St John Plessington Catholic College is an Outstanding Voluntary Aided Catholic 11-18 College. We serve the population of the Wirral and are oversubscribed in all year groups with 1450 pupils.
We have received many acolades over the years including in 2010/2011 the Times Educational Supplement "OUTSTANDING SECONDARY SCHOOL OF THE YEAR" award.We have achieved the status of a High Performing Specialist School and as a National Support School,a Leading Edge School and as a National Leader of Education we provide service and support to other schools in the local area and the wider region.
In May 2013 we received our second Outstanding OFSTED judgement (previously Outstanding in 2007) and was delighted to have been awarded best Mathematics Dept in the Times Educational Supplement awards of 2013.In 2014 we were awarded the status of National Teaching School reflecting our key role in helping other schools to be successful as well as help train the next generation of outstanding teachers and leaders.
We are very proud of these external validations of our success but value above all else the excellent support we receives from our parents and carers and we have a team of outstanding staff who consistently encourage our students to be the best they can be.
We aim for the highest of standards in all that we do and we can only achieve the success we do with the co-operation of our pupils and students. Working together in partnership we believe that anything and everything is possible.We are proud of the fact that we do not select our pupils by ability or social class rather we uphold our Christian values that all children are welcome in our community.