Welcome to William Howard School, where we strive every day to challenge our students and staff to live by the schools core values: “Resilience, Responsibility, Respect”. 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) >>

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Recent News and Events

  • Geography Silloth Trip

    Geography Silloth Trip

    Year 11 students carried out Geography fieldwork in very sunny calm conditions at Silloth last week. Their main aim was to make informed decisions about “How and why …Read More »
  • Open Evening 2016

    Open Evening 2016

    Last week the school held its open evening for Year 6 pupils and their families. It was an opportunity to look round the school and participate in a …Read More »
  • View our New Prospectus

    View our New Prospectus

    We hope that this prospectus gives you an insight into why we are proud of our students and staff and their achievements; and what sets us apart from any other …Read More »
  • WHS Celebrates Exam Success

    WHS Celebrates Exam Success

    William Howard School students are once again celebrating excellent GCSE results.  Domenic Volpe, Deputy Headteacher said “There were some stunning results for individuals, with 12 students averaging an A or …Read More »
  • Last Week of Term

    Last Week of Term

    The last week of term saw the school involved in Futures Week with different activities organised each day, all with the aim of expanding students’ knowledge and encouraging …Read More »
  • Annual Sports Ball

    Annual Sports Ball

    During the last couple of weeks of term the PE Department organised two major school events.  The first was the annual Sports Ball at the Shepherds Inn, Carlisle. …Read More »
  • Sports Day

    Sports Day

    We were blessed on Thursday, 4 July with great weather for this busy day and all the sporting events contributed to the annual inter-House championships. At the end …Read More »
  • Trinity Drama Awards

    Trinity Drama Awards

    Recently nine of our Year 10 students took their first Trinity Musical Theatre and Drama exams. The students have been attending lunch time and after school rehearsals in …Read More »


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