Beacon Gallery Workshops

‘Students from year 8 and 9 had the opportunity to develop some art work at Beacon gallery working alongside Fine artist Ian Andrews and Professor of Physics from the University of Birmingham, Patrick Knight. Students spent the day developing a range of creative pieces that were interpretations of what they had learned about particle physics.…


Kapow Dance-Circus Performing Arts Workshop

Our year 13 Performing Arts students and year 9 students took part in an excellent workshop this week in our brand-new purpose-built Dance Studio. The workshop was part of the wellness project offered as part of Rosehill Theatre’s Creative Wellness Season in partnership with Copeland Wellness Service. Hosted at The Whitehaven Academy we welcomed a…


Girls Football

A brilliant first home game in the new sports hall for our year 7 and 8 girls football team, with a 5-3 win against West Lakes Academy. It was an exciting game with some excellent football from both teams – a massive well done from Miss McCall and Mrs Clooney.

Year 8 Fieldwork

This week Year 8 carried out a fieldwork enquiry, investigating micro climates around the school. They collected data from the quad, outside the Science classrooms, the wooded area and the all weather pitch. Next they will be focusing on their data presentation, analysis, conclusion and evaluation. Year_8_fieldwork_photos