When our schools have had to close unexpectedly due to severe weather or other events, details will be posted on our schools, nurseries and services for children and young people closures page.

Education for pupils needing support on medical grounds

Newcastle Bridges:
Educational provision for pupils unable to attend school due to physical or mental ill health or pregnancy is available at our community special school which is based in a hospital, Newcastle Bridges School.

The school operates in a variety of sites across the city and incorporates education of sick children and children with mental health problems and education of pregnant schoolgirls and school aged mothers. To find out more about these services visit Bridges School - other sites.

Newcastle Bridges School
Cherry Wood
Newcastle upon Tyne

Phone: 0191 275 5111

Email: admin@bridges.newcastle.sch.uk 

School website: http://www.bridges.newcastle.sch.uk/ (external site, opens in a new window)

School Head: Mr Mark Jones
Deputy Head: Mrs Gillian Linkleter
Email: mark.jones@bridges.newcastle.sch.uk

Chair of Governors: Joanne Clifford-Swan

DCSF number: 7037

Ward information: Westgate

Ofsted Report: Ofsted inspection report: (external link)

Other information

  • Term dates
  • School closures due to severe weather, planned industrial action or other events. Or contact individual schools for more details.

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Page last updated: 
20 February 2018
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