<![CDATA[Manchester High School For Girls News Feed - Latest News]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk%2Fnews%2F%3Fpid%3D3%26amp%3Bnid%3D1 e4education Content Management System (CMS) Version: 4.5 (www.e4education.co.uk) Wed, 7 Oct 2020 15:50:58 GMT Wed, 7 Oct 2020 15:50:58 GMT <![CDATA[ Senior School Virtual Open Evening ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/senior-school-virtual-open-evening On Thursday 1 October we're hosting a live Virtual Open Evening. There's still time to register!

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Thu, 1 Oct 2020 11:42:14 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/senior-school-virtual-open-evening
<![CDATA[ Holly Staff follows her dream ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/holly-staff-follows-her-dream Holly Staff has left Manchester High after her Junior Sixth year to take up a tennis scholarship at Vanderbilt University in America.

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Fri, 18 Sep 2020 12:25:11 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/holly-staff-follows-her-dream
<![CDATA[ Packed Lunch Launch! ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/packed-lunch-launch Parents, now that we have been back in school for almost two weeks, we are in a position to review the lunch arrangements for pupils in Years 9, 10 and 11. 

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Thu, 17 Sep 2020 15:55:30 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/packed-lunch-launch
<![CDATA[ Sixth Form Virtual Open Evening ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/sixth-form-virtual-open-evening On Tuesday 22nd September we will be hosting a live Virtual Open Evening for Manchester High School for Girls Sixth Form. There's still time to register. 

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Tue, 22 Sep 2020 11:56:09 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/sixth-form-virtual-open-evening
<![CDATA[ Disruption to our telephone lines ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/disruption-to-our-telephone-lines 8 September 2020 @ 16:00
Our phone services have been returned to normal now.  We apologise for the inconvenience caused by this outage.

8 September 2020 @ 11:00
We are currently experiencing problems with our phone lines into and out of the school.  We have engineers working on the problem and hope to resolve the issue soon.  If you need to contact the school, please email  administration@mhsg.manchester.sch.uk or prepreception@mhsg.manchester.sch.uk

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Tue, 8 Sep 2020 17:18:40 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/disruption-to-our-telephone-lines
<![CDATA[ Manchester High girls are celebrating with their proud parents ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/manchester-high-girls-are-celebrating-with-their-proud-parents It’s been an anxious and unsettling few weeks. Finally MHSG Year 11 pupils are celebrating with their families and preparing to embark on the next stage of their education.

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Thu, 27 Aug 2020 09:07:05 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/manchester-high-girls-are-celebrating-with-their-proud-parents
<![CDATA[ Manchester High girls celebrate the next stage in their exciting journeys ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/manchester-high-girls-celebrate-the-next-stage-in-their-exciting-journeys Today’s A-level results, released in a cloud of controversy, are harder to embrace than in previous years, however, Senior Sixth students of Manchester High School for Girls, are already celebrating the next step in their plans for the future.

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Thu, 27 Aug 2020 09:03:55 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/manchester-high-girls-celebrate-the-next-stage-in-their-exciting-journeys
<![CDATA[ Summer Holiday Office Hours ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/summer-holiday-office-hours During the summer holidays, the school office will normally be open Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm to respond to telephone queries and emails, except for the dates shown below:

Monday 13th to Friday 17th July - CLOSED

Monday 27th to Friday 31st July - CLOSED

Monday 31st August (bank holiday) - CLOSED

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Thu, 13 Aug 2020 16:14:41 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/summer-holiday-office-hours
<![CDATA[ Welcome back Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/statement-school-closure-covid-19 It has been lovely to see pupils in Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 enjoying life in school again.  We are so impressed with how quickly they have adapted to all the new arrangements. 

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Thu, 2 Jul 2020 12:04:41 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/statement-school-closure-covid-19
<![CDATA[ Black Lives Matter ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/black-lives-matter Thu, 11 Jun 2020 18:56:08 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/black-lives-matter <![CDATA[ Covid-19 Temporary Closure ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/covid-19-temporary-closure Manchester High School for Girls will be closed to the majority of pupils next week as we move to remote learning. It may be a while before we see them in school, but we know our girls will look out for each other, work hard and find positivity in this time of uncertainty.

