Archive for the Sport Category

February 17th, 2020

Female Stretford High School pupils from Manchester United Foundation partnership took a train journey with a difference recently, as part of a STEM initiative with women who hold some of the rail industry’s top management positions. The career-focused event was hosted by Community Rail Lancashire in collaboration with the Foundation’s ‘Next Move’ employability and skills […]

December 13th, 2019

Man United Flag Bearers

Some of our students took the amazing opportunity to go on to the pitch before Manchester United’s game last night and hold that flag firmly in the centre circle for all of the world to see on television. They ended up being drafted in to play because of the current state of Manchester United! The […]

December 11th, 2019

Year 7 Christmas Party

Prior to the Christmas break, MU Foundation hosted a Christmas celebration for Year 7 pupils. This involved enjoyed food, refreshments, music and party games in the largest hospitality suite at Old Trafford. Michael Carrick was at attendance celebrating with the Year 7 pupils. Each pupil in attendance received a fresh pair of trainers or football […]

November 15th, 2019

Partner Primary School Girl’s Football Tournament

13th November Stretford High school hosted primary school Girls football tournament. 7 partner primary schools were involved with over 55 participants from involved. Supporting the Football Tournament were 4 junior leaders from SHS Year 9. They did a fantastic job at officiating the tournament and leading in every way. The winners of the tournament were […]

March 8th, 2019

Year 7 Football Versus Ashton on Mersey

Our year 7’s played Ashton on Mersey away in the Trafford Football Cup on Wednesday after school. This is a fixture that normally fills us with dread as we have entered scores to Trafford in the past and people have assumed that we were playing cricket. In true Stretford fashion we went 2-0 immediately but […]

March 7th, 2019

Year 7 trip to MUFC The Aon Training Complex

Twelve Year 7 pupils took a trip to MUFC The Aon Training Complex. They were apart of a football session ran by MUFC U18 Football Team. Pupils had much learning new skills and meeting MUFC U18 squad.

March 1st, 2019

Year 11 Basketball News

Our Year 11 basketball team played in their semi final game against Wellington tonight. They dominated from the start and really worked together as a team to beat the visitors by 40 points. A massive thank you to all the staff and students who stayed and supported them and to Otto and Mr Fielding for […]

February 8th, 2019

Your Trafford basketball team…

You may have heard about our Year 10/11 basketball heading to the Greater Manchester finals today. We took 12 of our finest young men down to the National Basketball Performance Centre to represent Trafford and, my goodness, they did! Winning all the games, bar 1, in the group stages put us through to the semi-finals. […]

January 16th, 2019

Manchester United Hub Schools Yr 7 Tournament

On the 20th December 2018 SHS year 7 boys took part in Hub School football tournament at Manchester United Academy. The football tournament was led by Manchester United U18’s football team, with Manchester United U18 Dylan Levitt managing the Stretford High Year 7 Boys. 8 schools took part in the football tournament. Stretford High School […]

December 12th, 2018

Year 7 Basketball

Our Year 7s embarked on their 2nd basketball fixture of the season tonight, playing St Ambrose College. The score line didn’t reflect the efforts from the team with the final numbers on the board recording a loss of 8-30; however Mrs Bailey who was coaching the team (alongside the star of the week Year 8 […]