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Wade Deacon High School

We are a high performing, Secondary School in Widnes, with over 1,500 pupils, recognised by Ofsted as being Outstanding in all areas.

We offer a full range of subjects, and are very proud of our GCSE results. We have a great focus on 'High Standards', and 'Getting the basics right', resulting in the very best opportunities for our pupils.

We are highly experienced in running School Direct PGCE programmes, and each year have a large number of Associate Teachers train with us.

About our school experience

Individual requirements:
  • None
Details:

We are delighted to offer a HALF DAY experience.

You will have a full tour of our school, where we will explain the context of our setting and our current focus/ drives. After the tour, you will be given the opportunity to ask questions and learn about the different options for Training to Teach. The remainder of your day (approximately 2 hours) will be spent observing lessons in the subject of your choice.

Please note, visitors will be required to have their own DBS check, which will need to be sent to the school prior to the visit taking place.

PLEASE BRING WITH YOU YOUR OWN REFRESHMENTS FOR THE DAY.

Subjects:
Art and design, Biology, Chemistry, Computing, Design and technology, Drama, English, French, Geography, History, Maths, Music, Physical education, and Physics

Dates

18 January 2022 In school
  • Art and design (1 day)
  • Computing (1 day)
  • Design and technology (1 day)
  • English (1 day)
  • French (1 day)
  • Geography (1 day)
  • Maths (1 day)
  • Music (1 day)
  • Physical education (1 day)
  • Physics (1 day)
17 February 2022 In school
  • Art and design (1 day)
  • Chemistry (1 day)
  • Computing (1 day)
  • Design and technology (1 day)
  • Drama (1 day)
  • English (1 day)
  • French (1 day)
  • Geography (1 day)
  • History (1 day)
  • Maths (1 day)
  • Music (1 day)
17 March 2022 In school
  • Art and design (1 day)
  • Biology (1 day)
  • Computing (1 day)
  • Design and technology (1 day)
  • Drama (1 day)
  • English (1 day)
  • French (1 day)
  • Geography (1 day)
  • History (1 day)
  • Maths (1 day)
  • Music (1 day)
  • Physical education (1 day)
27 April 2022 In school
  • Art and design (1 day)
  • Computing (1 day)
  • Design and technology (1 day)
  • Drama (1 day)
  • English (1 day)
  • French (1 day)
  • Geography (1 day)
  • History (1 day)
  • Maths (1 day)
  • Music (1 day)
  • Physical education (1 day)
  • Physics (1 day)
12 July 2022 In school
  • Art and design (1 day)
  • Computing (1 day)
  • Design and technology (1 day)
  • Drama (1 day)
  • English (1 day)
  • French (1 day)
  • Geography (1 day)
  • History (1 day)
  • Maths (1 day)
  • Music (1 day)
  • Physical education (1 day)
  • Physics (1 day)

Location

Map showing Wade Deacon High School

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School phases
  • Secondary (11 to 16)
Address
Birchfield Road
Widnes
Cheshire
WA8 7TD
DBS check required

Yes

You will need to provide a copy of your DBS Certificate approx. 2 weeks PRIOR to your visit.

Dress code

Business dress, Cover up tattoos, Remove piercings

Start and finish times

9am to 12.15pm

Parking

Yes - on site parking provided

Free on-site parking is available.
Please park in the area nearest the Teaching School building (Bungalow-type building to the right hand side of the main school).

Teacher training offered

We are a School Direct Lead School.

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