Public Consultation

The company responsible for the new build, Wates Construction, will be holding a public consultation on Monday 9th September, between 3.30-7.30pm, at the academy. Please see attached flyer.   https://www.whitehavenacademy.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Flyer.pdf

Maths – UKMT Junior Challenge

Students at The Whitehaven Academy achieved 2 Silver and 8 Bronze certificates in this year’s UKMT Junior Maths Challenge. Over 270,000 students from across the UK sat the Junior challenge with roughly 6% receiving a gold certificate, the next 13% silver certificate and the next 21% bronze certificate.  I am delighted that some of our…

“Who Cares?”

On Friday 21st June, Year 8 students were invited to see “Who Cares?”, a drama performance by Lung Theatre, created in collaboration with Salford Young Carers. The piece was thoroughly gripping, dynamic and engaged our students from the start to the end of the play. The piece included strong storylines and music chosen by the…

Racism assemblies

This week our assemblies addressed a topic that is at the forefront of society and social media at the moment, ‘Racism’ and how we, as individuals and a community can help to eradicate this from our society. Students looked at what racism is, its different forms, as well as statistics both locally and nationally.   Over…