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School term dates
School term dates for maintained schools (those schools run by the council) in Middlesbrough.
How to apply for school places, request a transfer, or appeal a decision about a school place.
If your child misses school without a good reason, you may get a fine (penalty notice).
Special Educational Needs
The SEN Assessment Team 0-25 deals with many aspects relating to inclusive education.
Home to school transport
You're responsible for making sure your child attends school. Some pupils can get help with transport.
Ethnic Minority Achievement Team
The Ethnic Minority Achievement Team supports pupils with English as an additional language.
Find a school
Addresses and contact details for all our primary schools, secondary schools, and special schools.
Schools will always contact parents directly to let them know about any closures.
Our catering team provides school meals to 31 schools in Middlesbrough.
Exclusions and children missing education
School exclusions and children missing education are dealt with by the Access to Education team.
Information for schools about educational visits and outdoor learning.
Information on the complaints procedure for schools and how any complaints are dealt with.
Information for parents that choose to teach their child at home rather than at school.
Educational Psychologists support the achievement and wellbeing of children and young people.
Middlesbrough SACRE advises the council on religious education in schools.
School crossing patrols
School crossing patrol officers help children and adults to safely cross busy roads outside schools.
The virtual school supports and tracks the progress of the children and young people we care for.
Your Future Matters
Not sure what to do next? There are so many options available to learn, train and work in Middlesbrough
Schools Management Forum
Agendas, reports, figures and minutes from meetings of the Schools Management Forum.
Schools asset management
We make sure our buildings are fit for purpose for the successful delivery of education.