Student of the Week 15th May 2020

This week’s Student of the Week winners and nominations are as follows: Year 7 The winner is Jake Hewitson.  Nominated by Mrs Rothery for making an amazing VE afternoon tea with scones and homemade jam with a brilliant reflection in Food Technology, Mrs Dawson for producing some excellent Computer Science work on storage devices, Mrs Parslow for…

Fabulous work 14th May 2020

Well done to Aimee Carr, Year 10, who has highlighted some of the ways Birmingham is trying to be more sustainable and improve the quality of life for people.  Mrs Harrison. Well done to Bobby-Jak Ennis, Year 8, for highlighting some of the issues relating to Climate Change. Mrs Harrison. A huge well done to…

Excellent work 13th May 2020

James Hatton, Year 7, has compiled this excellent report on energy costs and useful ways to save energy. Look at that graph! The Expressive Arts Team have been so impressed with work being sent in from TWA students. Here are just a few examples, congratulations. Give yourselves a pat on the back for your efforts.…

Career of the Week

This week, we are celebrating the massive job of the post-delivery person. That may be either postman/woman, parcel delivery or post office worker, but these key workers have continued to deliver our post ever since the rest of us have been on lockdown. The Royal Mail has been around since 1516, that is over 500…

Great work 12th May 2020

Well done to Isabelle Ritson in Year 8  for producing a superb poster highlighting some of the impacts of Global Warming. Mrs Harrison Great piece of research by Emma Glaister 9Gg1, with the facts and effects of a chosen earthquake. Appropriate use of images to support the points made. Keep up the good work! Miss Perna Here…

Firefighter Apprenticeships

Cumbria County Council are currently recruiting for Apprentice and Wholetime (full time) Firefighters.  Applications are open now until 10am Thursday 14th May 2020. These are fantastic opportunities for any young people looking for a career in the fire service, please click on the link to the Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service website:          https://cumbria.gov.uk/cumbriafire/apprenticeships/default.asp The application process must be…

Challenges 11th May 2020

Here is your new Expressive Arts Challenge to get the creative side of your brains turning. It is amazing what can be made out of different objects in your home and garden. We cant wait to see the results. Good Morning! Its Monday – A new PE challenge. Teddy Bear Challenges – courtesy of The…

Student of the Week 7th May 2020

Our Student of the Week winners and nominations 7th May 2020 are as follows: Year 7 The winner is Luke Stalker.  Nominated by Mrs Sloan for working really hard to understand singular and plural nouns in German, Miss Skillen for effort in trying out the Aladdin routine and sharing the video and Mrs Bell for buying, planting…

Excellent work 11th May 2020

Dylan Hutchinson, Year 7, has been working on the menstrual cycle and has produced this fantastic poster – excellent work. A lovely piece of work on pressure from Ozzie in Year 8. Well done! Connor Cunningham Year 10 – Nailing Mr Smiths T-Shirt Plank challenge. Good work Connor!  The Whitehaven Academy students have been showing…