News & Events

Sunderland Schools Dance Festival

The following girls represented St. Anthony’s at the Sunderland Schools Dance festival at the Sunderland Empire and the Catholic Partnership Dance show at the Gala theatre. They performed a dance piece to represent the Commonwealth games and a stage to screen performance to cats. The girls performed exceptionally and we are very proud of their […]

Tennis triumph and Wimbledon visit

Congratulations to the Year 7, 8 and 9 Tennis teams on another successful season. A special mention to Bethany Ellison, who is now the City of Sunderland’s Year 9 Champion, after beating opposition from other schools across the city. Also, congratulations to Olivia Holden who come runner up in the Year 8 City of Sunderland […]

Spectacular science!

On Friday 27th July, five year eight and five year nine girls were invited to an event organised Hexham and Newcastle Catholic Partnerhip – Spectacular Science! At Carmel College in Darlington, the girls were treated to a dazzling spectacular show by John Kilcoyne (of Brainiac fame), followed by opportunities to speak to professionals from various […]

Tyne & Wear Cycling Success!

A group of Key Stage 3 St. Anthony’s girls competed in the annual Tyne and Wear Cycling Competition in June. The Year 9 team consisting of (left to right) Abbie Little, Sasha Hughes and Laura Simpson were outstanding and were awarded 1st place. A big well done to the other KS3 girls who also competed […]

Summer School Fun!

The summer holidays got off to a sizzling start as St. Anthony’s welcomed over a hundred new students to join in the Summer School fun. Students from Year 6 joined a group of teachers and older students to sample some of the delights in store for them when they arrive in September. There were also […]

St. Anthony’s Style

St. Anthony’s was very proud to present the ‘Inspirational Youth Award’ at the prestigious Sunderland Style Awards. The worthy winner was Sunderland school girl, Sophie Campion, who received her award at the glittering ceremony at the Roker Hotel on Friday 26th September 2014. The event was organised by local radio station Sun Fm, and hosted […]

E-Safety Animation Success!

Congratulations to our pupils Emmie and Lilly Thompson who entered a competition run by the Well Versed Project. Emmie produced an animation on e-safety which was included in the final film produced by the Well Versed project. She was one of only 20 pupils in the UK who were selected to have their animations included […]

Anna Ball – Show Jumping at the National Championships

We have some very talented pupils at St Anthony’s who undertake such a wide variety of activities both in and out of the Academy. Anna Ball in year 10 has recently taken part in the Show Jumping National Championships. Anna has been riding for 11 years; she really enjoys riding and has owned her own […]

Night at the Museum for Year 8 Pupils

There is a fabulous opportunity for Year 8 students to discover more about university life in a fun and unusual way. Pupils will get to explore Newcastle University’s campus, learn more about subject areas and experience an overnight stay at the Great North Museum: Hancock.   Any pupils who are interested in this exciting and free […]

Senior Team Mathematics Challenge

(Left to Right) Ellis Neal, Dana Lim, Jessica Phipps and Rachel Lim A team of four Year 12 and 13 students represented the school in the regional heat of the UK Maths Trust Senior Team Challenge. The girls achieved 7th place overall which was fantastic given the level of difficulty of the activities and the tough […]