Who to Contact

Key contact information for parents and carers to help you find the right person to deal with your query.

Student Services

Can help with: Main school absences, medical appointments, free school meals, change of parent/contact details, updating medical information, visas/permits.

Phone: 0161 860 2999


Sixth Form Reception

Can help with: anything specifically related to the Sixth Form College.

Phone: 0161 860 2984


LRC (Learning Resource Centre)

If your daughter is using the LRC after the school day has finished for homework, revision etc., then she should have informed you of this and she must have signed in at the LRC reception. If the main school reception is closed, between 4.30pm and 5.30pm, you can contact the LRC directly on:

Phone: 0161 860 2998 (4.30pm to 5.30pm)


Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

Our SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator) is Mrs S Zarar: szarar@wrhs1118.co.uk

For more information please visit our SEND Report page.


Raising a Concern

Concerns can be raised with the school at any time and will often generate an immediate response. The school requests that parents/carers make their first contact via their daughter’s Learning Coach (Year Offices).


Heads of Year

To help manage the safety of staff and students we’ve had to change from our usual house based system to a year based one. This means that house staff are now attached to a specific year group, allowing them to support their designated year group bubble only.

  • Year 7

    Head of Year – Mrs Saleem/Miss Bevan
    Year Coordinator – Mr Mustafa
    Year Admin – Mrs Carroll

  • Year 8

    Head of Year – Miss Culkin-Smith
    Year Coordinator – Mr Ellis-Scott
    Year Admin – Mrs Booth

  • Year 9

    Head of Year – Miss Bakare
    Year Coordinator – Miss Ennis
    Year Admin – Mrs Khaliq

  • Year 10

    Head of Year – Miss Oliver
    Year Coordinator – Mrs McKenzie
    Year Admin – Mrs Hannan

  • Year 11

    Head of Year – Miss Wicikowski
    Year Coordinator – Mrs Carr
    Year Admin – Mrs Luker

  • Year 12

    Head of Year – Mrs Davies/Miss Costello
    Sixth Form Admin – Miss Smith

  • Year 13

    Head of Year – Mrs Moloney-Rock
    Sixth Form Admin – Miss Smith


Tell Ofsted what you think of our School

An online questionnaire for you to give your view about this school at any time of the year. At the time of an Ofsted inspection, parents are also invited to give inspectors their views using Parent View.

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.

Cyber Essentials Certificate logo Real World Learning Awards Winner 2021 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 Education and Leadership Trust logo