March 2019

British Science Week

Hot on the heels of National Careers Week came British Science Week – an annual event run by the British Science Association in celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.

This year, Withernsea High School’s Science Faculty revisited the theme of Harry Potter and ‘The Science behind the Magic’. Last used four years ago, this successful theme aims to show how magical concepts can be explained and reproduced using real-life Science skills and techniques.

Read more: British Science Week

National Careers Week

Monday 4th March signalled the start of National Careers Week – a celebration of careers guidance in schools across the UK. This annual event provides a focus on future careers at an important stage in the academic calendar, helping to support young people - particularly those who are about to leave compulsory education - as they consider their future options.

Read more: National Careers Week 

HPV Vaccinations

A reminder that vaccinations for girls in Years 8 and 9 take place this Friday, 15th March.

In the interest of comfort and convenience, students receiving vaccinations are reminded to wear a short-sleeved top or their PE shirt for the morning.

If parents/carers have any questions about these vaccinations, they are welcome to speak to Carol Clark (Immunisation Coordinator) on 07718192106

Thank you.


We currently have the following vacancies...

Teaching Staff

• Teacher of Mathematics  
• Teacher of Art and Design

Support Staff

• Teaching Assistant (Level 1)
• Teaching Assistant (Level 2)
• Admin Support Assistant (with First Aid)

Please visit our Vacancies page for further information about these positions.


Parent Governor Nominations

We are seeking nominations from parents willing to serve on the school governing body. There are currently two vacancies to be filled.

Further, more detailed information can be found in the letter to parents/carers below.

Also attached are nomination forms in both PDF and Microsoft Word format.

1) - Parent Governor Nomination - Letter to Parents/Carers

2) - Nomination Form (PDF)

3) - Nomination Form (Word)