Great work 18th May 2020

This morning Miss Skillen has been blown away by the standard and quality of work from Year 7 and 8 Performing Arts students. They have been looking at a stage version of Aladdin and their task was to learn about set design and create their own version, just look at the creativity and quality of…

Career of the Week 18th May 2020

This week, we celebrate those people who do the thankless job of removing our waste and rubbish each week. We often complain about them, because they are following specific rules about our rubbish and many of us often feel we could do a better job. But these men and women, the refuse collectors are truly…

Challenges 18th May 2020

Hello everyone, here is this week’s fun challenge from the Expressive Arts Team. Have a go at challenging yourselves to completing a line or full house! Remember it is just for fun. We can’t wait to see the results. Happy Monday – It’s PE Challenge Day. This week’s challenge is the Babyshark Ab Challenge. Take…

Lakes College Virtual Discovery Week

Due to the current situation, Lakes College is hosting a Virtual Discovery Week at the college next week (May 18 to 22). This will include online virtual tours, a detailed look at each course they offer, video interviews with course lecturers and a live Q&A session on the Friday.   Throughout the week, lecturers and…

Mental Health Awareness Week

Next week is Mental Health Awareness Week, the theme for this year is kindness and we would like to set the tone in the lead up. The staff and students at The Whitehaven Academy would like to share with the community our ‘random acts of kindness’ collaboration. In these times, kindness is more important than…

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…