Great Sankey High School

School Details

The school is committed to stimulating and inspiring young minds; creating a learning environment which values learners' different skills, strengths and attributes. Great Sankey High School is a place where every child is recognised as an individual, where their voices are encouraged to be heard and their ideas developed. The school has a dynamic harmony which is contagious. Great Sankey High School is a wonderful environment in which to learn and thrive. We are a community of students, staff, parents/carers and governors with a common goal: we strive for the highest standards in everything we do.

Academic attainment and achievement is high- our personalised curriculum empowers all students to achieve their ambitions and fulfil their high aspirations. Welfare and guidance is exceptional- students are well supported thus enabling them to realise their learning goals.

Information taken from Great Sankey High School website.

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Childcare provision related to this school

  • Childminders provide out of school care and some may have specified they pick up/drop off from this school.
    Please contact the Families Information Service for more details.

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Other Useful contacts

School admissions:

WBC school admission, transport & pupil services team: 01925 446226

Who to contact

Contact Name
Mrs Paula Crawley (HT) Mr Jon Wright (EH)
Contact Position
Head Teacher
01925 724118/9
Fax: 01925 727396
Great Sankey High School

Where to go

Great Sankey Community High School
Barrow Hall Lane
Great Sankey

Other details

Local Offer


Great Sankey High School is situated in west Warrington. We are a larger than average, secondary school rated ‘outstanding’ by OFSTED.

SEND Information Report

Contact Name
Caroline Wheatley (SENDCo)
Contact Telephone
01925 724118
Contact Email
Local Offer Age Bands
11-16 - Secondary

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