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Welcome to Whalley Range 11-18 High School

Mrs Fahey, Academy Headteacher

Mrs Fahey

Academy Headteacher

Striving to educate, inspire and empower young women to be the next generation of leaders.

Our school is a warm and caring community for all students. We celebrate diversity and believe strongly in providing an environment where all young people thrive. We work together with families, our local community, business partners and local universities to enhance our students’ education. Our core purpose is to support students of all abilities and backgrounds to develop high aspirations, believe in themselves and achieve their full potential.Continue reading.

In February 2023, Mr Corney's Year 11 Creative iMedia students worked with a drone videographer to capture this footage to use for a project on their course. Music by Mr O'Hara
Whalley Range 11-18 High School continues to be a good school. Ofsted 2022

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Upcoming Events

  • Term Starts03/06/2024
  • Y12 Community, Careers and Progression Week10/06/2024 - 14/06/2024
  • Y11 Speaking Tests (World Language)10/06/2024
  • Y13 Leaving date14/06/2024
  • EID one day this week - school closed to students and staff in school for INSET - TBC nearer the time17/06/2024
  • Y10 PPEs start17/06/2024
  • Y7 Parents/Carers' Evening (ends 6.00pm)20/06/2024, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • DTP/ACWY Immunisations (Y9)24/06/2024

While we do try to plan our events in advance they are subject to changes, so please check back regularly, especially when close to an event date.

See more events and term dates on our calendar page.

Striving to educate, inspire and empower young women to be the next generation of leaders

Address

Please direct all queries in the first instance to Mrs Davies (Head’s PA).

Main School

Whalley Range 11-18 High School, Wilbraham Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, M16 8GW

Sixth Form

Head of Sixth Form: Mr S. Mycock

Whalley Range Sixth Form, Wilbraham Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, M16 8GW

Trust Info

Greater Manchester Education Trust. Registered address: Whalley Range 11-18 High School, Wilbraham Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, M16 8GW. A charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (company number: 08913502)

EST. 1 SEP 2022

Chief Executive Officer: Mr D. Owen

Chief Finance and Operations Officer: Mrs L. Staunton

Any correspondence or communication relating to Greater Manchester Education Trust should be made to:

Mr D. Owen, Whalley Range 11-18 High School, Wilbraham Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, M16 8GW

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Contact Us

If you wish to contact us via email please use the following address: head@wrhs1118.co.uk

If you are reporting a student absence you MUST phone the school:

Main School

Phone: 0161 861 9727

Sixth Form

Phone: 0161 860 2984

Quality Marks, Awards & Affiliations

We strive for excellence and are very proud of our achievements and affiliations.

If you believe something is missing or should be removed from the list below, please let us know.

Greater Manchester Education Trust logo Chartered College of Teaching Institutional Member 2023/24 badge Cyber Essentials Certified logo
FFT National Attendance Award 2023/24 logo One Education Reading Award Gold logo Confederation of School Trusts logo Educate Awards Winner 2019 logo SSAT Educational Outcomes Awards 2018 logo SSAT Effective Learning Behaviour logo SSAT Climate for Learning logo Manchester United Foundation logo The Duke of Edinburgh logo The Cultural Diversity Standards logo The Schools Co-operative Society logo School Achievement Award logo Sport England logo Leading Edge Partnership Programme logo The Quality in Careers Standard logo Healthy Schools Manchester logo Basic Skills Quality Mark logo Whalley Range Sixth Form logo