Bebington High Sports College has been a specialist College since 2001. The specialist status has provided us with additional funding, facilities and staffing which allows us to enhance the teachingand learning for all our students. We aim to use sport, and the values which it represents; leadership, perseverance, fair play, teamwork, and loyalty as a language through which we can develop the potential in all young people.
St John Plessington Catholic College is an Outstanding Voluntary Aided Catholic 11-18 Academy. We serve the population of the Wirral and are oversubscribed in all year groups with 1450 pupils. We havereceived many accolades over the years including in 2010/2011 the Times Educational Supplement's "OUTSTANDING SECONDARY SCHOOL OF THE YEAR" award.
We recognise that all pupils have different talents and strive to ensure that every pupil has an equal opportunity to find and develop the talents they do possess. We believe that the development ofspirituality, character, intellect and creativity are the primary aims of education. We work together to create a happy and caring school community which is engaged in our local community and the wider world.
Our School Motto of "Carpe Diem", taken from a poem in the classical text Odes by Horace, reflects our mission that children should seize the opportunities available to them in their learning journey,and enjoy and make use of their educational experience gained with us in order to fulfil their potential in life. We hope you find the information on this website informative but to really feel the uniqueness of our school we would urge you to come and visit us and meet our pupils and staff.
The College is small - we have approximately 150 students per year aged 16 to 18 (plus another 500+ older students). This means that we know our students and offer a friendly and supportiveenvironment. Classes are taught in small groups, usually between 8 and 10 people. No, we offer courses for disabled and non-disabled students and a very supportive learning environment for everyone.
We are a leading provider of Further Education in West Cheshire. We offer learning opportunities, including Apprenticeships and full-time programmes, to young people aged 14 to 19 and part-timeopportunities to adults, including professional qualifications, HNCs and HNDs, and Foundation Degrees.
MECNW was set up in 1998 as a centre of vocational excellence to combat chronic skills shortages in the engineering, construction and manufacturing sectors. MECNW operates as a GROUP TRAININGASSOCIATION, delivering industry-specific programmes in a wide range of engineering and related technical skills. GTAs are unique in that they are employer-driven, which means that training programmes at MECNW are developed with direct input from you.
At Riverside College we believe in the power of education to enhance and transform people's lives. We are a college which strives to be outstanding in everything we do and this ethos is reflected inour outstanding 100% pass rates, exceptional league table position and our partnerships with local, national and global organisations.
Liverpool is an exciting vibrant city with a large student population. Birkenhead is less than 3 miles away across the famous River Mersey. You can take a ferry, train, car or bus across the river.Liverpool's waterfront has just been nominated a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the docks at the Twelve Quays Campus offer amazing views of the Liverpool skyline.
We aim to deliver high quality education in accordance to the aspiration of our students in a diverse range of settings. Students will be provided with the best possible learning experience and shallbe given all of the support to achieve their goals. As well as providing the DPSI course, Liverpool City College is also a registered DPSI examination centre. Please contact us if you wish to register for a DPSI examination at our college.