Great work 3rd July 2020

Chloe Pennington, Year 7, has been working in her garden and looking at different plants and the acidity of the soil they grow in. Chloe has also identified the acidity of different common substances used in society. Excellent work. Mr Gillson. Abigail Stout has been researching what renewable energy resources are in Physics. Abigail has…

Student of the Week 3rd July 2020

Our Student of the Week winners and nominations are as follows:   Year 7 The winner is Fin Richardson.  Nominated by Ms O’Neill for excellent work in English this week, Miss Skillen for excellent work each week in Performing Arts, Mrs Clooney for great attendance and contribution to online lessons in Maths and Mr Ismay for achieving 100%…

Results Day 2020

RESULTS DAY 2020 Thursday 20th August 2020 8am – 12pm Students should enter school site as they normally would via the pedestrian gate nearest reception.  Parents will not be permitted to enter the school site with students, they should wait in their vehicle or off site. Students should then follow the signs to enter the Sport Hall…

Great work 30th June 2020

This week the Computer Science department have teamed up with the Languages Department to set the Stop Motion Challenge. Year 7 have been looking at the story of Rottkäppchen in German. Here is Holly’s stop motion animation to help tell the tale. little_red_riding_hood_ Year 7 and 8 students have been working on costume designs for…

Excellent work 29th June 2020

Chloe Pennington, Year 7, has been investigating plant seeds that fall from trees as part of seed dispersal. Chloe is specifically looking at the helicopter-design seeds. Here is a short video showing her investigation. Excellent work, Chloe. Mr Gillson.   Let start the week off with another wonderful KS3 Stop Motion Challenge by Kian Larmour –…

Challenges 29th June 2020

Here is the Expressive Arts newest weekly challenge. Mandalas are a great way to relax and unwind. Try and create one from found objects you may come across on your travels. You can use both natural and man made objects in your work. Most of all, enjoy creating. Basket Throw – Two meters away –…

Fabulous work 26th June 2020

Our fabulous students at The Whitehaven Academy have been baking and creating their own rainbow inspired products this week. They have used the rainbow as a sign of hope and given thanks to our NHS workers during this difficult time. The efforts shown in this task have been outstanding and everyone has really developed their…

Student of the Week 26th June 2020

Our Student of the Week winners and nominations are as follows, well done to you all: Year 7 The winner is Charlie Hodgson.  Nominated by Mr Keep for working so well in Geography throughout lockdown and Miss Lowery for some fantastic work looking at traditional fairy tales in English.   Nominated are… Chloe Pennington Josh Carr Dylan Hutchinson…