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Thu, 2 Jul 2020 12:14:06 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/covid-19-temporary-closure
<![CDATA[ Swapping clothes for sustainability ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/swapping-clothes-for-sustainability Girls proved that sustainability was a high priority as they organised a clothes swap on Friday 13th March.

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Fri, 13 Mar 2020 15:14:32 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/swapping-clothes-for-sustainability
<![CDATA[ Preparatory Department take to the stage ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/preparatory-department-take-to-the-stage Girls in the Preparatory Department joined members of the PTA to officially open the new playground stage.

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Thu, 12 Mar 2020 12:41:58 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/preparatory-department-take-to-the-stage
<![CDATA[ The Jungle Book is a ROARING Success! ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/the-jungle-book-is-a-roaring-success The Preparatory Department’s production of The Jungle Book brought a packed out crowd to their feet on Wednesday 4th March.

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Mon, 9 Mar 2020 15:32:31 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/the-jungle-book-is-a-roaring-success
<![CDATA[ Double National Championship for Evie ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/double-national-championship-for-evie Congratulations to Evie in Year 10 who has claimed a double national title at the Swim England Artistic Swimming (Synchro) National Age Group Championships 2020.

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Mon, 9 Mar 2020 09:37:23 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/double-national-championship-for-evie
<![CDATA[ Remembering Daniella ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/remembering-daniella On Thursday 5th March, staff and students in the Senior School remembered former pupil, Daniella Sciama, on what would have been her birthday.

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Thu, 5 Mar 2020 14:07:11 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/remembering-daniella
<![CDATA[ Sharing stories on World Book Day ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/sharing-stories-on-world-book-day Girls in the Preparatory Department celebrated World Book Day in style as they dressed up as their favourite story characters.

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Thu, 5 Mar 2020 09:52:28 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/sharing-stories-on-world-book-day
<![CDATA[ Prep support Platt Fields Park Bike Hub mural ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/prep-support-platt-fields-park-bike-hub-mural Pupils in Year 5 and 6 are supporting a project to design a mural for the Platt Fields Park Bike Hub.

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Tue, 3 Mar 2020 12:30:12 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/prep-support-platt-fields-park-bike-hub-mural
<![CDATA[ Breakfast with your Daughter ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/breakfast-with-your-daughter Manchester High parents were invited to sample our healthy breakfasts during the annual Breakfast with your Daughter days.

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Mon, 2 Mar 2020 09:48:33 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/breakfast-with-your-daughter
<![CDATA[ Mariella's Prime Minsterial Painting ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/mariellas-prime-minsterial-painting Congratulations to Mariella Kaye who has been selected as the Greater Manchester winner of ‘Your NHS’, a national competition celebrating the launch of Manchester’s new mental health hospital

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Wed, 26 Feb 2020 09:26:49 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/mariellas-prime-minsterial-painting
<![CDATA[ Chief Scout's Platinum Award for Year 11 pupil ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/chief-scouts-platinum-award-for-year-11-pupil Congratulations to Eleanor Rushton-Clarke in Year 11 who has been awarded the Chief Scout's Platinum Award.

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Tue, 25 Feb 2020 09:28:04 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/chief-scouts-platinum-award-for-year-11-pupil
<![CDATA[ Preparatory Department Support NSPCC Numbers Day ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/preparatory-department-support-nspcc-numbers-day On Friday 7th February, girls in the Preparatory Department supported the NSPCC by taking part in their Number Day.

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Mon, 24 Feb 2020 11:03:08 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/preparatory-department-support-nspcc-numbers-day
<![CDATA[ Prep celebrate Chinese New Year ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/prep-celebrate-chinese-new-year On Tuesday 4th February, pupils in the Preparatory Department celebrated Chinese New Year in style with a series of activity workshops.

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Wed, 5 Feb 2020 09:02:57 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/prep-celebrate-chinese-new-year
<![CDATA[ Students fight for equality at global conference ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/students-fight-for-equality-at-global-conference Equality was top of the agenda at Manchester High School for Girls’ annual Model United Nations Conference (MUNHigh) this weekend. 

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Mon, 3 Feb 2020 11:14:09 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/students-fight-for-equality-at-global-conference
<![CDATA[ An Evening to Remember at 'Cabaret' ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/an-evening-to-remember-at-cabaret Musicians and actors from the Senior School took to the stage for a memorable evening of cabaret performances.

