25 March 2024
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CHS Choir Impresses at Town Hall Concert

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

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 CHS artists with our community.

18 March 2024
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CHS 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
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Box Lane Parking Concerns

There have been serious concerns raised again about cars parked on Box Lane at drop off and pick up, which are causing a danger for our students and other road users.

8 February 2024
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Sports Hall Support for Primary Schools

In February we hosted the Sports Hall Athletics County Final Qualifier, welcoming four primary schools for an afternoon of jumping, running and throwing.

1 February 2024
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Year 7 Students Guess the Employers

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

1 February 2024
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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
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Sixth Form Students Speak Out

Year 12 students, Emma, Jamie and Harley, were runners up in the district heat of the 2024 Rotary Youth Speaks Competition

25 January 2024
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A Win for our Badminton Team

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

22 January 2024
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Congleton Sixth Form Students Make History

Sixth Form students from 六合彩最准的网站 enjoyed great success in the first ever Congleton Sixth Forms History Essay Competition.

17 January 2024
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Morrisons Support for our Free Breakfast Club

We were delighted to receive a generous donation of breakfast items and vouchers from Congleton Community Champion, Morrisons.

11 January 2024
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Students and Staff Needed for Swimathon

We're taking part in the Congleton Rotary Swimathon again this year and are inviting students and staff to sign up.

15 December 2023
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A Fantastic Final Food Bank Friday

The third and final week of Food Bank Friday 2023 saw another great聽collection by our Sixth Form students on behalf of The Storehouse Congleton.聽

11 December 2023
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Another Fantastic Food Bank Friday

Thanks to all the CHS families who were able to send in items for our latest Food Bank Friday collection.

1 December 2023
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Food Bank Friday Collection One of Biggest Yet

A big THANK YOU to everyone who was able to contribute to one of our biggest ever Food Bank Friday collections.

1 December 2023
Image of CHS Christmas Market Raises over 拢1500

CHS Christmas Market Raises over 拢1500

Our Christmas Market on Friday 1st December raised a total of 拢1513.76, so thank you to everyone who came along to support the event.

29 November 2023
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Food Bank Friday is Back!

Our Sixth Form students are running Food Bank Friday again, helping to collect items for The Storehouse Food Bank.

23 November 2023
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A CHS Treat for all the Family

Our Christmas Market on Friday 1st December will be the perfect opportunity to treat yourself and all the family.

22 November 2023
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50 CHS Shoebox Gifts for Children Across the World

Thanks to the generosity of CHS families, we collected over 50 shoebox gifts that will be shared with children all over the world at Christmas.

20 November 2023
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William and Amber Volunteer with Santa!

Year 9 William S and Year 7 Amber S worked with the elves to make Santa's sleigh clean and safe for his Congleton rounds.

13 November 2023
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Save the Date for our Christmas Market!

The CHS Christmas Market is back from 4-6pm on Friday 1st December

13 November 2023
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William Volunteers with Royal British Legion

Year 7 student, William AS, raised around 拢600 selling poppies over the Remembrance weekend.

12 November 2023
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Head Students Represent CHS at Town Remembrance Service

Our Head Students and Deputy Head Students represented CHS students and staff at the town Remembrance service 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.

10 November 2023
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CHS Remembers

On Friday 10th November, we took some precious moments to stop and reflect as a school on the great courage and sacrifice of those who have fought for our freedoms.

9 November 2023
Image of Over 拢5,000 Raised in Gee's Memory

Over 拢5,000 Raised in Gee's Memory

We were very proud to be able to present a cheque for over 拢5,000 to The Georgia Leigh Ogden Foundation team聽in November.

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 CHS 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.

12 October 2023
Image of Mental Health Ambassadors Raise Awareness and 拢367.40

Mental Health Ambassadors Raise Awareness and 拢367.40

Our Sixth Form Mental Health Ambassadors raised awareness of Mental Health issues along with a fantastic 拢367.40 for local charity, Visyon with their Mental Health Awareness stall.

