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
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
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.

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
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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.

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
Image of Oscar Qualifies for British National Championships

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 CHS 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.

12 May 2024
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Science Words of the Week

This week's Science Words of the Week are Metabolism and Substitute.

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.

25 April 2024
Image of Year 10 Scientists Learn About Irradiation

Year 10 Scientists Learn About Irradiation

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

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.

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
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.

28 March 2024
Image of Year 8 Windy Racer Winners

Year 8 Windy Racer Winners

Mrs Fitzsimmons set her Year 8 class a 'windy racer' STEM challenge in March.

28 March 2024
Image of Introducing our New Year 7 Uniform for September 2024

Introducing our New Year 7 Uniform for September 2024

We are excited to introduce our new uniform with a short video and new uniform guide.

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.

25 March 2024
Image of Lara's Consistent Sporting Achievement Wins her Awards

Lara's Consistent Sporting Achievement Wins her Awards

Congratulations to Lara AG, who was awarded The Barbara Murray Cup for Track and Field Endeavour at the Macclesfield Harriers' recent Track and Field Awards.

21 March 2024
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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.

20 March 2024
Image of Year 7 Raise over £100 for Cancer Research

Year 7 Raise over £100 for Cancer Research

Our Year 7 Student Leaders' sweets and cake sale was a great success, raising £120.50 for Cancer research UK in March. 

19 March 2024
Image of Celebrating our High Flying Key Stage 3 Artists

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.

19 March 2024
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A Valuable Careers Opportunity for All Students

It's our Careers Fair on Thursday 21st March and all students will be able to spend time in the school day speaking with some of the 40+ employers taking part.

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

CHS Alumna, Jessica, Helps Students Follow in her Footsteps.

CHS 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.

13 March 2024
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Great South Cheshire Netball Results in March

More great sports results in the South Cheshire Netball Tournament, thanks to our Year 9 and Year 10 Netball teams.

12 March 2024
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March Issue of the CHS Science Bulletin Out Now!

Year 13 Scientist, Ben D, has published the March issue of his Science Bulletin, which is packed full of interesting Science facts and quirky information.

12 March 2024
Image of Year 7 Girls are County Athletics Winners

Year 7 Girls are County Athletics Winners

Our Year 7 Girls Sports Hall Athletics team won their county event in March.

12 March 2024
Image of Sixth Form Geographers Assess Big Business Impact on High Street

Sixth Form Geographers Assess Big Business Impact on High Street

Our Year 12 A' Level Geography students visited Rusholme in March to assess the impact of large corporations on the high street.

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.

12 March 2024
Image of Year 12 Computer Scientists' Tasty Topology Revision!

Year 12 Computer Scientists' Tasty Topology Revision!

Our Year 12 Computer Scientists built some very tasty network topology diagrams in their revision sessions!

7 March 2024
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World Book Day at CHS

Our students enjoyed a wonderful World Book Day this year, with a range of activities designed to encourage them to read for pleasure.

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 Belle Qualifies for Hickstead

Belle Qualifies for Hickstead

Year 8 Belle L qualified for a place in the NSEA Eventers Challenge National Championships at Hickstead in May

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 CHS In English Schools Gala

Oscar Represents CHS 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.

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 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

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

Belle Represents CHS and Qualifies for National Championships

Year 8 Belle L represented CHS 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
Image of Year 12 Biologists Change Congleton Weather

Year 12 Biologists Change Congleton Weather

In order to measure plant transpiration, our Year 12 Biologists created some artificial weather conditions!

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.

12 February 2024
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Portugal Next Stop for MFL Club

After the half-term break the MFL Club students will investigate Portugal with our native speaker, Mrs Currah-Hall.

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.

5 February 2024
Image of Callum Signed to Play for Everton

Callum Signed to Play for Everton

Following an eight week trial, our Year 9 student, Callum L, has been signed to play for the Everton Football Club u14 first team.

5 February 2024
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Another Successful NSPCC Number Day at CHS

Our annual NSPCC  Number Day was a great success again this year with a real focus on Numeracy in all subjects across the school.

4 February 2024
Image of Niamh Wins Acting Award

Niamh Wins Acting Award

Year 13 Niamh M won the 2024 NODA award for 'Best Female Character Youth Performance in an Adult Production' for her role as Bobbie in The Railway Children.

1 February 2024
Image of Tom Darlington (2014-21) Joins CHS Alumni Page

Tom Darlington (2014-21) Joins CHS Alumni Page

We're delighted to welcome Tom Darlington (2014-21) as the newest recruit to our Alumni webpage.

31 January 2024
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PSHE Sessions Keep Students Informed and Safe

Our Year 7 to Year 11 students took part in valuable interactive and age-appropriate PSHE sessions at the end of January, covering Relationships, Health and Wellbeing, and Living in the Wider World.

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

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.

29 January 2024
Image of Ollie Competes in Open Dutch Championships

Ollie Competes in Open Dutch Championships

Our Year 11 student, Ollie P, competed in the Open Dutch Taekwondo Championships at the end of January

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
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

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
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.

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.

15 December 2023
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Breakfast with the Head for Over 160 Students

Over 160 students joined Ms Thurland to enjoy Breakfast with the Head at the end of December.

14 December 2023
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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

13 December 2023
Image of Isaac Achieves Grade 2 Trumpet

Isaac Achieves Grade 2 Trumpet

Year 9 students, Isaac W, passed his Grade 2 Trumpet with flying colours in December

11 December 2023
Image of CHS Students’ Sailing Success

CHS Students’ Sailing Success

Three Congleton High School students celebrated success on the water at Rudyard Lake Sailing Club’s recent annual awards ceremony. 

6 December 2023
Image of MFL CLub Students' Italian Pasta Lesson

MFL CLub Students' Italian Pasta Lesson

As part of their study of the Italian language and culture, our MFL Club students learned how to make a pasta dish using mainly Italian instructions!

4 December 2023
Image of CHS Maths Team CyberFirst Girls North West Winners

CHS Maths Team CyberFirst Girls North West Winners

We were delighted to learn that a team of CHS Maths students were the CyberFirst Girls North West winners.

30 November 2023
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Marble Run Challenge for Science Club Students

Our Science Club students created their own Marble Runs in the after-school sessions in November

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.

20 November 2023
Image of Bright Spark, Lexi, Demonstrates Scholarly Excellence

Bright Spark, Lexi, Demonstrates Scholarly Excellence

Lexi B's work on the Electricity topic in Science was a shining example of Scholarly Excellence.

17 November 2023
Image of Staff Netball Team Celebrate 24-16 Victory

Staff Netball Team Celebrate 24-16 Victory

Our staff mixed Netball team achieved a fantastic 24-16 victory over the Middlewich High staff team in November.

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.

15 November 2023
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Calling the Year 11 Class of 2022-23

Our GCSE Awards Evening will be held at CHS on Wednesday 29th November from 6-7:30pm.

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

13 November 2023
Image of William Volunteers with Royal British Legion

William Volunteers with Royal British Legion

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

13 November 2023
Image of Plane Sailing for Key Stage 3 Scientists

Plane Sailing for Key Stage 3 Scientists

Our Key Stage 3 Science Club students tested their own paper plane designs in November

13 November 2023
Image of Year 9 Scientists Metal Investigations

Year 9 Scientists Metal Investigations

Our Year 9 Scientists have made a great start on their new Metals topic.

12 November 2023
Image of Josh was Squadron Banner Bearer

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.

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.

5 November 2023
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Year 7's Monster After School Art Activities

Our Year 7 Art Club students created great Monster drawings for Halloween.

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.

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.

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