Mr Tickner


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 Kingsland

Director of Marketing and Admissions

Born, raised and educated in Newcastle, I spent three very enjoyable years away at university in Leeds. I quickly returned to my much-loved home city to study my Masters degree and start my career here. Coming from a marketing background, I have worked in a number of industries. I moved into the education sector during […]

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Mrs Dobson


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 (Character Development and Boys' Wellbeing)

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 (Teaching and Learning)

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 97% of boys achieving all 9-4 grades at GCSE*

*based on results from the last three years

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