Westside School, Gibraltar

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Westside School
Westside School crest.
Westside School is located in Gibraltar
Westside School
Westside School

CoordinatesCoordinates: 36°08′39″N 5°21′22″W / 36.144205°N 5.356047°W / 36.144205; -5.356047
TypeSingle-sex comprehensive
HeadmasterMrs Barabich
Gender of pupilsFemale

Westside School or simply Westside is a girls' 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 d "Courses available". Westside School. Retrieved 2007-09-19.