House Points and Competitions

The students at Moulsham High School are divided into 5 houses:

  • Crompton - named after R.E.B. Crompton, founder of the Crompton Parkinson Works
  • Knight - named after Anne Knight, a social reformer, abolitionist, and a pioneer of feminism
  • Strutt - named after Joseph Strutt, a noted engraver, artist, antiquary and writer
  • Marconi - named after Guglielmo Marconi, founder of The Marconi Company
  • Tindal - named after Nicholas Conyngham Tindal, a celebrated English lawyer

House Points

Students are expected to wear their house badges as part of their uniform, and are encouraged to take part in activities and competitions to win points for their house. At the end of each year, the House Cup is awarded to the house which gains the most points throughout the year.

Students can also gain house points by their academic achievements and behaviour:

  • Effort points
  • Attendance at extra-curricular clubs
  • Progress in end of term reports
  • Behaviour for Learning points
  • Sports Day

Upcoming Events

Department Date Details
MFL Monday 25th March

Comic Relief Bake Off

Cakes can either:

  • Be based on a recipe from another country
  • Be decorated to represent another country

Be as creative as you like!

Bring in your cakes on  Monday 25th March  to the Coffee Bar at the beginning of break

They will be judged and sold for Comic Relief.

Science by Wednesday 3rd April

Egghead Competition

Decorate a hardboiled egg so that it represents a key moment in science or a notable scientist. Hand your egg in to Dr Tripathi by Wednesday 3rd April for your chance to win a £10 Amazon voucher and house points!



Current Standings

  • Crompton 20,738
  • Knight 26,199
  • Strutt 25,553
  • Marconi 25,039
  • Tindal 21,390