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Academic Rigour

Achieve your potential

Every Child Matters

Outstanding Pastoral Support

Excellent Behaviour

High Expectations

LORIC Pledges

An Education that Offers More

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About The School

South Wirral High School is a comprehensive school located in Eastham on the Wirral and has been educating boys and girls since 1985. The school was formed by the merger of Eastham and Bromborough Secondary schools. We also operate a highly successful Sixth Form college for students from across Wirral.

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. 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. Our success has been recognised by a number of Quality Standards, which demonstrate our commitment to ensuring the quality of school experiences for our students.

Aspire to Higher

Aspire to Higher is our unique enrichment programme for year 7 and year 11 students to achieve their full potential.

Student Services

Our one stop shop for all things pastoral. Students can access anything from timetables to support.


Extra-curricular clubs are available at lunchtimes and after school with something for every student to shine at.


Our established transition programme ensures students have the best possible start to secondary school.

Take a look around South Wirral

Take a tour around South Wirral High School and you will find a highly successful secondary school whose main aim is to help you achieve your full potential.

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Sixth Form @ South Wirral

Why Choose South Wirral?

South Wirral High School is a school that’s changing. We have seen consistent growth in a number of GCSE results areas with three year upwards trends no emerging in numerous subjects. We are a school that takes great pride in parents entrusting us to educate their children and strive to ensure all our students reach their full potential.

If you want to come and see our school on a normal working day please get in touch via our contact us page.

Transition to Secondary School

Here at South Wirral we offer a unique transition programme to help ensure students start to secondary school is a highly successful one. Our transition programme starts from the moment you are allocated your place. You will receive a welcome pack through the post with information regarding the school. Other stages of our programme include:

  • Visits to your primary school
  • Welcome day
  • Summer School
  • ‘Lighting Fires lessons’
  • First day of term has only year 7 students in
  • Year 7 only social areas at lunchtimes

Sixth Form @ South Wirral

Sixth Form @ South Wirral is our highly successful Sixth Form College. Based on the same site as our high school but with their own Sixth Form Hub, learning resource rooms and access to school facilities. Students are given the opportunity to join our Chromebook 1:1 programme as part of studying in our Sixth Form.

Students have a plethora of enrichment activities available to them whilst they study with us to help make their university, apprenticeship or job applications shine.


South Wirral High School and Sixth Form @ South Wirral’s alumni group has been established since 2016 with the aim of connecting with past students. This allows alumni to share their experiences and advice with current students further helping them to see the opportunities available to them in.

If you have been a past student and would like to join our alumni group please click the link here to see how you can be part of it. Click here for Alumni

GCSE - 5 A*-C inc English & Maths

Our 3 year upward trend shows strength in core subjects like English and Maths.

GCSE - 5 A*-C Grades

Our 3 year upward trend shows how dedicated we are to a broad and balanced curriculum.

GCSE - English Grade 4 or Higher

Our English Faculty are going from strength to strength with another strong set of results.

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Join a school that puts the students at the centre of everything we do. We are a team of dedicated staff focused on getting the best outcomes for every single one of our students.

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Today is International Nurse Day. Everyone at South Wirral High School would like to thank nurses for all they do for us.Students recently sent cards and letters of thanks to members of the NHS for their care throughout the pandemic - you can see a selection here. ... See MoreSee Less
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#MentalHealthAwarenessWeek starts today. Students will be asked to reflect on their wellbeing in lessons this week and be provided with areas to go to support their wellness. 🌳 Take a moment to celebrate nature in your daily life 📸 Take a photo, video or sound recording 📱 & share the connections you’ve made using the hashtag #ConnectWithNature. Find out more: ... See MoreSee Less
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Year 11 Year BookAs the year 11's come closer to finishing their year at school, we are starting to put their year book together. If anyone has any friendship group photos that they would like to us to include please send them to the following addressyearbook@southwirral.wirral.sch.ukSome things to note: -Depending on how many photos we get we may not be able to include every single one-photos must be sent in by your parents or carers via email-photos must be of you and your friends who go to this school. -photos with anything inappropriate in them (including slogans on t shirts etc) will not be includedMrs Dennis ... See MoreSee Less
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We are renovating our school library this summer in memory of our former Librarian, Jane.£5,000 of National Book Tokens would give us the opportunity to provide a wealth of new resources for our students. If you have the time, please nominate us for this fantastic competition.🌟 Your local school needs you! 🌟You could win £5,000/€5,000 of National Book Tokens for your school to fill their library with new books – and a £100/€120 National Book Token for you to spend in your favourite local bookshop! Nominate a school on our website: ... See MoreSee Less
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Liverpool Hope University have invited our students to take part in their 'Hope Springs Eternal' competition. Students are encouraged to - in groups - submit short video clips demonstrating 'Hope Springs Eternal' in whatever creative way they'd like. This could be through drama, performance, dance, art, a presentation, a poetry reading, a recipe with avoiceover.If you have a great idea and would like to take part, see Mr Stewart in P3 ... See MoreSee Less
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