Westhoughton News

Roller Coaster Challenge
For the past few years, the large multinational company Siemens has held an engineering and design competition at the University of Manchester which is open to KS3 students all across the northwest.... more 
Voyage scolaire fabuleux
During the May 2018 Half Term break, 44 students and 5 teachers ventured to Poitiers for two nights and then moved on to Paris for three nights. ... more 
Yellow and Blue Day
Thank you for supporting out Yellow and Blue day on Friday. The total raised for Bolton Lads’ and Girls’ Club was £756.35.... more 
Three Peaks Challenge Fundraiser
16 members of staff will be completing the 'Yorkshire Three Peaks' challenge on 30th June 2018 for a colleague who lost her brave battle with leukaemia.... more 
Ski France Le Corbier Trip 2018
Le Corbier ski resort located in the Sybelles region in the northern French Alpes was the location for Westhoughtons Ski Trip 2018. 38 students and 4 staff departed on the 17th February for a fantastic week staying in the Le Mont Club Hotel.... more 
Robots Are Coming!
Thirteen of our talented Physics students enjoyed a lecture experience at The University of Manchester. Westhoughton Rotary Club kindly organised tickets for a lecture by Professor Danielle George titled 'Robots are Coming'.... more 
Uniform Policy Temporary Change
In order to support our students during the currently bitterly cold weather we are experiencing at the moment, we are going to relax our uniform policy over the next two school days. ... more 
Newsletter Issue 29
Newsletter Issue 29... more 
Rotary Technology Tournament
Sixteen Year 9 students have taken part in this year's Rotary Technology Tournament at Sharples High School. They had an excellent time at the event with a focus around STEM and engineering. ... more 
Former Pupil Interviews Speaker of the House of Commons
Former WHS pupil Jessica Kieran, who is now a second year PR with Politics student at Edge Hill University, was given the opportunity to interview Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow. ... more 
East Meets West
Last weekend Miss McDowell and Mrs Powell-Roden took 23 of our GCSE Art & Design students to the Conway Centre in Anglesey, where they took part in workshops run by artists within the theme of “East Meets West”.... more 
Youth Speaks Competition Heats
Indra, Krishna and Natalie competed in the second round of the youth speaks competition against all teams in the Wigan area.... more