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The governors of South Wirral High School have taken a decision to consider applying to join The Challenge Academy Trust (TCAT)

Parents Evenings

We are using a new system to book appointments for Parents Evenings

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.

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.

Choose South Wirral
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

Join us

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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A reminder - GCSE & A Level certificates will be available for collection today from 3.30 - 5pm.We require written consent from students who have a relative collecting on their behalf. ... See MoreSee Less
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We're excited to have coaches in from Wirral Rugby Club every Thursday to help run our Rugby club. All students invited! See Mr Bell for more information ... See MoreSee Less
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Wirral Hospice St John’s are holding their Christmas Tree Collection and Recycling campaign again this year in order to raise the vital funds for the Hospice helping towards the 5.7 million pounds running costs. The collections are taking place between Friday 12th and Monday 15th January 2024Registration is OPEN now at ... See MoreSee Less
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GCSE and A Level Certificates will be available for collection from Main Reception on Wednesday 29th November 2023 from 3.30pm until 5pm. Students will not be able to collect other students' certificates and if parents/carers/guardians are wanting to collect on their behalf, we will require written authorisation from the student to sign for the certificates. An email will be sent out after this date to arrange collection for anybody who can't make this time.Mr Harrison ... See MoreSee Less
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There are a number of support staff roles currently advertised on the school website, including:Teaching Assistant (Level 2)Cover SupervisorExam InvigilatorFor more information on the roles - and how to apply - please visit our vacancies ... See MoreSee Less
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