Archive for 2017

October 19th, 2017

Headteacher’s Letter – End of Half Term 1

19/10/2016 Dear Friends, We have had a wonderful start to the academic year and I thank you, as always, for your ongoing support and care. As you know, here at Stretford High, we are driving our mission for all pupils to ASPIRE – Achieve Academically, enjoy Success, be Professional in attitude, grow in Integrity & […]

October 11th, 2017

MP Kate Green nominates inspirational students in Stretford for award

STUDENTS in Stretford have been nominated for an award by Stretford and Urmston MP, Kate Green. Ajai Singh, Danish Amin, Aimee Monaghan and Sania Muhammed from Stretford High and Lauryn Duncan-Rouse, Dylan Holden-Sim and Adeel Anwar from Stretford Grammar have been nominated for their work helping refugee children when they travelled to Dunkirk in July […]

October 6th, 2017

Open Evening Thursday 12 October 4pm – 7.30pm

At Stretford High School our aim is to give every child, whatever their starting point, the opportunity to achieve their full academic, creative, personal, physical, spiritual and moral potential. In 2017, Ofsted commented that “There is a strong culture of mutual respect that runs through the whole school… Pupils are polite, courteous and demonstrate good […]

September 19th, 2017

Domestic Abuse – Operation Encompass

Our school is part of a project, which is run between Trafford Local Authority, schools and Greater Manchester Police. The project called Operation Encompass, has been designed to provide early reporting of any domestic abuse incidents that occur outside school, which might have an impact on a child in school. This is communicated through a […]

September 15th, 2017

A pitch day event was held at Old Trafford. Which allowed 2 students from SHS to take part in. Ameria Ali (Year 9) and Abdullah Hafeji (Year10) were selected to participate in the event due to their commitment to extra-curricular activities with the HDO and their positive behaviour around the school. They both took part […]

September 11th, 2017

Student Drop Off / Pick Up

It has come to our attention that parents are continuing to use the private car park at the Bruntwood/Lancastrian office building on the corner of Great Stone Road and Talbot Road. The entrance to that car park is an extreme blind spot and the building owners have advised that there have been multiple occasions where vehicles have almost collided […]

August 24th, 2017

Operation Encompass

From September 2017 Stretford High School will be engaging in Operation Encompass. This is a new scheme that has been introduced around the country to support young people who witness domestic violence within their homes. The police will be letting schools know when they have been called out to a domestic violence incident. This allows […]

August 24th, 2017

Class of 2017 Results Day!

I could not be prouder today – after all of the hard work from pupils, parents and teachers, the GCSE results for the class of 2017 are in. Despite changes to exams in English & Maths, despite the national pass rate falling, despite the multitude of changes to the system – our pupils have smashed […]

June 30th, 2017

Prefect Trip 2017

Our trip to Colomendy was designed to bring the new group of prefects together. This group of people fended off competition from 120 year 10’s to become a part of our student leadership group for 2017-18. Students completed a range of activities that allowed them to build confidence, support others and find out hidden qualities […]

June 14th, 2017

Manchester University Open Day

As students begin to think about their futures we’d like to support their decision making by ensuring they have all the information they need to make a choice that’s right for them. The University of Manchester summer open days take place on 23rd and 24th June 2017. These provide ideal opportunity to take a look […]