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) >>


  • Robotics Challenge

    Robotics Challenge

    Our fantastic STEM/Coding Club team went to Newcastle and acquitted themselves really well against some ferocious competition!  We were in contention for much of the day, only losing points …Read More »
  • School Production Tickets on Sale

    School Production Tickets on Sale

    You are warmly invited to the new, exciting WHS production of Beauty & the Beast. Performances take place on 17, 18 and 20 April at 7.00pm. Tickets are …Read More »
  • Enhancing Lives Through Colour

    Enhancing Lives Through Colour

    Our Forces students took part in a Colour in Care workshop that was delivered by Mrs Sally Tears, on 15th March. Colour in Care helps children verbalise their …Read More »
  • FREE Community Art Workshop

    FREE Community Art Workshop

    Drop in to Brampton Community Centre on Tuesday 10th April, between 11am and 3pm, to take part in an artist-led (Abby Kilfedder) creative workshop about Remembrance. Everyone is …Read More »
  • RAF Spadeadam Trip

    RAF Spadeadam Trip

    On  Wednesday 14 March, a number of  students from WHS visited Royal Air Force Spadeadam to learn about the station and what happens there. The visit gave the …Read More »
  • Music Exams Success

    Music Exams Success

    Some of our students recently received their Flute Exam grades; everyone passed with ‘High Honours’ – congratulations all round! In addition, well done to Marcus (Year 7) for …Read More »
  • Playing Rugby in Style

    Playing Rugby in Style

    Our Year 8 boys wore the brand new rugby shirts, which were designed by students Daisy Greenwood, Jordan Duddy, Adam Dixon and Max Hope, at the QEGS Under …Read More »