Westside School, Gibraltar

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Westside School


CoordinatesCoordinates: 36°08′39″N 5°21′22″W / 36.144205°N 5.356047°W / 36.144205; -5.356047
TypeCo-ed comprehensive
HeadmasterMrs Barabich
Gender of pupilsAll
WebsiteWestside Official Website

Westside School or simply Westside is comprehensive school in the British territory of Gibraltar.

The school opened in 1982, and was built in order to make available a better education to the students of the former Girls' Comprehensive School which had been then spread over three different sites. It was originally an amalgamation of four girls' schools: Loreto High School, St. Joseph's Secondary School, St. Margaret's School, and St. David's Commercial School.[1]

Subjects offered[edit]

Westside offers a range of subjects at different levels. These are at Key Stage 3 (years 8 and 9), Key Stage 4 (years 10 and 11) and Sixth form (years 12 and 13).[2] Students do their General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) courses during Key Stage 4 and those who wish to further their studies from there, do their A-Levels during sixth form. Italicized subjects indicate compulsory subjects.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "General information". Bayside Comprehensive School. Archived from the original on 2007-06-25. Retrieved 2007-08-24.
  2. ^ a b c "Courses available". Westside School. Retrieved 2007-09-19.