Ashley Academy

Address: Temple Park Road, South Shields, NE34 0QA
Telephone number: 0191 456 4977


  1. School holiday, term dates and in-service days 2023/24
  2. Nursery unit
  3. Ashley Child Development Centre
  4. More infomation

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

School holidays and term dates

School holiday and term dates 2023/2024*
TermOpen morning ofClose afternoon of
Autumn TermTue 05 Sep 2023Fri 27 Oct 2023
Tue 07 Nov 2023Fri 22 Dec 2023
Spring TermMon 08 Jan 2024Thu 15 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
  • Monday 06 November 2023
  • Friday 16 February 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.

Nursery unit

Ashley Academy has a nursery unit attached to the school. This nursery unit is maintained by South Tyneside Council.

Apply for a nursery place

To apply for a place, contact the Head Teacher, Mrs Todd, on 0191 456 4977.

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

Applying for a free nursery place

Ashley Child Development Centre

Ashley Child Development Centre is a specialist assessment centre located on site for pupils with complex learning difficulties.

The Centre assesses the needs of pupils who may have difficulties relating to their social, emotional, physical and cognitive skills.

More infomation

Head Teacher: Mrs D Todd 

Chair of Governors: Mr Mark Meade