Choosing a school / setting


Choosing a school or education setting for your child is important for your child.

An 'education setting' is an organisation or establishment which provides learning and education for children and young people.

These pages have information to help you make the best choice of school / setting for your child.

You can find information about the types of schools / settings in South Tyneside, and how to apply.

Support in schools for children and young people with SEND

For information about the support available in schools for children and young people with SEND, see support in schools.

The Virtual School works closely with schools / settings to provide extra support, resources, learning and social opportunities. See the Virtual School.