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May 26th, 2017

Worries About The World

Some things that are happening in the world can make us scared, or feel confused, unsafe or like we don’t have control. However you feel, it can really help to share your feelings and get support. Here are some useful links that may help with recent events in Manchester. Worries About the World – Childline […]

May 26th, 2017

Cup Final Victory!

Stretford High School year 7 students, Kane and Damien, took part and won their cup final football match between Urmston and Wilmslow. Kane’s summary of the match: “The first half was dramatic, the opposite team Wilmslow scored a wonder goal from about 17 yards right into the bottom corner: 1 nil. The second goal came 10 […]

May 23rd, 2017

23/05/17 – Solidarity

Dear Friends I know that you will share our shock and sorrow following the event which took place last night at the MEN Arena.  At times such as these, we must pull together to support and care for each other. At 2.30 today, the school stood still for a one minute silence in solidarity with […]

May 15th, 2017

Rome is where the heart is.

The 9th annual Stretford High School Rome trip took place between 10th to 13th March this year. As usual we had managed to pull together an intrepid bunch of Year 7s who were up for a bit of adventure in Italy. The four staff for this year’s trip were Mr Hirst, Ms Howarth, Mr Cooke […]

May 15th, 2017

Education Question Time

There was an Education Question Time in the PEXA theatre on Friday evening. The local candidates in the upcoming General Election attended for the following parties: Labour, Lib Dem, UKIP, Christian Peoples’ Alliance and the Green party. Sadly, the Conservative candidate did not attend. We were also joined by the national head of the NUT […]

May 2nd, 2017

Why Choose Stretford High School

Please read the winning entry of the Headteacher’s Essay Competition on the subject of ‘Why choose Stretford High School’, written by Faheema in year 11. It forms the basis of a piece that will be in the Messenger newspaper’s Education supplement this week. Congratulations Faheema! Why Choose Stretford High School by Faheema (Year 11) As I […]