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…Details
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…Details
Want to gain knowledge on Music options in Further Education? Take part in ‘Your Next Steps in Music’ hosted by @hellofutureccop and @soundwaveca14 with @carlisle.college 🗓️ Thursday 10th June 🕟 5 – 6pm 💻 Accessible through Zoom This is a great chance to ask questions that can inform your future applications, CVs and…Details
Yesterday, we all really enjoyed week 3 of Bake-off and the theme was chocolate orange cupcakes. The students made some fantastic creations and were demonstrating lots of different cake making skills and decorative techniques. The standard has been raised by all this week and the designs were amazing. The team all prepared themselves very…Details
At the Whitehaven Academy, we have taken great pride in Mental Health Awareness week. We have encouraged our staff and students to take part in the theme for this year, which is to “Connect with Nature”. Scroll down to see what we have done!
Last week was the second week of TWA Bake Off where the students made some authentic and original Breadsticks. They developed the shapes, flavours and some even created a dip to go alongside these wonderful creations. The judges were very impressed with the efforts from everyone. Mr Youngman, Mrs Harrison and Miss McCall formed our…Details
Today, it was year 9’s turn to take part in the Crest Awards Discovery Day. They were tasked with designing and building a model of a hand washing station for Kenyan school children. Following this, they presented their model and discussed the importance of hygiene and sanitation. Well done to Matthew, Luca, Evan and Jenson…Details
Monday 10 May 2021 marks the launch of Mental Health Awareness Week, the UK’s national week to raise awareness of mental health. This year the theme is Nature and how connecting with the natural world can support good mental health. Across the country, people will be celebrating the mental health benefits of being around nature in their…Details