Westhoughton News

Senior Citizen Christmas Party
Year 10 catering students helped to prepare, cook, present and serve mini black forest gateaux, Viennese biscuits, sweet mince pies, and jam and cream scones for the senior citizens Christmas party.... more 
Battlefields and Christmas Markets
30 students travelled to Zeebrugge by overnight ferry to visit the battlefield sites in Ypres and soaked in the atmosphere of the Christmas markets in Lille and Ypres.... more 
Let's Share Christmas!
Our Year 9 Student Council has run Santa's Workshop over the last few weeks and look at all the donations they have collected!... more 
Earth Island Print it Competition
Students in Year 10 Design classes entered a National Design Competition showcasing their design skills. ... more 
Ghyll Head Outdoor Education Trip
Well done to all those Y7 pupils who were part of the outdoor adventure weekend. Pupils took part in a night walk, mountaineering, ghyll scrambling, canoeing, kayaking, orienteering, low ropes and a zip wire. A fantastic weekend had by all! ... more 
£1192 Raised for for Children in Need!
Thank you all so much for your support for Children in Need – we raised £1192.72 for worthy causes, improving the lives of many vulnerable children and young people across the UK through your generosity. A big thank you to all!... more 
Youth Speaks Success
The senior and intermediate youth speaks team attended the Westhoughton Rotary public speaking evening last week and did exceptionally well. ... more 
Remembrance Day 2017
Pupils placed crosses at Westhoughton Cenotaph last week before the Remembrance service yesterday. Our staff and students also held a one minute silence on Friday at 11.00am.... more 
School Council Students' Social Dominoes Afternoon
School Council students spent an afternoon getting to know members of the Senior Solution’s Social Group who meet each week at Sacred Heart Church.... more 
Bolton 2030 Vision
Year 8, 9 and 10 pupils from Student Council attended the ‘Bolton 2030 Vision’ at Bolton Albert Hall, along with other school councils from across the area, to put our ideas and thoughts forward to help Bolton to change for the better. ... more 
Pupils Sucessfully Campaign for Defibrillator
Thanks to a student led campaign, a defibrillator has been sited just outside the school, which can be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.... more 
Grasmere Fieldwork
On Friday the 22nd of September 72 year 11 students undertook the second component of their fieldwork element. The purpose of this fieldwork was to investigate the impacts of tourism in a glaciated upland area. This involved looking at human and physical ... more