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St Aidan's Church of England Academy

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Type  Academy
Principal  Mrs Nicole Gibbon
DfE URN  135314 Tables
Phone  +44 1325 373770
Founded  1601
Religion  Church of England
Chair  Mike Davison
Address  Darlington DL1 1LL, UK
Number of students  700
Gender  Mixed-sex education
Location  Hundens Lane Darlington County Durham DL1 1LL United Kingdom

St Aidan's Church of England Academy is a coeducational secondary school with academy status, located in Darlington, County Durham, England.


Originally Eastbourne Comprehensive School, school converted to academy status and was renamed Eastbourne Church of England Academy. The school was later renamed St Aidan's Church of England Academy.

The new academy building was built on Hundens Park, to the north of the original school site.

Next to the astroturf used by many football clubs.

Eastbourne Comprehensive School

  • Tom Sawyer, Baron Sawyer, trade unionist and Labour Party politician
  • Vic Reeves, comedian
  • Andrew Fothergill, cricketer
  • Change in leadership

    In February of 2015, Principal Ms Catherine McCoy and Assistant Principal Stephanie Francom stood down after a terrible Ofstead report, citing personal health concerns


    St Aidan's Church of England Academy Wikipedia