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  • Christmas Hampers for the Elderly

    20th December 2019
    As part of PSHCE the students and staff collected food items so that they could make up Christmas Hampers for ‘Age UK’ based on Mount Rd , Gorton. We do this every year and a select group of students are chosen to go...More
  • KS4 Students create Care Boxes for the Homeless

    20th December 2019
    The Key stage 4 group 4C at Melland High School have been working with the Leonard Cheshire organisation towards a City and Guilds certification in Building Communities. The Leonard Cheshire coordinator Sandra has been...More
  • 6th form students explore the world of work

    19th November 2019
    Pure innovations in conjunction with The Careers and Enterprise company have supported organising a number of work related learning trips for different groups of 6thform students. Transport for Greater Manchester...More
  • Interviews For New Student Leaders

    19th November 2019
    Michelle Bennett from Cedar Mount joined Dean Beddows, Julie Barnett and the Melland Student Leaders in interviewing 11 prospective candidates to become our new student leaders. The candidates were selected from over 20...More
  • Sixth Form Students meet the High Sheriff

    16th October 2019
    Melland Sixth Form students and volunteers at Garden House Farm Marple meeting the High Sheriff of Greater Manchester.  Melland students who are volunteers, work on a range of projects from growing vegetables, planting...More
  • Melland Goes Global

    24th September 2019
    As part of Citizenship lessons this year Melland students will take part in a programme run by The Global Scholars network. Throughout the Global Scholars programme, students will be able to communicate directly in...More
  • Students Join the Protest for Climate Change

    23rd September 2019
    Friday 20th September a group of our sixth formers took to the streets in protest, joining millions of students all over the world to be part of 'climate strike day' in what will go down as a historic day of action in...More
  • Students Overcome Fears With NCS Challenge

    16th September 2019
    During the summer, two of our sixth form pupils participated in the NCS Challenge. Luke and Marshall spent 4 weeks involved in a variety of activities designed to develop their independence and confidence and achieve more...More
  • 6th form Students Volunteer at the Taekwondo World Championship

    23rd May 2019
    Four students from Melland High were part of the Taekwondo World Championship Volunteer Team at the Manchester Evening News Arena Over three days of busy schedules they welcomed spectators, supported school...More
  • Speed Networking Event Broadens Horizons and Enhances Employability Skills

    22nd May 2019
    A speed networking event at Melland High School allowed students in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5 put a group of professionals through their paces, asking them a series of questions about their jobs and working life.  Questions...More