Westhoughton News

Engineer for a Day
Six Year 8 Female students were selected to attend the Engineer for a Day event at University of Bolton organised by MBDA. ... more 
Getting Teacher And Parent Roles Right
“It’s up to parents not teachers to teach children right from wrong”, Charlotte Rea declared at this year’s Westhoughton Rotary Youth Speaks competition. In their winning presentation, the Westhoughton High School Intermediate team tackled the key subject... more 
Fantastic Fundraising
Thanks to all who baked, dressed up, played sport, had their legs waxed (ouch) or donated as part of fundraising activities last week - the total raised was a fantastic £964.75!... more 
Languages Week and MacMillan Coffee Morning
This year to celebrate Languages Week the MFL team joined forces with Science to support the MacMillan Coffee Morning.... more 
Record Number of Visitors at Open Evening
Thank you to everyone who came to our open evening last night, we had a record number of visitors! It was a fabulous evening seeing potential new students and their families enjoying experiencing what our school has to offer. We hope you all had as much f... more 
Year 7 Transition Week
We again had a very successful year seven transition week in August. Students were involved in a range of fun and challenging activities across a number of subject areas. These included bridge building, languages (constructing an Eiffel Tower), drama, spo... more 
Improved School Security: Main Entrance Pedestrian Gate
Over the summer break, the pedestrian gate on the main school entrance has been fitted with a magnetic lock to improve school security on site and ensure the highest level of safeguarding.... more 
Improved Parent Communication
As part of our improvement to our school communication processes, we have moved our messaging system from Parenthub to School Synergy. You will now receive messages looking like this image, from the number 07418 341837.... more 
Arrangements for the start of the New Term
We have made some changes to our form groupings which have increased our capacity around pastoral care. On the first day back, your child will spend some time with his/her Form Tutor and receive a new timetable.... more 
GCSE Results Information
Good luck to all our students collecting their GCSE exam results. Students may pick up their exam results from 9am in A1; if parents or friends are accompanying, please wait for your child at Student Reception.... more 
Results Day 2018
Well done to all our students collecting great exam results today at Westhoughton High and throughout Bolton! Your hard work has been rewarded and now it's time to celebrate!... more 
Standing Ovations For Annie!
Last night saw the final performance of the musical Annie at WHS. The cast were outstanding and showed real team spirit, talent and dedication along side a fantastic crew who worked so hard to put this show on. Thanks to all who came and supported us. ... more