St John Plessington Catholic College

  • Half term - Monday 19 - Friday 23 February.

    Pupils return to school on Tuesday 27 February. (Please note: Staff Development Day on Monday 26 February.)

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  • SJP in top 5% for Progress 8

    SJP's Progress 8 score for 2017 has increased to 0.72, placing us at the forefront of outstanding secondary education on the Wirral and in the top 5% of schools in the country..

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  • Information for Appeals

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  • SJP is proud sponsor of Wirral Foodbank

    SJP is proud corporate supporter of Wirral Foodbank. In December we donated half a tonne of goods, which Wirral Foodbank in turn distributed to Wirral families most in need. Our support continues in our pledge to raise £10,000 this year, in addition to regular donations of goods.

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  • Vacancies for voluntary Foundation Directors

    The Diocese of Shrewsbury is looking for suitably qualified practising Catholics to sit as voluntary Foundation Directors on the seven Multi Academy Trusts within the Diocese.

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  • Letter to Parents

    Letter from Rt Rev Mark Davies, Bishop of Shrewsbury, for the attention of all parents.

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Aspire not to have more but to be more...

St John Plessington Catholic College  is an Outstanding Voluntary Aided Catholic 11-18 Academy. We serve the population of the Wirral and are oversubscribed in all year groups with 1546 pupils.

We have received many accolades over the years including in 2010/2011 the Times Educational Supplement's "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 as well 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 were delighted to have been awarded best Mathematics Department 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 helping to 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 hard work and support of our community of pupils, families and staff. 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 but instead uphold our Christian values that all children are welcome in our community.

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February 2018

St John Plessington Catholic College, Old Chester Road, Bebington, Wirral, CH63 7LF

Telephone: 0151 645 5049
Fax: 0151 643 1516

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