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) >>


  • GCSE Results

    GCSE Results

    Congratulations go to all the students on their results; the culmination of 5 years’ hard work. There are many exceptional performances across the academic spectrum and we look …Read More »
  • Students Celebrate A Level Results

    Students Celebrate A Level Results

    Once again the school can celebrate the success of its students at A Level and AS Level, congratulations are certainly due to all our Sixth Form students on …Read More »
  • Pirelli Factory Visit

    Pirelli Factory Visit

    A group of Year 12 students accompanied, by Mrs Hill and Mrs Swan, visited the Pirelli Factory in Carlisle on Thursday 20th July. The visit was to complete the …Read More »
  • Summer Tea Party

    Summer Tea Party

    Local senior citizens from the Brampton area attended the Summer Tea Party at William Howard School. This event has grown each year and over 120 appreciative locals enjoyed the …Read More »
  • Our Tanzanian Visitors

    Our Tanzanian Visitors

    The thirteenth visit by our friends from Uru School in Tanzania has been, as always, a memorable and enjoyable experience full of learning and laughter. Thankfully, the initial traumas of …Read More »
  • Duke of Edinburgh Awards Update

    Duke of Edinburgh Awards Update

    This has been a busy year for the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme within William Howard School. Despite not taking on any participants for the Silver Award this …Read More »
  • Design Competition Winner

    Design Competition Winner

    Schools within Cumbria Education Trust and The Cumberland Building Society worked collaboratively on a competition to create a new logo design for The Cumberland Building Society’s Young Savers …Read More »