On Wednesday 15th January, our A Level French students visited Manchester Metropolitan University for an Essay Writing Workshop on the film they are studying this year; La Haine.
Some of our Sixth Form students enjoyed a PSHEE lesson with a difference today. Our Head Chef, Matt Burke and Catering Manager, James Pate, from Thomas Franks hosted a ‘Cooking Basics for University’ session.
The last week of term at Westholme has been full of the joy of Christmas and festive activities galore!
Today, the Schools Working Together group took part in a session being run by Odd Arts regarding Isolation to Radicalisation.
After the success of the Junior School Carol Service last week, the Senior School service took place yesterday evening at Blackburn Cathedral and the festive cheer was there to be felt by all.
On Friday, we welcomed visiting schools from all over Lancashire to join our own students to watch a Spanish play by returning theatre company Onatti Productions.
On Saturday, four students from Years 7 and 8 travelled down to the London Aquatic Centre to compete in the National finals of the English Schools’ Swimming Championships.
Our Year 8 students enjoyed taking part in the Real Game this morning and had an insight into careers, lifestyle choices and working life.
This week, pupils at Westholme Senior School will be participating in numerous events as part of Maths Week England.
This weekend, 12 students from Year 7-11 set off for the Yorkshire Peaks to take part in their own 3 Peaks Challenge.
A tip top afternoon of hockey at Stonyhurst.
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.
On Tuesday 5th November the school cross-country team competed in the English Schools’ Cross-Country Cup at Stonyhurst College.
Our Senior students have once again had an incredible time on annual Boys’ Sports Tour in Madrid.
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.
The Senior House Cross Country event took place today and despite the extremely soggy conditions, it was contested with great spirit and impressive effort from everyone!
Biology week activities have been enjoyed by many students and staff.