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Fri, 31 Jan 2020 15:57:47 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/an-evening-to-remember-at-cabaret
<![CDATA[ ARTiculation success for Ellie ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/articulation-success-for-ellie Ellie Devic in Senior Sixth gave an impassioned and polished presentation on John Waterhouse's Hylas and the Nymphs at Whitworth Gallery on Wednesday 22nd January.

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Tue, 4 Feb 2020 07:24:19 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/articulation-success-for-ellie
<![CDATA[ Alumna wins The Ogden Prize ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/alumna-wins-the-ogden-prize Congratulations to Sejal Dhebri (Class of 2019) who has been awarded The Ogden Prize by the Manchester Geographical Society.

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Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:11:02 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/alumna-wins-the-ogden-prize
<![CDATA[ Pupils set a 'high bar' at Gymnastics Final ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/pupils-set-a-high-bar-at-gymnastics-final Manchester High School for Girls’ gymnasts set a ‘high bar’ at the Milano Gymnastics Regional Finals in Preston on Saturday 18th January.

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Thu, 23 Jan 2020 09:00:23 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/pupils-set-a-high-bar-at-gymnastics-final
<![CDATA[ Insight into Psychology ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/fundraising/futures-and-careers/insight-into-talks/insight-into-psychology On Thursday 6th February 2020 we will be hosting another “Insight into…” careers talk at Manchester High School for Girls.

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Wed, 22 Jan 2020 11:04:59 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/fundraising/futures-and-careers/insight-into-talks/insight-into-psychology
<![CDATA[ Manchester Chinese School support Prep ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/manchester-chinese-school-support-prep The Preparatory Department's preparations for Chinese New Year have already commenced, as eight guests from the Manchester Chinese School visited to decorate the Junior Hall.

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Tue, 21 Jan 2020 15:04:06 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/manchester-chinese-school-support-prep
<![CDATA[ Celebrating 80 Years at Grangethorpe Road during annual Founders' Day Service ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/celebrating-80-years-at-grangethorpe-road-during-annual-founders-day-service Manchester High School for Girls celebrated the history of its Grangethorpe Road home during the annual Founders’ Day Service on Monday 20th January.

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Mon, 20 Jan 2020 13:41:07 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/celebrating-80-years-at-grangethorpe-road-during-annual-founders-day-service
<![CDATA[ MHSG Judged 'Excellent' in ISI Inspection ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/mhsg-judged-excellent-in-isi-inspection Manchester High School for Girls (MHSG) has been judged as ‘excellent’ by the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI). The full report can be read here.

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Tue, 14 Jan 2020 08:02:57 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/mhsg-judged-excellent-in-isi-inspection
<![CDATA[ Join us in June for Mrs Hewitt's Bingo Lingo ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/join-us-in-june-for-mrs-hewitts-bingo-lingo Join us on Saturday 27th June as parents and alumnae come together for our brand new summer event!

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Tue, 21 Jan 2020 08:50:22 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/join-us-in-june-for-mrs-hewitts-bingo-lingo
<![CDATA[ Superstar violinist performs on the national stage ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/superstar-violinist-performs-on-the-national-stage Superstar Sixth Form violinist Christina Maxfield has had a busy Christmas break after successfully auditioning for the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. 

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Tue, 7 Jan 2020 11:56:15 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/superstar-violinist-performs-on-the-national-stage
<![CDATA[ Christmas Closure ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/christmas-closure Manchester High School for Girls will be closed from 12 noon on Monday 23rd December until 8:30am on Thursday 2nd January 2020. There will be no access to the premises during these times.

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Wed, 18 Dec 2019 12:17:17 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/christmas-closure
<![CDATA[ 2019: Senior School Year in Review ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/2019-year-in-review As we approach the end of 2019, there is lots to reflect on here at Manchester High. Here are some of our Senior School highlights from the last 12 months.

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Wed, 18 Dec 2019 10:41:25 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/2019-year-in-review
<![CDATA[ Sasha Scores for England ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/sasha-scores-for-england Congratulations to Sasha McTiffin in Year 10, who captained England Women’s Under 16s against Ireland on Sunday. After a long game, Sasha scored in the final minute to equalise the game – a fantastic result!

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Tue, 17 Dec 2019 11:16:04 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/sasha-scores-for-england
<![CDATA[ Father Christmas visits the Preparatory Department ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/father-christmas-visits-the-preparatory-department It has become a Manchester High tradition for Father Christmas to visit the Preparatory Department during the last week of the autumn term and this year was no different.

