St Anthony's Girls' Catholic Academy
St. Anthony's is an Outstanding Roman Catholic Academy for girls aged 11-18, within the Mercy tradition. It was established in 1904 and has been delivering high quality education for young women for over a century. St. Anthony's was judged Outstanding by OFSTED in March 2013.
We became an Academy in April 2012 and are looking forward to the completion of a number of new building projects 2013 to further redevelop the school site, enhancing our listed buildings and redeveloping a number of teaching areas.
The school has Specialist Technology status and Language status and is a member of the S.S.A.T (Specialist Schools and Academies Trust) Leading Edge Partnerships. It is an active member, too, of Hexham and Newcastle R.C. Partnership. The Academy provides an extensive range of extra curricular activities and educational visits.
Advent Calendar Competition
This year we are bringing back our Advent Calendar Competition on our Facebook page! Each day from 1st - 24th December we will be running a task on the page and picking someone to win a prize bundle. With prizes from Our Little Globe, Stuck on You, Thermapen, Scentco UK, ToucanBox, HamaBeads, Orchard Toys, Pip Ahoy, Gotrovo and more, don't miss it!
If you are looking for ideas to keep the children busy throughout the Christmas holidays, or the kids want some ideas and inspiration for cards and gifts them take a look at our Winter KidsZone. Jam packed full of fun ideas that everyone can get involved in! Activities for indoors and out - some are messy, some are not! What are you waiting for?!?!