums Provision
Thornhill Academy, Thornholme Road, Sunderland, SR2 7NA
Good Academy 11-16
Seaburn Dene Primary School
Torver Crescent, Seaburn Dene, Sunderland, SR6 8LG
Good Primary 3-11
Shiney Row Primary School
Rear South View, Shiney Row, Houghton le Spring, DH4 4QP
Good Primary 3-11
South Hylton Primary Academy
Union Street, South Hylton, Sunderland, SR4 0LS
Good Academy 3-11
South Hylton Primary School
Union Street, South Hylton, Sunderland, SR4 0LS
Good Primary 3-11
Southmoor Academy
Ryhope Road, Sunderland, SR2 7TF
Good Academy 11-18
Southmoor Community School, Mathematics and Computing College
Ryhope Road, Sunderland, SR2 7TF
Good Secondary 11-16
Southwick Community Primary School
Shakespeare Street, Southwick, Sunderland, SR5 2JX
Good Primary 2-11
Springwell Village Primary School
Westfield Crescent, Springwell, Gateshead, NE9 7RX
Good Primary 3-11
St Aidan’s Catholic Academy
Willow Bank Road, Ashbrooke, Sunderland, SR2 7HJ
Good Academy 11-18
St Aidan’s Catholic School
Willow Bank Road, Ashbrooke, Sunderland, SR2 7HJ
Good Secondary 11-18
St Anne’s Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Hylton Road, Pennywell, Sunderland, SR4 9AA
Good Primary 3-11
St Anthony’s Catholic Girls’ School
Thornhill Terrace, Sunderland, SR2 7JN
Good Secondary 11-18
St Bede’s Catholic Primary School
Hampshire Place, Usworth, Washington, NE37 2NP
Good Academy 3-11
St Bede’s Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Hampshire Place, Usworth, Washington, NE37 2NP
Good Primary 3-11
St Benet’s Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Fulwell Road, Sunderland, SR6 9QU
Good Primary 3-11
St John Boste Catholic Primary School
Castle Road, Oxclose Village, Washington, NE38 0HL
Good Academy 4-11
St John Boste Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Castle Road, Oxclose Village, Washington, NE38 0HL
Good Primary 4-11
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School
Village Lane, Washington, NE38 7HU
Good Academy 3-11
St Joseph’s Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Sunderland
Rutland Street, Sunderland, SR4 6HY
Good Primary 2-11
St Joseph’s Washington RC School
Village Lane, Washington, NE38 7HU
Good Primary 3-11
St Leonard’s Catholic Primary School, Silksworth
Tunstall Village Road, Silksworth, Sunderland, SR3 2BB
Good Academy 5-11
St Leonard’s Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Tunstall Village Road, Silksworth, Sunderland, SR3 2BB
Good Primary 5-11
St Mary’s Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Meadowside, Sunderland, SR2 7QN
Good Primary 3-11
St Patrick’s Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School
Smith Street, Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0RQ
Good Primary 4-11
St Robert of Newminster Catholic School and Sixth Form College
Biddick Lane, Washington, NE38 8AF
Good Academy 11-18
St Robert of Newminster Roman Catholic School
Biddick Lane, Washington, NE38 8AF
Good Secondary 11-18
Thorney Close Primary School
Torquay Road, Sunderland, SR3 4BB
Good Primary 3-11
Thornhill Park School
Portland Road, Plains Farm, Sunderland, SR3 1SS
Good Independent (special) 4-19
Town End Academy
Borodin Avenue, Town End Farm, Sunderland, SR5 4NX
Good Academy 2-11
Usworth Colliery Primary School
Manor Road, Sulgrave, Washington, NE37 3BL
Good Primary 4-11
Valley Road Academy
Corporation Road, Hendon, Sunderland, SR2 8PL
Good Academy 2-11
Valley Road Community Primary School
Corporation Road, Hendon, Sunderland, SR2 8PL
Good Primary 2-11
Venerable Bede Church of England (Aided) Secondary School
Tunstall Bank, Sunderland, SR2 0SX
Good Secondary 11-16
Venerable Bede Church of England Academy
Tunstall Bank, Sunderland, SR2 0SX
Good Academy 11-16
Washington School
Spout Lane, Washington, NE37 2AA
Good Secondary 11-16
Wessington Primary School
Lanercost, Washington, NE38 7PY
Good Primary 2-11
Beacon of Light School
Beacon of Light, Stadium Park, Sunderland, SR5 1SU
Requires improvement Academy 13-16
Biddick Academy
Biddick Lane, Washington, NE38 8AL
Requires improvement Academy 11-16
Bishop Harland Church of England Aided Primary School
Ramillies Road, Red House, Sunderland, SR5 5JA
Requires improvement Unknown 3-11
Christ’s College
Pennywell Road, Sunderland, SR4 8PG
Requires improvement Academy 4-18
Farringdon Academy
Archer Road, Farringdon, Sunderland, SR3 3DJ
Requires improvement Academy 3-11
Farringdon Community Academy
Allendale Road, Sunderland, SR3 3EL
Requires improvement Academy 11-16
Hetton School
North Road, Hetton-le-Hole, Houghton le Spring, DH5 9JZ
Requires improvement Secondary 11-16
Kepier
Dairy Lane, Houghton le Spring, DH4 5BH
Requires improvement Academy 11-16
Ryhope Junior School
Shaftesbury Avenue, Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0RT
Requires improvement Primary 7-11
Sandhill View Academy
Grindon Lane, Thorney Close, Sunderland, SR3 4EN
Requires improvement Academy 11-16
Willow Fields Community Primary School
Winslow Close, Witherwack, Sunderland, SR5 5RZ
Requires improvement Primary 3-11
Academy 360
Portsmouth Road, Sunderland, SR4 9BA
Inadequate Academy 4-16
Academy 360
Portsmouth Road, Sunderland, SR4 9BA
Inadequate Academy 4-16
Dubmire Primary
Britannia Terrace, Fence Houses, Houghton le Spring, DH4 6HL
Inadequate Primary 3-11
Hasting Hill Primary School
Tilbury Road, Sunderland, SR3 4LY
Inadequate Unknown 3-11
Monkwearmouth Academy
Torver Crescent, Sunderland, SR6 8LG
Inadequate Academy 11-19
Monkwearmouth Academy
Torver Crescent, Seaburn Dene, Sunderland, SR6 8LG
Inadequate Academy 11-16
New Silksworth Infant School
Blind Lane, New Silksworth, Sunderland, SR3 1AS
Inadequate Primary 3-7
Oxclose Village Primary School
Brancepeth Road, Oxclose Village, Washington, NE38 0LA
Inadequate Primary 4-11
Plains Farm Primary School
Tudor Grove, Sunderland, SR3 1SU
Inadequate Unknown 3-11
Sandhill View School
Grindon Lane, Thorney Close, Sunderland, SR3 4EN
Inadequate Secondary 11-16
The New Bridge Academy
Craigshaw Road, Sunderland, SR5 3NF
Inadequate Academy (special) 11-19
Thornhill Academy
Thornholme Road, Sunderland, SR2 7NA
Inadequate Academy 11-16
Thornhill School Business & Enterprise College
Thornholme Road, Sunderland, SR2 7NA
Inadequate Secondary 11-16
Trinity Academy New Bridge
Craigshaw Road, Sunderland, SR5 3NF
Inadequate Academy (special) 11-19
Washington Academy
Spout Lane, Washington, NE37 2AA
Inadequate Academy 11-16