Westhoughton News

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 
WHS make the Go4Set Final!
On Tuesday 10th July, a group of our talented Design and Technology Year 8 students took part in the competition final and awards ceremony for ‘Go4Set’.... more 
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