Schools

Here you will find information about Northumberland schools including term dates, school admissions, transport and free school meals.

Services

Here you will find information about Northumberland schools including term dates, school admissions, transport and free school meals.

Northumberland Education Website

Northumberland Education Website

The Northumberland Education website contains essential information for school leaders, governors, parents and young people in our county.

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Schools in Northumberland

Schools in Northumberland

A list of all the schools within Northumberland and the relevant contact details.

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School term & holiday dates

School term & holiday dates

Here you will find information on all term dates and school closures for Northumberland.

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School admissions, places & appeals

School admissions, places & appeals

If after reading this page you require assistance with an application, please contact the school admissions team. See below for details.

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School transport

School transport

Here you will find advice about transport to school and sustainable ways of getting to the classroom.

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School meals

School meals

Children can be entitled to free school meals if they or a parent receive a qualifying benefit.

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School budgets & finance

School budgets & finance

It is a statutory duty that local authorities must publish their section 251 budget and outturn statements. The overall size of the school’s budget and the amounts to be allocated to each factor depend on budget decisions taken by government and the local authority.

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Equalities and schools

Equalities and schools

We support schools, academies and settings in Northumberland to improve the life chances of all pupils by ensuring that they are safe from discrimination. We are committed to ensuring that equality is promoted and diversity celebrated.

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Education & skills complaints & compliments

Education & skills complaints & compliments

Here you will find advice on how to make a complaint or compliment about a school in Northumberland.

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Pupil performance data

Pupil performance data

How the council monitors pupil performance at schools across Northumberland.

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School improvement service

School improvement service

The school improvement service is part of the education service within the children’s services group.

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School consultations

School consultations

Here you will find consultation on proposed school partnerships, plans for academies and other changes to schools organisation.

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Emergency planning for schools

Emergency planning for schools

Here you will find guidance and a template for school emergency planning.

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Virtual School & inclusion support services

Virtual School & inclusion support services

The Virtual School fulfils local authority statutory duties to ensure that vulnerable learners receive their entitlement to good quality full time education in inclusive settings where they are safe to learn.

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