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Welcome to Rainhill High School

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I am delighted to welcome you to our School Website. Rainhill High School is an 11-18 mixed comprehensive with 1705 students, including more than 250 in the Sixth Form.

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2022 Exam Arrangements

2022 Exam Arrangements

Posted: November 2021

Please find a summary of the 2022 exam arrangements outlined below. As you will see, this is the information that we hold at this stage of the year. ...
RH6 Splash the Cash

RH6 Splash the Cash

Posted: November 2021

RH6 students set about raising funds with a sponsored Ice Bucket Challenge. ...
Arriva Strike Action

Arriva Strike Action

Posted: November 2021

Re: potential Arriva Strike Action from Monday 8th November 2021 ...
Introducing Rainhill PTFA

Introducing Rainhill PTFA

Posted: September 2021

Rainhill High School are launching an exciting opportunity to make a real difference… ...
Student Good News - September 2021

Student Good News - September 2021

Posted: September 2021

Congratulations to these Rainhill Students on some outstanding sports achievements. ...
Covid Testing Catch-up

Covid Testing Catch-up

Posted: September 2021

Thank you to all students who attended this week to undertake their Covid Lateral Flow tests. If you have not had your two tests before returning to school, you...
RAINHILL HIGH SCHOOL CELEBRATE ANOTHER YEAR OF FANTASTIC RESULTS.

RAINHILL HIGH SCHOOL CELEBRATE ANOTHER YEAR OF FANTASTIC RESULTS.

Posted: August 2021

Rainhill High School is pleased to report the fantastic achievements of students in their GCSE qualifications this summer, despite the uniquely challenging circumstances over the last two years. ...
A-Level Results 2021

A-Level Results 2021

Posted: August 2021

Rainhill Sixth is pleased to report some outstanding achievements by its students in their A levels and Level 3 qualifications this summer. ...
INSPIRATIONAL RAINHILL TEACHER HONOURED IN PRESTIGIOUS UK CELEBRATION OF TEACHING

INSPIRATIONAL RAINHILL TEACHER HONOURED IN PRESTIGIOUS UK CELEBRATION OF TEACHING

Posted: June 2021

Selected from thousands of nominations, Jane Marshall has been honoured as one of 102 Pearson National Teaching Silver Award winners across the country. Jane Marshall was honoured with a...
When to get a test for Covid 19

When to get a test for Covid 19

Posted: December 2020

Rainhill’s guidance on ‘when to get a Covid 19 Test’. We outline the most common and less associated symptoms and advise on the best course of action for a...
GCSE and A-Level Results

GCSE and A-Level Results

Posted: August 2020

Ofqual have today announced that teacher estimates will be used for GCSE and A level results ...
Ofqual Guidance on Summer Exams

Ofqual Guidance on Summer Exams

Posted: April 2020

The Coronavirus Outbreak has left a many feeling anxious and confused over the situation regarding summer examinations. We have sent the letter below out to Parents and Students and...
Great prizes to be won in St Helens Libraries’ giveaway for teens

Great prizes to be won in St Helens Libraries’ giveaway for teens

Posted: November 2019

Young people who are aged 11-18 years old are encouraged to either borrow a library book or download an eBook, eComic or eMagazine from St Helens Libraries between now...
Year 9 Fundraisers

Year 9 Fundraisers

Posted: September 2019

Our Year 9 Student Council, led by Arabella Reed, worked really hard prior to our last half term, baking cakes to sell in our Bake Sale and organising a...
100% Attendance

100% Attendance

Posted: September 2019

Congratulations to Bethany Cope and Jack Coxhill, Year 11 Rainhill High School, who achieved 100% throughout their time at Rainhill, not one day off! Not only that, they did...
Year 11 Prom

Year 11 Prom

Posted: July 2019

Year 11, we are so proud of you all. What a fabulous night, the dance floor was bouncing! ...
Rainhill goes Eco Friendly

Rainhill goes Eco Friendly

Posted: July 2019

Joe Brabin (Y12) writes we are the only source of plastic. It doesn’t spontaneously appear out of thin air or form as a natural by-product of some other process. ...
Athletics Championships

Athletics Championships

Posted: July 2019

This weekend, two Rainhill students have the honour of competing for Merseyside in the English Schools’ Athletics Championships. ...
YEAR 10 ENTERPRISE DAY

YEAR 10 ENTERPRISE DAY

Posted: July 2019

On Wednesday 10th July, Year 10 pupils were off timetable for the day to focus on Post16 choices after school. ...
LFC Success

LFC Success

Posted: July 2019

It may only be July but LFC’s preparations for the 2019/20 season are well underway and last week they took on Tranmere at Prenton Park in their first pre-season friendly. ...
YEAR 7 HEALTH DAY

YEAR 7 HEALTH DAY

Posted: July 2019

Year 7 pupils had a fantastic day covering all aspects of Health and Safety. ...
YEAR 9 MONEY MANAGEMENT DAY

YEAR 9 MONEY MANAGEMENT DAY

Posted: July 2019

On Monday 8th July, we had visitors from Barclays and the Royal Bank of Scotland. They worked with students on all aspects of money management from needs and wants...
Sports Day 2019

Sports Day 2019

Posted: July 2019

On Thursday 4th of July, we were blessed with great weather and the question everyone was wondering was if any house could claw back the commanding lead that Rocket...
Outstanding Achievement in Art

Outstanding Achievement in Art

Posted: July 2019

Grace Johnston (9A) Congratulations this week goes out to Grace Johnston (9A) who was announced as the 2019 DOT.ART competition overall runner up. ...
Geography Field Trip

Geography Field Trip

Posted: July 2019

On Monday 24th, Wednesday 26th and Friday 28th June, Year 10 geographers enjoyed three days out of school on their fieldwork trip to Southport and Ainsdale. ...
Rainhill Choir Visit

Rainhill Choir Visit

Posted: July 2019

On Friday 28th June, the Rainhill Choir toured 3 residential care homes within our local community to entertain the residents. ...
Fundraising Student

Fundraising Student

Posted: June 2019

Well done to Neve Rooney who is participating in a number of fundraising events for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust to help make a difference to their research. ...
Mini Sagas

Mini Sagas

Posted: June 2019

Congratulations to Lucy Strettle, Mia Follis, James Maddox, Katie Eddleston, Thomas Chamberlain and Emilia Ramsden from Year 9. ...
The History Boys

The History Boys

Posted: May 2019

It’s been 25 years since Rainhill High School's Year 8 side last made a Merseyside Cup Final – but they more than made up for lost time as they...
All change at the top

All change at the top

Posted: May 2019

Rainhill is a popular school. Our students come mainly from the Rainhill and Nutgrove parts of St Helens, but about 30% come from Knowsley, Widnes or Warrington homes. We...
End of an era

End of an era

Posted: May 2019

Monday 29th April is my last day at Rainhill and I finish my career in teaching. I cannot imagine a better job to have had. To be responsible for...
Napels Trip

Napels Trip

Posted: May 2019

At 5:00am, thirty students and three staff set of to Naples, (the third largest settlement in Italy) with the aim to see one of the most famous volcanoes and...

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