I would like to personally welcome you to Rivington and Blackrod High School and Sixth Form.
We provide an excellent education in all areas of the curriculum and learning opportunities which help students to recognise their unique qualities, develop their skills and ambitions and achieve their aims in the rapidly changing technological world of today. Rivington and Blackrod High School is a Church
of England voluntary controlled 11-18 High School founded in 1566 by
the Bishop of Durham. The school has held an important place in this
community for centuries, many of our students have parents and
grandparents who themselves were educated here. We want every young person to succeed, knowing and feeling that they
matter. We provide the very best care, guidance and...
Debating Matters Competition
The 'Debating Matters' Competition is being held in E1.
Coffee Morning - Year 7 Parents
We are holding a Coffee Morning for parents of year 7 students at Rivington and Blackrod Lower School on...
Come along to our Sixth Form Open Evening which is taking place on Thursday 23rd October at 6pm at Rivington and Blackrod Sixth Form and find out more about us. We offer high quality teaching and support, a large range of both A-level and BTEC courses, smaller class sizes and 43% of our students achieve grades A*-B. Come along and find out more, we look forward to meeting you.
WJEC GCSE English Literature Set Texts
Dear Parent/Guardian Your son/daughter is following the WJEC GCSE English Literature course this year and will sit the external examinations for this subject in May. As part of the course your son/daughter has to study the following set texts on...
Author, Sam Angus visits RBHS
Sam Angus, author of the book Soldier Dog, came into Rivington and Blackrod High School to talk to year 7 students about her books and in particular her new book called, ‘Captain’. Sam was an inspiration to the students, telling them about how...
News from the Old Rivingtonians
There are few former pupil associations in the country with a longer continuous history than the Old Rivingtonians Association. It was founded in 1904 and has a membership in excess of 200. It is an association which is an integral part...
School is awarded Gold IIP Award
Rivington and Blackrod High School is committed to the development and wellbeing of its staff and that is official. The school has been awarded the Gold Investors in People Award for the third time running. The award is an internationally...
Missed our School Open Evening
If you missed our school open evening and want to come to visit us, please call us on 01204 333266.