Welcome to Gateacre School


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

Important Information

Examinations Week

Examinations Week takes place on Monday 12th January to Friday 16th January.
Years 7 to 10 Timetable
Year 11 Timetable
Year 12 Timetable
Year 13 Timetable

Safeguarding and Child Protection

I am writing to tell you about a training event that took place in September at Gateacre in which all staff participated. It was on the subject of Safeguarding and Child Protection which is a top priority, not only for the school, but for the whole council. Download Letter

Extra Curricular Activities

  • PE - Netball (Year 7+8) (Mrs Owens) 3.30-4.30pm
  • MUSIC - Orchestra (All years) 3.15-4.15pm
  • MUSIC - Ukulele Group (Year 7) 3.15-4.15pm
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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!)

Recent News

Educate Awards 2014

"A real inspiration to other schools. Outstanding." Educate Awards 2014 More

Proud of our Poppies

Thank you to all those who purchased one (or more) of the handmade poppies that have been on sale. A magnificent £240 was raised. More

It's fun to stay at the Y. H and A!

In October 2014, a crack Commando unit of Year 11 Geographers was sent to the Lake District by the Geography Department to complete their GCSE fieldwork. More

Lighting up Liverpool!

Year 7 students recently took part in a lantern workshop with the Lantern Company, creating stunning lanterns for the Christmas launch parade at Liverpool ONE on Friday 7th November. More

The Flood

The Geography Department recently visited the Valley Community Theatre in Netherley. Year 9W band Geography sets were invited to watch a play. More

Year 7 Girls Football Result

Our year 7 girls participated in the Liverpool School Sports Partnership football competition at Cardinal Heenan on Wednesday 5th November. More

Halloween Lanterns

Gateacre School proudly hosted 2 days of Community Lantern Workshops for this year's Halloween Lantern Carnival, held in Sefton Park. More

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