As part of the Fairtrade Foundation fortnight 2020 our pupils have been busy taking part in various activities across the school in support of the charity.
On Sunday 8th March Leiyah, Imogen and Anna competed for the Westholme School dressage team, Give It Some Welly Westholme! at Birtle in Bury.
On Saturday night 5 of our talented students, Olivia, Emilia, Erin, Callum and Jasmine joined Jake Quickenden (I’m a Celebrity and X Factor) and Kristina Rihanoff (Strictly Come Dancing) on stage in their ‘Dance To The Music’ tour at the Lowther Pavilion, Lytham.
Students at Westholme have been celebrating ‘Safer Internet Day’ along with those in over 100 countries around the world.
Year 7 student Grace, has been asked to represent young Macmillans at an event at Lytham Hall.
The Westholme Association Party Night took place on Saturday night at Samlesbury Hall.
On Sunday 2nd February four members of staff and two Sixth Form boys took on Buncer Lane and the Blackburn Winter Warmer 10K.
Today, our Infant, Junior and Senior School students enjoyed a traditional Chinese themed lunch in celebration of Chinese New Year 2020.
Sunday saw the first competition for the school dressage team. Despite the snow and a few last minute edits to the team, we had four students compete.
On Thursday Year 3 and 4 and the Senior Choir had the fantastic opportunity to sing at Stanley House at the Lancashire Christmas Business Network Lunch.
Westholme Dressage Team
Over the last two Friday evenings the ever popular 6-a-side Primary Schools’ Football Tournament took place under our floodlights on the all-weather pitch.
Students at Senior School have been busy filling shoe boxes for the International Aid Trust’s Shoe box Appeal.
All students and staff at Westholme have been helping to raise lots of money for Children in Need today by taking part in numerous activities across our 3 sites.
This weekend and today, students and staff came together to pay solemn tribute to those who have fought or fallen in World War II and other conflicts, both past and present.
Last night, in conjunction with Silverwood Events, we welcomed celebrity chef Marcus Wareing to Westholme School to talk about his latest cook book, ‘Marcus Everyday’.
The annual Magowan Memorial Gala is always a highlight in our calendar. It is an event where we honour the memory of William Magowan and celebrate one of his great passions, swimming. This year was made even more poignant by the fact that it is the 10th anniversary of William’s death.
We are delighted to announce we are the back-of-shirt sponsors for Rovers Ladies.
It has been announced today that Old Westholmian, Seema Kennedy MP is to receive an OBE in Theresa May’s resignation honours list.