“Raising achievement in partnership with families and the community”

Welcome to South Wirral High SchoolHere 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.

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.

Mrs C.M McCormack,

Prospectus & Other Documents

Information Guide
New Parent’s Guide
New Student’s Guide
• 6th Form Prospectus
Extra Curricular Activities

Little Princess Trust - Fundraising…

Little Princess Trust – Fundraising…

A group of South Wirral High School students are bravely taking part in a sponsored haircut to raise money for the 'Little Princess Trust' - a charity that provides real-hair wigs to boys and girls across the UK and Ireland that have sadly lost their own hair through cancer treatment. The charity is particularly close to our hearts as we have a student who has recently been diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. The girls will be losing their locks at Attitude Hairdressers in Bromborough on Thursday 16th October at 6pm. They have also written… Read More
Mr Stewart 3 weeks ago
New School Website

New School Website

Welcome to the new look South Wirral High School website. Have a look at the gallery pages for a wide selection of photographs, videos and a 360 degree panoramic tour of the school. We have also updated our VLE 'Moodle', click the link in the top banner to visit. Read More
Mr Stewart 4 weeks ago
In Memory Of Christopher Farwell

In Memory Of Christopher Farwell

Christopher Farwell the first Headteacher of Eastham Secondary when the school opened on the present South Wirral High School site in 1969, died last month aged 84. Mr Farwell was a much respected Headteacher who established the new school, with a radical curriculum, in the forefront of educational thinking. Former students will not only remember Mr Farwell, who was Headteacher from 1969 to 1984, but also his wife Mrs Farwell who taught music. Together, they pushed their own piano up Plymyard Avenue, so that there could be music on the day the… Read More
Mr Stewart 3 months ago
Hillsborough Day

Hillsborough Day

South Wirral High School students will spend a day learning about what happened at the Hillsborough disaster in their Life Studies day. Read More
Tom Moseley 3 months ago
Library - Reading For Pleasure

Library – Reading For Pleasure

After a good level of consultation we created the South Wirral High School ‘Reading Challenges’. The Reading Challenge was announced to students during Assemblies. The Reading challenges can be seen on our YouTube page - http://youtu.be/b09ndkboE9M One of the main changes has been re-designing our school library. All books have been coded by reading colour band.… Read More
Mr Stewart 7 months ago