Uniform: We have updated the Uniform and Appearance page. The uniform shop will be open every Tuesday during the summer holidays between 2pm and 3.30pm, starting from Tuesday 31 July. The shop will be open on Tuesday 24 July at 12pm (due to early closure on the last day of term) and on the Inset Day on Tuesday 4 September between 2pm and 3.30pm. Students return on Wednesday 5 September.
Vacancies: We are currently advertising three posts for September 2018: assistant cook; teaching assistant; cover supervisor. Click for more details.
Liverpool Echo School Communication Award: Congratulations to Mr Metcalf and the PE department who have just won this prestigious award.
Ridgeway New Times: The May 2018 edition of our school magazine is now available to read on our website.
Privacy: To meet new GDPR regulations, we have published privacy notices for parents and students and for our workforce.
Merseyside Cup Final: Huge congratulations to the Year 7 boys’ football team who reached the final of the Merseyside Cup.
The final – against Maricourt Catholic High School – takes place on Tuesday 15 May at the Liverpool Soccer Centre, Walton Hall Avenue, Liverpool, L4 9XP. Kick-off is at 4.30pm.
Year 7 Parents’ Evening: Please be advised that the Year 7 parents’ evening is on Thursday 24 May from 4pm to 7pm. Please click this link to book appointments. If you do not have access to the internet, please contact the school office who will be happy to add appointments on your behalf.
Increase in Bus Fares: Merseytravel have announced that they have agreed to an increase in bus fares on all Merseytravel-supported bus services with effect from Tuesday 1 May. Fares will be increased to £2 for an adult and £1 for a young person.
GCSE Intervention Sessions: We have published our programme of intervention sessions for Year 11 in the run-up to the GCSE examinations.
Communication Policy: We have developed a communication policy to improve communication between school and home. Click on the link to see and download a copy.
Spring Break: School is currently closed for spring break but we are running an extensive programme of intervention sessions for Year 11 throughout the holiday period. School reopens for the summer term on Monday 16 April.
Term Dates 2018-2019: We have updated our term dates for 2018-2019, showing the dates of our five INSET days and our parent review day.
Spring Break GCSE Intervention Sessions: Here’s our extensive timetable of activities to support Year 11 students with revision and examination preparation over the spring break.
Edge Hill University: Read about our recent visit with Year 9 students to Edge Hill, the latest in our programme for students aspiring to higher education.
Thursday 8 March: School is open as normal today, despite this morning’s snow. Click to read more about our procedures relating to adverse weather conditions.
February Progress Reports: Year 7, 8, 9 and 11 February progress reports have been issued today (Friday 16 February). Year 10 reports will be issued on parents’ evening on 1 March.
Job Vacancies: We currently have several vacancies. Click for further details. The deadline to apply for all these post is 12 noon on 14 February 2018.
Ex-Year 11 Awards Evening: We are sending out letters inviting last year’s Year 11 to our awards evening on Thursday 25 January.
Year 11 Parents’ Evening: Please be advised that the Year 11 Parents’ Evening is on Thursday 11 January from 4pm to 7pm. Please use the following link to book appointments: https://ridgewayhighschool.parentseveningsystem.co.uk/ If you do not have access to the internet, please contact the school office who will be happy to add appointments on your behalf.
Start of Term: A reminder that Monday 8 January is now a training day and that students return for the spring term on Tuesday 9 January.
Arriva Buses: Merseytravel has informed us that the Arriva Northwest dispute with the drivers’ unions has now been resolved and that all strikes have been called off.
Measles Outbreak and MMR Vaccine: Letter for parents across Cheshire and Merseyside
Year 11 mock examinations: Click for the timetable for Year 11 mock examinations running between Monday 4 December and Friday 8 December.
Telephone Line Update: Our telephone system is now fully operational. For all school enquiries please phone 0151 678 3322.
Grand Opening!: Click to see pictures from Archbishop Sentamu’s visit
618 School Bus Service Update: As of Monday 11th September the 618 will be running as usual (the same route and times).
Exam Success 2017: Click to read about our 2017 examination results.
Uniform Update: Please be advised that boys require BLACK school trousers.
Uniform Update: The uniform shop in the school library will also be open for the next three Thursdays (24 August, 31 August and 7 September) from 2pm to 4pm. Please do not leave it until the last minute to sort your child’s uniform as the shop may not have enough time to re-stock if items run short.
Uniform Update: On Tuesday 22nd August the shop will be open from 4pm to 7pm. Due to a pricing error there has been an increase in the price of the girls’ navy PE skirt – this has now been changed from £7.00 to £12.00. Please click on the following links for further information and updated uniform list: Uniform Update / Uniform Price List.
Parents’ Evening Booking Form: We have installed a new way of booking appointments with staff for Parents’ Evenings. Please either click on the following link, click on the ‘Parents Evening System’ information banner at the top of our website or use the link at the bottom of the website page: https://ridgewayhighschool.parentseveningsystem.co.uk
Show My Homework: A letter was sent home with your child with information and login details for the Show My Homework website. If you have not received a letter, please click on the following link to see a copy of the letter. If you require your login details, please contact your child’s Head of House or Assistant Head of House who will be able to provide you with the relevant information. show-my-homework-information-letter-2016