The UK Safer Internet Centre (UK SIC) is pleased to announce that Lightspeed Systems, Netsweeper and Smoothwall are the first filtering systems to be accredited under the new filtering accreditation scheme provided by the UK SIC. At Westhaven School, we use Smoothwall for filtering and monitoring so we were pleased to learn that our cybersecurity […]
We were lucky enough in school to have had Paul and Harry come in and lead a break-out day for our middle school learners. Paul is from Griffiths, a Civil engineering company and Harry is from Bristol Airport. They are currently working together on the new multi-story that will be at the airport. Learners were […]
This morning in assembly we learnt about Diwali and had a special guest join us in her sari to tell us about her family’s celebrations. The learners had some great questions for her and were very interested in her special dress. We have also shared with the learners some information about “Show Racism the Red […]
Our first coffee morning! Last week W6 class held our first coffee morning for Macmillian cancer support. We baked cakes, made teas, chatted to parents and took donations. It was a fun charity event and was a great success. A very big thank you to everyone who donated cakes and came in to spend money. […]
Last week, year 11 students had their work experience week. Students went to multiple placements ranging from a construction site to a computer website design company. W6 students also took part in a session ran by Uncle Paul’s Chilli Charity and learnt about working on a farm and in kitchens, as well as tasting raw […]
Students from years 9, 10 and 11 with an interest in animal care, agriculture and horticulture visited Bridgwater and Taunton College’s Cannington Campus. It was a wet but brilliant day where students learned about different animals, as well as the different post-16 courses available at the college.
As part of the French FCSE Curriculum, students study a topic on French food and drink. To give them an authentic experience of French cuisine, we arranged for a local French patisserie chef, Clovis Rondet from Chouxfayre Patisserie, to visit the school on Friday 24th March. Students had the opportunity to ask questions about French patisserie […]
The learners in Lower School and Middle School had an amazing time watching the M&M Production Company perform Alice in Wonderland. Everyone had fun and made a special effort with their World Book Day costumes too. Photo gallery