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  • On 16th May 2016, staff from Whalley Range 11-18 High School attended a once in a life time Duke of Edinburgh’s (DofE) Award Presentation at Buckingham Palace, London.

  • Take a look at our ‘Options Booklet 2016’ to see what choices are available to current Year 9 students.

  • Our partner, the Alliance Manchester Business School, is part of The University of Manchester, whose ‘Making a Difference Awards’ were held at the University’s Whitworth Hall on Wednesday 11 May 2016.

  • Mental Health Awareness Week 2016 will take place between 16-22 May 2016 and this year the theme is on relationships.

  • Get the latest news, stories and photos from Whalley Range 11-18 High School in the Spring 2016 edition of our quarterly school magazine. Now available to download!

  • ChatHealth is a new safe and secure way for young people aged 11-16 to get advice and support about health related issues, directly from the school nurse.

  • We are very proud that one of our English teachers, Miss Shakeshaft, has been shortlisted for the ‘English teacher of the year’ award at the 2016 TES (Times Educational Supplement) Schools Awards.

  • Watch Alliance Manchester Business School’s new animated video to find out what Manchester means to them.


Welcome to Whalley Range 11-18 High School

Education and Leadership Trust

Education and Leadership Trust

Whalley Range is a large 11-18 High School of 1500 girls located in the heart of inner city Manchester. Levenshulme is a school of 1,000 girls. They serve some of the most deprived wards in Manchester and embrace and celebrate their cultural diversity.

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

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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  • Sixth Form College
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Co-operative Trust
  • Fairtrade
  • School Achievement Award
  • Sport England
  • Leading Edge School
  • IAG Silver Award
  • Basic Skills Quality
  • Education and Leadership Trust (ELT)
  • Values Quality Mark