On Friday evening our Westholme community gathered to respectfully remember all these events and pay tribute to those who gave their lives in service of their countries.
Year 11 students were given a taste of Sixth form today.
On Saturday 13th October 2018, a team of four Physicists took part in a variety of academic and practical challenges against teams of students from all over the country in the “World Wide Physics Olympics” at Liverpool University.
Today’s House Cross Country event at Senior School was contested with great spirit and tremendous effort.
This week we have been marking Biology Week with events and activities at lunchtimes aimed at inspiring inquisitive minds and future scientists, medics and biologists.
Students at Senior School supported World Mental Health Awareness day today by taking part in various activities in the Learning Resource Centre at lunchtime.
Last Thursday the English Department took Year 10, 11 and Sixth Form Drama students to the Lowry Theatre in Manchester to see the National Theatre’s production of Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’.
A Literary Celebration! – students and staff at Senior School enthusiastically took part in the annual, time honoured traditional Westholme celebration of the written and spoken word.
On Tuesday 2nd October, 35 GCSE and A Level Art and Photography students travelled to London to experience the ever changing world of Street Art.
On Tuesday and Wednesday of this week, the Sixth Form leaders of the Amnesty International Human Rights Group are holding a ‘Children’s Rights to Citizenship’ campaign during lunchtime.
Our student council for the academic year 2018 -19 met for the first time today. The council provides a recognised forum for our ‘student voice’ and we are looking forward to hearing their many and varied ideas going forward.
The summer saw 60 students and 6 staff undertake a month long expedition to Kenya to take part in a life changing adventure that would see everyone grow and develop.
Last night’s Prizegiving Ceremony at King George’s Hall was a wonderful event which saw us celebrate the success of the last academic year.
Congratulations to former students, Eloise Mackay and Alex Schofield, who have both been awarded a Peel Scholarship.
Yesterday, we welcomed our Year 7 and Lower Sixth Form students to school for their own induction day, ahead of the official start of term which is today.
Here is our report on yet another very enjoyable and successful Summer Choir Tour.
A fabulous performance
Get set go…