11 July 2024
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Celebrating all the Great Sports People and Teams at 㽶Ƶ

We celebrated all our amazing sports people and teams at our annual Sports Awards Evening in July.

11 July 2024
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Rhys Reaches Tournament Final

Year 9 Rhys E made it all the way through to the final of his first ever adult Tennis tournament in July.

8 July 2024
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More Great Success for Cheska and Hector

Year 7 Cheska has enjoyed great success with her pony, Hector, and they've now qualified for Equifest in August.

4 July 2024
Image of Making Toothpaste for an Elephant!

Making Toothpaste for an Elephant!

Students enjoyed the Elephant Toothpaste experiment in Science Club.

4 July 2024
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High School Musical was a Community Triumph!

Our Head of Performing Arts, Mrs Mackreth, shares her review of the four wonderful performances of High School Musical in July.

3 July 2024
Image of Biology Olympiad Success for Year 12 Biologists

Biology Olympiad Success for Year 12 Biologists

Nine of our Year 12 Biologists took part in this year's Intermediate Biology Olympiad.

28 June 2024
Image of Ellie-Ann Earns her Black Belt

Ellie-Ann Earns her Black Belt

Year 7 Ellie-Ann H worked her way up to Black Belt status over five years.

20 June 2024
Image of Player of the Year, Liv, Secures Academy Contract

Player of the Year, Liv, Secures Academy Contract

Year 8 Liv W scored a hat trick with a Player of the Year Award, League Championship and a contract with Salford City Academy!

18 June 2024
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Year 10 Explore Poetry in Ash Dickinson Workshops

We welcomed poet and author, Ash Dickinson, back in to school in June to lead Poetry Workshops for our Year 10 students.

13 June 2024
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Our Winning Year 10 Scientists

22 of our Year 10 Scientists took part in the UKBC Biology Challenge, winning Gold, Bronze and COmmendations.

11 June 2024
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Bienvenue - MFL French Club for Key Stage 3

Our MFL French Club has now started and all Key Stage 3 students are welcome

11 June 2024
Image of Sisters n Sport Semifinal for our u14s Team

Sisters n Sport Semifinal for our u14s Team

Our u14s team took part in the semifinals of the Sisters n Sport National Plate Competition in June.

10 June 2024
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It's Pride Week at 㽶Ƶ

We're celebrating 㽶Ƶ Pride Week from 10th-14th June and our LGBTQ+ Ambassadors will be running a range of activities.

6 June 2024
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Transition Information Film for New Year 7 Students and Families

We have put together a short film to help answer all the transition questions asked by our new Year 7 students.

6 June 2024
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Election Fever Comes to 㽶Ƶ!

Students will take part in our own Mock Election on Wednesday 3rd July and compare the results to the real thing!

4 June 2024
Image of Year 7 Lacie Signs for Wales

Year 7 Lacie Signs for Wales

Year 7 Lacie F has signed a one-year contract to play for Wales.

4 June 2024
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Performing Arts Students Busy with High School Musical Rehearsals

Our Performing Arts students and staff are even busier now, with HSM rehearsals really ramping up.

4 June 2024
Image of Year 7 Charlie and Theo Celebrate their League Cup Win

Year 7 Charlie and Theo Celebrate their League Cup Win

Charlie H and Theo P, celebrated winning the league cup trophy in May with their Macclesfield FC Junior Academy team.

4 June 2024
Image of Year 11 Olly Selected for England World Cup Team

Year 11 Olly Selected for England World Cup Team

Olly has been selected to compete with the PUMA England Taekwondo team at the ITF World Cup.

23 May 2024
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Our Spring in a Frame Photography Winners

Year 7 Freddie L and Year 9 Jess D were the winners of our Spring in a Frame photography competition.

23 May 2024
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Rain Didn't Stop Play at the Cheshire Football Festival

We enjoyed a great day out at the Year 7/8 Cheshire FA Football Festival in May

22 May 2024
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Swimathon Success

Our Swimathon team of students and staff raised over £400 for local charities and our own school fund.

