Creating strong and lasting foundations FOR learning


  At Sir James Knott Nursery School we.....

  • Offer 2, 3 and 4 year old education provision
  • Offer holiday club
  • Offer teacher led classrooms
  • Operate 8am-6pm to meet familys needs
  • Offer bespoke learning following the children's interests
  • Will be offering 30 HOUR FREE nursery places from September 2017


3-4 River View


NE30 4AG

0191 2005438

Headteacher:  Mr J Croft

School Office Manager:  Mrs Nicki Battensby

Please refer to our Vision, Ethos and Values document for further information

Ethos and Values of SJK.pdf

Graded GOOD with OUTSTANDING features by Ofsted in March 2017

Historically we have seen huge numbers leave here for their primary education with Kings Priory First School.  The school houses 420 pupils aged between 4 and 9 with three mixed ability classes per year group. We have developed strong links with the primary school at Kings Priory, but children begin their education at a variety of Primary Schools and this Nursery is not an automatic feeder setting.

At Sir James Knott we ensure our provision offers.....