St John Plessington Catholic College

  • Year 11 & 13 Assessment Guides

    Our Assessments Guides provides you with all the information about how we will be arriving at teacher assessed grades this year for the awarding of GCSEs  A 'Levels and BTECs this summer. Click the 'find out more' to download. We will be providing you an opportunity to participate in a Q&A session with senior staff on:  Tuesday 4th May, Year 13, 6.00pm, and Year 11, 6.30pm

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  • 23-Apr-21 Letter to all Parents/Carers from the Headteacher

    Dear Parents and Carers We have been made aware of recent posts on social media in relation to some incidents that have taken place over the past week. Some of the posts are related to concerns about bullying.

    I would like to make it clear that we do not tolerate bullying in any of its forms and I will deal with any incidents that are reported to me in a swift and robust manner.

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  • Term Dates 2021 - 2022

    F.A.O all parents and carers: term dates for next academic year (2021-22) are now available - Please click 'find out more' to download.

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  • Start of the summer term

    Dear families 
    I hope you have all had a good break. 
    We are looking forward to welcoming all our students back in full uniform on Monday 12th April at 8.30am.
    A reminder for your child to take an LFT test please before their return, ideally on Sunday evening.
    Also, you will probably have heard in the news that the need to wear face coverings in school corridors and classrooms has been reviewed and will remain in place at least until 17th May. Please continue to provide your child with these and remind them of the importance of wearing them. 

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  • Newsletter - Issue 4 - Available to download now!

    Our end-of-term newsletter is now available to download. Sending 'Happy Easter' holiday wishes to all of our #SJPFamily We look forward to welcoming everyone back on Monday 12th April for the start of the summer term!🐰🐣

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  • SJP Lenten Liturgy 2021 - Voices around the Cross

    Our Lent Liturgy, Voices around the Cross helps to reflect on the thoughts and feelings of the people closest to Jesus. Who stood at the foot of his cross during those final hours

    Click 'Find out more' to Watch our liturgy. We hope you enjoy it.

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  • Covid Home Testing Kits

    Dear Families Up to one in three people who have COVID-19 can spread the virus without knowing. This is because they have no symptoms. To reduce the spread of the virus, we need to identify those individuals. We can do this in college by carrying out tests at home twice every week, 3-4 days apart.  The Government has recently announced that all secondary and college aged students will be offered tests to make the return to college safer for everyone.

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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 1609 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. Further to this, we were, once again, shortlisted for Outstanding Secondary School of The Year in 2018 which is a phenomenal achievement.

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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May 2021

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

Telephone: 0151 645 5049
Fax: 0151 643 1516

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