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           Southwick Community Primary School

           Shakespeare Street,


           Sunderland SR5 2JX.

              Telephone:   0191 5535500  

            Fax: 0191 5493822





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                         Trish Stoker - Head Teacher     




New Beginnings Neighbourhood Nursery has been rated as 'outstanding' by Ofsted. The nursery team were said to '..demonstrate exceptional practice which is worthy of disseminating to other settings.'

Click on the New Beginnings button on the left to read the Ofsted report and a newspaper article.


Southwick Primary was inspected by Ofsted on

3- 4 October 2012 and judged to be Good.

Our overall effectiveness was good for:

Achievement of pupils

Quality of teaching

Behaviour and safety of pupils

Leadership and management

Read the full inspection report by going to the Documents button on the left.Alternatively, go to, then Inspection Reports, Find an Inspection Report and finally key in our school name.


We have been awarded our 4th full International School Award (ISA)


The British Council adjudication panel made this comment about our application:

'An outstanding range of innovative and creative international work.'

View the activities in our ISA 2012 by going to the About Us button on the left.


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Southwick Primary is situated in an inner-city area of north Sunderland, close to the River Wear. We have very close working relationships with parents and the local community. Our school has received many awards. The logos under the photograph of our school above, are from left to right:

Sport England Activemark Gold

British Council International School Award

The Basic Skills Agency Quality Mark

I Can Award

Healthy Schools Award

We also have the Gold Smoke-Free Award. 



School uniform

Uniform is available for purchase online from the Little Gems website.


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