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Maths Week England 2019

This week, pupils at Westholme Senior School will be participating in numerous events as part of Maths Week England.

Girls Hockey Tour

On the first morning of Half Term, 31 excited hockey players met at school at 3am ready for 5 day adventure on Westholme’s first overseas sports tour.

Y7 and Y8 Swimming

A huge congratulations to our Y7 and Y8 swimmers who won the freestyle relay at the English Schools Championships which were held in Liverpool earlier this month.

Caitlin Slater

Congratulations to Y11 student Caitlin Slater, who was competing at Senior level at the Scottish Open Rhythmic Championship this weekend in Edinburgh.


Westholme School’s GCSE and A-Level Design and Technology students have been down to the NEC in Birmingham for a TCT Show.

Year 7 PGL Weekend to Winmarleigh

It is expected that the start of the Autumn term should be filled with many Westholme firsts for our Year 7 students.  However this weekend our Year 7’s got to experience a first for Westholme as students, their Form Tutors, Mrs Keanely and Mrs Cowan set off for the inaugural PGL weekend away to Winmarleigh.

Charlotte wins 2019 Guild of Food Writers Competition

Congratulations to Charlotte Corrigan of Year 10, who entered a ‘Write It’ competition (15 – 18yrs) run by Pink Lady Apples and won! Not only did Charlotte receive a certificate, a stack of recipe books and a £100 book voucher, but her story is featured on the cooking magazine website, ‘delicious’.


Students and Staff visited the DIY SOS site at St Silas Church in Blackburn this afternoon to deliver some of our famous Westholme biscuits for the volunteers.