Welcome to William Howard School, where we strive every day to challenge our students and staff to live by the school's core values: “Respect, Responsibility, Resilience”. We have a clear expectation that every student will strive to be the best that they can be in all that they do.  This extends to all within the school community and you will find that staff and students work together to achieve the very best outcomes. 

Read the full introduction from Mr McAree (Headteacher) >>


  • Franklin Scholars

    Franklin Scholars

    Thank you to all Year 7, 8 and 10 students involved in the Franklin Scholars project. The first session will take place in the Library on Friday 2nd …Read More »
  • Lessons from Auschwitz

    Lessons from Auschwitz

    Four students studying history in Year 12 recently had the opportunity to take part in the Lessons from Auschwitz (LFA) Project. Each year the Holocaust Educational Trust run …Read More »
  • The Lovely Bones Theatre Trip

    The Lovely Bones Theatre Trip

    KS4 and KS5 Drama students enjoyed a trip to Newcastle last Wednesday. At the Northern Stage Theatre they saw the production of ‘The Lovely Bones’, followed by a …Read More »
  • A Dynamic Day at Dynamic Earth

    A Dynamic Day at Dynamic Earth

    Year 10 Geologists visited Edinburgh on Tuesday. After a whistle stop tour of Holyrood Park and it’s geological formations (including an extinct volcano) we visited the popular attraction …Read More »
  • Looking After Our Mental Health

    Looking After Our Mental Health

    An important consideration in school is looking after the Mental Health of both our students and our staff. To coincide with World Mental Health Day on Wednesday, 10 …Read More »
  • Annual Primary Football Tournament

    Annual Primary Football Tournament

    Our annual primary 6-a-side football tournament took place on Saturday, 6 October. A big thank you to Mr Ashton from Warwick Bridge School for organising the tournament. Sixteen teams from thirteen of …Read More »
  • Primary Netball

    Primary Netball

    We held our annual Primary High 5 Netball tournament on Tuesday 25 September. Ten teams from eight of our feeder primary schools competed in two round-robin tournaments. The competition was …Read More »