Working Together

to Reach Our True Potential



I hope that you enjoy your time exploring our website which will no doubt open your eyes to the superb educational experience offered at The Observatory School. We are a community secondary school for pupils with social, emotional and mental health difficulties.


What to do if you are concerned about a child


Children and young people have the right to grow up safe from harm or abuse. If you are worried about a child or young person, please tell someone about your concerns. You can contact our Designated Officers by phoning 0151 652 7093 or emailing using the information below. If out of school hours ring the Central Advice and Duty Team (CADT) on 0151 606 2008 or in an emergency situation call 999.

Our Latest News

Weekly Update – 25/11/2022

Weekly Update – 25/11/2022

Welcome to this weeks update. It has been another busy week here with lots of amazing things happening around school. Last week the pupils had great fun on Children in Need day. It was wonderful to see all the children enthusiastically taking part in the run a...

Pupils Raise Money for Children in Need

Pupils Raise Money for Children in Need

Every year a host of celebrities get together for the BBC’s annual telethon in an effort to raise money for Children in Need. All donations go to the charity that helps improve the lives of disadvantaged children and young people around the UK. Famous faces join...