Please use and check this website regularly as your main source of current school information. The Covid 19 tab holds all information about current Covid 19 advice, accessing our remote learning package via Showbie (including a parent guide), and staying safe online. The parent tab has copies of recent letters sent out to parents and the newsfeed will have the most up to date information for you. We appreciate all of your support during this difficult time. Keep well and stay safe.

Mrs C McDermott



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Our vision - created by children, staff, parents and governors;

Learning is for life.

The process of learning will be an exciting and constantly challenging journey for every individual, for which we are all accountable. Together all stakeholders in our school community will work in partnership and strive for excellence, empowering all children to achieve the highest of standards and reach their full potential in all aspects of life. As lifelong learners our children will be Innovative and inspiring teaching will develop confident, independent and resilient learners who will be encouraged to discover, develop and celebrate their talents. Children will be at the heart of all decision making where high aspiration, mutual support, honesty, challenge and inbuilt respect enables all to achieve their potential and be valued.

Together we will live, learn and inspire!

Please note:

Farringdon Academy is proud to be a part of Inspire Multi Academy Trust, alongside Plains Farm, New Penshaw, Burnside and Fatfield Academies, who’s vision is ‘to create a family of outstanding schools with clear purpose, direction and objectives’.

If you would like to know more, please don't hesitate to use our contact section found at the top of the page or our other websites below:-


New Penshaw Plains Farm Burnside Fatfield

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