SHS News 23/11/23

Dear Parents/Carers/Students

Please note that Friday 24th November is an inset day.  School will be closed.

We hope that you enjoy reading this week’s SHS News 23/11/23 

For hyperlinks, also available in PDF form here: SHS News 23 November 2023

Kind regards

Stretford High School


SUMMARY (for translation purposes)

This news update covers important information about the extracurricular activities, students’ achievements, and important dates at Stretford High School. The aim of these updates is to keep parents, students, and the school community informed about the school’s activities and progress.

  • Extracurricular clubs at the school are up and running, offering students the chance to develop new skills, improve social skills, enhance college applications, prepare for future careers, take on leadership roles, and reduce stress.
  • The school has implemented a new system where club members are served lunch first, allowing them to participate in their clubs fully.
  • The Year 7 outdoor Forest education program had a successful first week, with students engaging in tree climbing and hammock swinging activities.
  • The Scholastic Book Fair was a success, and the school was able to claim back some of the total in free books for the school library.
  • Year 9 students have been using data to investigate health disparities between the North and South of the UK.
  • A highly anticipated match between Year 10 and Year 11 students ended in a 6-6 draw, raising funds for next year’s Leavers’ Prom.
  • The FIFA Club is now nearly up and running, with a competition in the works.
  • Year 8 students have been learning about the crucial and essential roles women played in World War I.
  • Award nominations are open for students, with winners announced weekly.
  • Important diary dates are available on the school website, including upcoming school inset day 24.11.23, certificate presentation evenings, and holiday periods.
  • The school is currently hiring for a Teaching Assistant Level 3 (Interventions) and an Assistant Head of Year. Details are available on the school website.

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