Category Archives: News

Taking Care of the School

In case you’re beginning to forget what school looks like, here’s a small reminder. Thank you to the site and cleaning staff for their work in ensuring the building is well maintained and cleansed, awaiting the eventual return of its students and staff. Here you go Ian Posted by Ryan Dollard on Sunday, 24 May […]

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Tempting Teacakes

Here’s a culinary competition to have a crack at… Produce a stunning plate with a focus on the presentation of a Teacake. Entries will be judged on creativity, presentation, skills and adding nutritional balance. Click here for details  

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A Choir in Virtual Union

The students and staff past and present have worked hard to bring us the first wonderful performance from the William Howard Virtual Choir. With thanks to Mrs Cooper, Mr Connolly, Mr Wood, Mr Halon (sound) Mrs Gregory (video) and Mr Draper (pianist) for making this happen.    

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Kindness Matters – Pay it Forward

WHS is following the Mental Health Foundation’s Mental Health Awareness Week (18th to 24th May), with the message Kindness Matters. If you have received an act of kindness we want to encourage you to ‘pay it forward’ and pay an act of kindness for someone else. Go on… make someone’s day and bring a smile to […]

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Message to Year 6 Pupils

Because he can’t meet our new pupils at the moment, Mr Anderson (Director of Learning for Year 7) has recorded this video message for all the Year 6 pupils joining WHS in September. Don’t forget to visit the Transition page to find out more about moving up to William Howard School.  

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Josie and Lorna’s VE Day Gig

Year 9 students Josie and Lorna performed their second lockdown gig on their drive for VE Day. There was a fantastic turnout on the street, listening to Vera Lynn songs, Churchill’s victory speech and a toast was made to thank those who gave so much all those years ago. It was a lovely afternoon and […]

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Small Acts Make a Enormous Difference

As a school we have a comprehensive wellbeing and mental health strategy. The week of 18th May 2020 is Mental Health Awareness week and we are focusing on the theme of kindness. Many students have shared with us their acts of kindness and we have produced a short film of all these to share in […]

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House Challenge Certificates

Here’s a reminder that students who submit an item to the Time Capsule or take part in one of our House Challenges, can download a certificate and view a thank you message from their Head of House (click on the House links below): Acacia Baobab Mpingo Ndizi

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