Message from the Headteacher

Dear parent/carer,

A very warm welcome to all our new South Wirral High School students, and their families, who will be joining us in September. We are very excited to meet you all to welcome you to your new school. 

We have set up this web-based resource containing some information you may find useful. Year 7 Welcome Day this year will be held on Wednesday 3rd July with a parents event during the evening. We are planning for  summer transition activities for every student in August. More information on this will be sent out in the Summer term.

On this page, you will find:

  • A Data Collection Form (this link will become active shortly)
  • Welcome Festival videos
  • ‘Moving on Up’ Transition Booklets & Prospectus
  • Messages from our Student Welfare Officer & Assistant SENCO
  • A link to our Google Classroom

We will be in touch again regarding school ties & badges and are looking forward to seeing you at our Welcome Day. In the meantime, if you have any questions or queries please contact us on 0151 327 3213 or

Mr Goodwin


Parents & carers should have received an email with their Arbor login information and guidance. If you have not yet received this, please email and we will have it re-sent.

Some families may be eligible for free school meals or a free transport pass from the local authority. Visit the following links for further information.

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Google Classroom

We have set up a course on our virtual learning platform, Google Classroom, for students to access a range of activities and information for transition. Keep an eye on the page for regular updates and the opportunity to speak to teachers before you join us. You will be receiving your login details through the post, but if you need any help – email

Short assignments and more information will be added over the coming months, including:

  • Learn about our LORIC Pledges
  • 'The Boy in the Back of the Class' Literacy Task
  • Meet The Staff
  • Learn the Alphabet in Sign Language


staff member at South Wirral high school

Mrs Hodson-Evans - Associate Assistant Headteacher

Hello everyone. My name is Mrs Hodson-Evans and I am the KS2 to KS3 Transition Lead at your new high school, South Wirral High. I am proud to be welcoming you and your family into our school community where we look forward to celebrating you, your progress and successful learning.

Every child matters at our high school and we are aspirational in everything you do. We want you to be a successful leader, be organised, show resilience and initiative, which means you become outstanding characters and the best version of yourself. There are lots of exciting opportunities before you join us in September, including virtual activities on Google Classroom, the Welcome Day on Wednesday 3rd July and I look forward to visiting lots of you at your primary schools too. 

Take care South Wirral Starters of September 2024!
Miss Holden at south wirral high school

Claire Holden - Student Welfare Officer

I am the Designated Safeguarding Lead and a Student Welfare Officer here at South Wirral High School. I work closely with all of our outside agency partners and our families – and I’m here to support students with all aspects of their lives both within school and beyond. As with all staff here at South Wirral High School, I am passionate about inclusion and diversity and strive to make sure that all students feel safe and happy on site and within their local communities. 

Miss Goode - SENCO

At South Wirral High School, we believe that all pupils are entitled to an inclusive education that allows them to achieve their full potential. Every individual is encouraged to challenge themselves, work creatively in collaboration with others and most importantly, achieve the sense of accomplishment that comes from the determined effort to succeed in learning.

My team and I are committed to supporting all students, especially those with individual needs. We have high aspirations for our young people and support them so they can achieve excellence, but also have the necessary adaptations and reasonable adjustments to ensure the best achievements, both academically and individually.

Please contact myself, or Ms Fidal (Assistant SENDCo) if you have any questions as we’re here to help.

Victoria Goode 

staff member at south Wirral high school

Miss Fidal - Assistant SENCO

Hello, My name is Miss Fidal and I am the Assistant SENCO. My job is to make sure that every student with additional needs can make the best possible progress at school, is happy and enjoys their time with us. If you have any questions about the SEND department, or our provision, please send me a message here. I look forward to meeting you all. 


Meet our Headteacher, Mr Goodwin and his leadership and transition team. Hear more about how encourage students at South Wirral High School to be…

• Successful Learners
• Confident, Inspired Individuals
• Aspiring, Responsible Citizens

Through these videos, you will meet staff and students from across our 6 faculties: Maths, English, Science, Humanities, Performance & Technology.



Technology & Science

Performance & English

Humanities & Maths

Extra Curricular

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