13 June 2024
Image of Our Winning Year 10 Scientists

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
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.

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

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.

23 May 2024
Image of Our Spring in a Frame Photography Winners

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
Image of Language Scholars Treated to Unique Italian Lessons

Language Scholars Treated to Unique Italian Lessons

As an end of half-term treat, our MFL teacher, Miss Cigala, helped our enthusiastic Language scholars make a classic Italian dessert.

13 May 2024
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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.

13 May 2024
Image of Our Year 7b Progress Evening

Our Year 7b Progress Evening

We're looking forward to meeting with Year 7b Parents and Carers on Thursday 16th May for their child's Progress Evening.

12 May 2024
Image of High School Musical Rehearsals

High School Musical Rehearsals

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

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
Image of 7HV's Posters are Out of This World!

7HV's Posters are Out of This World!

Mr Holmes challenged 7HV to work in pairs on posters about space.

24 April 2024
Image of South Cheshire Champions!

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 Over 100 Entries for Spring in a Frame Photography Competition

Over 100 Entries for Spring in a Frame Photography Competition

We've had over 100 photographs submitted for our Spring in a Frame Competition and the shortlisted images will be on show at our Exhibition and Awards on Wednesday 22nd May.

22 April 2024
Image of Key Stage 3 Scientists Study Life in Miniature

Key Stage 3 Scientists Study Life in Miniature

Our Key Stage 3 Scientists compared animal and plant cells under the microscope in their after-school Science Club.

22 April 2024
Image of Students Challenged in House Launch Week

Students Challenged in House Launch Week

Our House Launch Week officially began on Monday 22nd April with two quizzes for students to complete throughout the week.

28 March 2024
Image of Year 12 Social Scientists' London Learning

Year 12 Social Scientists' London Learning

A trip to London gave Year 12 Social Scientists greater insight in to the legal system and inventor of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud.

27 March 2024
Image of MFL Club to Explore Germany

MFL Club to Explore Germany

After the Easter break, our MFL Club tourists will be immersing themselves in the German culture and language.

25 March 2024
Image of CHS Choir Impresses at Town Hall Concert

CHS Choir Impresses at Town Hall Concert

In March our Choir performed at the Town Hall as part of The Love Music Trust's event showcasing the talent of students in Cheshire East.

25 March 2024
Image of A Great End to the Season for our Netball Teams

A Great End to the Season for our Netball Teams

In March we ended the Netball season with South Cheshire Netball Tournament matches at Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School.

21 March 2024
Image of Another Successful CHS Careers Fair

Another Successful CHS Careers Fair

We welcomed over 40 employers to speak with students from Year 7 to Year 13 at our 2024 Careers Fair.

12 March 2024
Image of MFL Students Enjoy Spanish Culture, Food and Sunshine

MFL Students Enjoy Spanish Culture, Food and Sunshine

Our MFL students enjoyed culture, language, food and, of course, the 20 degree sun on their trip to Málaga in March.

5 March 2024
Image of Spring in a Frame Competition is back!

Spring in a Frame Competition is back!

Our 'Spring in a Frame' wildlife photography competition is back and there are lots of great prizes up for grabs!

5 March 2024
Image of Time for KS3 Students to Design a British Science Week Poster

Time for KS3 Students to Design a British Science Week Poster

As part of our British Science Week celebrations, we're challenging Key Stage 3 students to design a poster on this year's theme of TIME.

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 Sixth Form English Students Enjoy Unique Production Of Hardy Classic

Sixth Form English Students Enjoy Unique Production Of Hardy Classic

Our Sixth Form English Literature students enjoyed a unique 'circus skills' production of Hardy’s Tess of the D'Urbervilles in February.

28 February 2024
Image of Our MFL Club Presents: Una Viagem a Portugal

Our MFL Club Presents: Una Viagem a Portugal

Our MFL Club Year 7 students enjoyed una viagem a Portugal (a trip to Portugal) in February.

27 February 2024
Image of Sixth Form Students Enjoy English Language Conference

Sixth Form Students Enjoy English Language Conference

In February, our Sixth Form English Language students attended an English Language conference to hear talks from a range of eminent linguists.

