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Headteacher talks to a student about her results

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.

Students outside the student entrance

How to Apply

Applications to Whalley Range 11-18 High School are made direct to the school or via the Local Authority (LA) – our local authority is Manchester City Council.

Whalley Range 11-18 High School roundal


Our school prospectuses give a detailed insight into our facilities, philosophies, and general life at the school.

  • Whalley Range 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