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

  • Sporting Achievements

    Sporting Achievements

    The Year 11 football team qualified for the final of the City tournament at Brunton Park after beating Trinity 1-0 in the semi-final with the winning goal from …Read More »
  • History at Lancaster University

    History at Lancaster University

    Year 13 History students spent the day at Lancaster University Library, completing preparatory reading and research for their non-examined assessment unit. The students were able to access a …Read More »
  • Photography in Gelt Woods

    Photography in Gelt Woods

    Year 12 Photography students visited Gelt Woods to develop their photography skills. They captured the fast moving water, following the heavy rain, using slow shutter speeds. They also …Read More »
  • Mary Poppins

    Mary Poppins

    Students from Years 8 & 9 went to The Theatre Royal, Newcastle, to see Mary Poppins. It was magical and flawless. All students and staff loved the performance.Read More »
  • 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 »


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