1 February 2024
Image of Year 10 Rotary Young Photographer Winners

Year 10 Rotary Young Photographer Winners

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

1 February 2024
Image of Year 7 Students Guess the Employers

Year 7 Students Guess the Employers

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

31 January 2024
Image of Post 18 Planning for Sixth Form Students

Post 18 Planning for Sixth Form Students

Our Sixth Form students enjoyed a range of enrichment sessions at the end of January, helping them to plan for higher education, careers and becoming more self sufficient.

30 January 2024
Image of A Fantastic Opportunity for our Year 10 Scientists

A Fantastic Opportunity for our Year 10 Scientists

Thirty of our Year 10 Scientists learned more about the wonderful world of Science at GCSE Science Live in January

29 January 2024
Image of A Second Hamilton Opportunity for Students

A Second Hamilton Opportunity for Students

In January a second group of our Year 8-13 Performing Arts students were lucky enough to watch Hamilton at the Palace Theatre in Manchester.

22 January 2024
Image of Congleton Sixth Form Students Make History

Congleton Sixth Form Students Make History

Sixth Form students from Congleton High School enjoyed great success in the first ever Congleton Sixth Forms History Essay Competition.

18 January 2024
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Apprenticeship Opportunity for Year 12 Students

In January a group of our Year 13 Sixth Form students took part in a Mock Assessment Centre Day run by The Cheshire and Warrington Pledge at Shrigley Hall

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 PE Extracurricular Timetable has Lots to Offer

PE Extracurricular Timetable has Lots to Offer

Our latest PE extracurricular timetable has lots on offer for students this half term

9 January 2024
Image of Students Delighted with High School Musical Announcement

Students Delighted with High School Musical Announcement

High School Musical has been revealed as the CHS 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.

21 December 2023
Image of Zachary's Guess Wins the Prize!

Zachary's Guess Wins the Prize!

Year 7 Zachary J made the winning guess in our Christmas LRC Competition to guess the total number of pages in the book snowman.

19 December 2023
Image of GCSE German Students get a Taste of Germany in Manchester

GCSE German Students get a Taste of Germany in Manchester

Our GCSE German students were able to get a taste of German Christmas Markets when they visited the Christmas Markets in Manchester in December.

14 December 2023
Image of Year 9's Big Arts Day

Year 9's Big Arts Day

In December, our Year 9 students spent a full day exploring their creativity and produced some amazing artworks as a result

7 December 2023
Image of Drama Students Experience Hamilton at the Palace

Drama Students Experience Hamilton at the Palace

Year 9 and Year 10 Drama students visited The Palace Theatre in December to see Hamilton live.

17 November 2023
Image of Year 8 Rugby's 7-2 Win Levels Up Congleton Cup

Year 8 Rugby's 7-2 Win Levels Up Congleton Cup

Our Year 8 Rugby team's win against Eaton Bank enabled us to level up the Congleton Cup series.

16 November 2023
Image of A Christmas Carol for Year 10 and Year 11

A Christmas Carol for Year 10 and Year 11

In November we welcomed actors from Quantum Theatre who performed "A Christmas Carol," for Year 10 and Year 11.

15 November 2023
Image of Great Football Result for Year 8 and 9

Great Football Result for Year 8 and 9

Our Year 8 and Year 9 Footballers finished second overall in their November matches at Shavington with 3 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss.

14 November 2023
Image of Paris Inspires CHS Artists

Paris Inspires CHS Artists

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

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

"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.

2 November 2023
Image of Speedy Careers Opportunity for Year 8

Speedy Careers Opportunity for Year 8

As part of our ongoing Careers programme, our Year 8 students took part in a Speed Networking event in November.

1 November 2023
Image of Students Enjoy Brand New Refectory

Students Enjoy Brand New Refectory

Our brand new refectory is now up and running and students are able to enjoy break and lunch in one of our two dedicated facilities!