10 October 2023
Image of 'Most Improved Boy', Jaime, Shares Tennis Skills with Refugees

'Most Improved Boy', Jaime, Shares Tennis Skills with Refugees

Congratulations to Year 7 Jaime M, who was awarded the 'Most Improved Junior Boy' trophy at Congleton Lawn Tennis Club.

5 October 2023
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Year 11 Students Try Out their Interview Skills

We held our annual Year 11 Mock Interview event in October and students were able to have an authentic interview experience with one of twenty five employers and other volunteer professionals.

28 September 2023
Image of 80 Players Enjoy Netball Matches at Eaton Bank

80 Players Enjoy Netball Matches at Eaton Bank

Our Netball teams enjoyed matches against Eaton bank in September, winning three and losing three matches.

27 September 2023
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Join our Warm, Welcoming School Community

We are recruiting for an HLTA (Maths), a Cover Supervisor and a Cleaner to join our great team of staff at CHS.

18 September 2023
Image of Year 6 Pupils Take Part in our 10th Anniversary Cultural Diversity Day

Year 6 Pupils Take Part in our 10th Anniversary Cultural Diversity Day

We were delighted to welcome 200 Year 6 pupils from primary schools in and around Congleton to our 10th Anniversary Cultural Diversity Day in September.

10 September 2023
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CHS Students Star in The Railway Children

We can't wait to see the Congleton Players' production of The Railway Children, featuring CHS students past and present.

11 July 2023
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Annie is a Big Hit

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

10 July 2023
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Work and Life Experience for Year 12

Over 100 of our Year 12 students took part in work placements in a wide variety of sectors in July.

23 May 2023
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Our Latest Newsletter is Out Now

Get your copy of our latest newsletter to read all about CHS students Achieving Success Together

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.

11 May 2023
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Students - Share Your Thoughts for Positive Change

Cheshire Youth Commission, working in partnership with the Police and Crime Commissioner, is asking our students to share their views on the Commission's key priorities for 2023.

11 May 2023
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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
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Celebrate Success With Us

Success@CongletonHigh.com is our dedicated email address for stories about our students' wonderful achievements out of school.

21 April 2023
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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.

30 March 2023
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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.

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
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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
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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.

22 March 2023
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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

21 March 2023
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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

15 March 2023
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Seventeen Swimathon Superstars

Seventeen CHS students took part in the Congleton Rotary Swimathon, totalling over 700 lengths between them in aid of charity.

28 February 2023
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Your Chance to Get Involved

Our Parents in Partnership (PiP) team are meeting on Wednesday 1st March at 7pm.

14 February 2023
Image of St Valentine's Raffle raises Funds for Georgia

St Valentine's Raffle raises Funds for Georgia

We raffled off three聽fantastic hampers in our St Valentine's Raffle in aid of The Georgia Leigh Ogden Foundation.

13 February 2023
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Still Time to Support our Swimathon Charity Swimmers

Just a reminder that our students are taking part in the Rotary International Swimathon on 11 March and there is still time to support them with sponsorship.

8 February 2023
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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

2 February 2023
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Year 7's Guess the Employers Event

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

31 January 2023
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Students Help the RSPB Count Birds

We鈥檙e taking part in the Big Schools鈥 Birdwatch, part of the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch, in February, helping to record bird numbers in the UK.

31 January 2023
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Louis Helps Prevent Flooding Disaster for his Neighbours

In January, Year 11 Louis K's thoughtfulness helped to prevent his neighbours' homes from flooding.

18 January 2023
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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
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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.

8 January 2023
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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.

14 December 2022
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Fantastic Support for Foodbank Friday

A huge thank you to everyone for their fantastic support with our Sixth Form students' Foodbank Friday appeal.

14 December 2022
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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!

12 December 2022
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CHS Students Awarded for Documenting Congleton History

Congratulations to Joseph, Emily and Holly, who all excelled in the Congleton Museum Young Persons Documenting History Competition.

