2021 Shortlist

The Communication Award 

Sponsored by CPMM Media Group

  • Gateacre School, Liverpool
  • Alsop High School, Liverpool
  • The Academy of St Francis of Assisi, Liverpool
  • Maricourt Catholic High School, Sefton

 

Outstanding Commitment to the Environment

  • St Vincent’s School, Liverpool
  • Stockport Academy, Stockport

 

Careers & Enterprise Award

Sponsored by Progress Careers

  • Rainford High, St Helens
  • Archbishop Blanch Church of England High School, Liverpool
  • Maricourt Catholic High School, Sefton
  • The Barlow RC High School, Manchester
  • Myerscough College, Preston

 

SEND Provision Award

  • Cardinal Langley RC High School, Rochdale
  • Rainford High, St Helens
  • Formby High School, Sefton

 

Innovative & Creative Literacy Award

  • Parish Church of England Primary School, St Helens
  • The Birkenhead Park School, Wirral
  • Eldon Primary School, Preston

 

Outstanding Commitment to STEM

Sponsored by All About STEM

  • Winstanley College, Wigan
  • Sandbach High School, Cheshire
  • Eldon Primary School, Preston
  • Heswall Primary School, Wirral

 

Outstanding Arts in Primary School

  • AKS Lytham Preparatory School, Lytham St Annes
  • St Peter’s C. E. Primary School, Bolton
  • The Belvedere Preparatory School, Liverpool
  • Netherton Moss Primary School, Sefton

 

Outstanding Arts in Secondary School

  • Formby High School, Sefton
  • The Belvedere Academy, Liverpool
  • The Hollins, Accrington
  • AKS Lytham Senior School, Lytham St Annes

 

Community Partnership Award

  • Maricourt Catholic High School, Sefton
  • Wargrave House School & College, Newton-le-Willows
  • The Hollins, Accrington
  • St Bede’s Catholic High School, West Lancs

 

Mental Health & Wellbeing Award

Sponsored by Hidden Strength

  • Rainford High, St Helens
  • Wright Robinson College, Manchester
  • Holy Family Catholic Primary School, Liverpool
  • St Bede’s Catholic High School, West Lancs

 

Outstanding Commitment to Sport & Physical Activity in Primary School

Sponsored by LSSP

  • The Belvedere Preparatory School, Liverpool
  • Bedford Drive Primary School, Wirral
  • St Elizabeth’s Catholic Primary School, Sefton

 

Outstanding Commitment to Sport & Physical Activity in Secondary School

  • St James’ Catholic High School, Stockport
  • Wade Deacon High School, Widnes
  • Hope Academy, Newton-le-Willows
  • Ridgeway High School, Wirral

 

Leadership Team of the Year

Sponsored by LCR Careers Hub

  • St James’ Catholic High School, Stockport
  • Stockport Academy, Stockport
  • Academy@Worden, Leyland

 

School Governor of the Year

  • The Barlow RC High School, Manchester – Cathy Redford
  • Netherton Moss Primary School, Sefton – Hilary Lyall

Posthumous Governor of the Year special recognition award for the late Marilyn Fielding – Alsop High School, Liverpool

 

Teacher of the Year

Sponsored by CER

  • Stockport Academy, Stockport – Kerris Stirling
  • Riverside Primary School, Wirral – Karen Bentley
  • St Bede’s Catholic High School, West Lancs – Jen McGee

 

School Support Star of the Year

Sponsored by SupllyWell

  • Wargrave House School & College, Newton-le-Willows – Tara Thomas
  • Plantation Primary School, Knowsley – Damon Murphy
  • Stockport Academy, Stockport – Don Farquhar
  • St Julie’s High School, Liverpool – Mike Anderson

 

Most Inspirational Alternative Provision by a School

  • Our Lady and St Swithin’s Catholic Primary School, Liverpool
  • Manchester Academy, Manchester
  • Three Towers APA, Wigan
  • Progress Schools – Gorton, Manchester

 

Most Inspirational 16-18 Education Provider

Sponsored by LJMU

  • Wargrave House School & College, Newton-le-Willows
  • Myerscough College, Preston
  • Fast Track to Apprenticeships Programme – St Helens Chamber, St Helens

 

Most Inspirational Secondary School

Sponsored by Winstanley College

  • Archbishop Blanch Church of England High School, Liverpool
  • Rainford High, St Helens
  • Stanley High School, Southport
  • Formby High School, Sefton

 

Most Inspirational Primary School

Sponsored by Angel Solutions

  • Christ the King Catholic Primary School, Liverpool
  • Riverside Primary School, Wirral
  • Eldon Primary School, Preston

 

WOW Recognition Award

Sponsored by Copyrite Systems

  • St Michael’s Catholic Primary School, Cheshire
  • The Hollins, Accrington
  • The Academy of St Francis of Assisi, Liverpool
  • Eldon Primary School, Preston
  • Bickerstaffe C. E. Primary School, West Lancs