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

July 17th, 2019

Letter from Mrs N Doward – End of Academic Year 2018-19

16th July 2019 Dear Friends, Once again, I would like to thank you all for your support and generosity this academic year. We have had a wonderful year and achieved so much as a school community. As you know, here at Stretford High, we are driving our mission for all pupils to ASPIRE – Achieve […]

July 5th, 2019

Big Bang NW Trip

Some of our Year 9/10 HAPs were taken to Liverpool to participate in the Big Bang NW, where numerous different companies and universities delivered STEM related activities. As seen by numerous smiles in the photos below it was a fantastic experience. On to next year where we hope to take a lot more students!

July 4th, 2019

This Is Book Love

On Tuesday 2nd July we had a visit from Samantha Williams of This Is Book Love https://www.thisisbooklove.com/. She worked with several of our students from year 7, 8 and 10 to explore cultural identity within literature. Our library was alive with music and colour from all over the world and Samantha sang the praises of […]


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