Welcome to
Whalley Range 11-18 High School

Mrs E Hole

(Academy Headteacher)

Whalley Range is a popular and oversubscribed school and continues to be a very high performing girls’ high school. We work together with families, our local community, business partners and local universities to enhance our students’ education. We value our diverse community and believe we empower our young women to lead happy and successful lives. Continue Reading.

Whole School Promotional Video
The school community is highly motivated and positive. Pupils are very positive about their school life. Ofsted 2017

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Upcoming Events

  • Year 11 Assembly

  • World Book Night - lunchtime in Sixth Form for KS4 and KS5

  • Year 13 Assembly

  • Year 10 Assembly

  • Year 12 Assembly (University Experience)

  • Year 9 Assembly

  • Year 12 Assembly (DTB Level 3 Exam Prep)

  • Year 8 Assembly

  • Year 10QP Practice DofE expedition
    27/04/2019 - 28/04/2019  

  • Year 10 Parents' Evening -
    29/04/2019  3:15 pm - 6:15 pm

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.

More events on our Calendar

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.

SSAT Educational Outcomes Awards 2018 logo SSAT Effective Learning Behaviour logo SSAT Climate for Learning logo Cyber Essentials Certificate 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 Whalley Range Sixth Form logo Education and Leadership Trust logo

Aspire • Believe • Achieve

Contact Us

Main School

Phone: 0161 861 9727

Fax: 0161 881 0617

Sixth Form

Phone: 0161 881 0617


Academy Headteacher: Mrs E Hole

Executive Headteacher: Ms Patsy Kane OBE MA

Trust Info

We are a member of the Education and Leadership Trust (EST. 2014)

Company Number: 8913502

Any correspondence or communication relating to the Education and Leadership Trust should be made to:

Ms Patsy Kane OBE MA, Whalley Range 11-18 High School, Wilbraham Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, M16 8GW

Find out More

Find Us


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

Main School

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

Sixth Form

Head of Sixth Form: Mrs J Lomax

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


Contact Form

We will direct your message to the most appropriate person to deal with your enquery.

If your enquiry is urgent please consider phoning the school directly instead of using this form.

Reporting Absence

If you are reporting a school absence you MUST phone the school. Who to Contact

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