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June 2nd, 2020

Dear Parents/Carers, Half term 6 begins on 3rd June. Pupils and parents told us that online lessons are most useful in helping our children to learn at home. Therefore, this half term, every subject will include online learning. For this reason, it is very important that your child follows the set timetable and logs into […]

May 23rd, 2020

1st of June Provision

Dear Parents/Carers I wrote to you last week to explain that Stretford High School was reviewing if and how we could deliver the Government’s ambition for Year 10 pupils to have some ‘face to face’ time with teachers from 1st June. I want to thank you for the responses from Year 10 parents & carers […]

May 16th, 2020

Years 7-10 – Update from the Headteacher

Dear Parents/Carers I am sure that you have been a little confused this week about conflicting messages about when schools will open to pupils again. I would like to offer you some reassurances and clarification regarding the Stretford High School position. Since closure, SHS has offered places for children of parents/carers of essential workers. A […]

May 15th, 2020

Year 11 – Next Steps!

Dear Year 11 parents/carers Your child’s teachers have been very busy collating your child’s progress to submit their GCSE grades to the exam boards. This data has now been submitted to school and, much like Santa Claus, we will be checking and checking again to make sure they are recommended for the grades they deserve. […]

May 11th, 2020

English Literature Resources

Dear Parent/Carer I hope you and your family are safe and well at home. I just wanted to update you on your child’s GCSE in English Literature. As you know,  all GCSE exams are cancelled this summer. This means Year 10 students will not be able to sit their exams in English Literature as planned. Initially, the Department for […]

May 1st, 2020

Update from the Headteacher

Dear Parents/Carers ‘Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May’ – William Shakespeare He was a wise man Shakespeare! We’ve certainly had some rough times of late and it is likely that the rough times will continue for some time yet. The wisdom I draw from Shakepeare’s words is that the winds may shake the […]