30 October 2023
Image of Year 7 and Year 8 Scientists Explore the Past, Present and Future

Year 7 and Year 8 Scientists Explore the Past, Present and Future

Our Year 7 and Year 8 Scientists visited Jodrell Bank to gather information for their Space and Light and Sound topics.

19 October 2023
Image of The Lights are on in Manufacturing Club

The Lights are on in Manufacturing Club

Our Key Stage 3 students have designed and made some fabulous lamps in our after school Manufacturing Club

19 October 2023
Image of #TeamCHS Continues Winning Streak

#TeamCHS Continues Winning Streak

What a great way to finish off the half-term, with wins for our Netball and Football teams.

17 October 2023
Image of Calling Budding CHS Chefs

Calling Budding CHS 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.

22 September 2023
Image of Year 8 Enjoy Engineering with Lego

Year 8 Enjoy Engineering with Lego

A group of Year 8 students enjoyed a LEGO event in September, making a robot and using computer code to make it move and hop.

12 September 2023
Image of CHS Alumna, Emily, Now Junior Doctor at Royal Stoke

CHS Alumna, Emily, Now Junior Doctor at Royal Stoke

We were very proud to learn that CHS Alumna, Emily Hepting, is now a Junior Doctor at Royal Stoke Hospital.

18 July 2023
Image of Rainy Race for Life Raises £484

Rainy Race for Life Raises £484

Despite poor weather, the #TeamCHS Race for Life runners and walkers raised a fabulous £484 for Cancer Research.

13 July 2023
Image of Key Stage 3 Art Talent on Show

Key Stage 3 Art Talent on Show

Once again there was a wonderful array of artworks on show at our Key Stage 3 Art Exhibition in July.

13 July 2023
Image of Year 12's Interest Sparked at Keele University

Year 12's Interest Sparked at Keele University

Our Year 12 History students had a taste of university life on their recent trip to Keele University

12 July 2023
Image of Celebrating Students' Contribution to School Life

Celebrating Students' Contribution to School Life

We held a celebration breakfast in July with all of our Sports Awards winners and Annie cast and crew members.

11 July 2023
Image of Annie is a Big Hit

Annie is a Big Hit

Our Performing Arts team's production of Annie was an incredible success and also helped to raise almost £500 for The Georgia Leigh Ogden trust!

11 July 2023
Image of Year 11 Learn Skills for Sixth Form

Year 11 Learn Skills for Sixth Form

To help prepare them for Sixth Form, a group of our Year 11 students took part in workshops at Edge Hill University, Lancashire, in July

10 July 2023
Image of Year 11 Celebrate at Shrigley Hall Prom

Year 11 Celebrate at Shrigley Hall Prom

Our Year 11 students celebrated the end of GCSEs and marked the end of their time in the main school with a Prom in July

5 July 2023
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Celebrating Sporting Excellence at CHS

We celebrated students' success in sports including curling, football, clay pigeon shooting and taekwondo at our annual Sports Awards Evening in July.

4 July 2023
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Last STOP Morning of 2022/3

Students engaged in a range of PSHE topics in our final STOP Morning of the academic year.

4 July 2023
Image of Cloudy with a Chance of Wet Feet

Cloudy with a Chance of Wet Feet

Our Year 12 students' river sampling trip turned out to be a very damp event indeed!

3 July 2023
Image of Year 12 Biologists Succeed in Olympiad

Year 12 Biologists Succeed in Olympiad

Congratulations to all our Year 12 students who took part in the UKBC Intermediate Biology Olympiad in June.

28 June 2023
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Sports Day Success!

We enjoyed another fantastic Sports Day this year, with school records broken in both track and field events and a great day had by competitors and supporters alike!

27 June 2023
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Brain Games Teamwork

Students worked "Together in the Pursuit of Excellence" in our Brain Games in June.

20 June 2023
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Award Winning Author Visit

On Monday June 26th, award Winning Football Author, Matt Oldfield, will visit CHS to inspire our Year 7 and 8 students.

8 June 2023
Image of You've Seen the World, Now Watch the Films!

You've Seen the World, Now Watch the Films!

