Headteacher's Welcome

On behalf of our students, staff and the governing body I would like to welcome you to our website. It is a great honour and privilege for me to do so, as I am incredibly proud to be a part of the community of Monkseaton High School. Read More



  1. Summer Break

    21st July - 4th September
  2. Teacher Training Day

    5th September
  3. Back to School

    6th September

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Why choose us?

"The school environment is very welcoming, all teachers are supportive and approachable." Jessie
"This school has allowed me to improve different aspects of my academic performance and prepare me for university." Ruby
"Monkseaton High School really helped me to achieve my full potential. It has great people, teachers and facilities. I Love it!" Louise
"The school always has activities on which makes it enjoyable." Loman
Did you know the progress our students make at GCSE put us in the top 26% of schools Nationally in 2014
High expectations are set by leaders at all levels. As a result of this relationships within the school are positive and this supports the progress students are making. (LA report 2015)
‘’The local authority judges leadership and management to be good with some outstanding elements. ‘’ (LA report 2015)
Pupils show pride in their school through the way they present themselves around school, to visitors and when on educational visits. (LA report 2015)
Relationships between staff and students are extremely strong and all staff care for students well-being. (LA report 2015)
Behaviour and learning in lessons is good and frequently outstanding. (LA report 2015)
“The teachers are always there for you no matter what, they are always so nice and friendly.” (Year 9 Student)
“The teachers give support when needed, which really helps.” (Liam)
“The teachers strive to make the lessons enjoyable and to make sure the students get the best grades possible.” (Paul)
“The atmosphere. It is like one big family. Everyone knows everyone, staff and students included.” (Year 9 student)
“It is a great school and the teachers have a lot of time for students.” (Year 11 student)
“It is a great place to learn and to further improve educational skills. It is a great environment in which to learn.” (Year 12 student)

Teacher Training Day: Monday 5th September 2016 is a teacher training day. School reopens for students on Tuesday 6th September

Ofsted: Outstanding!

Click Here to read our report.

Kieran Archer Election Victory

Kieran Archer, aged 16, was chosen by his peers as Young Mayor. Click Here for more.

Help us win £5,000 for our school library

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