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Mon, 16 Dec 2019 15:47:02 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/father-christmas-visits-the-preparatory-department
<![CDATA[ Christmas Carol Service at St Ann’s ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/christmas-carol-service-at-st-anns Teachers, parents and former staff joined members of the public for Manchester High School for Girls’ Christmas Carol Service at St Ann’s Church on Friday 13th December.

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Mon, 16 Dec 2019 10:36:24 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/christmas-carol-service-at-st-anns
<![CDATA[ Year 8 take on The National Enterprise Challenge ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/year-8-take-on-the-national-enterprise-challenge On Thursday 12th December, girls in Year 8 took part in The National Enterprise Challenge, the UK’s largest business competition.

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Mon, 16 Dec 2019 09:17:08 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/year-8-take-on-the-national-enterprise-challenge
<![CDATA[ Prep Choir perform at Carols in the City ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/prep-choir-perform-at-carols-in-the-city Members of the Preparatory Department Choir made the short trip to Manchester Cathedral on Thursday 12th December to raise money for the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital Charity.

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Fri, 13 Dec 2019 15:28:49 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/prep-choir-perform-at-carols-in-the-city
<![CDATA[ Year 9's World War One Research Project ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/year-9s-world-war-one-research-project Pupils in Year 9 had their learning brought to life on Wednesday 4th December as they took part in a series of workshops about British Jews in World War One.

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Fri, 6 Dec 2019 15:35:14 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/year-9s-world-war-one-research-project
<![CDATA[ Swinging into Christmas with the Preparatory Department ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/swinging-into-christmas-with-the-preparatory-department Congratulations to pupils in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 who performed their annual Christmas productions this week.

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Thu, 5 Dec 2019 13:35:54 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/swinging-into-christmas-with-the-preparatory-department
<![CDATA[ Sixth Formers in training to become Lowland Leaders ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/sixth-formers-in-training-to-become-lowland-leaders On Saturday 29th November, three Sixth Form students and one member of staff attended Lowland Leader training at Delamere Forest.

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Mon, 2 Dec 2019 13:50:04 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/sixth-formers-in-training-to-become-lowland-leaders
<![CDATA[ Mission Menstruation: Raising awareness of Period Poverty ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/mission-menstruation-raising-awareness-of-period-poverty Students in Year 10 have developed a project to raise awareness of period poverty throughout the School.

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Wed, 27 Nov 2019 09:23:47 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/mission-menstruation-raising-awareness-of-period-poverty
<![CDATA[ Dine with your Daughter ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/dine-with-your-daughter Manchester High’s youngest pupils welcomed their parents to the dining room last week for the annual ‘Dine with your Daughter’ days.

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Tue, 26 Nov 2019 13:45:16 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/dine-with-your-daughter
<![CDATA[ Sensational Sister Act! ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/sensational-sister-act This year’s sell-out production saw the hall transformed into a 1970’s convent, as pupils performed the hit musical, Sister Act.

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Fri, 22 Nov 2019 23:15:37 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/sensational-sister-act
<![CDATA[ Insight into Ethics and Sustainability ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/fundraising/futures-and-careers/insight-into-talks/insight-into-ethics-and-sustainability On Monday 16th December we will be hosting another “Insight into…” careers talk at Manchester High School for Girls.

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Thu, 21 Nov 2019 12:44:47 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/fundraising/futures-and-careers/insight-into-talks/insight-into-ethics-and-sustainability
<![CDATA[ Senior School Admissions: Frequently Asked Questions ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/senior-school-admissions-frequently-asked-questions The Open Event season at Manchester High School for Girls is now reaching its conclusion, so our prospective pupils and their families will be starting to think about our admissions process and the Entrance Assessment Day.

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Wed, 20 Nov 2019 11:54:58 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/senior-school-admissions-frequently-asked-questions
<![CDATA[ Supporting Children in Need ]]> https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/supporting-children-in-need Girls in the Prep, Senior School and Sixth Form swapped their uniform for something a bit comfier on Friday 15th November in support of BBC Children in Need.

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Fri, 10 Jan 2020 11:28:29 GMT https://www.manchesterhigh.co.uk/news-events/latest-news/supporting-children-in-need