Visit of Zigi Shipper and Liverpool Premiere of the film “84303”

Tuesday 4th April 2017 at Alsop High School, Walton 4.30pm Reception with Tea and Coffee 5.00pm prompt Auschwitz Survivor Testimony We would like you to join us for a one-off opportunity to hear an unbelievable, powerful and inspiring story of survival. Zigy is an 87 year old Holocaust

17 Mar 2017

Photography students visit Liverpool natural attractions

On Wednesday 1 st March a group of GCSE and A level students visited Liverpool Festival Gardens and Crosby Beach to gather resources for their photography studies. This was an excellent opportunity for students to sharpen their photographic skills in a number of natural environments.  The

8 Mar 2017

Ready Teddy Go

This week Alsop High School received five special visitors as part of the FAITH 2017 initiative. Five #PilgrimEd Teddies will be spending the next forty days at Alsop and partner primary schools. On Monday 27 th February 2017 ten Alsop students had the pleasure of visiting the Eden Valley near

28 Feb 2017

Holocaust Memorial Commemoration – How can life go on?

“Almost every successful person begins with two beliefs: the future can be better than the present, and I have the power to make it so” … just one of the quotes taken from our Holocaust Memorial Service on Friday 3 rd February.  The theme of the Commemoration was ‘How can life go on?.’  

16 Feb 2017

Year 8 Alsop Students invited to new Careers Initiative by Liverpool Football Club

On Thursday 26 th January 2017 Year 8 students were privileged to be invited to a new Careers Initiative by Liverpool Football Club - The Career Speed Networking Event . The event commenced with a motivational talk from Liverpool Football Club's CEO, Ian Ayre, on his various job roles and life

14 Feb 2017

Liverpool Echo Editor writes about our HOPE 2016 Initiative

“At Alsop I saw highly-motivated, engaged teachers determined to produce children who can not just cope in society but significantly enhance it. And I saw bright, well-turned-out and respectful kids who were ready to do just that.” “I saw a school not just IN a community, but a school

10 Feb 2017

Food Scholarship Programme

The culmination of our successful food scholarship programme has seen Alsop students cooking a three course meal from scratch. The students had the opportunity to take part in an array of activities designed to stretch and challenge them, as well as enriching their experience of food preparation

8 Feb 2017

Alsop students to give presentation at Liverpool Civic Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Alsop students will mark Holocaust Memorial Day with special assemblies and a civic service at Liverpool Town Hall. The theme for this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day is “How can life go on?” and asks people to think about what happens after genocide and our own responsibilities in the wake of such

25 Jan 2017

Alsop students fly out to USA for a skiing adventure

During Easter 42 students and Staff will be travelling  to America for the annual Alsop skiing adventure. At Alsop all students have the opportunity to participate on our annual ski trip. Usually we visit a European resort. However, every 5 years we aim to broaden our students cultural

25 Jan 2017

Story about our friend Zigi Shipper

‘At an age when I was celebrating my Bar Mitzvah, my grandfather was enduring a succession of concentration camps’ Darren Richman, 32, was born in the UK. His maternal grandfather, Zigi Shipper, 86, was born in Lodz, Poland. When my grandfather was 51, he suffered a massive coronary. My

20 Jan 2017