Christ’s College App

In order to maintain good communications during this unprecedented time, we have invested in a new text, email and app service. We are using a company called Teachers2Parents. We have successfully tested the email and text service with parents already. If you receive an email or text from us, you are now able to reply…Read More →

Letter to Parents 24-03-2020

Update: Christ’s College Provision for Key workers and Vulnerable students Dear Parent/Carer Following guidance regarding reducing the impact of the transfer of infection, we are now going to move to students coming in their own clothes. Therefore, please can you send your child to school with be easy and quick to wash, sensible clothing. They…Read More →

Letter to Parents 23-3-2020

Monday 23/03/20  The government have asked parents to keep their children at home, wherever possible, and for schools to remain open only for those children who absolutely need to attend.  The fewer children making the journey to school, and the fewer children in educational settings, the lower the risk that the virus can spread and infect vulnerable…Read More →

Coronavirus Update – Friday 20 March 2020

Exceptional measures have been announced by the Prime Minister in his public briefings this week. Therefore Christ’s College shall close from the end of today, until further notice, except for children of key workers and vulnerable students who absolutely need to attend.  All parents are to keep their children at home, wherever possible. Planning for…Read More →

Parent/Carer contact details

We have sent an email to parents/carers today who are listed as priority contact 1 and priority contact 2. We have also sent a text message which asks parents to check for this email. If you have NOT received the text and email (please check junk/spam) then please contact the school office (0191 534 44…Read More →

Coronavirus Update – Tuesday 17 March 2020

Christ’s College continues to follow the UK Government’s guidance to all schools and will remain open unless we are directed to close by Public Health England or specific circumstances (e.g. especially high levels of staff absence) prevent the delivery of effective education to our students. The latest health guidance ( advises If one person in…Read More →

Academy unveils investment in new classrooms

New facilities for teaching and learning have been unveiled at a Sunderland college as part of a major investment programme launched within weeks of it joining a leading academy trust. Science, food technology and engineering have all benefited so far from the upgrade in facilities at Christ’s College, formerly Grindon Hall Christian School, in Pennywell….Read More →

Reception Class 2019

Starting school was the same for a senior teacher as for 45 excited children as they began their new education journey in Sunderland together. Camilla Hall joined the new reception class on their first day at Christ’s College, in Pennywell, as she took up her post as leader of primary years. Mrs Hall will lead…Read More →