All Key Stage 3 students are welcome to join our International Film Club from 3-4pm every Wednesday in D0-11

7 June 2023
Image of Year 8 Learn the Benefits of Languages

Year 8 Learn the Benefits of Languages

In June, our Year 8 students enjoyed a talk by a team from The University of Liverpool about the life and career benefits of learning languages.

5 June 2023
Image of Year 10 Students win Silver and Bronze in Worldwide Competition

Year 10 Students win Silver and Bronze in Worldwide Competition

Congratulations to all our Year 10 students who took part in the UKBC Biology Challenge and to our eight award winning students.

17 May 2023
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Year 11's Growing Life Skills

As part of their ASDAN qualification, a group of our Year 11 students completed ten hours of work experience in May at The Storehouse Foodbank at New Life Church.

15 May 2023
Image of New Recording and Computer Equipment for Performing Arts

New Recording and Computer Equipment for Performing Arts

We've welcomed delivery of a whole suite of recording and computer equipment for our Performing Arts department and students have been quick to master the new kit.

11 May 2023
Image of Police Talk Helps Keep Students Safe

Police Talk Helps Keep Students Safe

In May we were visited by a team from Cheshire Police who talked with students about the issues of anti-social behaviour and knife crime.

11 May 2023
Image of Annie Cast get Inspiration

Annie Cast get Inspiration

Our Annie casts visited the Regent Theatre in Stoke-on-Trent in May to watch Jodie Prenger as Miss Hannigan direct from the West End production of the musical.

4 May 2023
Image of 7MHT Triumph at the Year 7 Inter-Form Tournament

7MHT Triumph at the Year 7 Inter-Form Tournament

Congratulations to 7MHT who were the winners of our Inter-Form Tournament in May.

3 May 2023
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Annie Tickets Go on Sale

Tickets for our Performing Arts summer production of Annie the Musical go on sale from 10am on Friday 5th May.

2 May 2023
Image of MFL Club World Tour Arrives in China

MFL Club World Tour Arrives in China

As part of their world tour of languages, our MFL CLub students enjoyed trying their hand at Mandarin number characters and Pinyin in April.

25 April 2023
Image of Exciting Times Ahead

Exciting Times Ahead

Work has now begun on both of our new builds so we are well on the way to our brand new teaching block and new dining facility!

21 April 2023
Image of A Rocky Reward for Year 9

A Rocky Reward for Year 9

In April our Year 9 students were rewarded with a day of rock climbing and abseiling in the Peak District.

21 April 2023
Image of Spring Captured Perfectly by Congleton Children

Spring Captured Perfectly by Congleton Children

We've had some wonderful wildlife images sent in by Congleton school children for the Spring in a Frame photography competition and look forward to sharing them all in our Exhibition on Wednesday 17th May.

17 April 2023
Image of Malta Bound PE Teams Make us Proud

Malta Bound PE Teams Make us Proud

Our Football and Netball teams headed off to Malta for fixtures and fun in the Easter break and, right from the off, made us proud!

30 March 2023
Image of Amelia and Ella's Rotary Young Chef Success

Amelia and Ella's Rotary Young Chef Success

Our budding chefs, Amelia and Ella, took second and third place in the Rotary Young Chef District Heat in March.

30 March 2023
Image of Man United Victory for Year 8 Boys

Man United Victory for Year 8 Boys

Our Year 8 Boys Football team triumphed in the Manchester United Competition in March and are through to the finals in June.

29 March 2023
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Year 8 Students Earn RESPECT

Congratulations to our eight Year 8 students who graduated from the Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service RESPECT course in March

29 March 2023
Image of Joseph's Poster Takes Top Spot

Joseph's Poster Takes Top Spot

Joseph P's fantastic 'Tracking the Links' poster won first prize in our Science team's British Science Week Connections Poster competition

29 March 2023
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Latest CHS Newsletter Out Now

Our latest Newsletter is out now and packed full of news of our vibrant school community.

28 March 2023
Image of Still Time to Capture the Winning Photo

Still Time to Capture the Winning Photo

There's still time to send in your wonderful wildlife photos for our competition before the Friday 14th April closing date.

