Schools and colleges in Wirral

Your guide to schools and colleges in and around Wirral is brought to you by the Wirral Globe.

Working with the local schools and colleges in the Wirral area our education section brings contact details, and information on schools and colleges from all over Wirral. You can access email addreses, web site addresses, details on the facilities and courses the schools and colleges have on offer, and also download prospectuses, view school calendars and read their latest news.

To get started, simply click on the type of education establishment you require further information on and then you can access each schoool or college profile from the links on the results page.

Schools and colleges in the Wirral

School and college news from around Wirral

Wirral pupils' chance to take part in voyage of a lifetime

Wirral Globe: Pupils will be part of the crew on Stavros S Nyarkos.

9:51am Thursday 10th April 2014

WIRRAL schoolchildren are being given the opportunity to join a Tall Ships voyage by entering a competition.

College unveils plans for new campus at heart of Wirral Waters

Wirral Globe: Artist's impression of the Wirral Waters' development

2:12pm Friday 28th March 2014

WIRRAL Metropolitan College has unveiled plans for a new campus at the heart of the multi-billion pound Wirral Waters' development.

Wirral trampolinists jump for joy after competition success

Wirral Globe: St Mary’s successful trampolinists with coach Lisa Snelson

10:45am Tuesday 25th March 2014

STUDENTS from St Mary's College in Wallasey returned from the National Schools' Trampoline final with silver medals.

Wirral primary pupils taught basics of computer programming

Wirral Globe: Pupils learn the basics. Picture: Paul Heaps

10:14am Tuesday 25th March 2014

CHILDREN from Liscard Primary learned how to develop and extend pre-existing games as part National 'Hour of Code' week.

World champion skater inspires Wirral students

Wirral Globe: Jenna Downing with Birkenhead Academy students

9:03am Tuesday 25th March 2014

JENNA Downing took Birkenhead Academy students through a variety of sporting activities and shared her own experiences of life in professional sport.

Wirral students bring London 2012 Legacy to life

Wirral Globe: Wirral students bring London 2012 Legacy to life

9:53am Monday 24th March 2014

PUPILS from Clare Mount Specialist Sports College and Woodchurch High School took part in the BWB North West Inclusive Zone Basketball (IZB) Schools Competition.

Wirral children celebrate poetry day with performer Ian Bland

Wirral Globe: Children's poet and performer Ian Bland with 9-year-old Ellie Blackburn and 8-year-old Jessica Nugent.

1:40pm Saturday 22nd March 2014

PROFESSIONAL children’s poet and performer Ian Bland visited a Wirral primary school this week as part of the school’s reading work.

Lambs spring into life at Wirral school farm

Wirral Globe: The lambs with mum Zara

1:56pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

THESE adorable little lambs were the first spring arrivals on Bebington High Sports College's farm.

South Wirral school opens newly refurbished library

Wirral Globe: Mayor and mayoress of Wirral, Dave and Sue Mitchell joined Wirral South MP Alison McGovern at the opening.

12:00pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

The grand opening of South Wirral High School’s new library coincided with World Book Day, which took place on Thursday, March 6.

Wirral college students strengthen links with China

Wirral Globe: From left are Yanfang Si with Mandarin students Mateus Peters and Kim Butler and Principal Kathryn Podmore

1:29pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

STUDENTS from Birkenhead Sixth Form College welcomed an academic from China as part of its drive to forge links with the East.

Former Wirral deputy head gives lesson on stroke awareness

Wirral Globe: Julian Fisher with Clare Hiles and Diane Dunn at Brookdale Primary School

11:16am Friday 7th March 2014

JULIAN Fisher visited Brookdale Primary School in Greasby for a special assembly.

Young Wirral violinist selected for National Children's Orchestra

Wirral Globe: Tasmin Lee

3:26pm Wednesday 5th March 2014

TASMIN Lee, from Caldy, was selected to join the prestigious orchestra's training programme following auditions at the Royal Northern College of Music.

Disabled Wirral swimming champ scoops seven medals

Wirral Globe: Matthew Harding

4:21pm Tuesday 4th March 2014

Matthew Harding's cache of seven medals at the National Junior and Youth Swimming Championships in Sheffield marks a triumphant return to competition.

Popular children's author entertains Wirral pupils

Wirral Globe: Pupils meet author Michelle Paver, while children’s librarian Sue Roe looks on.

3:53pm Tuesday 4th March 2014

Michelle Paver spoke to an audience of 250 children from six Wirral primary schools at Bromborough Civic Centre.

International praise for Wirral school's stance on student care

Wirral Globe: Teachers and students from schools in Poland, Finland, Hungary and Germany with West Kirby Grammar School during the visit to Wirral.

9:00am Sunday 16th February 2014

EUROPEAN teachers have praised West Kirby Grammar School’s stance on student health and wellbeing.

