General Information

Richardson Dees Primary School is situated in Wallsend close to the city of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. It is close to the metro line and local services.

The school works in partnership with other local primary schools across Wallsend and in particular the schools within the Burnside Business and Enterprise College partnership, and the Churchill Community College partnership.

We offer 15 hours of nursery provision per week, across 5 x three hour sessions. Mornings are for our older nursery children. For more information on 30 hour Childcare Support and entitlement, click here.

Type of School Primary (including Nursery)
Boys & Girls 3-11 years of age
School Hours
9:00am - 3:15pm Reception
8:50am - 3:20pm Year 1
8:55am - 3:25pm Years 2 - 6
11:45am – 12:45pm (Reception, Year 1 and Year 2)
12:15pm - 1:15pm (Years 3 - 6)
Morning Nursery Hours
8:45am – 11:45am
Afternoon Nursery Hours
12:45pm - 3:45pm
School Uniform
We have a different coloured hoodie or sweatshirt for each class.  Please ask in school for more details. TOP CLASS UNIFORMS provide our uniforms with the Richardson Dees logo and can be found online at

For all enquiries please contact our Office Manager, Mrs Julie Welsh who will be happy to help you herself or direct you to someone who can. She can be reached directly by phone on 0191 263 8139 or you can email her at