23 March 2023
Image of A Powerful and Moving Talk for Year 10

A Powerful and Moving Talk for Year 10

Figen Murray, mother of Martyn Hett, gave a powerful and moving talk to our Year 10 students.

23 March 2023
Image of The #CHS100 Grows Again!

The #CHS100 Grows Again!

We have another eight recruits to our growing #CHS100 Club!

22 March 2023
Image of Allyssa and Maddison's Stunning City Shots

Allyssa and Maddison's Stunning City Shots

Year 10 students, Allyssa and Maddison, submitted photographs from their Art trip to Liverpool to the the Rotary Young Photographer Competition

22 March 2023
Image of Year 7 Tourists for a Day

Year 7 Tourists for a Day

All of our Year 7 students took a holiday from their usual timetable in March and enjoyed our Languages Day.

21 March 2023
Image of Ella and Amelia Learn from the Best

Ella and Amelia Learn from the Best

Local chef, Andrew Bourne, of The Alexandra Court Hotel, shared his culinary expertise with our two Rotary Young Chef competitors, Ella and Amelia

21 March 2023
Image of Ella Awarded Eric Capper Trophy

Ella Awarded Eric Capper Trophy

Year 9 student, Ella M, was awarded the Eric Capper Trophy for taking first place in the local heat of the Rotary Young Chef Competition.

15 March 2023
Image of Celebrating our South Cheshire Netball Champions

Celebrating our South Cheshire Netball Champions

Our Year 7 and Year 8 Netball teams both triumphed in the South Cheshire Netball Tournament in March.

14 March 2023
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Design a Poster for British Science Week

We are challenging Key Stage 3 students to design a Connections themed poster for British Science Week 2023.

6 March 2023
Image of Home Grown Sports Leaders

Home Grown Sports Leaders

A team of PE students attended a Young Leaders event in March to help them learn how to create inclusive sporting activities for fellow students.

6 March 2023
Image of LRC World Book Day Winners

LRC World Book Day Winners

Well done to all the students who took part in our LRC World Book Day competitions and congratulations to our winners.

1 March 2023
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World Book Day Fun at CHS

We have loads of fun activities running at CHS for World Book Day 2023.

28 February 2023
Image of Helping Students Plan for the Future

Helping Students Plan for the Future

Year 12 students were able to get Post 16 ideas and inspiration at the UCAS Discovery Convention in February.

16 February 2023
Image of Introducing our Annie Casts!

Introducing our Annie Casts!

So many students wanted to be part of our Performing Arts team's production of Annie, that we had to cast it twice over! Introducing both casts.

16 February 2023
Image of The Business of Football

The Business of Football

Our Year 12 Business Studies students visited Port Vale FC to learn more about the Business of Football

16 February 2023
Image of An Eggciting Eggsperiment

An Eggciting Eggsperiment

Our Year 12 Psychologists took part in an eggstremely eggciting project this half-term

16 February 2023
Image of Fizztastic Fun in Science Club

Fizztastic Fun in Science Club

Students had great fun making and testing bath bombs in our KS3 Science Club.

9 February 2023
Image of Sixth Form Biologists Investigate Conservation, Education and Rain Forest Preservation

Sixth Form Biologists Investigate Conservation, Education and Rain Forest Preservation

In February our Year 12 Biologists visited Chester Zoo to investigate the role that zoos play in the conservation of species, and learn more about the impact of oil palm plantations on deforestation.

9 February 2023
Image of Students Consider a Career with Bentley

Students Consider a Career with Bentley

The Bentley Early Careers team visited in February to share information on the latest Apprenticeships available with the company.

8 February 2023
Image of Counting Crows (and Other Birds)

Counting Crows (and Other Birds)

Year 7 students counted the birds they could see on our Box Lane site as part of the RSPB Big Schools Birdwatch in February

7 February 2023
Image of Investigating IT Apprenticeship Opportunities

Investigating IT Apprenticeship Opportunities

Digital and Technical Apprenticeship provider, Apprentify, joined us in February to discuss IT apprenticeship opportunities with students.

