Wirral schools and catchments

Wirral Borough Council has 100 primary schools and 31 secondary schools. 3% of Wirral's schools are private schools. 68 state schools in Wirral follow the local authority's admissions criteria, while 55 set their own.

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Ofsted ratings
in Wirral

  1. Outstanding 28 schools
  2. Good 73 schools
  3. Requires Improvement 20 schools
  4. Inadequate 1 schools

Most popular state schools
in Wirral in 2019

  1. Primary
  2. Secondary



Popularity is based on the number of first preference applications a school received compared to the number of places available, where we have this data. Where places available data isn't held, first preferences are compared to the number of offers made.

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Also see Wirral's Ofsted reports and school performance dashboard