• “This is an exciting chapter in the school's history as we strive to ensure that every child is fully equipped to meet the ever-changing demands and opportunities of a rapidly developing 21st Century”


  • “Since the last inspection, your vision and ambition for the school have transformed it into a place where students flourish and gain the qualifications they need for the next stage of their education, training or workplace.”

    Ofsted 2015

  • “You have taken decisive action to ... make the further improvements needed to make the school outstanding.”

    Ofsted 2015

  • “In addition to qualifications, you focus on nurturing student talent in sport, music and the arts, and on developing (students) into well-rounded young people with the essential personal qualities and skills needed for adulthood.”

    Ofsted 2015

  • “Moulsham High School challenges and stretches the high-achievers and supports those who need some extra help, providing a well-rounded education whilst never losing sight of the needs of the individual or the community as a whole.”

    Chair of Governors


Welcome to Moulsham High School

Moulsham40Moulsham High School welcomes students, staff and visitors of all backgrounds.

I am delighted to welcome you to the Moulsham High School website.  Whether you are a current or prospective parent, or you are considering applying for a job with us, I hope you will find our website helpful and informative.  Please also feel free to contact us directly on 01245 260101 if you require further information about the school or would like to arrange a visit to see first-hand what we have to offer.

Moulsham is a very successful 'Leading Edge' 11 to 18 school where students and staff feel happy and safe.  We are very proud of our school and we would be delighted to show you around our wonderful, picturesque site with fantastic, modern facilities where you will see students and staff working together in harmony.

Ethos and Values:

Moulsham High School is first and foremost a place of learning, 'where people Enjoy, Enrich and Achieve'.  Our ethos is for students of all abilities and backgrounds to feel valued so that they are able to reach their full potential.  They:

  • ENJOY coming to school and learning experiences available to them
  • Are ENRICHED with a wealth of opportunities inside and outside of lessons and the curriculum, so that all talents are identified and nurtured
  • ACHIEVE high standards:
    • academically, in terms of examination results;
    • personally, through their respect for others and their environment;
    • socially, through their contribution to the life of the school and wider community. 


Mr. M. Farmer, Headteacher

  • Positively MAD Presentation - 21st Febr...

    21st February 2017

    Due to the overwhelming positive feedback from previous parents and students who have attended a workshop/presentation; 'Positively MAD' have been invited back to MHS.

    Revision Tips

    18th January 2017

    Year 11 students should be increasing their revision in advance of the forthcoming exams. Here are a few helpful revision tips which may help students and parents.

  • Year 11 German Revision Information

    17th January 2017

    Attention all Year 11 Students; Please take a look at the attached German Revision Information, including some very useful websites to visit, to practise reading and listening skills. Keep up the revisio...

    Harry Potter Film Night - Library

    16th January 2017

    Lights, Camera, Action! It's time for a Library Film Night! 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' will be screened in the School library at 3:30pm on the 2nd of February.

  • Are you interested to find out how to g...

    12th January 2017

    Come along to the Essex & Thames Primary SCITT event on the 12th January 2017 at Moulsham High School to find out more - from 4.30pm - 8pm. There will be teacher training providers and teachers available ...

    Sixth Formers Prepare Christmas Party f...

    6th December 2016

    Sixth Form students at Moulsham High School have been busy organising the Annual Christmas extravaganza of fun, food and entertainment for the students of Thriftwood School, which will include a special vi...

  • Siberian Husky Racing

    5th December 2016

    Well done to James, a Year 7 student, who did amazingly well when he competed in the Siberian Husky Club Race in Cranwich. James won 2nd place, only 2.5 seconds away from 1st place.

    BBC Project Micro:bit Commences

    5th December 2016

    The Computing Department at Moulsham High School is very excited to be commencing a project called the ‘Micro:bit’; a project run by the BBC.