Year 7 Transition 2021/22

Our Year 7 Transition information has been released. To get all the information please click here. Unfortunately we cannot open our doors to you this year to show you around, but please enjoy the following video which will hopefully give you a taste of the work that we do at St Chad's. If you have any questions, please contact us using the link at the bottom of the page.

PE Update

Congratulations to the following pupils who achieved the highest fitness test scores in their year:
  • Year 7- J. Dagnall, M. Reen, C. Brown, L. Corless, J. Kelly and A. Mercer
  • Year 8 - H. Jones, A. Rawlinson, J. Reese and C. Theobold
  • Year 9 - P. Bignall, L. Mangan, and F. Harwood
  • Year 10 - E. Dorgan, B. Reese, C. Gerrard and A. Myers
  • Year 11 - O. Lunt, M. McNamee, B. Bentley and K. Thornton


Another huge well done goes to J. Creswell for climbing to the top of the overhang. He was one of the few Year 11s who achieved this last week!


Runcorn school reports more than 90% attendance

postlockdownpressreleasesept2020St Chad's High School has reported an astonishing 93.4 per cent attendance rate on the first day back.  Our executive head Heather Aaron said she was proud of her pupils, parents and staff.  She added: "Today we were delighted to welcome all staff and students as we returned to St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School."
"Following the long period of home schooling it was important to us to allow every pupil to return to school immediately so that they can restart their lessons with their teachers and peers."

Read the full article 

GCSE Results 2020

Following on from successful A Level outcomes last week, we are delighted to report that students at St. Chad’s have achieved some of the highest grades possible in their GCSEs, as well as students making significant progress during their time at the school.

Top performers include:

  • S Winiarska
  • J Whelan
  • E Ireland
  • E Slater
  • K Macdonald
  • M Lunt

Most progress made:

  • K Deacon
  • E Murphy
  • C Hughes
  • J Fleming
  • R Ratcliffe
  • A Walsh
  • C Ratcliffe
  • J Summers
  • L Ainsworth

Congratulations to students, parents and staff who have all worked hard to achieve these outcomes. We are very proud of all of our students and wish them every success in the future.

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A-Level Results 2020

Students at St Chad’s have achieved an excellent set of results in their A Levels, Level 3 BTEC courses, RSL music and Level 3 CACHE course (which enables students to gain employment in Early Years Education).

The results have ensured that all students wishing to progress to university or to an apprenticeship have secured their place. Others have secured employment. All students who applied for university have secured a place on their first-choice courses.

With an overall pass rate of 100 % A*-E, 3% of the grades achieved were A*/A at A level, 33% at distinction for the BTEC courses and an outstanding 100% at distinction* for the RSL music course. Overall, 69% of students achieved A*-C grades and 100% achieved a pass or above in all BTEC and RSL courses. Many students performed exceptionally well. We are very proud of all of our students and of their achievements in what has been a very difficult and uncertain time for them. We congratulate them all and wish them every success for the future.

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