Last weekend saw 28 Year 11 students venture to White Peak in Derbyshire to complete their Bronze Final DofE Expedition.
On Tuesday Mrs Barnett was thrilled to go to the Blackburn College FE Star Awards where our very own Miss Cowgill won the EYFS Apprentice of the Year award.
Congratulations to Year 8 student, Lara Ingram-Weston who competed in the Cadence Tri, Junior Triathlon in Wales at the weekend.
On Friday, the students attended their first House Assembly and met their Heads of House and House Captains.
During the summer holidays, Year 9 student, Finlay Testa represented the school at County level.
Congratulations to former students, Eloise Mackay and Alex Schofield, who have both been awarded a Peel Scholarship.
Following a successful season playing for Burnley FC academy and the school U14 football team, Will Couch was selected to represent the Independent Schools FA (ISFA) U15 national team during the summer break.
On the first day of the academic year our Upper and Lower Sixth students enjoyed a challenging trip to the Anderton Centre in Chorley.
We are proud to announce that our Principal Lynne Horner has been elected as Chair of the Society of Heads for the year 2018 – 2019.
At Westholme School, it is believed that a healthy mind and body are vital to success at school and developing a commitment to a healthier lifestyle will be of lifelong benefit to the pupils.
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.
This summer we introduced Hockey Camp 2018, where boys and girls from Years 6 -10 took part in coaching drills and games tailored to every player’s needs.
Here is our report on yet another very enjoyable and successful Summer Choir Tour.
The children in Nursery have been very adventurous this summer with Mrs Holland, our Forest School teacher.
Amidst another year of huge national GCSE reform, Principal Lynne Horner is very pleased with the results at Westholme.
The Upper Sixth have achieved a wonderful set of A Level results with a 100% pass rate across all subjects. Spirits are high in the Common Room as the students and parents come in to collect their envelopes.
Last week the Pre School children and Nursery children enjoyed a fun craft afternoon on their transition visit to Westholme.
Following on from the success of previous Swim Camps, this summer we decided to host two weeks of energetic sporting activities at the summer Swim Camp 2018.
Winning the quality mark for Nursery and Infant School