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Friday 25 April 2014


A warm welcome from all at Thornhill as we introduce our school to you.

Pupils, parents and staff are justly proud of our achievements here. Thornhill is in the top 10% of schools in the country for the progress our young people make and has been recognised by OFSTED as a good school with many outstanding features. Thornhill offers something to everyone and as well as helping pupils achieve the results they need to follow their chosen career paths has a huge and varied programme of activities and opportunities available.

Our young people tell us they are well catered for and are happy in their work and play.

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Circus Skills at Thornhill

Circus Skills come to Thornhill

Enhance your Circus skills in this fun workshop. Learn to 
Tightrope, hula hooping, Poi and Plate Spinning. See Juggling, 
Mini bikes, unicycle, stilt walking, flower sticks and much

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Summer Sports

Summer Sports Schedule


On return after the Easter holidays the emphasis changes from winter to summer sports, hopefully so will the weather!

Yr 7/8 girls and boys cricket will start on Wednesday

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olympic dreams

Olympic Dreams

During the Easter Holidays,  JJ Robins, a year 7 pupil took part in the National Schools Biathlon that was held at the Olympic Park in London.

Look out for an update on how he got on right here

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A school where pupils feel safe, 'behave well and act responsibly', 'their attitudes to learning are good' and their 'behaviour in lessons and conduct around the school are good'.




Thornhill School
Thornholme Road
Sunderland, SR2 7NA

Telephone number

0191 553 7735

Fax number

0191 553 7740


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