Headteacher’s blog 06.05.2022

Shwmae, and welcome back to another blog. As always there is plenty to celebrate this week. A special thanks must be given to our Year 10 pupils who have shown impeccable behaviour the last few weeks while sitting their GCSE Mock Exams. Da iawn pawb. 

Celebrating last week's

Classchart Champions

Milford Community Action 2 
MCA 2 are pleased to offer our community the opportunity to gain accredited Level 3 Emergency at Work First Aid Training. The focus of MCA2 is to support families still recovering from multiple lockdowns, who are currently facing challenges and disadvantages caused by the impact of COVID ad the ongoing issues. The course will take place on Monday 9th May at Milford Haven School from 9am – 3.10pm. 
Please contact Jennifer Turner on 01646 690021 or Dayle Gibby on 07562 284457 to book your space. 
Local and Community History Month  
May is Local and Community History Month and to celebrate we showcased some of the fantastic work the MHS Art Club have done to promote our wonderful local history around school. You can celebrate our local history and delve into the stories of our Historic Haven and enjoy the series of Heritage Walking Trails at Milford Waterfront that our very own pupils helped to create. You can download the leaflet here:
https://www.milfordwaterfront.co.uk/…/milford… You could also spark your imagination and transport yourself back in time by visiting Milford Haven Museum who have lots to explore and enjoy.
Year 7 Online Progress Evening
Message for Parents/Carers of Year 7 pupils:
We are evaluating the year 7 online progress evening we us and would be grateful if you could spend a few minutes giving us feedback on the system used. Please complete by Friday 13th May 09.00
Youth Solo Competition Finals! 
Wow, what a performance! Milford Haven School’s very own Dylan Sanders-Swales competed in the Youth Solo Competition Finals on Thursday afternoon and we were very lucky to be share in the journey. Although not a win this time, it is still a fantastic achievement for all involved in this prestigious music event and you should be very proud of yourselves.
Da iawn Dylan!

Hygiene Packs
Once again our hygiene packs have been a huge success. Year 7 collected their packs last Friday and were thrilled with their contents. We still have some packs available so if you didn’t collect yours please see reception with your permission slip. We are proud and humbled to be able to provide these packs to our pupils and community. 

Thank you to the school for giving us these packs for free, there is some cool stuff to keep in our school bags

Year 7 pupil
Parent Partnership Service   
Please see below the overview poster for the summer term Virtual Parent Network Groups.

Summer Enrichment 
The summer Enrichment magazine is now live, follow the link below to find out what clubs, activities and extra curriculars are available during the summer term.


A reminder to Year 11 pupils that exams start on 16th May. Please remember to turn up for your exam 10 minutes early, in the correct uniform and with all of the equipment you need to sit your exam. Keep an eye out on our social media for handy exam revision tools.
Pob lwc pawb. 

Creative Classwork

Some wonderful work produced this week at MHS
Welsh Phrase of the Week

Cymraeg Yr Wythnos

 ‘Faint o’r gloch yw hi?

 ‘What is the time?’


As always, we finish the week celebrating some of our fantastic pupils with Hot Chocolate Friday. Da iawn pawb! 

Please click the link below for full details of our term dates as well as the school calendar. 
A reminder that copies of all the letters we have issued this academic year can be found on the ‘Letters Home’ page of our school website. It is advisable to check this page on a regular basis to ensure that you stay up to date with school information. Link to ‘Letters Home’ website page: https://milfordhavenschool.co.uk/letters-home/
GCSE POD is a fantastic resource which Milford Haven School continues to promote amongst learners and their parents/carers.

GCSE POD holds a wealth of support for a range of subjects, with some content specific for KS3 as well as KS4. Learners are encouraged to use their MHS Google log-in to access the site and start exploring the site which could prove extremely beneficial for our KS4 learners.
Please look at the following parent site tour where you can see what is on offer: https://bit.ly/2P1hJKZ
Young person’s mental health toolkit from HWB.
Below is a link to the young person’s mental health toolkit from HWB, designed for 11 to 25-year-olds. Here you will find six playlists to direct you to a wide range of online resources to help you through the lockdown and beyond. In each of the playlists you’ll find self-help websites, apps, helplines, and more that are here to support your mental health and well-being.
Please remember: if you’re finding it difficult to cope, make sure you speak to someone you trust. Who this might be is different for everyone, but it might include family members or carers, a teacher, a helpline, or a doctor. How you feel is important and lots of people are here to help if you need them.