3 February 2023
Image of NSPCC Number Fun

NSPCC Number Fun

We celebrated NSPCC Number Day at CHS with a variety of Maths-based challenges and lots of cakes and sweet treats!

2 February 2023
Image of Year 7's Guess the Employers Event

Year 7's Guess the Employers Event

In February, our Careers team ran a 'Guess the Employer' event for our Year 7 students, challenging them to ask questions to establish each guest's job role and company.

1 February 2023
Image of Outstanding Sixth Form Netball Team Victory

Outstanding Sixth Form Netball Team Victory

A fantastic 51-1 result for our Sixth Form Netball team in their match with Manchester College.

30 January 2023
Image of Netball Triumph for U13 Team

Netball Triumph for U13 Team

Congratulations to our under 13s team - a 26-4 triumph in the Sisters nSport competition.

18 January 2023
Image of Eco Club will make School Spaces Greener and Cleaner Places

Eco Club will make School Spaces Greener and Cleaner Places

All students are invited to join our new Eco Club, which will run every Tuesday from 3-4pm.

16 January 2023
Image of Valentine's Event for our Year 7 and Year 8 Students

Valentine's Event for our Year 7 and Year 8 Students

Our Year 7 and Year 8 students will be able to enjoy a Valentine's disco in February

16 January 2023
Image of Calling all Student and Staff Swimmers

Calling all Student and Staff Swimmers

We're looking for students and staff to make up teams to take part in the Congleton Rotary Swimathon in March.

12 January 2023
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An Hour Well Spent

As part of their work on block-based programming and problem solving, 7GXT worked on an Hour of Code tutorial of their choice.

12 January 2023
Image of Bring a Scientist to School Day

Bring a Scientist to School Day

We welcomed a group of Scientists in to school in January to enlighted students as to the vast range of careers opened up by studying the Sciences.

8 January 2023
Image of Annie Announced - Auditions Approaching!

Annie Announced - Auditions Approaching!

Annie will be our musical for 2023. Students are invited to take part in two audition workshops in preparation for the auditions.

3 January 2023
Image of It was Strictly Christmas at CHS

It was Strictly Christmas at CHS

At the end of term students enjoyed the CHS version of Strictly Come Dancing, with a fabulous array of 'dancing' styles from the teaching and Senior Leadership teams!

16 December 2022
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Holly's Winning Guess

Congratulations to Year 8 Holly W who won our LRC Christmas Competition.

15 December 2022
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Social Scientists Sent to Prison

Our Sixth Form Social Scientists visited decommissioned HM Prison Shrewsbury in December to get a glimpse in to the life of a prisoner

14 December 2022
Image of Fantastic Performances at our Christmas Showcase

Fantastic Performances at our Christmas Showcase

Our Christmas Showcase really demonstrated what a fantastically talented school of students we have at CHS. What a night!

21 November 2022
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Over £1,200 Raised for BBC Children in Need

Our students raised over £1,200 for BBC Children in Need this year with a range of fundraising activities that included our famous Teacher Gunging!

21 November 2022
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Testifying for the Prosecution

Natalie Carmen of the Crown Prosecution Service met with our Sixth Form A Level Law students in November to talk about her work as a Criminal Prosecutor.

18 November 2022
Image of Othello Theatre Trip Amazes and Inspires

Othello Theatre Trip Amazes and Inspires

A trip to the Lowry to watch Othello in November left Drama students amazed and inspired

17 November 2022
Image of Sixth Form Mathematicians Experience Maths in Action

Sixth Form Mathematicians Experience Maths in Action

A visit to Maths in Action helped our Sixth Form Mathematicians see how Maths can be used in many different ways, from fighting disease to video games and magic!

16 November 2022
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Young Chefs Serve Up Success at CHS

Eight of our students took part in the first round of the Rotary Young Chef Competition in November, producing an array of wonderful dishes.

