Cross Country

The cross country team have won the Wigan school cross country competition and we have 6 pupils who finished in the top 10 .These pupils will be invited to represent Wigan at the Greater Manchester Schools Championships which will take place on Saturday 1st February...

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Maths Army Day

On Thursday 17th October, the Maths department invited two Army representatives to visit our school to work with high ability pupils.  Our visitors informed the pupils of the different career paths within the army that were available to them. During the session,...

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Knitting Club

As part of our wellbeing programme in school, our students have been given a passport to encourage character development and memorable experiences as part of their educational journey through school.  Students are encouraged to attempt some or all of the tasks over...

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Year 7 Swimming Star

Well done to Jack Y7 who is managing his extra-curricular sport with his academic work with great success. Moving to “big school” can be daunting for anyone, but Jack has not just settled well, he is actually thriving. He has recently achieved 3 medals at the Greater...

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European Day of Languages

The whole school joined the MFL department in celebrating European Day of Languages on September 26th. All week form periods had some added linguistic flair, with registers being taken in a different language each day, and pupils thinking about the diversity of world...

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National Teaching Assistants’ Day 2019

Standish Community High School celebrated National Teaching Assistants Day on the 16th September 2019.  We embraced this opportunity to celebrate the work of our Teaching Assistants as the support they offer our students is invaluable.  We firmly believe in being a...

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Year 7 Golden Mile

Year 7 students and staff contributed to World Mental Health week by walking a golden mile in PSHCE lessons. Students were taught the benefits of how a 1 mile walk can contribute to their positive well being over time. Encourage your child to walk 4-5 times each week...

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Year 9 Landscape Sketching Trip

This week, Mr Aitchison’s class of Year 9 students made the short walk along Preston Road to the entrance of Cross Farm. From there, they spent the next 45 minutes taking photos and completing sketches for their current landscape project as they looked across the...

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Standish Community High School’s Record Breaking Readers

Last year was a record-breaking success for Standish Community High School's wildly popular reading competition, The Super League Reading Challenge, with an unprecedented 94 students in Years 7 and 8 reading over a million words over the year. The children - who read...

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Support for families questionnaire

Parents of Students with Special Educational Needs - have your say! Help to improve the support offered to your son/daughter in education. https://www.wigan.gov.uk/Council/Consultations/Current/SEND-Transformation-Programme.aspx      ...

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