Reasons to choose

Happy, successful students are at the heart of our school.  We provide an outstanding educational experience in its broadest sense.  Exam success is important for career progression, and our results reflect the hard work and commitment of students, parents and staff.  Real education is about much more than exam results; it is about developing young people in all aspects of their lives.

Reasons to choose us: 

  • We offer outstanding care, guidance and support (Inspection report)
  • We specialise in teaching boys allowing them to excel in the full range of subject areas
  • We have a mixed Sixth Form, collaborating with Sacred Heart to provide an unrivalled range of opportunities
  • We believe in encouraging students to excel in demanding subject areas, building the platform for excellent career prospects
  • We offer a vast range of extra curricular opportunities in sport, music, drama, science and languages (this includes for parents as well as students)
  • We have an outstanding Sixth Form (Inspection report) which is one of the most successful schools in the North East for placing students at top universities
  • We believe our Christian values underpin all that we do with the school community and beyond
  • We enjoy numerous visits and exchanges in Europe and beyond, allowing students to be part of a much wider community
  • We are an outstanding Catholic school (Inspection report)