TWA Bake Off – Bakewell Tart Week

This week on The Whitehaven Academy’s Bake Off, the bakers made their own versions of a British classic… The Bakewell Tart. Everyone performed extremely well and showed great levels of resilience and produced some creative outcomes. It was so lovely to see you rising to the challenge; you all worked independently and skilfully. Holly and…

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Learning Festival 5/7/21 – 10/7/21

Next week we will be holding our Learning Festival which was a huge success last year. The theme of the week is Be The Best You Can Be, with an emphasis on our core values of Respect, Responsibility and Resilience. At The Whitehaven Academy, we will focus on ‘Talking Together, Learning Together’ and our intention…

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TWA Bake Off – Cheesecake Week

CHEESECAKE WEEK! At Bake Off this week, our talented Year 8’s were making Cheesecakes.. and wow were they fantastic! Mr Smith and Mr Black were our two celebrity judges and they were both very impressed with the standards. The judges gave some thorough feedback and truly were in their element tasting such quality desserts. They…

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TWA Bake Off Shortbread Biscuit Week

This week, the Bake Off team all made different coloured/flavoured pin wheel style shortbread biscuits! Every pupil demonstrated great skill and precision and really impressed everyone with their creativity. The celebrity judges this week were our very own Mr Gillson and Mr Stewart who awarded Holly and Katie third place, Isaac and Chloe second place…

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Crest Powered Glider Club – Week 1

Construction has begun! 27 year-8 and year-9 students started their journey to building their very own powered glider. Today students looked at how wings are designed on planes and gliders, how lift and centre of gravity are integral in the flight of a glider before constructing a prototype glider and testing them. Students improved their…

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