Money Week Competition

  Send us your recipes! The meal/dish must cost less than £5 to make for 4 people. First prize is a family meal voucher and runners up will have their recipes included in a special CET Cookbook. The closing date for entries is Wednesday, 29 June 2022 Entries can be posted into the box in…

Platinum Jubilee Celebrations at The Whitehaven Academy

Celebrations so far have included a visit from the Mayor, who delivered some Queen’s jubilee badges to our students and a special jubilee lunch hosted by the canteen staff, even the Queen made an appearance! Best of British Music created a celebratory atmosphere, brilliant bunting created by students in Art have decorated the atrium as well…

Mental Health Awareness Week

Which Services are available? Our services are freely available across Cumbria aged 11-18, for more go to: Kooth.com –  Available for children and young people aged 11-18 What support is available? The service is free, safe anonymous and allows instant access to the platform where you can find: Live chat support from mental health professionals…

Beacon Gallery Workshops

‘Students from year 8 and 9 had the opportunity to develop some art work at Beacon gallery working alongside Fine artist Ian Andrews and Professor of Physics from the University of Birmingham, Patrick Knight. Students spent the day developing a range of creative pieces that were interpretations of what they had learned about particle physics.…

Kapow Dance-Circus Performing Arts Workshop

Our year 13 Performing Arts students and year 9 students took part in an excellent workshop this week in our brand-new purpose-built Dance Studio. The workshop was part of the wellness project offered as part of Rosehill Theatre’s Creative Wellness Season in partnership with Copeland Wellness Service. Hosted at The Whitehaven Academy we welcomed a…

Girls Football

A brilliant first home game in the new sports hall for our year 7 and 8 girls football team, with a 5-3 win against West Lakes Academy. It was an exciting game with some excellent football from both teams – a massive well done from Miss McCall and Mrs Clooney.