News and Events

Examinations update 2021 Posted on: 11 May 2021

Change to Office Opening Hours Posted on: 21 Jun 2021

Positive Behaviour Workshops Posted on: 16 Jun 2021

Year 9 examination timetable Posted on: 11 Jun 2021

Year 11 Leaving and Signing Out Process Posted on: 26 May 2021

Mask Wearing in School – Updated Guidance Posted on: 14 May 2021

Y10 and Y12 May Examination Timetable Published Posted on: 6 May 2021

Accelerated Mandarin Programme – Applications to be submitted by Friday 14th May 2021 Posted on: 30 Apr 2021

Home Testing Kits Update Posted on: 26 Apr 2021

School Re-Opening and Testing March 2021 Posted on: 2 Mar 2021

SEND Training for Parents and Carers Posted on: 23 Feb 2021

Remote Learning Information Posted on: 10 Feb 2021

Safer Internet Day 2021 Top Tips Posted on: 8 Feb 2021

Supporting young people with online learning – resources to download Posted on: 4 Feb 2021

Year 9 Options Booklet Published Posted on: 4 Feb 2021

Welcome to our new neighbourhood police officer for Whitburn, Cleadon and East Boldon Posted on: 28 Jan 2021

National Lockdown Parent Update Posted on: 6 Jan 2021

South Tyneside Christmas Information 2020 Posted on: 22 Dec 2020

End of Term Update Posted on: 17 Dec 2020

Meet our New House Captains Posted on: 10 Dec 2020

Covid-19 and Remote Learning Updates Posted on: 23 Nov 2020

Year 11 and Year 13 Mock Examinations – Paper 1 w/c 30/11/2020 Posted on: 18 Nov 2020

Preparing for Adulthood – SEND Services Posted on: 5 Nov 2020

Sixth Form Virtual Open Evening Posted on: 5 Nov 2020

End of Half Term Update Posted on: 23 Oct 2020

Admissions into Year 7 2021 Posted on: 19 Oct 2020

Non-Uniform Day and Harvest Festival Posted on: 15 Oct 2020

What will the 4 tiers of restriction mean for Whitburn Church of England Academy Posted on: 30 Sep 2020

Class of 2020 Leavers’ Ball Cancellation Posted on: 30 Sep 2020

Excellent First Week Attendance Posted on: 11 Sep 2020

Updated Information on September Re-Opening Posted on: 4 Sep 2020

Vocational qualification results – update Posted on: 24 Aug 2020

Information for Students – GCSE and Vocational Qualifications 2020 Posted on: 20 Aug 2020

GCSE Results Day Thursday 20th August 2020 Posted on: 18 Aug 2020

Information For Students/Parents/Carers – A level & KS5 Vocational Qualifications 2020 Posted on: 13 Aug 2020

September 2020 – Arrangements for Students Returning Posted on: 15 Jul 2020

Student Lockers Years 7 – 10 Posted on: 13 Jul 2020

Parent-Guardian Online Radicalisation Information and Support Posted on: 1 Jul 2020

Arrangements for Final Weeks of Term – Year 10 & 12 Posted on: 23 Jun 2020

Partial reopening of school for remote study support Posted on: 12 Jun 2020

SEND Open Letter Posted on: 3 Jun 2020

Ski Trip Cancellation Update Posted on: 22 May 2020

School Closure Work Survey Summary for Students Posted on: 21 May 2020

Letter from South Tyneside Council – phased reopening of schools Posted on: 21 May 2020

School Closure Update – Covid 19 Posted on: 21 May 2020

Mindfulness & Wellbeing Techniques Posted on: 12 May 2020

Joint DHSC & DFE Ministerial Letter – SEND Posted on: 2 May 2020

Update letters shared with student via Microsoft Teams Posted on: 23 Apr 2020

COVID19 Advice for parents in the event of a medical concern Posted on: 20 Apr 2020

School Closure Work Update Posted on: 20 Apr 2020

Latest Ofqual Guidence – video format Posted on: 9 Apr 2020

Accessing Microsoft Teams Posted on: 9 Apr 2020

Easter Letter to Parents Posted on: 3 Apr 2020

Latest Ofqual update to students Posted on: 3 Apr 2020

Online Safety Posted on: 2 Apr 2020

Duke of Edinburgh Award Update Posted on: 30 Mar 2020

School Closure Work – update Posted on: 27 Mar 2020

Supporting children and young people with worries about COVID-19 Posted on: 26 Mar 2020

School Day Routine Posted on: 26 Mar 2020

Limited School Opening: Information for parents / carers who are eligible to send their children to school during the forced closure period. Posted on: 25 Mar 2020

Minister Ford’s open letter to the SEND sector Posted on: 25 Mar 2020

Limited School Opening Posted on: 23 Mar 2020

Safeguarding Support Posted on: 23 Mar 2020

Examinations: Coronavirus (COVID-19): cancellation of GCSEs, AS and A levels in 2020 Posted on: 22 Mar 2020

The Academy remains closed to students on Monday 23/03/2020 Posted on: 22 Mar 2020

