Westhoughton News

100% Attendance
Form 7T have been successful in achieving 100% attendance for 3 weeks in a row and a previous stand alone week before half-term!! ... more 
Week 1 time lapse video of building expansion
Our new build expansion to the school has begun.... more 
Power cut 19-3-19
We would like to thank our families and community for their patience during the power cut yesterday. The school is being powered today by a large generator which was installed late last night. ... more 
Photography Competition - Bolton College
All students are invited to enter a Photography Competition with Bolton College... more 
Online Awareness
Please read the National Online Safety Guide in the article below... more 
BWFC visit our Community English Lesson
Students were delighted when Bolton Wanderers stars David Wheater and Josh Vela and goalkeeping coach Lee Butler agreed to take part in a community English lesson on Monday 4 February.... more 
School Closed - 30 January 2019
Although roads are passable, we have no power in school, therefore we do not have a fire alarm or heating and we are unable to provide canteen facilities. For Health and Safety reasons school will be closed today.... more 
Change of Practice
Following a health and safety review, and acting on the advice of an external provider, we have made the following changes to our usual practice from Monday 19th January.... more 
Staff Take On Mind over Marathon Challenge
A team of staff from school have signed up for a marathon challenge. Five staff have signed up to the Bolton Hospice Mind over Marathon Challenge, running the Liverpool Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon on 26th May 2019.... more 
£50 Bolton Hospice Challenge Raises £697
Throughout December, Year 11 Business and Enterprise students also took part in the £50 Bolton Hospice Challenge which sees students put their skills to the test to raise as much money as they can for Bolton Hospice with an initial £50 investment.... more 
The Chase Star Jenny Ryan Takes English at WHS!
Westhoughton High School pupils were delighted when The Chase star Jenny Ryan agreed to take part in a community English lesson on 11th January 2018.... more 
Planning Permission Granted - School Improvements
We are excited to have had planning permission passed for the building project commencing early in 2019.... more