Coffee Mornings from September 2017

Come along and share any concerns or worries that you may have about your child and their transition to high school. A member of the student services team will be available to answer any questions. We look forward to seeing...

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Another Successful Day at SCHS

On the 11th July 2017, Student Services hosted a Coffee morning for the new parents of students that are attending Star Group at Standish High School in September. Parents came along and gained information about routines and rituals in preparation for September. Our...

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Wigan Bus Station Redevelopment

Wigan Bus Station will be closed for redevelopment from 31st July until the end of the year. We strongly advise pupils/parents to check the Transport for Greater Manchester website for information regarding public buses for September.   [button...

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Boss of the North Returns

It's time for the MangaHigh Boss of the North competition once more, and it's up to the students of Standish Community High School to defend their school's title as the 2-year reigning champions. But what is Boss of the North? It's a free, online maths competition for...

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Reading Champions!

Last Wednesday, a group of inspirational young readers from Year 8 entered the grand final for The Big Book Quiz 2017. This came after they had won their regional heat with a perfect score of 40/40. After 4 gruelling quiz rounds at the Wigan Youth Zone, in front of an...

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Charity Bee Keyrings

In a show of support for some of our students, ex-students and staff who were at the Arianna Grande concert in Manchester on the night of the recent terror attack, the Art and Technology Department have joined forces to design create and now mass-produce a laser cut memorial keyring displaying the iconic Manchester Worker Bee. 

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Linguistic Opportunities for Year 8 at UCLan

On the 7th June, 40 excited Year 8 students embarked on a languages adventure. They headed to UCLan to experience languages in action.  No one quite knew what to expect but over the course of the day, students had the opportunity to learn about simultaneous...

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Year 8 French Trip to Château d’Ebblinghem, May 2017

Myself, Mrs Morris, Miss Foy and Mr Marsden took 36 Year 8 pupils to the Opal Coast in north France. We arrived at the Chateau on Friday evening and kicked off the trip with crêpe making.  Then bright and early on Saturday morning, we boarded the coach for a diverse...

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