Art club on Thursday evening was even busier than usual this week as Year 9 Art students were invited to attend workshop sessions as a reward for all their efforts in class.
Thursday saw the annual Stonyhusrt U9-U14 mixed gala against Stonyhurst Saint Mary’s Hall.
The Year 8 Latin students have worked hard to design, build and decorate a Roman villa, based upon what they have been studying in lessons.
Year 9 students took part in the National Enterprise Challenge on Tuesday 28th January.
On 19th January, team ‘Give it Some Welly Westholme’ competed in their second British Dressage Quest competition.
Chinese New Year has been celebrated in style at Westholme this week.
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.