Hilbre High School
Hilbre High School is a
secondary modern school, located in West Kirby, Wirral, United Kingdom. The school holds Specialist Humanities Collegestatus.
The school was founded as a girls' school in
1966and merged with Hoylake Parade Boys School in 1973to become co-educational. The school has been recently rebuilt, with a City Learning Centrebeing added on the site. Reconstruction took place in phases over a period of a few years (starting approx 2001) and has recently been completed. [http://www.school-portal.co.uk/GroupHomepage.asp?GroupID=346802 Hilbre High School: School History] ]
The school is run by Miss Levenson. Since she took charge exam results have incresed and increased to were they are now (2008) were 78% of students got 5 GCSE's A*-C.
An new feature to hilbre is a new "drama theatre" which was funded by the schools humanities status and was designed by the music department to be used as a recording studeo. (i mean drama isn't even humanities?!?) However the music department needs more funding, as they only receive about £800 a year and considering that an average keyboard costs £100 so that £800 doesn't go very far!!!
Notable former pupils
The Coral, musicians
Daniel Craig, actor
Chris Boardman, olympic cyclist
* [http://www.hilbre.wirral.sch.uk/ Hilbre High School]
* [http://www.westwirralworks.co.uk/ West Wirral Works]
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