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Latest Event News

Whalley Range hosted a special coding event delivered by our friends over at Frog Education (the developers of our school’s Learning Platform).

27.06.16

Our student Digital Leaders took to the annual Business Rocks event at Manchester Central, questioning some of the UK’s leading media producers and tech companies.

13.06.16

Twenty three Year 7 computing students actively participated in a lively BBC micro:bit live lesson at the Fuse ROC (Redeeming Our Communities) Centre in Partington, Manchester.

8.06.16

The Year 6 ICT Challenge Cup 2016 was a resounding success, involving five local primary schools.

27.05.16

The challenge had been set. Five partnership schools. Twenty five students. Five groups. One location.

18.03.16

The UK’s digital and media economy is thriving. Venture capital investment in Manchester’s tech companies alone is twenty times what it was five years ago. Manchester now boasts a multitude of growing digital and media companies and provides a huge range of career and educational opportunities. At Whalley Range 11-18 High School we believe the time is now to shine the spotlight on the exciting, developing digital and media industry. Read more


Our Partners

We are very proud of the partnerships we have with local businesses and organisations. Their support is invaluable and provides exciting opportunities for our students, from trips and career talks to work experience and apprenticeship schemes.

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    Frog Education

    Frog is a powerful and fully integrated learning platform, progress tracking and assessment system.

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    UKFast

    UKFast is one of the UK’s leading managed hosting and colocation providers, supplying dedicated server hosting, critical application hosting, and cloud hosting solutions. They fully own, manage and operate their ISO-accredited data centre complex, which offers over 30,000 sq ft of enterprise-grade facilities.

  • Estio Training

    Estio provide IT Apprenticeships for talented school and college leavers. Underpinned by government funded training, the Estio IT Apprenticeship programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands-on work experience whilst employed in a paid job with no cost or debt.

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    Alliance Manchester Business School

    The Alliance Manchester Business School was established in 1965 as one of the UK’s first two business schools. They are the UK’s largest campus-based business and management school, and ‘Original Thinking Applied’ is at the heart of everything they do.


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