22 May 2024
Image of Join Us for our Spring in a Frame Exhibition

Join Us for our Spring in a Frame Exhibition

Families can join us from 3:20pm on Wednesday 22nd May for our Spring in a Frame Photography Exhibition and Awards.

21 May 2024
Image of Ms. Thurland Meets our New Year 7 Students

Ms. Thurland Meets our New Year 7 Students

Ms. Thurland has been visiting our partner primary schools to meet with our new Year 7 students.

20 May 2024
Image of Year 8 Language Ambassadors Inspire Quinta Pupils

Year 8 Language Ambassadors Inspire Quinta Pupils

In May our Year 8 Language Ambassadors ran sessions for Quinta Primary pupils.

15 May 2024
Image of Lauren Qualifies for English Nationals

Lauren Qualifies for English Nationals

Year 10 Lauren C has qualified to swim in the 200m Fly event at the English Nationals in Sheffield this summer.

14 May 2024
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Oscar Qualifies for British National Championships

Year 9 Oscar dV has qualified him to swim in five events in the British National Age Group Championships in the summer.

14 May 2024
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Celebrating Young Chefs at Congleton High

We were delighted to host the Rotary Young Chef District Final at 㽶Ƶ in May.

13 May 2024
Image of Michael Awarded Rugby Club Player of the Year

Michael Awarded Rugby Club Player of the Year

Year 7 Michael B has been awarded Player of the Year for Congleton Rugby Club under 12s.

13 May 2024
Image of A Poetic Challenge for Key Stage 3 Students

A Poetic Challenge for Key Stage 3 Students

Key Stage 3 students are invited to take part in a national poetry competition.

13 May 2024
Image of Introducing our New Apple Learning Coach, Mr Davis!

Introducing our New Apple Learning Coach, Mr Davis!

Our ICT teacher, Mr Davis, has been certified as an Apple Learning Coach as a result of his dedication to fostering innovative teaching methods and empowering students through technology.

12 May 2024
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High School Musical Rehearsals

It's another busy week of rehearsals for our High School Musical students!

9 May 2024
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㽶Ƶ Hosts Rotary Young Chef District Final

We're hosting the Congleton Rotary Young Chef Competition District Final on Monday 13th May

9 May 2024
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Bentley Work Experience Opportunity.

Bentley are offering students aged 16-18 the opportunity to take part in work experience in July at their Crewe site.

8 May 2024
Image of Fern Celebrates More Competition Success

Fern Celebrates More Competition Success

Year 10 Fern L continues to achieve in her clay pigeon career, competing and winning at a high level.

8 May 2024
Image of A Very Happy 98th Birthday, Sir David!

A Very Happy 98th Birthday, Sir David!

A very happy 98th birthday to Sir David Attenborough from Attenborough House (and Angelou, Mandela and Shakespeare too)!

25 April 2024
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Year 10 Scientists Learn About Irradiation

Our Year 10 Scientists have been learning all about irradiation including the safety wear required!

25 April 2024
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High School Musical Tickets on Sale in May

Rehearsals are well under way for our Summer production of High School Musical.

25 April 2024
Image of Our House Launch Week Buskers Lunches

Our House Launch Week Buskers Lunches

Our House Launch Week Buskers Lunch talent shows proved just how much talent we have on our wonderful school community.

24 April 2024
Image of MFL Club Classroom Tourists Arrive in Germany

MFL Club Classroom Tourists Arrive in Germany

In their first meeting after the Easter break, our MFL Club classroom tourists learned about all things German!

24 April 2024
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South Cheshire Champions!

Congratulations to our winning Year 7 and year 9 Football teams at the South Cheshire Cup Finals in April.

23 April 2024
Image of Scarlett's Singing Merits a Great Grade!

Scarlett's Singing Merits a Great Grade!

Year 13 student, Scarlett S, passed her Trinity Grade 8 Singing with Merit in April

23 April 2024
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New and Old Favourite Sports on Offer this Half-Term

Our PE Faculty is offering a range of new and old-favourite extracurricular sports along with GCSE support activities this half-term

23 April 2024
Image of House Points Up For Grabs in Inter-House Football Matches

House Points Up For Grabs in Inter-House Football Matches

Our House Launch Week challenges included inter-House Football matches.

