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  • It was a lunchtime to remember for over 150 students who purchased a ticket to watch the staff lip-sync battle, with £234.91 raised for charities ‘Teenage Cancer Trust’ and ‘Medcare’.

  • It’s not too late to apply to Whalley Range Sixth Form College, we have a limited number of places remaining for September 2015. Any late applications must be in by Friday 10th July 2015 at the latest.

  • This summer saw the return of our very popular ‘Under the Canopy’ music festival. We hosted a special lunchtime of performances to celebrate the fantastic work that goes on in our music department, starring many of our budding student musicians.

  • We had an action packed Sports Day this year with events including 600m, relay, skipping, long jump, and the novelty race, with hundreds of students battling it out for victory. Congratulations to Winfrey House, our overall Sports Day winners for 2015!

  • 40 of our Year 7 and 8 students took part in the national UK Junior Maths Challenge this year. With around 3700 schools taking part our students achieved some outstanding results, with many of them making the top 40% to earn gold, silver and bronze awards.

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 2014

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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