Become a Partner School...

"We are an ambitious community of schools shaping the future of the region"

Partner Schools are schools that demonstrate a commitment to the mission of SCHOOLS NorthEast and desire to be part of shaping the organisation and North East education in the future.

Become a partner school

What it means to be a Partner School

Partner Schools will have:

  • Full voting rights within the organisation
  • An online matchmaking tool - to help schools find best practice in other local schools, exchange expertise and establish collaborative partnerships
  • A local CPD request service
  • Exclusive ‘Partner School only’ events – and discounts at all SCHOOLS NorthEast events
  • A Partner School logo - to publically demonstrate your commitment                                                                                                                        

Exclusive Partner School events

We have a range of events which are exclusive to our Partner Schools and they include our HeadsUp events (TeachMeets for school leaders), Power Lunches, Partner School Open House Days and the Patron's Dinner, our most prestigious annual event. 

Yearly membership fees are based on schools size

Up to 100 pupils - £60.00 +VAT
101-599 pupils - £160.00 +VAT
Over 600 puplis - £310.00 +VAT

Associations that sign up as a group of members (6 or more schools) will be eligible for a discount of 20% on their relevant fee. please contact the office for more information. 

VIP invites, priority booking and discounts for all events

Would you like to be a guest at our annual Summit? Or perhaps our annual School Business Management Conference (the biggest of its kind in the country) interests you? As a Partner School, you would receive a 20% discount, as well as advance notice and priority booking. Make sure you don't miss out on any of these?

A local CPD request service

Commission SCHOOLS NorthEast to arrange events on issues affecting your area, school or partnership to be delivered for free (or minimal cost) in your locality.

Demonstrate your commitment

You will be sent the official SCHOOLS NorthEast Partner School logo to proudly display on your website, marketing materials, email signature etc. to demonstrate your commitment to North East schools.