Welcome to Bishop Walsh Catholic School part of the St. John Paul II Multi-Academy


Principal’s Message

Week beginning 23rd February 2015 (2/8/2015)

All pupils to return to school after half term at 8.50am on Monday 23rd February 2015.

Well done to Alice Kinsella in year 9 who has WON the Young Sports Personality of the Year award for Sutton Coldfield.

In March 2014 Alice finished second in the English Championships all-round and first on bars and vault. In October 2014 she got her first international call up for the team event—achieving a gold medal. In December 2014 at the British Championships in Glasgow she achieved third all-round, first on the vault and second on the bars.

Sixth Form Information Evening, Wednesday 25th February, 7pm-9pm.

On this evening our own year 11 and external students looking for a quality sixth form education are invited to listen to presentations and look around the school visiting individual departments and speaking to staff.  Prospectus and application forms will first be available on this evening.  We look forward to seeing you there.  In 2014, for the fourth year running 50% or more of grades at full A Level were at A*, A or B.


Mr J.B. Farrell – Principal of Bishop Walsh Catholic School

part of the St. John Paul II Multi-Academy

Welcome to our school, we are a Christian learning community dedicated to providing an Mr Farrelloutstanding education for our pupils. Bishop Walsh is a Catholic school at the heart of the Newhall Valley in Sutton Coldfield in the West Midlands. On this site you can access all the latest news, Twitter feeds and the Principal’s message above. Pupils can access our Virtual Learning Environment with online courses and other resources to support learning.