On the final week of term Whitburn Academy held it's annual Activities Week. The week began with a trip to Blackpool Pleasure Beach for the top 100 pupils who scored the highest house points over the year. From Wednesday to Friday there were various activities both in and out of school. Activities held including Golf, A trip to M&D'S theme park in Motherwell, Cycling around Millport, The Compass Club went for a three day camping ...Read More
Posted by: admin | 08/07/2014 14:46 PM
It is a great pleasure to prepare and organise for the annual Prizegiving and this year I had a great team working with me. To celebrate the attainment and achievements of our students who have worked exceptionally hard all year to gain top spot for subjects is a highlight of the school calendar. Obviously this is not all the students who have worked really hard all year so a big well done needs to go to them as well. The ...Read More
Posted by: admin | 27/06/2014 09:50 AM
Over the last few months, Whitburn Academy has been preparing a video to promote some of the activities carried out by our Pupils around the school. The video was premiered on the TV Screens in the Foyer and Academy Cafe at Prizegiving on Wednesday 18th June.
The Video is now availiable on our Youtube page http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DDEC4oZ2dcc&feature=youtu.be ...Read More
Posted by: admin | 26/06/2014 16:38 PM
On Wednesday 18th June Whitburn Academy took part in the Track and Field Championships at Grangemouth Stadium. A select group of athletes competed in a variety of events and were very successful. Robbie MacMillan, Callan Stone, Emma Mackie and John James Henderson all made it through their 100m Heats and made it to the 100m Finals. In the Finals the pupils were running against the eight fastest pupils in their age group in West ...Read More
Posted by: admin | 26/06/2014 08:50 AM
Just for Jayden
On Friday 20th June, Whitburn Academy held a Dress Down Day, raising over £650 Just for Jayden.
Jayden is 6 years old, lives in Whitburn and is a pupil of Croftmalloch Primary School in our Cluster. In early May of this year he was diagnosed with a rare type of cancerous brain tumour called an Ependymoma which affects the central nervous system.Brave little Jayden has already undergone a gruelling 10 hour op to remove the tumour and ...Read More
Posted by: admin | 23/06/2014 10:26 AM