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 the 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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Please contact Delivery Team on
0113 3200 750 if you have any queries.

Corporation Road, Sunderland, Tyne And Wear SR2 8PL

0191 5002999

Valley Road Academy

E-Safety - keeping safe online

We have created a page dedicated to leaflets and advice on Online safety and securing various Apps please click on the link below to access the page:

Online Safety Page

Important information for parents regarding the use of TikTok by children

Advice and Support -  Keeping children safe online



The below E-safety News & Information Widget for teachers, parents, pupils and school governors allows you to see the latest news, articles, definitions and up-to-date information about e-safety issues every time you visit the school website.


Please click the link to visit the E-safety support website for more information and training about E-safety issues. 


Click below for some downloadable factsheets and links to excellent resources


E-safety factsheet for Parents - factsheet download

E-Safety Issues and Online Safety - E-safety issues and safety

What every parent needs to know about radicalisation - Radicalisation


Incident Advisor - The Incident Advisor is a new system that can be used to decide on the course of action that you should take when facing an e-safety incident, this is mainly used for in school but we thought it might be of some help for parents.

Click the box below to go to the Incident Advisor Hub.  

Click Below to go to the Internet Matters website for lots of tips on E-Safety and locking down various social media apps


Click Below to go to the CEOP website on keeping your child safe while online


Click the Thinkyouknow logo to view their website for excellent information regarding signs to look out for and also ways to protect your child online

Download our Snapchat leaflet for advice and tips on keeping safe on Snapchat, click icon below


Download our Facebook leaflet for advice and tips on keeping safe on Facebook, click icon below