We have been advised by the Police that the gang, MANDEM, which was formed a few years ago seems to be reforming in our area. The gang target young teens to become members and this then leads into a culture of both crime and violence. Please be aware of any comments from students regarding this…Details
GCSE/Level 2 BTEC Thursday 22nd August Results are available from the Post 16 centre from 8:00am – 11:30am. If you are unable to come yourself please write a short letter indicating the name of the representative you will be sending on your behalf. This person must bring some ID to prove who they are or…Details
See attached letter regarding our 6th Form Information Evening.
Another Waynwright Day – August 31st Another Waynwright Day on Saturday 31st August sees the launch of 16 year old Amy Bray’s (of Matterdale) environment charity Another Way asking volunteers and supporters to climb one of the 214 Wainwright fells in the Lake District to demonstrate unity towards the health of ourselves and our planet. The…Details
Just a reminder, we are holding a Mental Health, Self Harm and Suicide Awareness workshop on Tuesday 2nd July from 5.30pm-6.45pm at the academy. All parents and carers are invited to attend.
On Friday 21st June, Year 8 students were invited to see “Who Cares?”, a drama performance by Lung Theatre, created in collaboration with Salford Young Carers. The piece was thoroughly gripping, dynamic and engaged our students from the start to the end of the play. The piece included strong storylines and music chosen by the…Details
This week our assemblies addressed a topic that is at the forefront of society and social media at the moment, ‘Racism’ and how we, as individuals and a community can help to eradicate this from our society. Students looked at what racism is, its different forms, as well as statistics both locally and nationally. Over…Details
The Whitehaven Academy will be hosting a Mental Health, Self-Harm and Suicide Awareness Workshop for parents and carers on Tuesday 2nd July 2019, 5:30-6:45pm. Please see the attached letter and flyer for further information.Details
A group of Year 10 students attended a Science booster session at Workington Academy on Thursday 20th June. Students had a great time in 3 different lessons; investigating Ohms law in different electrical components in Physics, carrying out a heart dissection in Biology, and investigating neutralisation of acids in a titration experiment in Chemistry. Feedback…Details