2 December 2022
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Christmas Market Success

Our first ever Christmas Market was a great success, raising almost 拢1,500 for PiP funds that will enrich students' CHS experience.

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
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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
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Elkie Cooks Up Fundraising Plan

Elkie B used her cooking skills to help raise funds for a local care home

15 November 2022
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Foodbank Friday is Back!

CHS Foodbank Friday is back and we are asking parents, carers and the local community to help us support The Storehouse Foodbank in any way they can.

14 November 2022
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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 六合彩最准的网站.聽

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.

4 July 2022
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Official Launch for Annabel's Bee Garden

We are delighted to announce that the Just Bee Garden, inspired by Year 8 Annabel J's original design, will be officially opened in Congleton Park at 10:15am on Friday 15th July.

17 June 2022
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Great Pride in our School Community

On Wednesday 29th June, our LGBTQ+ Ambassadors are holding putting the fun in fundraising with their Pride Stall event on behalf of Congleton Pride and Switchboard LGBTQ+ helpline.

13 June 2022
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Court Outing

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

7 June 2022
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A Rubbish Idea

Year 12 Rebecca J is on a mission to reduce littering at CHS and has put together an assembly and a great poster competition to help combat the issue.

20 May 2022
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Funding Secures CHS Volleyball Success

A fantastic 拢2,100 donation from health insurance provider, WPA, through its WPA Benevolent Fund, will really help us to continue our Volleyball success at CHS.

18 May 2022
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Recognising and Rewarding Local Talent

Our fantastic Spring in a Frame Wildlife Competition and Exhibition was a great opportunity to showcase the wonderful photographic talents of our local young people whilst raising much needed funds for Ukraine.

13 May 2022
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Lucky Friday 13th for Barney and James

On Friday 13th May, Lynne Evans and Tony Bartley from Congleton Choral Society visited CHS to present Year 9 students, Barney M and James C, with the annual Margaret Williamson Music Bursary Award

11 May 2022
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A Day in the Country

Our Year 10 ASDAN students ventured over to Brereton Heath Local Nature Reserve in May聽as part of their Environmental module.

29 April 2022
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CHS Hosts Congleton Children's Wildlife Competition Exhibition

CHS will host the Spring in a Frame 2022 Photography Competition Exhibition on May 18, and visitors will be able to enjoy all the wonderful images submitted by CHS and Eaton Bank students and primary school pupils from Congleton and surrounding areas.

26 April 2022
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Year 8 Students Earn Respect

We were very proud to watch the Mayor of Congleton present our eight Year 8 students with their Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service Respect Course graduation certificates in April.

21 April 2022
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Year 8's Watery Start to the Summer Term

Year 8's fourth week on the Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service Respect Course turned out to be a very watery one for their course leader, Sean!

17 March 2022
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CHS Careers Fair Success

In March, we held our biggest ever Careers Fair, with over forty exhibiting employers, training and apprenticeship providers and educators arriving on the day to help our young people start to plan their futures.

15 March 2022
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Week Three of Year 8's Respect Course

Our Year 8 students are in the third week of the Fire Service Respect Course and their skills and confidence continue to grow.

8 March 2022
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Well Versed

We were extremely proud that our Year 13 student, Lily S,聽represented us at the official unveiling of the Elizabeth Wolstenholme Elmy statue on International Women鈥檚 Day, reciting her original poem, CW12 2DW.聽

4 March 2022
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Morrisons Support for The Hub

A HUGE thank you to Morrisons聽in Congleton聽for another very much appreciated donation to our wellbeing provision, The Hub.

1 March 2022
Image of The CHS Careers Fair is Back!

The CHS Careers Fair is Back!

The CHS Careers Fair is back, and bigger and better than ever!聽

28 February 2022
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Community Champions

We鈥檇 like to thank the Congleton branches of Morrisons and Co-op who have both provided donations for our wellbeing provision, The Hub.