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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 27th, 2019

Book Love Tuesday 2nd July

We are pleased to announce that Samantha Williams of Book Love will be visiting Stretford High on Tuesday 2nd July, selling books during break, lunch and after school in the library. Look, read and buy!

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 […]