Hillside High School (Bootle) data

Hillside High School is located in Bootle and falls under the local authority of Sefton. This mixed-sex secondary school has 648 pupils, with a capacity of 921, aged from eleven up to sixteen, and the type of establishment is academy sponsor led. The school has 66 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £36,270. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 30th June 2021 resulting in an requires improvement rating.

Hillside High School contact details

AddressHillside High School
Breeze Hill
L20 9NU
PrincipalMrs Amanda Ryan

About Hillside High School

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentAcademy sponsor led
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age16
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterNone
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNot applicable


Census Date20th January 2022
School Capacity921
Number of Pupils64870% capacity
Number of Boys32150%
Number of Girls32750%
Free School Meals (%)48.30%

Where is Hillside High School?

Street AddressBreeze Hill
PostcodeL20 9NU
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Hillside High School on a map

Hillside High School map (L20 9NU) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionNorth West

Hillside High School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Hillside High School Ofsted reports from 29th June 2021 (10184627) and 21st February 2018 (10042422).

Inspection number1018462710042422
Inspection typeSchools with Serious Weaknesses Visit 3
Inspection type groupingSection 8 deemed section 5
Event type groupingSchools - S8 deemed S5
Inspection start date29th June 202121st February 2018
Inspection end date30th June 202122nd February 2018
Publication date13th September 20213rd May 2018
Overall effectiveness
Requires Improvement
Category of concernSerious Weakness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Requires Improvement
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection30th June 2021
Ofsted RatingRequires improvement
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Hillside High School

Total Number of Teachers66
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)63.5
Total Number of Teaching Assistants15
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)12.9
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff29
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)27.9
Pupil:Teacher Ratio12.5
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£36,270

Hillside High School administrative data

Establishment NameHillside High School
Establishment Number4002
Unique Reference Number141693
Local AuthoritySefton
Local Authority Code343
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000014
Government Office RegionNorth West
District CodeE08000014
Parliamentary ConstituencyBootle
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaSefton 038
Lower Super Output AreaSefton 038C

Hillside High School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date16th May 2023
Reason Establishment OpenedNew Provision
Open Date1st March 2015

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable


Trust flagSupported by a multi-academy trust
School Sponsor flagLinked to a sponsor
School SponsorWade Deacon Trust


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10048637
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Hillside High School geodata


Nearest schools to Hillside High School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Bedford Primary School
Quarry Road, Bootle, Liverpool, L20 9LJ
Cambridge Nursery School
Cambridge Road, Bootle, Bootle, L20 9LQ
Liverpool Progressive School
Rice Lane, Walton, Liverpool, L9 1NR
Not applicable552m
St Francis de Sales Catholic Infant and Nursery School
Margaret Road, Walton, Liverpool, L4 3RX
St Francis de Sales Catholic Junior School
Hale Road, Liverpool, L4 3RL
Alsop High School
Queens Drive, Liverpool, L4 6SH
Northcote Primary School
Cavendish Drive, Walton, Liverpool, L9 1HW
Arnot St Mary CofE Primary School
Arnot Street, Walton-on-the-Hill, Liverpool, L4 4ED
Christ Church Church of England Controlled Primary School
Brookhill Road, Waterworks Street, Bootle, L20 3JL
St Monica's Catholic Primary School
Kelly Drive, Bootle, L20 9EB