Category Archives: News

Bronte Parsonage Museum Trip

Joanna Greenhill (student) reports: At 8 o’clock in the morning on the 26th of November, I and other AS and A level English Literature students boarded a coach to take us to Haworth, the home of the Bronte sisters, to help us with our studies of Charlotte Bronte’s novel Jane Eyre. In our time there we […]

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Senior Citizens Christmas Tea Party

This event, postponed from early December because of the impact of the floods, took place on  25th January and was a great success. Over 110 guests attended and were very well looked after by their Year 9 hosts. A selection of tasty finger food was prepared and served and students also provided musical entertainment, which […]

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Lessons from the Holocaust

On the afternoon of Thursday 28th January, over 300 hundred students from Years 10-13 joined the History Department to listen to the testimony of Janine Webber, a Holocaust Survivor. The afternoon, which was organised through the Holocaust Educational Trust, ran alongside a series of assemblies delivered by four Sixth Form students who recently visit Auschwitz-Birkenau, to […]

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Dance Tour Visits WHS

Earlier this month the University of Cumbria’s Dance Tour visited William Howard School to perform a Contemporary dance piece entitled ‘Impact’. This was choreographed by Amy Lovelock from the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts who has many credits to her name including working alongside Motionhouse Dance Theatre (UK). Our Year 10 GCSE Dance students and […]

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