15 November 2022
Image of Congleton Students Work with Mayor to Tackle Green Issues

Congleton Students Work with Mayor to Tackle Green Issues

We were delighted to welcome the Mayor of Congleton and Eaton Bank students in to school in November to discuss working together to tackle 'green' issues

15 November 2022
Image of CHS Supporting Children in Need 2022

CHS Supporting Children in Need 2022

We'll be supporting BBC Children in Need again this year with a range of fundraising activities

15 November 2022
Image of Young Scientists Save Dr Buchan's Supper!

Young Scientists Save Dr Buchan's Supper!

Our Key Stage 3 Science Club students used their creativity and Science knowledge to keep Dr Buchan's eggs safe!

14 November 2022
Image of Head Students Lay Remembrance Wreath

Head Students Lay Remembrance Wreath

We were very proud to be represented at Sunday's Remembrance Day Parade by our Head Students, Grace K and Ryan C, who laid a wreath on behalf of Congleton High School. 

10 November 2022
Image of Dual Linguists Learn Where Learning Languages Leads

Dual Linguists Learn Where Learning Languages Leads

In November, our dual linguists learned more about how languages can benefit their future career prospects from University of Manchester School Outreach Officer, Sonja Bernhard.

10 November 2022
Image of Shining a Light on A Level Physics Study

Shining a Light on A Level Physics Study

Our A Level Physics students visited the UK's national synchrotron science facility, responsible for researching everything from fossils to jet engines and viruses to vaccines.

10 November 2022
Image of The First CHS Christmas Market

The First CHS Christmas Market

We are very excited to be holding our first Christmas market on Friday 2nd December and look forward to welcoming students, parents, carers, families and the local community to the event.

10 November 2022
Image of Autumn Term Book Blitzers Rewarded

Autumn Term Book Blitzers Rewarded

The winners of our LRC Book Blitzers Competition for the last half-term were 7HM and 7DCH.

7 November 2022
Image of Speed Networking Event Inspires and Informs Year 8 Students

Speed Networking Event Inspires and Informs Year 8 Students

Our Year 8 Speed Networking Event was an invaluable and inspirational opportunity for our students, which gave them really useful information about a wide range of careers and experience of talking with employers.

7 November 2022
Image of Rebecca Sees her Future in Parliament

Rebecca Sees her Future in Parliament

Hoping to pursue a career in politics, our Year 13 student, Rebecca J, had the amazing opportunity to spend a day in Parliament over the half-term break.

3 November 2022
Image of City Shots Boost GCSE and A Level Portfolios

City Shots Boost GCSE and A Level Portfolios

A trip to Liverpool provided our GCSE and A Level Photography students with some great images for their portfolios.

2 November 2022
Image of Au revoir to France and Ciao to Italy!

Au revoir to France and Ciao to Italy!

For the rest of term, our MFL Club students will be able to explore the language, culture and food of Italy.

21 October 2022
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Halloween Fun in the LRC

It was spooktacular in the LRC before the half-term break, with students enjoying a range of Halloween activities .

4 July 2022
Image of Mr Ainsley's Summer Fair Hair Promise

Mr Ainsley's Summer Fair Hair Promise

Mr Ainsley has promised to shave his head if Year 10 can raise £1,200 at their Summer Fair on Wednesday 6th July

29 June 2022
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A Shared Pride in CHS

Our wonderful LGBTQ+ Ambassadors ran a Pride Stall in June to raise funds for two LGBTQ+ charities.

28 June 2022
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A New Look Sports Day

Our Sports Day and Alternative Sports Day this year meant that we had something to suit everyone and students really worked together as form groups and as a school community. 

17 June 2022
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Year 10 Geography Students Evaluate Effects of Regeneration

In their June fieldtrip, our Year 10 Geography students travelled to Salford Quays to evaluate the environmental quality of Salford Quays to see if the regeneration has improved it.

13 June 2022
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Court Outing

Seven of our students visited Crewe Magistrates Court in June as part of their ASDAN course, giving them a unique insight in to the role of Magistrates and the court.

25 May 2022
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At the Heart of a Historic Political Moment!

A trip to London led to a live appearance on the BBC lunchtime news for some of our A Level History and Politics students! Their visit to Westminster coincided with the release of the Sue Gray report, placing them right at the very heart of a historic political moment!

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