IRIS Learning Trust was formed in June 2018 and is based in the North East of England. We are proud to serve our communities and aim to offer outstanding educational provision.
The Trust believes that to be successful and promote a culture of excellence and aspiration, we need to place improving te lives and outcomes of children at the heart of everything we do.


create a culture of high expectation and commitment to success


through our daily work secure excellent academies for our local communities

grow and learn together

work with children and families to create great places of learning for all

IRIS Learning Trust

Corporation Road




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0113 3200 750 if you have any queries.

Corporation Road, Sunderland, Tyne And Wear SR2 8PL

0191 553 7750

Valley Road Academy


Welcome to our  information pages for parents and carers



Click the link to view the Ofsted website and Valley Road Primary Page: Click here



At Valley Road we appreciate your opinion on your child’s education. Parent View asks for your opinion on 12 aspects of your child’s school, from the quality of teaching, to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour. A screencast demonstrating how to register and complete a survey on Parent View is available on the How to use Parent View page.

Click to access the Parent View website: Parent View



You can download our related certificates for Halal meat below

certificate 1

certificate 2

certificate 3


School Holidays 2018/2019

School Holidays Starts Finishes
Autumn Half Term Holidays 22 Oct 2018
26 Oct 2018
Winter Holidays 24 Dec 2018
4 Jan 2019
Spring Half Term Holidays 18 Feb 2019
22 Feb 2019
Spring Holidays 8 Apr 2019
22 Apr 2019
Summer Half Term Holidays 27 May 2019
31 May 2019
Summer Holidays 22 Jul 2019
2 Sep 2019





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