Whitecross Hereford High School

Whitecross Hereford High School
Motto "Excellence for all, excellence from all"
Type Academy
Headteacher Mr Timothy Knapp
Head of Governors Mr Brian Chave
Location Three Elms Road
West Midlands
Coordinates: 52°04′08″N 2°44′50″W / 52.0690°N 2.7471°W / 52.0690; -2.7471
Local authority Herefordshire
DfE number 884/4014
DfE URN 139189 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Students 839 as of November 2015
Gender Mixed
Ages 11–16
Houses Bromley, Hagloe, Moyle, Styre
Colours Green, Red, Yellow, Blue
Website School website

Whitecross Hereford High School is a mixed secondary school located in Hereford in the English county of Herefordshire.[1]

Previously a community school administered by Herefordshire Council, Whitecross Hereford High School converted to academy status in January 2013. However the school continues to coordinate with Herefordshire Council for admissions. The school moved into new buildings in 2006.

Whitecross Hereford High School offers GCSEs and BTECs as programmes of study for pupils.[2] The school also has a specialism in sports, and is an accredited sports college. The school currently has a roll of around 800 students. [3] A new Head Teacher, Tim Knapp was appointed in 2016.[4]


  1. "Whitecross Hereford High School". whitecross.hereford.sch.uk.
  2. "Curriculum". whitecross.hereford.sch.uk.
  3. "Sports Specialism". whitecross.hereford.sch.uk.
  4. Tim Knapp

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