Archive for the News Category

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 […]

June 28th, 2019

Best Secondary School Newspaper 2018-2019!

Earlier this month, we entered the Stretford Chronicle into the FirstNews School Newspaper of the Year Awards. I’m excited to announce that the Chronicle has WON!!!! in the category of Best Secondary School Newspaper 2018-2019!   We faced stiff competition, but ultimately the FirstNews team decided that the Stretford Chronicle and our student reporters demonstrated all of the journalistic […]

June 25th, 2019

Numeracy at Drayton Manor Theme Park

oday we had the pleasure of taking 33 Year 7 students to Drayton Manor Theme Park. Yes we had loads of fun………. at times staff more than students probably. The aim was for these students to see the importance and need of Numeracy in a real life setting and to see that Numeracy is the […]

June 14th, 2019

Manchester More Able Stem Day

On Wednesday 12th June, some of our HAPs from year 8 and 9 attended the Manchester More Able Stem Day at the University of Manchester with myself and Mr O Mohammed. Students were involved in making and designing a vehicle, programming and using a robot, using E-fit which is used by the police force and […]

May 14th, 2019

Final Game Flag Waving at Old Trafford

12th of May Manchester United played Cardiff City in the last premier league game of the season. DHL partner with Manchester United did an activation on the pitch at half time. This involved students from the Stretford high School waving flags on the pitch. Students experience walking onto the pitch in front of 70,000 fans, who […]

April 26th, 2019

Parents, please read: Careless Driving Offences and Penalties Summary

Dear Parents and Carers, I am writing to share with you yet another near miss of very serious injury being caused to one of our pupils, and a member of the public, due to the way in which some parents/carers are dropping off and collecting pupils at the start and end of the school day. […]

April 23rd, 2019

SHS Newsletter

Please click the link below to read the latest copy of our news letter. Term Two 2018-2019 Newsletter

March 26th, 2019

Surprise Class of ’92 Kick-A-Bout

Gary Neville, Ryan Giggs, Nicky Butt and Phil Neville surprised pupils from Manchester United Foundation partner schools as they were taking part in activities on the rooftop pitch at Hotel Football, overlooking Old Trafford. The pupils from Stretford High School , Co-op Academy Swinton, and Waterhead Academy in Oldham had earlier been taking part in […]