SHS News 13/10/23

Dear Parents/Carers/Students

We hope that you enjoy reading this week’s SHS News HERE

Also available in PDF SHS News 13 October 2023

Have a lovely weekend!

Stretford High School

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This summarises the recent events and news at the school, including important messages from the Headteacher, library updates, performances, and upcoming events. The newsletter highlights the importance of safety during the firework season, celebrates achievements, and provides key dates for future events.

  • Mrs. Doward, emphasises the importance of safety during the fireworks season. She encourages parents/carers to educate their children about the dangers and legalities associated with fireworks.
  • Library Update: The school celebrated National Poetry Day with poet Daisy Edwards, and a scary story writing competition was launched for Halloween.
  • Performance Update: The recent performance of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” was a success, with thanks extended to the staff, students, and families involved.
  • Forest School: Students enjoyed a nature walk and refined their fire-making skills during a mild October day.
  • Headteacher Award Nominations: Award winners Estan Roy Joseph & Eimaan from Year 8 are celebrated.
  • Upcoming Parent Hub events: Dates for future Parent Hub events are shared for the remainder of 2023 and into 2024.
  • Power Of You Day: Scheduled for October 20th, this is a day for students to celebrate their identities.
  • Diary Dates: Key dates are shared, including upcoming parents’ evenings and holiday periods.
  • Careers News: The school is in the process of securing re-accreditation for the Quality in Careers Standard Award, with other career opportunities and open days highlighted.
  • Social Media: The school encourages followers on its various social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. School vacancies are also highlighted.