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

3 days ago
Attendance Reminder
All children who have 100% attendance this week will have their name put into a draw to win a £30,00 voucher for Go-Ape.
Good Luck!🎉
1 week ago
We have another exciting attendance prize on offer. Every child who has 100% attendance next week will have their name put into a draw to win a £30.00 voucher for Go Ape in Matfen.
The winner will be announced on Facebook - Good Luck!
1 week ago
Please be mindful on you way to and from school this afternoon. There is a weather warning for very high winds at approximately 3.30pm - watch out for flying debris
1 week ago
Top Class Uniforms at Blakelaw Shopping Centre are now taking orders for the new September uniform.
2 weeks ago
Miss Sparling was very competitive for sports day today. Look at her class warming up😂