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Medical Students - Stethoscope Presentation

24 September 2020

Congratulations to our recent leavers who are off to study medicine. We are very proud of their achievements and, as is tradition, they have been to School to collect their gift of a personally engraved stethoscope to help them on their way as they begin their courses.


Nicholls Lecture Series - Brian Anderson - The Anthropocene Era and Global Commons

23 September 2020

On Friday 18th September Birkenhead School was delighted to welcome Brian Anderson to present 'The Anthropocene Era and Global Commons' as our first Nicholls Lecture of the academic year. The students thoroughly enjoyed the presentation with A level geographers particularly benefitting from the talk.


Updated School Uniform

11 September 2020

The new academic year has brought the launch of an updated School uniform, most notably a new range of ties and a bespoke tartan kilt in Year 6 and Seniors. School uniform plays an important role in setting the tone for academic and wider success and students are visible ambassadors for Birkenhead School, both on and off-site.


GCSE Results 2020

20 August 2020

Congratulations go to our GCSE students who collected their results earlier today.We are proud of each and every one of our students, and are delighted that the results reflect the academic strength of the cohort: twenty students out of a cohort of seventy-three achieved grades 7 to 9 in all their exams, a reflection of their attitude to learning, and the diligence and commitment of both them and their teachers over the last two years. 


A Level Results 2020

14 August 2020

On Thursday we celebrated our Sixth Form students receiving their A Level results. We are delighted with their efforts and exceptional resilience during these extraordinary times. We are extremely proud of the results they have achieved, and how they will be entering courses as diverse as Law, Filmmaking, Physiotherapy and Civil Engineering, at universities such as Bath, Bristol, Oxford and Warwick.


Economic Horizons - Treasury Competition Runners-Up

15 July 2020

Birkenhead School entered the Economic Horizons – Treasury Competition and came 2nd in the North West. Their remit was to work remotely in a team and put together a recorded presentation of the state of the UK economy, and policies to improve its fortunes in the coming years. These were then judged by members of the government’s Treasury Department. 


Futures Day 2020

16 June 2020

On Monday 15th June, Futures Day was held to aid our students to begin the process of preparing for life after Birkenhead School. It comprised of Zoom sessions led by our Futures Team which comprises of Head of Sixth Form, teaching staff, and the Alumni and Futures Co-ordinator. It was a very beneficial day for all involved. Read more to find out about the experience from two of our Lower Sixth students.  


Virtual Assembly w/c 15th June

14 June 2020

Mr Vicars conducts this week's assembly and the theme is 'Justice'. 


Virtual Assembly w/c 1st June

31 May 2020

Mr Vicars conducts this week's assembly and the theme is 'Respect'. 


Virtual Assembly w/c 4th May

03 May 2020

Mr Vicars conducts this week's assembly and the theme is 'Energy'.