Ridgeway Primary Academy and Nursery Unit

Address: Park Avenue, South Shields, NE34 8AB
Telephone number: 0191 455 2865

Contents

  1. School holiday, term dates and in-service days 2023 / 24
  2. School holiday, term dates and in-service days 2024 / 25
  3. Nursery unit
  4. More information

School holiday, term dates and in-service days 2023 / 24

School holiday and term dates

School holidays and term dates 2023 / 2024*
TermOpen morning ofClose afternoon of
Autumn TermWed 06 Sep 2023Fri 27 Oct 2023
Mon 06 Nov 2023Fri 22 Dec 2023
Spring TermTue 09 Jan 2024Fri 16 Feb 2024
Mon 26 Feb 2024Thu 28 Mar 2024
Summer TermMon 15 Apr 2024Fri 24 May 2024
Mon 03 Jun 2024Fri 19 Jul 2024

*Please make sure that you take into account in-service days (school closed to pupils)

In-service days 

  • Monday 04 September 2023
  • Tuesday 05 September 2023
  • Monday 08 January 2024

School closed Bank Holiday Monday 06 May 2024

Holidays 2023/2024
HolidaysFirst DayLast Day
Autumn Half TermMon 30 Oct 2023Fri 03 Nov 2023
Christmas HolidaysMon 25 Dec 2023Fri 05 Jan 2024
Spring Half TermMon 19 Feb 2024Fri 23 Feb 2024
Easter HolidaysFri 29 Mar 2024Fri 12 Apr 2024
Summer Half TermMon 27 May 2024Fri 31 May 2024

All dates may be subject to change, please check with the school


School holiday, term dates and in-service days 2024 / 25

School holiday and term dates

School holidays and term dates 2024 / 2025
TermOpen morning ofClose afternoon of
Autumn TermTues 3 Sep 2024Thu 24 Oct 2024
Mon 4 Nov 2024Fri 20 Dec 2024
Spring TermMon 6 Jan 2025Fri 21 Feb 2025
Mon 3 Mar 2025Fri 11 Apr 2025
Summer TermMon 28 Apr 2025Fri 23 May 2025
Mon 2 Jun 2025Thu 17 Jul 2025

Please also make sure that you take into account in-service days (school closed to pupils) which are listed below.

In-service days 

  • Monday 2 September 2024
  • Friday 25 October 2024
  • Friday 18 July 2025

School will also be closed on Bank Holiday Monday on 5 May 2025.

All dates may be subject to change, please check with the school.


Nursery unit

Ridgeway Primary School has a nursery unit attached to the school. This nursery unit is maintained by South Tyneside Council.

30 hours of free childcare for 3 and 4 year olds is offered at this provider. Find out more about 30 hours free childcare.

Apply for a nursery place

To apply for a place, contact the Early Years Leader - Miss M Baker on 0191 455 2865.

For more information about how to apply for a place at nursery, see:

Applying for a free nursery place


More information

Head Teacher: Mr A Golden

Chair of Governors: Ray Staward

Website: Ridgeway Primary Academy

Ofsted report: Ridgeway Primary School Ofsted report