Westhoughton News

Celebration of Christmas
Creating a Christmas celebration service proved to be a little more challenging this year for the Performing Arts department. However, we do love a challenge so moved to a virtual version which is what you will see today. All though shorter than normal, t... more 
Remembrance Day
During these strange times the school have still participated in a number of services to commemorate Remembrance day whilst still observing social distancing. Two Year 7 students were able to visit the cenotaph prior to Remembrance Sunday to place 80 cros... more 
Virtual Open Evening
Please view our virtual open evening... more 
Preparing to welcome students back.
Preparing to welcome students back... more 
Virtual School
From Monday 20th April, we are changing the way we teach your son/daughter at home. We will be using Microsoft Teams as our new ‘virtual school’ allowing us to direct learning and communicate with students more clearly. ... more 
Online learning platforms
As a School we have various learning support packages. These packages allow students to develop learning and understanding, but through distinctly different methods.... more 
Coronavirus - Guidance and advice
Westhoughton High School has a duty of care to all its students, staff and our wider community. We are following the advice given out by the Department for Health and Social Care and Public Health England. We are monitoring all advice and guidance and w... more 
New Build Completion
Our 'new build' part of the school is looking fantastic and site team are hard at work getting everything ready for it to open and be used by students and staff for the first time tomorrow. A great addition to our school!... more 
Reminder - Change of Bank Holiday date 2020
As you may be aware, the Government has announced that the early May bank holiday in 2020 will move from Monday 4 May to Friday 8 May to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day which takes place on 8th May.... more 
The Citizens Advice Bureau Visit
7 of our fantastic Art students visited the Citizens Advice Bureau in Manchester in December to view their winning mural design that is now in place in their offices. As you can see it looks amazing!... more 
Let's share Christmas 2019
Once again, we are planning to support those people locally who will face hardship this Christmas through our ‘Let’s Share Christmas’ appeal.... more 
Westhoughton High School joins schools across the country in the fight against single use plastic
Please see the link attached for an article in the Bolton News about our campaign against singe use plastic.... more