Thomas Walling

Primary Academy

Thomas Walling

Primary Academy



As Executive Principal at Thomas Walling Primary Academy, it gives me great pleasure to introduce you to our vibrant learning community. Thomas Walling is a unique school with a strong sense of community and high aspirations for all children.

Part of the Lord Laidlaw Trust for many years, we continue to benefit and be excited by the opportunities this brings. As part of the Laidlaw Trust we share expertise and ideas and feel part of a family of local school communities committed to making a difference through education, to children in this City.

Through the website, you will be able to see a snapshot of what life and learning looks like at Thomas Walling for our children and feel part of their learning and experiences.

We will also continue to keep you up to date with all of our achievements and activities so please visit the site regularly.

If you are thinking about Thomas Walling as the school of choice for your child, or are a parent of a child here already and wish to visit the school – please contact the main office who will happily arrange this for you.

Thank you for your continued support.


Keeley Wood

Executive Principal

2 days ago
Kenton's headteacher will be visiting tomorrow from 2:45pm to talk to pupils and parents. If you'd like to come, please report to the main office.
3 days ago
If you are taking your child to Kenton tomorrow or you have any other school visit planned, please phone school at least the day before to tell us. If we are not informed, the absence will be...
2 weeks ago
Just a reminder that school will be closed to pupils on Monday 10th September. Many Thanks
2 weeks ago
At Thomas Walling our training days are normally taken together. Due to our training provider our training days have had to be split. The next one will be on Monday 10th September 2018 (school closed to pupils)

Many Thanks.
3 weeks ago
School reopens to pupils on Tuesday 4th September. Breakfast Club will open at 8am. We hope you all had an enjoyable summer break and look forward to welcoming everyone back for the start of the new school year.
2 months ago
"What a wonderful Y6 graduation! Our children did themselves proud. Thank you to all the staff and parents who supported our best-ever Graduation Ceremony!!!"