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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.

French Trip

40 students and 4 teachers met very early on the morning of Friday 12th July to embark on a 4-day visit to the French capital!

Germany Trip

On Thursday 11th July, Mrs Buckley, Mrs Bowker and Mr Cornwall took 27 Year 8 and Year 9 pupils to the Rhineland in Germany.

Will Couch

We are extremely proud of student Will Couch for performing so well at the Independent Schools Football Association camp.

England Hockey Call Up

Congratulations and well done to Year 9 students, Amy Dixon and Ruby Williams, who have both been selected for the U15 England Hockey Performance Pathway Programme.

Mathematics Masterclass Day

Hollie Cubbon and Harry Smith (Year 9) were invited by the UK Mathematics Trust to attend the Mathematics Masterclass Day on Saturday 8th June.

Arkwright Sponsorship

Congratulations to Theo Cains (Year 11) who is the first Westholme student to be awarded an Arkwright Scholarship.