School Statement

It is with great sadness that we have been made aware that Liam Curry, one of our former pupils, has lost his life in the attack in Manchester on Monday, May 22nd.

Our heartfelt condolences, deepest sympathies, thoughts and prayers go out to Liam’s family, friends and all those affected by this tragic loss.

He was a model student and a fine young man, remembered with great affection by all those who taught him.

St Wilfrid’s are offering the fullest support possible to pupils, staff and parents, including access to counselling services with a dedicated team based on site. Special exam considerations will be applied as appropriate for any students involved in public exams.

The school will be opening a book of condolence for pupils and staff in school.

We will also be making available a book of condolence for the community that will be available at school on the following days:

Friday 26th May                 - 9:30am and 11:30am

Tuesday 30th May             - 9:30am and 11:30am

Wednesday 31st May        - 9:30am and 11:30am

Thursday 1st June             - 9:30am and 11:30am

Friday 2nd June                 - 9:30am and 11:30am

GCE-GCSE Exam Timetable 2017

St Wilfrid's South Shields Inspection Report

St.Wilfrid's is a Roman Catholic Specialist College in Mathematics and Computing,offering a broad and balanced curriculum, where each and every pupil is an equally valued member of our community. The culture of our school is based distinctively on Gospel values, which are reflected in everything we do. 

We encourage pupils to demonstrate high levels of commitment and co-operation while all members of staff endeavour to provide maximum opportunities for learning and progression within a secure and safe environment. 

Our education philosophy is based strongly on partnership where home, school, parish and the wider community work closely together to provide maximum support to the educational process.

Mr T.B. Tapping


Year 11 Maths Revision

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Support Services

Following this week's events in Manchester, the school counsellor will be available during the half term break for any student needing support.

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Mental & Emotional Health Parent/Carer Event

Mental & Emotional Health Parent/Carer Event

Find out more about how you can support your child’s emotional wellbeing

Thursday 18th May 6-8pm

@ Boldon School

A short talk followed by a marketplace of staff & services.

You are not required to stay until 8pm and you can drop into the event at any time.

If you wish to attend please text EVENT to 07810058922 

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Year 9 Parents Evening

Year 9 Parents Evening – Thursday 4th May 6:00-6:L45pm

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