The Whitehaven Academy News Update – December 2018
Year 7 students attended their second live theatre performance on Wednesday 18th December, as part of the Start Arts programme. Students visited Rosehill Theatre to watch ‘Mrs Lutwige and the Magic of the North Pier Lighthouse’, which is a magical storytelling adventure that the students thoroughly enjoyed! In the Spring Term, they will use insight…
Last night students from all year groups came together in an extravagant showcase of talents and a sneak preview of our 2019 Rock Challenge performance. The Christmas Fair beforehand included stalls from local businesses and attracted many to look around and enjoy festive refreshments. The raffle was fantastic and we’d like to say a massive…
Rationale: This intervention plan is designed for intensive intervention sessions rather than coursework catch up, the idea is that you attend a short intensive session based on one aspect of the course and are given some practice work to follow up after. Sessions will be targeted through use of QLA and PLC’s to ensure you…
Well done to all involved in raising money for Children in Need 2018. An amazing £478.92 was raised.
Students and staff embraced the festive sprit today and donned their Christmas Jumpers to raise money for charity. Thank you to everyone who took part and especially to those who donated even though they didn’t wear their jumper; we’ve raised just over £130 for Save the Children.
The choir were able to visit West House in Whitehaven on Wednesday 12th December, to entertain the residents with some Carol Singing. The choir were fantastic and are looking forward to their next opportunity to sing for the community at Bethel House on Monday.
Year 7 Rugby Victory Our Year 7 Rugby team played their 2nd game of the season against Workington on Tuesday. The boys played incredibly well and won with a score of 38-8. Thanks to Hensingham Rugby Club for allowing the match to take place on their pitch.
On 1 December 2018, Cumbria Education Trust (CET) became the proud sponsor of TWA. CET is now looking ahead with a focus on a brighter future for students and staff.
The first fundraiser this year was our Bingo night on Wednesday, 7 November, we raised £400 from the Prize Bingo and Raffle.