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Head's Blog

A review of the past two weeks, by Mr Edwards

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  • Head's Blog 27th March 2019

    Published 27/03/19, by Elaine Atkin-Nash
    Many thanks to all the staff and students who got involved for Comic Relief. The students dressed in non-uniform whilst the staff chose to wear our school uniform. I must say though that the staff on the whole did not represent our high expectation f
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  • Head's Blog 1st March 2019

    Published 01/03/19, by Elaine Atkin-Nash
    The lovely, unseasonal weather, has certainly lifted spirits at Middlewich this week. Year 11 in particular felt cheerful, as they came to the end of their Trial Exams. The exams have been a great opportunity to test their knowledge and learn which a
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  • Head's Blog 1st February 2019

    Published 01/02/19, by Elaine Atkin-Nash
    We have had a busy couple of weeks here at MHS. Thank you to students, staff and parents for keeping the school running smoothly during our cold spell of weather. Attendance has remained high with the majority of students eligible for the 100%. La
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  • Head's Blog 18th January 2019

    Published 18/01/19, by Elaine Atkin-Nash

    Introduction from Mr Edwards, Acting Headteacher

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  • Head's Blog 18th December 2018

    Published 18/12/18, by Elaine Atkin-Nash

    It is definitely beginning to feel like Christmas, here at Middlewich High School. Last week, a number of our music students visited The Manor Care Home to sing Christmas Carols to the residents, and we enjoyed the Community Carol Service with some excellent contributions from young people all over Middlewich.

    Yesterday saw our annual Senior Citizens’ party, which is always a joy to host. It is lovely to see members of our community, coming together to enjoy some lovely food, and entertainment provided by our very talented students. It was particularly nice to see a number of our past staff attending this year.

    Our ski trip left for Austria on Saturday, and we are looking forward to hearing all about their adventures when they return. Today, a number of students from all year groups are visiting The Trafford Centre on the Reward Trip –perfect timing for some last minute Christmas shopping!

    We will finish the year tomorrow, with a Christmas Jumper Day in aid of St Luke’s Hospice. Once again, I have been astounded by the contribution that our students, staff and parents have made to charity this year, particularly in recent weeks with the selection box appeal and Foodbank donations.

    Finally, I would like to pass on my thanks to all of you for your support. It has been a privilege and honour to serve the school and its community, and as I leave for pastures new I will carry many fond memories from this time. As a small comprehensive school we have maintained our holistic approach to celebrating the success of our highly talented young people both academically and as members of a thriving learning organisation. Due to the support from home and members of the local community these young people are given great opportunity to follow their dreams and ambitions. May I take this occasion to thank all of you in supporting this ethos; I look forward to hearing of their future success with great personal interest.

    Wishing you all a wonderful Christmas and a very happy New Year.

     

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  • Head's Blog 16th November 2018

    Published 16/11/18, by Elaine Atkin-Nash
    It was an honour to attend our Year 11 Certificate Evening last night; it is wonderful to see the result of all those hours, days and years of hard work and an excellent chance to catch up with the students and find out where life has taken them sinc
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  • Head's Blog 29th June 2018

    Published 04/07/18, by Elaine Atkin-Nash
    With the GCSE exams now completed, I would like to commend the year group for their calm attitude and great academic focus. Thank you to all staff for their work in achieving this; the care and wellbeing of students has ensured a positive mental atti
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  • Head's Blog 25th May 2018

    Published 07/06/18, by Elaine Atkin-Nash
    Head’s Blog 25th May 2018 As we come to the end of a busy half term, the finish line is in sight for Year 11. Their attitude and approach to their exams has been excellent so far, and they now have a week to focus on revision and get some mu
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  • Head's Blog 11th May 2018

    Published 18/05/18, by Elaine Atkin-Nash
    We finished last term in true Middlewich High School style, by celebrating World Book Day. As always, it was fantastic to see the effort that had gone into the door decorations and costumes. Our Debating Team were also successful at the Pixl Up fo
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  • Head's Blog 16th March 2018

    Published 16/03/18, by Elaine Atkin-Nash
    It has been an exciting couple of weeks for us here, with our television debut last Sunday! We were visited by the BBC on Wednesday the 7th March, to report on our work as the lead school on the Emotionally Healthy Schools Project. The report was sho
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