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Headteacher’s introduction

  Welcome to North Ridge High School. We are a school that meets the diverse special educational needs of pupils between the ages of 11 and 19. We are a specialist support school for the north district Manchester high schools.   I am very proud to lead this constantly developing and successful school. We have a thriving, challenging, […]

Financial Information

The School’s Financial Benchmarking Service is used to view individual school’s financial data and compare with other schools and academy trusts. The link below provides access to financial information for North Ridge High School.   SCHOOLS FINANCIAL BENCHMARKING SERVICE   Schools are required to publish details of the number of employees whose earnings are in […]


Safeguarding at North Ridge   At North Ridge High School we are committed to safeguarding children and young people. Please see our Safeguarding Policy.   If you have any concerns about the well-being of a child at North Ridge please contact Mrs Bernice Kostick (Headteacher)- who is the school Designated Safeguarding Lead- on 0161 507 […]


The North Ridge High School Outreach Support Team is dedicated to supporting the needs of SEND secondary aged pupils in mainstream education in North Manchester. We assist and work collaboratively with our partner schools to support colleagues in meeting the needs of their pupils to provide an inclusive and supportive learning environment. We aim to […]


There are currently no vacancies. Please check again soon.     North Ridge procedures for prospective candidates applying for posts   North Ridge School is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to appropriate vetting procedures as outlined in Part 3 of DfE, KCSiE, this includes a satisfactory Disclosure and […]


North Ridge is committed to providing an education of the highest quality for all its pupils and recognises this can only be achieved by supporting and promoting excellent school attendance for all. Attending school on a regular basis will give your child the opportunity to have friendship groups, improve social skills, have fun and feel […]

Senior Leadership Team

Bernice Kostick Headteacher   Gill Foord Deputy Headteacher   Shauna Thornton Deputy Headteacher Head of KS3   Sarah Read Business Director   Elaine Redpath Assistant Headteacher Head of KS5   Paul Rogers Assistant Headteacher Head of KS4   Chloe Flannagan Assistant Headteacher Head of Structured Learners   Sarah Darby Assistant Headteacher Lead for Behaviour and […]