Learning on a global level

17 October, 2019

Melland High School is in The Global Scholars Programme for the second time, following a great success last year. The programme is a ‘world classroom’ in which students learn about a specific topic and how it affects their lives and where they live, interacting by email in an ‘e classroom’ with international students, in a […]

Sporting successes to kick off the new school year

26 September, 2019

  We’re not long into the new school year but have already seen a number of great sporting successes from our academies. South Shore’s Year 7 boys’ football team has won its first tournament, while Cedar Mount’s Year 10 girls’ team kicked off the new term brilliantly – and Melland FC has already completed in […]

Expansion at Melland

02 July, 2019

Due to a rise in the number of pupils across the city with complex needs, Manchester City Council is funding exciting expansion projects at Melland High School and other specialist support settings. Melland have had to think creatively and utilising existing office space and the large ground floor multimedia studio, two brand new ground floor classrooms will become available for the […]

BFET Sports Day 2019

19 June, 2019

It was great to join students and staff from across the trust at the BFET Sports’ Day.  Everyone was kept active and engaged throughout the day and there was always something going on to interest and involve our young people. This year, the day was structured around our values.  During the awards ceremony we recognised […]

Creative partnerships

26 April, 2019

Partnering with local businesses and organisations is a proven way to inspire our students and our Trust schools have worked with some of the best across all industries. Melland students demonstrated this recently, by furthering their career aspirations with digital agency The Sharp Project and legendary music venue Band on the Wall. Students were able […]