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Byrchall High School


Welcome to
Byrchall High School

Byrchall High School is a modern, forward looking school, rich in traditional values. Ours is a school where high standards of attainment and behaviour are expected from every student; each individual matters and everyone has something special to contribute.

We encourage every student to achieve high standards and to develop an enthusiastic, problem-solving approach to their work so that they feel confident with their academic and social skills, inside and outside school. We strive to ensure that all children reach their potential.

January 20th: Here's a School Update Letter from the Headteacher

You will no doubt have an awareness of more governmental announcements in terms of Covid-19. All the new information that you need to know, can be found here. The latest update was on January 20th.

The Covid-19 situation is ever changing. Byrchall is constantly keeping up to date with the situation and we will keep you updated here. The latest update was posted on January 20th.

Consultation on Admission Arrangements for 2022-23

The Wigan Council consultation webpage regarding this went live on November 30th. Find out more here


Open Day 2020

This year we are offering a virtual Open Day. To register your interest, our online form is here. You can visit our Transition Page here.

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Remote Learning

Further details on the Remote Learning provision in school, including how to access Microsoft Teams, can be found in the links below.

1) Byrchall Remote Education Information to Parents

2) Remote Learning Letter to Parents

3) How to use Microsoft Teams

4) Parent/Carer Guide to Microsoft Teams

5) Remote Learning Letter to Students

6) Student Expectations

7) FAQs

Covid-19 Updates

Byrchall is keeping you up to date with the situation here. The latest update was posted on January 20th.

Covid 19

Here's the good news...Mr Gibson's on T.V!

Who knew that our Head of Music Mr Gibson is a member of the world famous, and extremely prestigious, Brighouse and Rastrick Band? He can be seen in the picture (above), complete with beard, proudly carrying the National Brass Band Championships Trophy during Brighouse Band's Whit Friday win in 2018. Brighouse and RastrickBand are currently appearing on a TV near you...and Mr Gibson wants to tell you all about it! Read more here.

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Byrchall High School: Warrington Road, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan. WN4 9PQ.

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