16 April 2024
Image of FREE Elevate Learning Support Webinars For Parents and Carers

FREE Elevate Learning Support Webinars For Parents and Carers

Study skills experts, Elevate, are offering FREE learning skills webinars for parents and carers.

16 April 2024
Image of Year 10 English Students Take Over the Lesson

Year 10 English Students Take Over the Lesson

Jozsef and Lennon helped classmates improve their creative prose writing recently.

15 April 2024
Image of Students Enjoy Trust-Wide Debating Competition

Students Enjoy Trust-Wide Debating Competition

Year 9 and year 10 students took part in a TLP schools Debating Competition in March

28 March 2024
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Our March Newsletter is Out Now

Our March Newsletter is out now.

28 March 2024
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Our New Logo, Vision and Values

We are delighted to be able to share our new logo, vision and values with 㽶Ƶ families.

27 March 2024
Image of Olivia and Daniel - Our Year 7 Spring Term Headteacher's Award Winners

Olivia and Daniel - Our Year 7 Spring Term Headteacher's Award Winners

Congratulations to Olivia G and Daniel P, our Year 7 Headteacher’s Award winners for the Spring Term.

19 March 2024
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Celebrating our High Flying Key Stage 3 Artists

Our KS3 Art Exhibition was the perfect opportunity to share the high flying talent of 㽶Ƶ artists with our community.

18 March 2024
Image of 㽶Ƶ Team Smashes Swimathon Record!

㽶Ƶ Team Smashes Swimathon Record!

Twenty-one of our students and Mr Brassington took part in the Congleton Rotary Swimathon setting a fantastic new Swimathon team record.

18 March 2024
Image of 㽶Ƶ Alumna, Jessica, Helps Students Follow in her Footsteps.

㽶Ƶ Alumna, Jessica, Helps Students Follow in her Footsteps.

㽶Ƶ alumna and member of the Les Miserables West End ensemble, Jessica Joslin, is running a one day Les Miserables workshop for students aged 12-18 at Astbury Village Hall in April.

18 March 2024
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Georgia Donates to The Little Princess Trust

Congleton Sixth Form College student, Georgia B, has made her third donation to The Little Princess Trust.

7 March 2024
Image of A Successful Afternoon of Netball

A Successful Afternoon of Netball

We celebrated wins for our Year 7 and Year 9 Netball teams and a draw for Year 10 in their matches with Tytherington School in March.

6 March 2024
Image of Great Sportsmanship from Year 7 and 8 Rugby Players

Great Sportsmanship from Year 7 and 8 Rugby Players

Our Year 7 and Year 8 u13 Rugby team took part in a tournament at Macclesfield Rugby Club in March

5 March 2024
Image of Oscar Represents 㽶Ƶ In English Schools Gala

Oscar Represents 㽶Ƶ In English Schools Gala

Our Year 9 Swimming Superstar, Oscar dV, is celebrating yet another huge haul of medals and trophies and will represent the school in the English School Swimming Association Gala.

4 March 2024
Image of Year 12 Emma, Jamie and Harley Compete in Youth Speaks Final

Year 12 Emma, Jamie and Harley Compete in Youth Speaks Final

A team of our Year 12 students, Emma L, Jamie C and Harley F, took part in the District Final of the Rotary Youth Speaks Competition in March.

4 March 2024
Image of Nula Angel Qualifies for English Championships

Nula Angel Qualifies for English Championships

Year 8 Nula Angel TG has qualified to take part in the English Gymnastics Championships.

4 March 2024
Image of Key Stage 3 Hot Air Balloon Art Exhibition

Key Stage 3 Hot Air Balloon Art Exhibition

We will be exhibiting a display of KS3 students' artwork in the Main Hall on Thursday 14th March

4 March 2024
Image of A Warm Welcome to our New Year 7 Students

A Warm Welcome to our New Year 7 Students

Congratulations and a very warm welcome to all those Year 6 students who have successfully secured a place to join us as our new Year 7 in September 2024

4 March 2024
Image of Year 8 Cryptographers Attend Oxford Prizegiving

Year 8 Cryptographers Attend Oxford Prizegiving

Our talented Year Cryptographers - Lauren W, Lydia H, Sophie C and Tilly B - travelled down to Oxford in March to collect their award and lots of prizes for winning the CyberFirst Girls Competition.

