to Whickham Parochial Church of England Primary School who were recently inspected under the Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools (SIAMS) legislation. This is a measure of the school's effectiveness in caring for, teaching and nurturing children in Faith. 


They were awarded a SIAMS inspection grade of outstanding. 

The report can be downloaded below.

Well done to all students, staff, parents and governors!



Whickham Parochial SIAMS Report.pdf
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Our usual pattern of worship 

We are proud to celebrate the Great Exhibition of the North 22 June - 9 September. There are lots of things to do and see over the summer in and around Gateshead and Newcastle. You can download the official Programme of Events and the Exhibition Map below. If you use iOS or Android devices checkout the App Store and use GetNorth2018

Great Exhibition of the North: Map and Programme

Exhibition Map.pdf
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Exhibition Programme.pdf
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St Mary’s Church is a CoE parish within the Diocese of Durham. We are here for all the people of Whickham in a variety of ways. We are of the community, for the good of the community. We have been at the heart of Whickham for nine hundred years. We believe our Christian Faith offers hope for the world. Here you will find out who we are and what we do. As followers of Jesus we are committed to sharing our faith that all might find abundant life.

If you still have questions check out our contact details or visit us at the St Mary's Centre, Church Chare, Whickham,  NE16 4SH Mon - Fri 9am - 12noon. There are good car parks situated behind the Front Street shops with several paths connecting to both Front Street and Church Chare. The distance should be no more than a 5 minute walk. Please note the car parks operate on a Pay & Display basis and depending on the time of day a small charge may be required.