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 […]

Science experiments across the Trust!

26 April, 2019

We have recently seen British Science Week have quite an impact on our staff and students. Budding scientists at CMA dissected lungs and eyes, made slime, wrote about potion-making, took part in educational trips and welcomed Manchester University, who hosted a Flash Bang Extravaganza for CMA and Rushbrook pupils. At South Shore meanwhile, the entire […]

Happy 10th Birthday, Melland Studio

13 December, 2018

A happy 10th birthday to the superb studio at Melland. The Media Studio is focused on serving the needs of our staff and pupils by providing them with the opportunity to use technology in effective and creative ways. This involves providing the tools, making those tools accessible to the whole school, and encouraging their use […]