28 February 2024
Image of Josh Takes on 3 Peaks Challenge for Charity

Josh Takes on 3 Peaks Challenge for Charity

Deputy Head Student, Josh BP, will take on the 3 Peaks Challenge to raise funds to support a child through Air Cadets

26 February 2024
Image of Belle Represents 㽶Ƶ and Qualifies for National Championships

Belle Represents 㽶Ƶ and Qualifies for National Championships

Year 8 Belle L represented 㽶Ƶ in the National Schools Equestrian Association Show Jumping Qualifier in February.

26 February 2024
Image of Olly Takes Taekwon-Do Bronze

Olly Takes Taekwon-Do Bronze

Olly secured a bronze medal in the ITF England National Taekwon-Do Championships in February

26 February 2024
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Introducing our New School Logos

Introducing our new main school and Sixth Form logos, which now clearly communicate our values and expectations.

15 February 2024
Image of Our February Newsletter is Out Now!

Our February Newsletter is Out Now!

The February issue of our newsletter is full of wonderful examples of students' scholarly excellence, curiosity, courage and ambition.

14 February 2024
Image of Nya to Study at Specialist Performing Arts School

Nya to Study at Specialist Performing Arts School

Talented dancer, Nya, has secured a coveted place at The Hammond specialist performing arts school.

13 February 2024
Image of Holly's Creative Writing Published Again

Holly's Creative Writing Published Again

Year 9 Holly W has had a seventh piece of creative writing work published in a compilation of young writers' work.

7 February 2024
Image of Jaime Wins his First Tournament

Jaime Wins his First Tournament

Year 7 Jaime won his first Tennis tournament title in February.

6 February 2024
Image of House Captain Applications are Now Open!

House Captain Applications are Now Open!

Could you motivate your fellow House members and help to lead your team? Applications are now open for 㽶Ƶ House Captains.

6 February 2024
Image of Year 7 Make the Mid Cheshire Final

Year 7 Make the Mid Cheshire Final

Six Year 7 㽶Ƶ students have made it through to the Mid Cheshire League Cup Final this year with Vale Juniors Congleton Vikings u12s!

1 February 2024
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Year 10 Rotary Young Photographer Winners

Three of our Year 10 students were awarded prizes in the Rotary Young Photographer Competition.

1 February 2024
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Year 7 Students Guess the Employers

Year 7 students took part in our Guess the Employer Careers event in January.

1 February 2024
Image of A Friendly Win for Year 7 Rugby Team

A Friendly Win for Year 7 Rugby Team

Our Year 7 Rugby team won a friendly tournament at home against Woodhouse, James Bateman and Eaton Bank at the beginning of February

30 January 2024
Image of 㽶Ƶ Alumna, Kati-Leigh, Demonstrates Courage and Ambition

㽶Ƶ Alumna, Kati-Leigh, Demonstrates Courage and Ambition

After joining local mental health charity, Visyon, 㽶Ƶ alumna, Kati-Leigh, has signed up for an 11,000ft skydive!

30 January 2024
Image of Cheska Competes and Wins at Aintree!

Cheska Competes and Wins at Aintree!

Congratulations to our Year 7 student, Cheska C, who competed and won at the STARS Champion of Champions horse show at Aintree, Liverpool.

25 January 2024
Image of A Win for our Badminton Team

A Win for our Badminton Team

Well done to our Badminton team who secured a victory in their match against Eaton bank in January

18 January 2024
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Sixth Form Perfect their Public Speaking Skills

Thank you to all the representatives of Congleton Rotary who came in to school in January to help prepare a team of our Year 12 students for the Rotary Youth Speaks competition.

10 January 2024
Image of Oscar Selected to Represent North West in National Championships

Oscar Selected to Represent North West in National Championships

Year 9 Oscar dV has been selected to represent the North West Division at the English Schools Secondary Teams Swimming Championships in March.

