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.

After school provision and childcare facilities are available at Kidds Are Us, based at Cedar Grove, Everyday Centre close to the school.  Tel: 07702908205

The school works in partnership with other local schools and in particular the schools within the Burnside Business and Enterprise College partnership, though we also have links with Churchill Community College.

For more information on 30 hour Childcare Support and entitlement, click here.

Type of School Primary with attached Nursey
Pupils Boys & Girls 3-11 years of age
Roll Mainstream
School Hours 8:45pm - 3:30pm (Staggered start and finish times for different year groups)
Lunchtimes 11:30am – 1.30pm (Staggered lunches start with our youngest children)
Morning Nursery Hours 8.45am – 11.45am
Afternoon Nursery Hours Not currently available
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 new 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