Wirral students raise thousands for cancer charity

Wirral Globe: Ernie is pictured with Faye Limberg, centre, and some of the students who took part in the different activities

2:16pm Friday 14th February 2014

STUDENTS from West Kirby Grammar School £4,800 for Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research.

Wirral student wins place on South Africa football coaching programme

Wirral Globe: Bailey Jackson coaches youngsters

11:57am Wednesday 12th February 2014

BAILEY Jackson, a student at The Mosslands School in Wallasey, was selected to take part in a scheme helping deprived children in Cape Town develop their football skills.

Wirral student spreads the word about youth deafness

Wirral Globe: Bethany Eason

5:06pm Thursday 6th February 2014

Bethany Eason, from Bebington High Sports College, launched the National Deaf Children's Societys 'My Life, My Health' campaign.

Wirral kids are bold as brass

Wirral Globe: Wirral Kids are Bold as Brass

11:16am Monday 3rd February 2014

SCHOLARS as young as six to 11 have generated sufficient lung power to form a brass band at Christ the Church Catholic Primary School in Bromborough.

Wirral's sixth form college forges partnership with Chinese university

Wirral Globe: Kathryn Podmore with the headteacher of Soochow University High School

4:20pm Tuesday 28th January 2014

WIRRAL'S specialist sixth form college is building links with China after forming a partnership with the prestigious Soochow University High School.

Alison is Wirral school's tenth headteacher

Wirral Globe: Alison Duffy

10:29am Monday 27th January 2014

ALISON Duffy succeeds Glenice Robinson, who retired after 12 years in charge.

Young Wirral fencers' swashbuckling success

Wirral Globe: Pictured from left: Nathan Jones, Jack Roberts, Thomas Kitto and Charlie Campbell

3:09pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

STUDENTS from Mosslands School in Wallasey have proved their sabre-rattling prowess with success in national competitions.

Wirral students' public speaking skills earn fourth regional title

Wirral Globe: Pictured left: Dean Avis, Principal Kathryn Podmore, Wendy Garnett, Birkenhead Rotary Club President Norman Jones and Tom McNally

10:52am Tuesday 21st January 2014

BIRKENHEAD Sixth Form faced teams from across Wirral in the Youth Speaks competition.

Boxing is elementary for Wirral schoolgirl

Wirral Globe: CHAMPION: Chloe Watson (left) beats Freya Jones to become the ABA national champion in the 40-42kg division

9:00am Saturday 11th January 2014

CHLOE Watson has become the first female boxer in Wirral to become an Amateur Boxing Association national champion.

Weatherhead schoolgirl is national boxing champion

Wirral Globe: Chloe Watson is crowned champion

1:44pm Thursday 19th December 2013

CHLOE Watson, from Weatherhead High School in Wallasey, took part in the Amateur Boxing Association of England ABAE National Championship.

TV boss shares secrets of success with Wirral students

Wirral Globe: . Picture: Stuart Bogg Imaging

1:24pm Thursday 19th December 2013

WIRRAL-born television producer Rachel Ashdown returned to her former school to an inspirational talk on how to succeed in business.

Wirral schoolchildren help create butterfly and bee park

Wirral Globe: Wirral’s mayor and mayoress, Cllr Dave and Sue Mitchell, with Cllr Brian Kenny, children, teachers and governors from Lingham Primary School, members of the Brooke Community Association and members of the public at the park's opening.

10:14am Thursday 19th December 2013

STAFF and pupils from Lingham Primary School in Moreton helped create a butterfly and bee park as part of a community project.

Wirral schoolchildren raise thousands for charity

Wirral Globe: Pupils from Raeburn Primary School show off some of their cakes.

2:17pm Tuesday 17th December 2013

KIND-hearted pupils from Raeburn Primary school in Bromborough raised almost two thousand pounds for Children In Need and victims of the Philippine typhoon disaster.

Lauren's a shining example to Wirral’s young people

Wirral Globe: Lauren Hall

10:52am Tuesday 3rd December 2013

DESPITE losing her hearing when she was six years old Lauren, from Irby, has refused to let her disability stand in her way.

Wirral sixth form college's new art and design school is officially opened

Wirral Globe: Lorna Muirhead with Principal Kathryn Podmore, Wirral's mayor and mayoress, staff and students

2:37pm Thursday 28th November 2013

DAME Lorna Muirhead DBE performed the opening ceremony this week.

Wirral student on fast track to racing success

Wirral Globe: Max Bladon

3:15pm Tuesday 26th November 2013

MAX Bladon, a pupil at Birkenhead School, is competing in the Super 1 British Karting Championship.