10 January 2024
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Helping Year 9 Make Important Options Choices

Year 9 students and their parents/carers have been invited to join us for our Options Evening from 5:30-7:30pm on Thursday 11th January to find out more about selecting GCSE/BTEC Options for study in Years 10 and 11.

9 January 2024
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Students Delighted with High School Musical Announcement

High School Musical has been revealed as the 㽶Ƶ 2024 summer production and students have been invited to audition for main cast and support roles.

22 December 2023
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Our December Newsletter is Out Now

Read all about our busy half-term in the December newsletter.

20 December 2023
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Recognising and Rewarding Excellence

Just before Christmas we held Recognition Assemblies for all our year groups, celebrating students' great achievements throughout the autumn term.

18 December 2023
Image of Harry Demonstrates Courage, Ambition and Scholarly Excellence

Harry Demonstrates Courage, Ambition and Scholarly Excellence

English teacher, Mrs Jakobsen, was delighted with the writing assessment results from her Year 8 class, particularly the work by Harry F.

29 November 2023
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Respect for our Year 9 Students

We are very proud to see another group of Year 9 students excel on the Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service Respect course.

23 November 2023
Image of Do You Know Your Bronchus from Your Bronchiole?

Do You Know Your Bronchus from Your Bronchiole?

Mrs Fitzsimmons' Year 8 Scientists have been learning about the structure and function of lungs.

15 November 2023
Image of Miley's Confidence Builds with Kick-Boxing Belt Success

Miley's Confidence Builds with Kick-Boxing Belt Success

Year 8 student, Miley DW, passed her Red Belt (first belt) in kick-boxing November.

14 November 2023
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Paris Inspires 㽶Ƶ Artists

Our GCSE and A Level Artists were inspired by their trip to Paris in November

12 November 2023
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Josh was Squadron Banner Bearer

Year 13 Deputy Head Student, Joshua BP, was the banner bearer for the 230 Squadron Royal Air Force Air Cadets at the town Remembrance Service.

9 November 2023
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"I'll Remember this Forever!"

Thirty of our Performing Arts students visited the Empire Theatre to take part in workshops before experiencing Charlie and the Chocolate Factory live on stage.

6 November 2023
Image of Olly Competes in Irish National Championships

Olly Competes in Irish National Championships

Year 11 Olly P took part in the Irish Taekwondo Association National Championships in Limerick.

6 November 2023
Image of Rowan and Rhys Support Event First Aiders

Rowan and Rhys Support Event First Aiders

Year 9 students, Rowan T and Rhys E, helped St John Ambulance staff to attend to a lady who had fallen in the park at the town bonfire.

4 November 2023
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Parkrun Fun for Students and Staff

Students and staff gathered in Congleton Park again on a Saturday morning to take part in the 㽶Ƶ Parkrun.

4 November 2023
Image of Amber's Excellence, Courage and Ambition Burns Bright

Amber's Excellence, Courage and Ambition Burns Bright

Year 7 Amber regularly volunteers for local causes, including the annual Rotary Club Bonfire and Fireworks event.

30 October 2023
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More Excellent Students Recognised

More excellence in behaviour, attitude and achievement was rewarded with Breakfast with the Head in October.

28 October 2023
Image of Marcus Captains Vale Juniors Team in First Ever Match

Marcus Captains Vale Juniors Team in First Ever Match

Year 7, Marcus PL, captained the Vale Juniors Year 7 Kick About Team for their first ever match recently.

17 October 2023
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Calling Budding 㽶Ƶ Chefs

We are delighted to be able to offer students the opportunity to take part in the fantastic Rotary Young Chef Competition again this year.

16 October 2023
Image of Olly Picks up Silver in Open English Championships

Olly Picks up Silver in Open English Championships

Year 11, Olly P, secured a Silver and Bronze medal at the AETA Open English Championships in October

13 October 2023
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Friday the 13th - Lucky for Some!

Friday 13th definitely wasn't an unlucky day for these students who enjoyed Breakfast with the Head in October