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Mr Tickner

Headmaster

I was educated at an all-boys grammar school in Kent before studying for an English degree at the University of Wales.  I have subsequently completed a Masters’ in education at Newcastle University. Before entering the teaching profession, I spent six years working in a variety of roles in financial services in London.  However, having set […]

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Mrs Dobson

Bursar

Having left full time education with an HND in Business and Finance, I worked for a number of multi-national US manufacturing organisations, during which time I qualified as a Certified Accountant.  Though the positions I held were predominantly financial, each change in organisation and role brought with it broader responsibility, ultimately including purchasing, human resource […]

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Mr Hallam

Deputy Head (Pastoral and Co-curricular)

I started The Kings School Tynemouth when I was 11. At that time it was an all-boys independent school and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Sport was always hugely important to me but interestingly History was my favourite “academic” subject during my early years there.  Mathematics, which I studied at university in Leeds, did not take […]

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Mr Newman

Deputy Head (Academic and Curriculum)

Prior to joining Newcastle School for Boys in September 2013, I spent nine years as Head of Geography at Yarm School in Teesside between 2004 and 2013. That followed a four-year stint as a Teacher of Geography from 2000 to 2004 at the Royal Grammar School in Newcastle. In my current role as Deputy Head […]

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Miss White

Head of Junior School

It was an honour to join Newcastle School for Boys as the new Head of Junior School in September 2017; it really is my dream job.  I have been made to feel so welcome by our very charming young men and everyone in the school community.  Prior to my appointment here I have spent most […]

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Over 95% of boys achieving all A* to C grades at GCSE*

*based on 2015 results

We really enjoy the feeling of community. Within a few weeks of starting, our son knew every other boy’s name in all the year groups and the teachers knew him.

Reception parent