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Welcome to South Wirral High School

Our Mission Statement Raising Achievement in Partnership with Families and the Community

Here at South Wirral High School we are proud of the excellent reputation we have in the local community, as a result of a record of success in all aspects of school life. Our success has been recognised by a number of awards which demonstrate our commitment to ensuring the quality of school experiences for our students. We are ambitious for our students, committed to providing learning experiences, which are challenging and exciting. We want our students to be happy, to experience success and become responsible citizens.

About us

South Wirral High School SixthForm has a great deal to offer students considering further study beyond GCSE.  

  • Top quality teaching—building on success at Key Stage 3 and GCSE.
  • Excellent pastoral support—a dedicated team of tutors and specialist Sixth Form staff to ensure each student has the very best opportunity to achieve their potential.
  • First class facilities— a library for Private Study and a well equipped Common Room for rest and relaxation.
  • A popular Enrichment programme—students have the opportunity to learn new skills, serve in the school and wider community and research future career and Higher Education options as part of a structured course that will contribute to a successful University application or job interview.
  • Careers advice—a dedicated member of staff to support students in their University application. South Wirral High School Sixth Form also encourages participation in the Aim Higher programme to promote access to Higher Education. We also work closely with Connexions to advise students who seek work or further training at the end of their Sixth Form studies.
  • A dedicated PSHE programme including study skills, careers advice and citizenship.

South Wirral High School prides itself on giving its students the best possible opportunities to excel both in and out of the classroom. We excel at supporting individuals in achieving their goals, whatever their circumstances.

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South Wirral High School provides a first rate education which values everyone as individuals and combines academic achievement with an ability to inspire and challenge all students to achieve their full potential.

South Wirral High is a vibrant, forward thinking and academically successful School.
We want all our students to be well prepared for adult life. We want to ensure that all our students have developed the ability to learn for themselves and to work well with other people.
Our priority is to build the confidence of students and to develop their talents and interests, whether academic, sporting or creative
We are proud of the high reputation, which South Wirral enjoys both locally and nationally in terms of its academic excellence and outstanding achievements in many fields. 
Our Ofsted report in Feb 2006 rated us as an outstanding school in all categories, and highlighted our Sixth Form as outstanding recognising the work of our creative, committed and professional teachers and support staff.

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How to apply

If you want to apply for courses, you will need to contact South Wirral High School directly.

Last updated date: 26 July 2017
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