Barnes Junior School

Proud to learn, proud to achieve


Barnes Junior School is a 3 form entry school with a Pupil Admission Number of 360  (90 children per year group).

Sunderland City Council maintained schools are not tied to catchment areas and therefore all parents have a right to apply for a school place with us, regardless of where they live within the City. 

If you would like to join our growing school community, please arrange a meeting with our Headteacher by contacting the school office on 0191 5535968 or via email on   You will also be required, if applicable, to have a transfer form signed by your child's current school. 

Barnes Junior School adopts Sunderland City Council school admissions procedures - further information is available at:  

Sunderland City Council School Admissions