Wirral students' new approach to anti-bullying message

Wirral Globe: Wirral students Bullying  a new approach

4:21pm Friday 22nd November 2013

STARS of Britain's Got Talent helped to hammer home the anti-bullying message via inspirational song and dance routines at Weatherhead High School.

Wirral students to debate EU challenges

Wirral Globe: Jason Pilkington and James Evans

11:53am Tuesday 12th November 2013

JASON Pilkington and James Evans will take part in a mock meeting of the European Council at Westminster's Cabinet Office this week.

Wirral student's motor industry award

Wirral Globe: Mark receieves his award from Prince Michael of Kent

10:27am Tuesday 12th November 2013

MARK Riley was presented with his Institute of Motor Industry award by HRH Prince Michael of Kent.

Wirral pupils plant field of poppies in memory of the fallen

Wirral Globe: Pupils on their poppy field

9:15am Tuesday 12th November 2013

PUPILS at Birkenhead School planted 183 poppies on Remembrance Day.

Young Wirral trampolinist in bid for world title

Wirral Globe: Young Wirral trampolinist in bid for world title

2:47pm Monday 11th November 2013

BETHAN Davies-Williams is part of the Great Britain squad competing in the Trampoline World Championships in Bulgaria this week..

Wirral students learn lessons from the past at Auschwitz

Wirral Globe: Bebington High School students at Auschwitz

12:12pm Wednesday 6th November 2013

SIXTH formers from Bebington High visited the Auschwitz concentration camp and Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp in Poland.

Wirral schoolchildren urged to brighten up and spread road safety message

Wirral Globe: Wirral schoolchildren urged to brighten up and spread road safety message

11:15am Tuesday 29th October 2013

ROAD safety officers in Wirral have designated November 1 as "Day-Glow Friday."

Young Wirral pool player hopes to be right on cue in international tournament

Wirral Globe: Ryan Mercer will play for his country

4:10pm Monday 28th October 2013

ST Mary's Catholic College student Ryan Mercer will play for his country in Malta.

Wirral students develop their future skills

Wirral Globe: Year 6 pupils at Birkenhead School Prep are learning sign language as part of the Future Skills Development programme

1:25pm Monday 28th October 2013

BIRKENHEAD School Prep's development programme teaches students a range of educational and personal skills.

Wirral school needs your help in bid for community cash

Wirral Globe: Devonshire Park School are in the running scoop funding towards sensory equipment. Pictured is class teacher Sarah Dodd with 6 year old Marli Holden.

11:07am Friday 18th October 2013

DEVONSHIRE Park Primary School is one of four local causes to be nominated for Lloyds Community Fund grant of £3,000.

Mayor talks about civic pride during visit to Wirral school council

Wirral Globe: Mayor and mayoress, Cllr Dave and Sue Mitchell, with members of school council and headteacher Amanda Cawood

10:59am Friday 18th October 2013

WIRRAL's mayor and mayoress met members of Wallasey School’s Council during a recent visit.

Wirral schoolboy walks out with England at Wembley

Wirral Globe: Oliver Buckenham with Gary Cahill at Wembley

12:14pm Thursday 17th October 2013

OLIVER Buckenham, aged seven, accompanied Roy Hodgson's squad onto the hallowed turf in front of an 85,000-strong crowd on Tuesday night.

Young Wirral windsurfers reclaim championship title

Wirral Globe: WINNERS: West Kirby Warriors

10:12am Wednesday 16th October 2013

DESPITE fierce competition, West Kirby Warriors reclaimed their 2011 title as T15 champion of champions.

Young Wirral musician off to Oxford

Wirral Globe: Marco Galvani with Vasily Petrenko

11:35am Tuesday 8th October 2013

MARCO Galvani was part of the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain which performed at London's Albert Hall..

Wirral school strikes silver

11:07am Friday 4th October 2013

Bebington High Sports College has been awarded the Silver School Games Kite Mark.

New film celebrates history of Wirral school

Wirral Globe: Peter Clare returns to St Anselm's for filming

12:34pm Thursday 3rd October 2013

How About That? was made to celebrate a pivotal decade in the life of St. Anselm's College, Birkenhead.

Wirral schoolboy wins chance to walk out at Wembley

1:04pm Wednesday 2nd October 2013

OLIVER Buckenham, aged seven, will accompany England ahead of their 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifer against Poland on October 15

Wirral school is a Youth Trust Gold Partner

Wirral Globe: Geraint Parry with students.

11:31am Wednesday 2nd October 2013

UNIVERSITY Academy Birkenhead has been awarded for its commitment to PE and school sport.

Wirral pupils adapt to secondary school life with team-building

Wirral Globe: Looking remarkably happy despite having just fallen in the water is student Lucy Griffiths.

10:17am Tuesday 1st October 2013

YEAR seven students at Prenton High School for Girls took part in team-building exercises in Anglesey.

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