Applications are now open for the following children for admission into school in September 2023.

  • Placement in Reception for September 2023 – Children with date of birth 01.09.18 – 31.08.19
  • Placement in Year 7 for September 2023 – Children currently in Year 6 of a Primary school.


Letters have been posted out to parents directly to inform them of the need to apply for a Year 7 placement for next September. Letters will be sent to all Year 6 parents.

*Families living outside of the South Tyneside borough will need to apply directly to their own home local authority.


Open evenings give parents and pupils the opportunity to gain a good overview of the school by meeting staff and pupils and gathering information about the school. You should note attending an open evening does not guarantee your child a place at the school.

*Please note Open Evening dates below are correct as at time of print.

School Date Time
Harton Academy Thursday 13th October 2022 6-8pm
Hebburn Comprehensive Wednesday 21st September 2022 6-8pm
Jarrow School Monday 26th September 2022 6-8pm
Mortimer Community College Wednesday 14th September 2022 6-8pm
St Joseph’s Catholic Academy Thursday 29th September 2022 6-8pm
St Wilfrid’s RC College Wednesday 28th September 2022 6-8pm
Whitburn Church of England Academy Thursday 6th October 2022 6-8pm


Secondary –Monday 31 October 2022 at 4.30pm

Primary  – Monday 16 January 2023 at 4.30pm