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SHS News 8 December 2023 – PDF

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Stretford High School


Summary (for tranlation purposes)

This summary covers the key points from the SHS News update on 8th December 23, including a message from Headteacher Mrs Doward, an update from Miss Hodge on school activities, and updates from various school departments. Also included are details of the Leavers’ Presentation Evening.

  • Headteacher Mrs Doward provides guidance on discussing war with children. Suggestions include being well-informed, choosing the right time and setting, using age-appropriate language, and promoting empathy.
  • Miss Hodge congratulates students nominated for their work in English lessons, mentions a festive poem competition, and shares a book review by a Year 8 student, Alexia.
  • Forest School activities included a nature walk, games, and outdoor creativity.
  • Year 10 and 11 Psychology students identified areas for growth and devised personalized strategies for development after recent assessments.
  • The school celebrated the successes of the Class of 2023 at a Leavers’ Presentation Evening.
  • The Year 7 Community Leaders organized a Christmas Jumper Day on 7th December 2023 to raise funds for ‘Save the Children’.
  • The school is currently hiring for the position of Student Services & Data Manager. The closing date for applications is 10th January 2024.
  • SHS can be followed on various social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.