Atherton Community School

Atherton Community School is a Christian ethos secondary school for 11-18 year olds in Wigan. The school opened in 2012 and is small in size, catering for up to 450 students. It was established through local parents, community leaders and the Chapel Street trust. The school puts emphasis on its students having a strong sense of community and social responsibility which means that parents, carers, local businesses and education partners are regularly involved in the students' learning.