Contact Us

Mrs C McCarron - Headteacher

Welcome to The Barlow RC High School. We are a local authority maintaned school. We are committed to the wellbeing and safety of our pupils and our staff. We welcome all parents/carers and other visitors to our school. The Barlow RC High School is committed to a partnership between school and home. An effective partnership will provide the support that will enable all our pupils to progress and thrive. We value your opinions and feedback and welcome your questions which should be directed to the Admin & Marketing Manager Mrs N Cooke.

Adminstration and Reception team - 0161 445 8053

Mr I Peppard - Senior Admin Officer

Mrs N Cooke - Admin & Marketing Manager

The Admin and Reception Team are on hand to assist you with telephone queries daily. We look forward to hearing from you.

For contacts on feedback and complaints click here

Office Opening Times:

Monday - Friday 8.00am - 4.00pm 

Monday - Friday 8:00am -  3:30pm School Holidays

During the school holidays the phone lines are typically open to take your calls from 10.00am - 12.00pm.

Requesting Exam Results -  click here to complete the examination request form and return to


SENDCo - Ms R Seddon (please direct all queries to the main school number)

Assistant SENDCo - Miss R Sailsbury

LMT Link - Mrs N Staniforth (please direct all queries to the main school number)

To request a paper copy of the informaiton on our school website email your request to or call 0161 445 8053

School Lettings

A school letting solutions company hire out the school facilities, please use the number below for enquires and bookings.

Contact School Lettings Solutions

Telephone: 0161 885 0553


School Leisure and Sports Manager: Matt Shaw


The Barlow RC High School & Specialist Science College
Parrswood Road
East Didsbury
M20 6BX

Visitor Guidelines - Please do not come to see a member of staff without making a prior appointment.

All visitors are asked to report to the school office. They will be asked to sign in, providing the following information:

  • Name
  • Proof of identity (Photo ID)
  • Reason for the visit
  • Vehicle Registration

Visitors will also be asked to provide photo identification. Upon leaving you will also be required to sign out of the building.

We ask that you treat staff with the courtesy and respect that you would expect to receive.

Any visitors who disrupt school activities by behaving inappropriately; by harassing staff; by shouting or being verbally abusive; by displaying physical violence; by insisting on visiting at inappropriate times; and any other form of abuse, will be asked to leave the premises immediately. if thought necessary the school will inform the Police. This may lead to subsequent prosecution.

A full complaints policy is available upon request. All complaints should be made in writing.