Welcome to Stretford High School

Nicola Doward - Headteacher

First and foremost, I would like to thank you for visiting our website. We know that good communication is key to helping our children achieve their full potential – our website is small part of how we can do just that.

Here at Stretford High, we want every member of our community to ASPIRE – Achieve Academically, enjoy Success, be Professional in attitude, grow in Integrity & Respect and recognise that hard work and Endeavour are keys to achieving our goals. This website aims to celebrate how we do this every day!

Please explore our pages to find out more about our GCSE results, the school’s facilities and to keep up-to-date with all our events, activities and celebrations. Please contact us for any further information you may need.

Latest News

September 18th, 2019

Safety in the Community

Dear Stretford, We all know our school rules – READY – RESPECT – SAFE. I want to remind you all that the SAFE rule is not just about being safe in school. It is also about being safe in the community. Being safe in the community is really all about using our common sense. Some […]

September 10th, 2019

A Weekend of Wonder at Central Library

We’re excited to be a part of a whole weekend of FREE fun on Friday 13 and Saturday 14 September, with a free screening of Stephen Spielberg’s 2016 film of The BFG at Z-arts on Friday and with us participating in The Ministry of Lost and Found at Central Library on Saturday 14 September. Read on to find out […]

September 3rd, 2019

4th September – Pupil Start Times

Years 7 & 11 arrive at 08:15 for 08:30 start. years 8, 9, & 10 arrive at 09:15 for 09:30 start.


3rd place in our top 3 books from @royalsociety #YoungSciBooks goes to the fab #TheBacteriaBook by @MouldS! Judge Ben loved "that it will attract younger readers" and judge Aizah says it's "bright & stands out & it's eye-catching." The mouldy tomato was generally hated, though! https://t.co/o2f7slW98P StretfordHLib photo

2nd place in our top 3 books from the @royalsociety #YoungSciBooks is the brill #KidScientists by David Stabler& illustrated by @foxville_art with 16.4/20! Judge Laura says "I loved that the book shows equality in gender." 🥈 https://t.co/PAt5Oqyohs StretfordHLib photo