Welcome to Didsbury High School

We are a new 11-18 secondary school which opened in September 2019. 

Unashamedly academic

For state students it hasn’t always been a level playing field, until now. We are unashamedly academic with a reputation for the relentless pursuit of excellence and a determination to ensure that every child succeeds.

Officially Outstanding Teacher Training

We are proud to announce that the Altius Alliance teacher training provider, based at Cheadle Hulme High School, is officially Ofsted Outstanding!

As part of the New Statutory Guidance for Relationships & Sex Education, we would like to invite you to our consultation period on our RSE Policy. The consultation window will run from Monday 22nd March to Thursday 1st April. Please click here for more information and a link to the RSE policy and consultation survey.

We are very excited to welcome you to Didsbury High School, a new secondary school which opened in September 2019, and which is a member of the Laurus Trust family.

Our sister school, Cheadle Hulme High School, is an outstanding and hugely oversubscribed academy with a reputation for the relentless pursuit of excellence and a determination to ensure that every child succeeds. Didsbury High School will embed the same vision and values through our partnership and aim to deliver the same outstanding education.

This is a unique opportunity for your child to be one of the first cohorts to secure a place at Didsbury High School, with the prospect of going on to study at the school’s Sixth Form.

Please follow this link to find out how to apply for a place. 

Linda Magrath OBE
CEO, Laurus Trust

 

David Woolley
Head of School 

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Didsbury High School news

Poetry workshops for Didsbury High students

Poetry workshops for Didsbury High students

Towards the end of last term, 25 of our students took part in a virtual poetry workshop with Olivia Mulligan, BBC Radio York's Poet Laureate. They were nominated by their English teachers for continuous hard work and had the chance to work with Olivia, looking at her...

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Oli the Choc’s Easter Workshop

Oli the Choc’s Easter Workshop

It’s that time of year when we all like to indulge in our favourite chocolate so why not turn your kitchen into your very own chocolate factory for some Easter holiday fun?   Renowned master chocolatier Oliver Dunn has filmed an online demonstration exclusively...

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DHS teams up with Forum for the Built Environment

DHS teams up with Forum for the Built Environment

As students at Didsbury High School return to the classroom this week, they have been busy learning about career opportunities within the built environment. Following our first ever virtual National Careers Week, which took place last week while students were still...

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