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  • Looking for something to do over the October half term? The annual Manchester Science Festival will be taking place (22nd October 2015 – 1st November 2015) with events at venues including the ‘Museum of Science and Industry’ and ‘Media City’.

  • A select group of Year 11 Gifted and Talented students travelled to the International Conference Suite at Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium for presentations from some of the UK’s top universities.

  • It’s Open Evening for the Whalley Range Sixth Form College on Monday 5th October 2015 (3.15pm – 6pm).

  • Our ‘Year 11 Student Led Academic Tutorial’ will be taking place on Monday 19th October 2015.

  • Our brand new Sixth Form Prospectus for 2015/2016 gives a detailed insight into the courses, facilities, philosophies, and general life experiences of our college.

  • Following on from their success as winners of the Manchester Challenge, a team from Whalley Range 11-18 High School took part in the Grand Final of the ‘Make it’ Enterprising Challenge, sponsored by the Manchester Airport Group.

  • Students at Whalley Range 11-18 High School will be making their mark by taking part in the UK’s largest youth consultation with UK Youth Parliament.

  • We are pleased to announce that we have achieved the ‘Values Quality Mark’, a certification for schools who effectively provide a values-based education, which now qualifies us as a hub school in this area of practice.


Welcome to Whalley Range 11-18 High School

Education and Leadership Trust

Education and Leadership Trust

Whalley Range 11-18 High School is a co-operative academy and the sponsor school in the Education and Leadership Trust, which came into existence in September 2014.

Welcome from the Academy Headteacher and Executive Headteacher

Whalley Range is a popular and oversubscribed school and continues to be the highest performing girls’ high school in Manchester. We work together with families, our local community, business partners and local universities to enhance our students’ education.

Sixth Form College

Sixth Form Results Day 2015

We are firmly established as a Sixth Form which provides academic and vocational courses for young women of all abilities and ensures progression to Higher Education and employment.


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