Ministerial Visit to Cedar Mount Academy and Melland High School

01 October, 2021

The Baroness Barran MBE (pictured here with Cedar Mount Academy Student Leaders Ahmed and Tiffany) visited two Bright Futures Educational Trust academies, Cedar Mount Academy and Melland High School, on Wednesday 29 September 2021, during her first round of ministerial visits as the newly appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Education. […]

Melland keeps it moving in Manchester Sports Competition

27 May, 2021

Melland Sixth Form students were recently given the fantastic opportunity to access the Annual Inclusion Track and Field competition in Manchester, competing against other schools in the city in a range of events. Organised by Manchester PE Association, the competition ensured that all the athletes, staff and leaders followed strict Covid guidelines so that everyone […]

A truly multicultural trust

24 May, 2021

The last few weeks have seen our students and their families celebrate Eid, VE Day and Africa Day – and our academies have been delighted to join in! For just a taste, here are pictures of Melland students celebrating VE Day with an egg and spoon race and Elmridge students celebrating Eid with a visit from Altrincham […]

Melland Careers Week

29 April, 2021

There are so many options out there for our students and Melland Careers Week highlighted this recently, by bringing in guests from all sorts of industries to show the young learners what it is like in their profession. With talks and demonstrations from post office managers, bakers, animal therapists, hairdressers, nurses and construction engineers to […]

Creativity flourishes

29 January, 2021

While we might not all be able to learn together, this time is showing that we all have lots of creativity in our trust, and it is being demonstrated in many different ways. Melland students have been inspired by Giuseppe Arkimboldo, demonstrating their photography and craft skills by taking images around the school and then creating […]