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…
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.
Next week our assemblies are based around online safety, please take a look at the attached posters.
Letter regarding GCSE intervention
Following the Parents’ Meeting on 24th January, please see the short term intensive focus plan: TWA short term plan web
TWA Year 11 2019 Intervention Plan Final
Today saw the biggest turnout so far for the lunch ‘n’ learn sessions. Students are enjoying the opportunity to work in a relaxed environment and it is lovely to see so many attending.
We were very lucky to welcome musicians from the Manchester Camerata Orchestra and their composer in residence for a second afternoon of 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…
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…