Discover what more an independent education can offer
We offer students an outstanding educational experience and a warm and welcoming School community from Early Years to Sixth Form. Our experienced and inspirational teachers enthuse and support pupils to discover passions and interests that will inspire them throughout life.
Find out more at our upcoming Open Events in the Michaelmas Term:
Prep Open Morning - Friday 12th November, 9.30am-11.15am
Reception to Year 6 entry
The Open Morning is an opportunity to hear from Mr FitzHerbert, Head of Prep, on what makes Birkenhead School a special place for your child to start their educational journey. During the morning, you will have an opportunity to explore Prep and see different classes and activities in action.
"Attending an independent school adds the equivalent of two additional years of schooling by the age of 16 and almost one additional grade at GCSE".
Association of World's Leading Independent Schools
"I want every child to discover their niche or passion whilst at Birkenhead School - that is my aim".
Paul Vicars, Headmaster
(Read more from Mr Vicars here)
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Read more about some of the exceptional opportunities on offer at Birkenhead School
To view a copy of the School Prospectus online or request a copy, please click here.
Take a 360 Tour of our Campus
Birkenhead School is located in Oxton and offers a wonderful environment where children grow and develop into young adults and we hope you enjoy exploring the campus via our interactive tour below.
The Welcome hotspot provides information on how to guide yourself through the tour and the menu on the left hand-side allows you to select specific areas of interest. You can 'drag' the image so that you can view the image as a '360° panorama' and through the tour we have shared additional information, images and videos.
We recommend viewing the tour on a desktop/laptop or tablet. To view in a separate browser/window (advisable) please click here.
In Focus offers a snapshot of school life and some of the opportunities that were offered to our students. The 2019/20 edition is available to view below:
To view past editions please click here.
Admissions Contact Information
Seniors & Sixth Form Admissions
Ms Julie Hopper
0151 651 3009
Mrs Helen Askew & Mrs Bev Farlam
0151 652 4114
Early Years Admissions
Ms Jenny Hughes
0151 651 3008