• Primary pupils experience a taste of High School life
    Primary pupils experience a taste of High School life

    Last Thursday evening, primary pupils from across Holderness experienced a taste of High School life as they engaged in a variety of activities at Withernsea High School’s Year 5 and 6 Open Evening.

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  • Bin it! Students learn a lesson about littering
    Bin it! Students learn a lesson about littering

    On Wednesday 3rd October, Withernsea High School was visited by the ‘Bin It!’ roadshow – an entertaining and engaging session aimed at confronting the effect of littering on society.

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New letter to parents/carers released

Please click here to view/download a letter from Mrs Mackenzie (Head of Science Faculty).

Pilot whole school approach to mental health

This year we are launching a new approach to improving the well-being of all of those who learn and work in our school community.  As a key part of this we are delighted to be partnering with the charity Mind to take part in a national pilot project.

Please click here to view/download a letter from Mr Crofts which explains more about the partnership.

ParentPay drop-in session

If you would like any help with setting up ParentPay, or if you have any queries about Cashless Catering, please come to our drop-in session for parents/carers on Thursday 25th October. 

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Full steam ahead for fundraising walk.

Staff and students at Withernsea High School are helping to raise money for former student Josh Barnfather who is currently aiming to raise £100,000 to fund life-extending cancer treatment. 

On Wednesday 17th October, the school’s Year 12 cohort will take part in a sponsored walk from Withernsea to Hull which will follow the route of the old railway line, starting at the site of the town’s former station before finishing at Hull’s Paragon Interchange an estimated 7 hours later. Their aim is to cover as much of the original route as possible, with diversions around areas which have been lost to redevelopment since the closure of the line.

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Student Lockers

We have recently invested in a number of lockers for our students to help them manage their belongings while at school.  

The lockers can be hired for a refundable deposit of £5 per year.

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Year 7 - Bedrock Vocabulary

Please click here to view/download a letter to parents from Mrs Barker (Whole School Literacy Coordinator) regarding a vocabulary programme for Year 7 students.

Science Homework

Please click here to view/download a letter from Mrs Mackenzie (Head of Science) regarding homework for students in years 10 and 11.

Withernsea High School: 'Working together, achieving more'

A very warm welcome to our school.

The secondary school years are an incredibly formative and exciting time for young people. It is a time when new opportunities arise, when new experience is gained. It is also a time of great personal and social change. We are privileged to work with the young people in our community to help them make the very best of these opportunities and to make their time in school a time of enjoyment, success and achievement.

Our aims are for all young people to:

● Broaden their horizons

● Develop the skills and attributes to succeed in a changing world

● Achieve excellent outcomes

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Hard copies of the information found on this website are available free of charge, upon request to the school. Please contact us at whstc@wscampus.net or by phone on 01964 613133 to order copies.