Our ever expanding Bake Off club seen students make some scrumptious NYC style cookies and added their own unique flavours, followed their recipes independently and impressed our very own year 13 judges ! Isaac and Chloe took first prize, Ellie and Lily and Korby and Tae came in silver and bronze position. Well done everyone!Details
This week our year 8 Creative Curriculum class have been making fajitas with homemade tortilla chips! Students were very excited about this recipe and couldn’t wait to eat this for their tea. Our year 7’s have made fresh fruit salad today, choosing their own favourite fruits and fresh fruit juice we think they…Details
Our Year 8 and 9 students have worked extremely hard on a Geography project. The theme of the project is ‘Remapping Our Lives During COVID’. They have used a range of geographical techniques to consider how our lives were impacted geographically during the lockdowns. This project was based on…Details
Year 12 are exploring waves and have, as part of their course, designed and built this wave machine. They worked closely together, each one having a specific job and lots of peer review going on during the collaborative work. Students developed skills of accurate measuring, problem solving and in the end were able to calculate…Details
Year 9 are studying electricity at the moment. They have been tasked with deciding which tasks for homework to do out of 25 possible ones for this half term. All tasks are based on electricity and some require students to do some independent research and organise their learning into different arrangements, for example, posters, models,…Details
North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Trust are introducing two virtual programs, to provide work related learning opportunities to students aged between 14-18. One program is focused around careers in Nursing and Midwifery. The other is centred around the wide range of Allied Health Professional careers. These programs are available for free and include a live…Details
The year 12 students of West Coast Sixth Form enjoyed a fantastic day at Eskdale working through a range of team building and problem solving activities. Students had to work together to complete a series of tasks to accumulate points over the course of the day. They were developing skills of communication, planning, problem solving…Details
All the staff at The Whitehaven Academy are very excited to be able to open their doors once more to our upcoming pupils and their parents on Tuesday 5th October for our Year 6 Open Evening. We are looking forward to meeting you all!