Schools in Cheshire West and Chester are hosting open days and evenings this term for prospective students. There is no need to register to attend the open evenings but do contact the school if you wish your child to attend a taster day.
Abbey Gate College
Saighton Grange, Saighton, Chester CH3 6EN. Telephone 01244 564170
Open morning : Saturday, September 28, 9.30am - 12.30pm
Year 7 taster days: Tuesday November 12, Thursday November 21
Sixth form information evening: Tuesday, October 15, from 7pm
Bishop Heber High School
Chester Road, Malpas, Cheshire SY14 8JD. Telephone 01948 860571
Open day : Wednesday, October 2, 9.30-11am and 6-8pm
Headteacher's presentation to Year 6 parents: 6pm in main school hall
Blacon High School
Melbourne Road, Blacon, Chester CH1 5JH. Telephone 01244 371475
Open day: Thursday, September 19, 5-7pm
Bishops’ Blue Coat CE High School
Vaughans Lane, Great Boughton, Chester CH3 5WF. Telephone 01244 313806
Open day: Tuesday, September 24, 6-8.30pm
9.30-11 tour of the school
Sixth form evening : Thursday, January 30, 2014, from 7pm
Chester Catholic High School
Old Wrexham Road, Handbridge, Chester CH4 7HE. Telephone 01244 981600
Open evening: Tuesday, September 24, 6-8.30pm
Sixth form evening: Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Christleton High School
Village Road, Christleton, Chester CH3 7AD. Telephone 01244 335843
Open evening: Wednesday October 2, 6.30-8.30pm
Thursday October 3 and Friday, October 4, 9am-10.45am
Sixth form evening : tbc in January 2014
Hoole Bank, Mannings Lane, CH2 4ES: Telephone 01244 305350.
Open morning: Saturday, September 28, 10-1pm
Helsby High School
Chester Road, Helsby, Frodsham WA6 0HY. Telephone 01928 723551.
Open evening : Thursday, September 26, 5.30-7.30pm
Open mornings for prospective Year 7 students: Monday October 7 and Monday October 14, 9.15-10.45am
Sixth form evening : September 10
Wrexham Road, Chester, CH4 7QL. Telephone 01244 689553
Open morning: Saturday, October 12, 9.30-12.30pm
Sixth form : Thursday, October 3 , 6-8pm
Neston High School
Raby Park Road, Neston, Cheshire CH64 9NH. Telephone 0151 336 3902.
Open evening: Thursday, September 26, 5pm onwards
Sixth form evening: Thursday, October 10, 6pm onwards.
City Walls Road, Chester CH1 2NN. Telephone 01244 312078.
Senior school open morning: Saturday, October 5, 9.30am- 12.30pm
Sixth form evening: October 15, 6.30-8.30pm
Queen’s Park High School
Queen’s Park, Chester CH4 7AE. Telephone 01244 981500
Open evening: Thursday, September 26, 6-8.30pm
Sixth form: Thursday, December 5 2013
Tarporley High School and 6th form college
Eaton Road, Tarporley, CW6 0BL 01829 732558.
Open evening: Thursday, September 26 from 6pm
Sixth form: October 17 from 6pm
University Church of England Academy
164 Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, CH65 6EA. Telephone 0151 338 2400
Open evening: Thursday, September 19, 5.30-8pm.
Sixth form: to be confirmed
Upton-by-Chester High School
St James’ Avenue, Upton, CH2 1NN. Telephone 01244 981240
Open evening Wednesday, September 25 , 6-8.30pm
Headteacher talks 6pm & 7pm
Sixth form open and option evening: Wednesday, January 22 2014
Whitby High School
Sycamore Drive, Whitby, Ellesmere Port, CH66 2NU. Telephone 0151 355 8445.
Open evening: Wednesday, September 18, 5.30-8.30pm
Sixth form: to be confirmed