British Biology Olympiad

Westholme students’ success in the Biology Olympiad

This annual competition, organised by the Society of Biology and open to the top A level Biologists, had around 4000 entries this year.   It consists of 90 multiple choice questions testing all areas of Biology, including those not taught at A level and is designed to challenge the most able students.

The following Westholme Upper Sixth students  achieved an Award:


Romana Alli, Emily Buckley and Rabia Karim

Highly commended

Maaham Ahmed

Bronze medals

Kirsty Campbell and Pritika Datta, who received their medals at a presentation ceremony at the Royal Society in London (pictured below).