Melland High School Shortlisted In TES Awards

01 May, 2015

Melland High School has been shortlisted by the Times Educational Supplement (TES) Awards for its exceptional performance as a special educational needs school. Celebrating their seventh year, the TES Awards recognise teachers and support staff who constantly strive to advance current levels of education through commitment, quality and innovation. Melland has been recognised in the […]

North West Schools Provide Heels 4 Hearts

25 March, 2015

Students and staff at schools from the Bright Futures Educational Trust are taking part in Good Morning Britain’s ‘Heels 4 Hearts’ campaign, as part of a national effort to improve awareness of cardiovascular health. ‘Heels 4 Hearts’, supported by the British Heart Foundation (BHF), aims to provide every secondary school in the UK with CPR […]

Melland High School selected to play with NBA ahead of global tour

08 October, 2013

Students at Melland High School were specially selected to play basketball with the NBA this week, as part of the Special Olympic programme which supports children and adults with learning difficulties and disabilities. Melland High School, a special educational needs school which is part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust, played in the ‘Unity Game’ […]

East Manchester students win national cheerleading award

30 July, 2013

A cheerleading team from Melland High School, part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust, has won a prestigious UK Cheerleading Association award at a championship held at the National Cycling Centre in Manchester. The Melland High cheer squad came top of the disability category with a performance so captivating it prompted one of the judges […]

Manchester teachers visit China to share SEN best practice

07 May, 2013

Two teachers from Melland High School, an outstanding SEN school, part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust, have visited a school in China to exchange best practice in teaching young people with special needs. Sheila Durdey, Teacher of PSHCE at Melland and Zoe Edgar, Head of Key Stage 3, visited Hadian Special School in Beijing […]