Headteacher’s Welcome

Welcome to King Edward VI Lichfield

Virtual Tour

While we would prefer to give you the real-life tour, we have done what we can to give an idea of the kind of experience students can expect at King Edward VI Lichfield. This website will provide lots of details about what it is like to be a part of the school community and all the opportunities that our students participate in across the school.


Miss Thomas and Mr Whitehurst provide information about how we ensure a smooth transition into Year 7 at King Edward VI Lichfield.

Support and Guidance

Mr Goodhead explains how we support students at King Edward VI in their learning and the kind of community we aspire to be.

Learning Support

Mrs Batchelor introduces the additional support offered to students to ensure they feel supported in their learning and make the best possible progress.

Admission Information

More details about the admission process and Frequently Asked Questions

Hear from the students

Hear from our Year 7 students, just a few weeks into joining us at King Edward VI.

Hear from our Senior 5

Our Senior 5 discuss their experiences from their time at King Edward VI and also provide a host of helpful tips to anyone joining us in September.

Explore our school

Explore the different departments below, hear from the teachers themselves and see what learning looks like at King Edward VI Lichfield.

Sixth Form

Even though joining the sixth form may be a while off, Mr Butler (Assistant Headteacher and Head of Sixth Form) introduces the Sixth Form and what students have to look forward to.

Further Opportunities

Explore the different departments below, hear from the teachers themselves and see what learning looks like at King Edward VI Lichfield.


The PE department run a huge range of teams and compete regularly against local schools and in national tournaments.


The Music department run a huge range of groups/ensembles and put on performances throughout the year.

Duke of Edinburgh

Students can apply to work towards their Duke of Edinburgh Award, which is delivered at the school, providing students with a whole range of fantastic skills and experiences.

World Challenge

World Challenge provides students with the opportunity to experience different cultures and explore how they can make a positive contribution to the world we live in.

Clubs & Activities

We run a huges ranges of clubs and activities at King Edward VI, including Art, Coding, Science, Reading and homework amongst many others. There is truly something for everyone.


At King Edward, we pride ourselves on working together and providing opportunities for our students. Take a look at the Digital Summer Festival, which saw collaboration on a huge scale across the school and featured many of our students.

Click to visit the Digital Summer Festival 2020