I am delighted to welcome all students to our school. Gateacre is a very popular and successful school which serves the needs of a large and varied community. I am very proud of the quality of personal relationships here and the care that is given to all our students. More

Headteacher's Newsletter

It's déjà vu all over again, as another year rushes towards the exam period and our older students immerse themselves in their forthcoming examinations.

Vertical Tutoring?

What are the Advantages and Disavantages
Vertical Tutoring FAQ
Vertical Tutoring for Parents

Brighter Futures

Brighter Futures Information
Brighter Futures Parents and School Leavers
Brighter Futures Signpost Leaflet
Brighter Futures Poundland and B&M


PE - Athletics 3.30 - 4.20pm
Music - Orchestra (All years) 3.15 - 4.15pm
Music - Ukulele Group (All years) 3.15 - 4.15pm
"Globetrotters" a Year 7 Geography Club from 3.30 - 4pm in A107 with Mr Smith. Exciting Geography activities and help with homework.
PE - Tricky Taekwondo (Coach) 3.30 - 4.30pm
PE - Football practice (Year 7) (Mr Jenkins) 3.30 - 4.30pm
Allotment Club - (All years) 3.15pm - 4.15pm
Girls football with Little League (Mrs Owens)
PE - Rounders (all years) 3.30 - 4.20pm
PE - Everton in the Community (all years) 3.30 - 4.20pm
PE - 6th Form Football Practice (Year 12+13) (Liam Gibbons) 3.30 - 4.30pm
PE - Trampolining Club (Mrs Ruddock) 3.30 - 4.30pm
PE - Badminton Club (Mr Langford) 3.30 - 4.30pm
Girls football with Everton in the Community (Mrs Owens)
PE - Basketball Club (Mr Langford and Mr Collins) 3.30 - 4.30pm
PE - GCSE Revision (Year 11) (Mrs Owens from 17/11/14) 3.30 - 4.30pm
Music - Choir (Year 7) 3.30pm - 4.30pm
Craft Club - Atrium (All years) 3.30pm - 4.30pm
Staff Football 5-a-side (Mr Gash and his troopers!)


Year 12 Ogden Physicist of the Year 2015

This year's deserving recipient of our annual prize is Aiden Svenson who attended an awards ceremony with the other prize winners.

Year 12 Meet Professor Brian Cox!

Year 12 attended the Cockcroft Institute's Symposium on Lasers and Accelerators which included a half hour lecture.

Year 11 Ogden Revision Event

Our Year 13 pupils recently visited the Large Hadron Collider at CERNs facility in Geneva.

Newsletter July

Please see our Active Lifestyles Newsletter for July 2015.
Newsletter July

Record Breakers!

Our Year 7 students have hopefully been successful in creating a new Guinness World Record this week.

Physics Department Head to CERN

Our Year 13 pupils recently visited the Large Hadron Collider at CERNs facility in Geneva.

Girls Sporting Success!

Congratulations to the brilliant achievements by our girls at the City Athletics final.

City Athletics Finals

Congratulations to the brilliant achievements by our boys in the City Athletics Finals on Tuesday 9th June.

Geography Passport

The Geography Department has recently worked with Year 5 and 6 pupils from Belle Vale Community Primary School.

Drama Dig Some Holes with LIPA

7p1 recently had a fantastic workshop from the Community Drama students from LIPA. More

CSI Alice Primary

During the 3 months of our Big Little Library in Belle Vale shopping centre Year 1 - Year 6 students from Woolton Primary. More

Chelsea's Choice

Recently our Year 9 students watched a performance of Chelsea's Choice. More


D Street Media recently performance their latest film/live theatre performance "HELP!" to our Year 8 students. More

Loggerheads Fieldtrip

Geography class 7Q4 recently visited Loggerheads Country Park in North Wales. More

Everton in the Community

Since the start of October, the PE department created a link with Everton in the Community to run some taster sessions during. More

Fundraising for Nepal

Following the devastating double earthquake in Nepal, Form 7.4 rallied together to raise money and awareness. More

Global Learning Programme

The Geography Department takes the lead at Gateacre School with the Global Learning Programme. More

Geography Newsletter - June

Welcome to the Geography Department's newsletter for June. This is now our 4th edition!
Newsletter - June

Dot Art Winners Announced

Many thanks to all of you who voted for your favourite piece of artwork from our amazing artists in Year 9.

Gateacre School Awards

  • Arts College
  • Humanities
  • Arts Council England
  • Investors in People
  • Change School Creative Partnerships
  • Customer Service Excellence
  • E-Safe Education
  • Safeguarding Children
  • Healthy Schools
  • The Quality in Careers Standard
  • The Workplace Wellbeing Charter