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Gold Quality Mark for History

Westholme’s History department received some fantastic news yesterday when they were informed they had been awarded the Gold Historical Association Quality Mark. The Quality Mark (QM) is an award that recognises the excellence of history provision in a school. The QM assesses and values the history provision of the teacher, their department and the school and what is being offered to young people.

Gold D of E Award

Congratulations to former student, and current teacher, Emma Thompson, who collected her Gold D of E award yesterday.

Westholme Winners!

The annual Westholme Association Family Quiz and Bingo Night was hosted at Blackburn Rugby Club once more.

Kit Sponsorship

We are delighted to have been announced as the sponsors for the Lostock Hall U13 Whites Football Team.

Keep on Running!

A magnificent afternoon of Cross Country at the picturesque Sedbergh Prep School in Cumbria.

Macmillan Charity Cake Sale

Today the students and staff across the School took part in a charity cake sale to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support, with the help of Thomas Franks who supplied all of the delicious treats.

European Day of Languages

Once again, the students and staff at across all sites celebrated the European Day of Languages with a wide range of exciting activities and entertainment.

Award Winner

On Tuesday Mrs Barnett was thrilled to  go to the Blackburn College  FE Star Awards where our very own Miss Cowgill won the EYFS Apprentice of the Year award.

Society of Heads

We are proud to announce that our Principal Lynne Horner has been elected as Chair of the Society of Heads for the year 2018 – 2019.

Food, Glorious Food

At Westholme School, it is believed that a healthy mind and body are vital to success at school and developing a commitment to a healthier lifestyle will be of lifelong benefit to the pupils.

Hockey Summer Camp 2018

This summer we introduced Hockey Camp 2018, where boys and girls from Years 6 -10 took part in coaching drills and games tailored to every player’s needs.

Summer Swim Camp 2018

Following on from the success of previous Swim Camps, this summer we decided to host two weeks of energetic sporting activities at the summer Swim Camp 2018.