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Harvest Festival

Last Friday, there was a special assembly for children in Year’s 3 & 4 to celebrate the Harvest Festival at the Junior School.

Like a Rainbow Shining

This term, the Junior School children have learnt and recorded the song ’Like A Rainbow Shining’ which was composed by Will Todd at the start of lockdown.

Amazing Art by Year 3

Over the course of the lockdown period, Mr Sutcliffe has been working on putting together some Amazing Art tutorial videos to keep the children in his classes busy.

Mayan Masks

As part of their study of the Mayan civilisation in history this term, Year 5 have designed and made some Mayan event masks which would have been worn during special ceremonies and to ward away evil spirits.

Focus on Year 5 Home Learning

Year 5 have been busy planning, researching, creating and investigating in a range of subjects in recent weeks, and the results have been amazing!

Year 4 DT Sandwiches


As part of their work in DT, the children in Year 4 had to design and make a healthy sandwich. This has kept them all very busy. First up is George who sent in a fantastic video of him building his sandwich in his kitchen at home. We hope you like the look of their creations.

Music Success for Anvitha

Congratulations to Year 3 student, Anvitha Reddy, who has been accepted onto the prestigious Saturday Music College at the Junior Royal Northern College of Music.

ESSA Swimming Gala

Four intrepid Year 6 swimmers represented Westholme at the ESSA National Qualifiers at Everton Park in Liverpool.

Year 5 African Drumming

The boys and girls in Year 5 enjoyed a fabulous interactive African drumming workshop with specialist, Mr Ian Bamford today.

Year 5 trip to Tatton Old Hall

On Wednesday 11 March, Year 5 enjoyed travelling back to the Tudor times to discover what life would have been like at Tatton Old Hall in the 1500s.

Konnie Huq Author Visit

This afternoon we welcomed children’s’ author Konnie Huq to Beardwood Bank to talk to the Junior School children about her first book, ‘Cookie’.