All admissions to Birkdale High School are administered by Sefton Council. Please find further information and forms in the links below.

Admissions Information

Birkdale High School’s Admissions Policy is set out in Sefton Council’s Admission information Booklet.

Online Applications

Applications can be made online at Sefton Local Authority School Admissions Online.

In Year Admission

If you have recently moved or are looking to move to the Sefton area you will need to complete a Sefton in-year admission form.


Guidance for in-year admissions, transferring to schools in Sefton can be found here.

Inquiries and Visits

You are welcome to visit us at any time to see the school. P: 01704 577253, E: [email protected]

Transition Guide

Guide to our school for new Year 7 students.

About Us

Birkdale High School, a limited company registered in England and Wales under Company number 07695504.

Registered address: Windy Harbour Road, Southport PR8 3DT

Headteacher: G Bourgade


School Email School email via outlook portal.
Remote Access School desktop via Remote Access.

External Links

SMHW Show My Homework, school homework diary.
ParentPay Secure school online payment system.
Parents Booking Parents evening booking system.


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Prospectus e-Prospectus, available in print from reception.