Fordfield Road, Sunderland, Tyne And Wear, SR4 0DA

01915 537655

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How to contact us

Highfield Academy is part of the IRIS learning Trust, based at Valley Road Academy on Corporation Road, Hendon, Sunderland, SR2 8PL.

Contact us on: 0191 500 2999


Chair of Local Academy Council

Kevin Smith - contactable via the school office

Main Reception: Craig Johnson

Head of School: Melanie Davies

SEN (Special Educational Needs) contact: Natalie O'Donnell 

Highfield  Academy
Fordfield Road

Telephone: 0191 553 7655


Our opening times are:-


Breakfast Club - 8.00 - 8.30 a.m.


School opens for all children - 8.30 a.m

Registration - 8.45 a.m. (gates will be closed)

School day finishes - 3.15 p.m. Reception, Year 1, 2 & 3

School day finishes - 3.20 p.m. Year 4, 5 & 6


After School Clubs - 3.20 - 4.20 p.m.


Nursery sessions

Morning - 8.30 - 11.30 a.m.

Afternoon - 12.30 - 3.30 p.m.


We are open for a total of 32.5 hours per week


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