Start Art workshop

Students in year 7 and 8 have experienced their final workshop of three with Drama practitioner Dave Cryer as part of the fantastic Start Art project, a partnership project between the Academy and Rosehill Theatre. They have taken part in three workshops based on the recent performance of Beauty and the Beast at Theatre by…

Exams made easy

Fantastic sessions taking place today with our Year 11 students, learning the best techniques and ways to revise with ‘Exams Made Easy’. These key techniques will help students to revise more effectively and set goals to work towards being successful in their exams.

Music Workshops

On Monday 14th January, pupils from The Whitehaven Academy took part in taster composition workshops delivered by musicians from the Manchester Camerata and organised by Cumbria Music Hub. It is an opportunity for young composers to produce a collaborative composition which will be performed at Lakes College, by a 13 piece ensemble from Manchester Camerata…

Start Arts Programme

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…