Useful Information

Please see here for any uselful or additional information that you may need regarding UTC South Durham, with regard to exams, SEND, attendance and Statutory information.

Key Dates & Times

We follow the same term dates as all other schools in the Durham County Area. please see here for details.

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Attendance is a key component of your son or daughter’s ability to succeed and reach their full potential whilst studying at UTC.


It is our aim at UTC to make the exam process as stress free and successful as possible for all candidates.

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Pupil Premium

Pupil Premium funding is additional funding which we as a school receive so that we can provide additional and appropriate support to ‘disad ...


Here at UTC South Durham we value the abilities and achievements of all our students, and we are committed to providing the best possible le ...

Parents are invited in to Industry projects day anually.
Parent Pay

Here at UTC South Durham we have a digital system in place to streamline payment services for parents.


At UTC South Durham we follow guidance from the ‘Supporting pupils at school with medical conditions statutory guidance’, December 2015 to e ...

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Unexpected Closure

Whilst we endeavour never to have to close, there are occasions from time to time where this is the safest option for the safety of our staf ...

Statutory Information

Please see here for all statutory information required.

Financial Support

In some circumstances we can support students and families financially, see here for more information.

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Use of IT & E-Safety Advice

At UTC South Durham we are proud to be at the forefront of STEM education and provide our students with opportunities to explore the latest ...

British Values & Prevent

UTC South Durham is a fully inclusive learning environment, and there is an expectation that our students act, both inside the college and o ...