15 Oct

Remembrance 100 – South Wirral High School Remembers

This year marks 100 years since Armistice Day, and as a school we are planning an event to commemorate those lost in combat. On Friday 9th November, we will be welcoming guests to our school to observe Drama, Dance & Musical performances before a Remembrance 100 service held at the front of school. As our […]


8 Oct

Tour of San Francisco and Las Vegas 2020

The Geography and History departments are organising a USA Study Tour during June 2020 for approximately 8 days. The trip is for students currently in Years 7, 8 and 9 who will be taking Geography or History as part of their options. It is also open to Year 11 pupils who will be continuing their study at […]


20 Sep

Year 7 Cheshire Applications to SWHS FAQ

After a number of queries from prospective parents regarding school applications we thought it may be useful to produce a list of FAQs to help ensure parents are informed about the options available to them.   I live in Cheshire can I apply for a school in Wirral? Absolutely, families who live in Cheshire can […]


11 Sep

‘Look at Life’ Royal Marines Course

Sixth Form student Olivia Ellison-Burkhill, a member of our Unified Sports group, recently took part in an exciting opportunity at a Commando Training Centre in Devon, we asked her to tell us about her experience. On the 3rd September, I was part of a group that travelled down to Lympstone Commando Training Centre Royal Marines […]


7 Sep

English Faculty Newsletter

Click below to read the inaugural copy of the English Faculty Newsletter. Through the newsletter, we hope to share information about the curriculum, homework, assessments, trips and celebrations. We have a very exciting year ahead and cannot wait to share it with you. You can follow the Faculty via Twitter


23 Aug

GCSE results at South Wirral High School show our continuing improvement

South Wirral High School is celebrating another year of strong examination results across all curriculum areas, but particularly at the top grades of 9-7. This year twice as many students achieved those grades as did last year. The results show the school’s strength in depth across the whole curriculum and reinforces our desire to develop […]


21 Aug

Start of Term Arrangements

School begins for students in Year 7 on Tuesday 4th September 2018 for an Assembly at 8.40am.   Years 8, 9, and 10 should return to school on Wednesday 5th September 2018 for an 8.40am start in registration groups. Year 11 will be starting on the same day with an assembly at 8.40am in the […]


16 Aug

Sixth Form @ South Wirral celebrates more excellent A Level and BTEC results

Yet again Sixth Form students at South Wirral High School were celebrating some superb A Level and BTEC results, building on the successes of previous years for our Sixth Form. In particular, the average A level grade attained by students has risen significantly this year.   The vast majority of students secured their first choice […]


24 Jul

South Wirral Digest Issue 18 – July 2018


20 Jul

End of Term Arrangements

Dear Parents/Guardians,   I should like to inform you of the arrangements we have made for the end of term and the beginning of next term.  School will finish on Tuesday 24th July. All Key Stage 3 & 4 students will be dismissed from school at 2.15pm.  KS5 students will be dismissed 12.15pm.   Students […]