IRIS Learning Trust was formed in June 2018 and is based in the North East of England. We are proud to serve our communities and aim to offer outstanding educational provision.
The Trust believes that to be successful and promote a culture of excellence and aspiration, we need to place improving the lives and outcomes of children at the heart of everything we do.


create a culture of high expectation and commitment to success


through our daily work secure excellent academies for our local communities

grow and learn together

work with children and families to create great places of learning for all

IRIS Learning Trust

Corporation Road





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

01915 537655

Highfield Academy

SATS Results 2018

The schools most recent Key Stage 2  results for 2018:

46.2% achieved the expected Level or above in Reading, Writing and Maths combined

1.9% achieved the higher level of attainment in Reading, Writing and Maths combined

The  average progress score in Reading was -1.19  

The average progress score in Writing  was  0.1  

The average progress score in Maths was -0.95 

The average scaled score was 99.8 in Reading

 The average scaled score was 100 in Maths

59.6 % achieved the expected level in Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar

32.7 % achieved the higher standard