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Wellbeing & Mental Health

Wellbeing & Mental Health

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  • Support for Lacrosse

    Support for Lacrosse

    The Lacrosse Foundation are helping to promote Lacrosse in schools and the community. Border City Lacrosse have supported the growth of lacrosse at WHS by offering coaching within …Read More »
  • Delicioso!


    The canteen offered a special Spanish-themed menu today with delicious dishes such as Chicken and chorizo plate, Frittata, Chicken Paella, Vegetable Paella, Cheese dish, Patatas Bravas, Aioli and …Read More »
  • Peat Bog Project

    Peat Bog Project

    Students involved with the WHS Open Spaces group have been invited to take part in an environmental project, ‘Moss of Many Layers’, and this afternoon they had a …Read More »
  • Life Saving Lessons Continue

    Life Saving Lessons Continue

    The program to provide all our students lifesaving ‘Call-Push-Rescue’ (CPR) training continues, and today, members of Green Watch from Carlisle Fire and Rescue Service were giving groups of …Read More »
  • MP’s Visit

    MP’s Visit

    Dr Neil Hudson, MP for Penrith and the Border, visited William Howard School today. Dr Hudson had a tour of the Sixth Form Centre before taking part in …Read More »
  • Accidental Coffee Morning

    Accidental Coffee Morning

    The cast of ‘Accidental Death of an Anarchist’ headed across from Milan this morning to host a coffee morning for staff and Sixth Formers. All the money raised …Read More »
  • Super Sushi

    Super Sushi

    In Food and Nutrition this week, Year 7 have been taking on the sushi challenge – they were challenged to use a range of ingredients in an interesting …Read More »
  • Year 11 Aspirations

    Year 11 Aspirations

    Our Sixth Form Aspirations Coach, Mrs Meakin, is currently working with Year 11 form groups, highlighting the variety of Post-16 options open to them. Today, Sixth Form student …Read More »
  • Wordsworth Workshops

    Wordsworth Workshops

    Wordsworth specialists from Dove Cottage in Grasmere came to school today to bring a ‘Living Letters’ workshop to Year 8 students. The sessions helped to develop their letter-writing …Read More »
  • Down to the Woods Today

    Down to the Woods Today

    Year 8 geographers are investigating woodland ecosystems. Part of their study is to compare deciduous woodland with coniferous forests, outlining the key differences. Last week they used GIS …Read More »