Survey for Key Workers Posted on: 20 Mar 2020

School closure update – March 19th, 2020 Posted on: 19 Mar 2020

Academy Closure Posted on: 18 Mar 2020

Advice on Coronavirus Posted on: 28 Feb 2020

Ofsted Inspection Outcome Parent Letter Posted on: 4 Dec 2019

OFSTED 2019 Posted on: 11 Nov 2019

Prom and Fashion Showcase Raffle Prize Winners List Posted on: 23 Oct 2019

Academy Prospectus Posted on: 16 Oct 2019

Graduates Achieve an Excellent Set of Results Posted on: 6 Sep 2019

Prom Showcase Fayre and Fashion Show Posted on: 12 Jul 2019

Advice from CEOP on keeping safe online Posted on: 10 Jul 2019

School Uniform and Learning Resources Recycling Project Posted on: 18 Jun 2019

How to Monitor Your Child’s Mobile Phone Usage Posted on: 17 May 2019

Mental and Emotional Health Event Posted on: 16 May 2019

Year 7 and 8 Visit to Flamingo Land Posted on: 20 Mar 2019

Appointment of Interim Acting Principal Posted on: 14 Mar 2019

Appointment of Interim Acting Principal Posted on: 14 Mar 2019

MyEd App – A Better Way to Communicate Posted on: 4 Feb 2019

Changes to SIAMS Inspections Posted on: 25 Jan 2019

Bag Pack Fundraiser Posted on: 19 Nov 2018

Year 6 – 7 Admissions September 2019 Posted on: 28 Sep 2018

Active Whitburn Project Posted on: 17 Sep 2018

Minibus Fundraising Appeal Posted on: 17 Sep 2018

Whitburn Students Conquer GCSE Exams Posted on: 23 Aug 2018

A-level celebrations for Whitburn C of E Academy students Posted on: 16 Aug 2018

End of Year Newsletter Posted on: 20 Jul 2018

Meet Our New Head Boy and Head Girl Posted on: 11 Jul 2018

Careers and HE Events Posted on: 11 Jul 2018

Calling All Young Geographers! Posted on: 11 Jul 2018

F1 Club Success Posted on: 11 Jul 2018

Year 12 Young Enterprise Make the National Finals Posted on: 14 Jun 2018

Mental and Emotional Health Event Posted on: 17 Apr 2018

CIPFA Event Posted on: 29 Mar 2018

Girls in Science and STEM Posted on: 29 Mar 2018

Showing Racism the Red Card Posted on: 29 Mar 2018

Pupils Prepare to Stub out Smoking Posted on: 29 Mar 2018

TiCE Computer Science Event Update Posted on: 6 Mar 2018

School to open as normal – Monday 5th March 2018 Posted on: 4 Mar 2018

Closure – Friday 2nd March 2018 Posted on: 1 Mar 2018

Closure: Thursday 1st March 2018 Posted on: 28 Feb 2018

Postponed: TiCE Computer Science Event Posted on: 28 Feb 2018

Closure – Wednesday 28th February 2018 Posted on: 28 Feb 2018

The Academy is closed to pupils tomorrow, Friday 9th February 2018 Posted on: 8 Feb 2018

A Year of DofE Posted on: 7 Feb 2018

Officially Outstanding! Posted on: 31 Jan 2018

U16 Netball Success Posted on: 30 Jan 2018

GCSE Computer Science NEA Update Posted on: 26 Jan 2018

CPR Training in PSHE Posted on: 15 Jan 2018

FAB Awards 2017 Posted on: 21 Dec 2017

Festive Operation Teacup Posted on: 20 Dec 2017

Christmas Swing-a-Long Posted on: 20 Dec 2017

Science Technician Awards Posted on: 20 Dec 2017

End of Term Arrangements Posted on: 11 Dec 2017

We Are Officially World Class! Posted on: 8 Dec 2017

GCSE Computer Science NEA Posted on: 6 Dec 2017

Whitburn’s Got Rhythm! Posted on: 22 Nov 2017

Pupil Reports Available Posted on: 22 Nov 2017

Whitburn creates European Links Posted on: 15 Nov 2017

Harvest Festival Posted on: 13 Oct 2017

Train to Teach Event Posted on: 28 Sep 2017

Prospectus for Year 7 September 2018 Intake Posted on: 27 Sep 2017

Parkrun Event Posted on: 22 Sep 2017

Year 6 Open Evening Posted on: 21 Sep 2017

First Day Arrangements for September 2017 Posted on: 31 Aug 2017

Whitburn’s ‘Class of 2017’ gain excellent results in new GCSE exams Posted on: 24 Aug 2017

Whitburn Students Celebrate Fantastic A-level Results Posted on: 17 Aug 2017

8B at the Car Wash! Posted on: 20 Jul 2017

Young Geographer of the Year Competition Posted on: 13 Jul 2017

Mobile Telecommunications Mast Posted on: 6 Jul 2017

Healthy School Award Posted on: 26 Jun 2017

New Head Boy and Head Girl Announced Posted on: 26 Jun 2017

F1 Engineering UK Competition Posted on: 26 Jun 2017

Young Enterprise Regional Finals Posted on: 15 Jun 2017

‘Parenting Teenagers’ presentation with Mr. Shaw and Mrs. Tennet. Posted on: 15 Jun 2017

Learning Disability Week Posted on: 12 Jun 2017

Parenting Teenagers Talk Posted on: 8 Jun 2017

Model Pupils Complete Homework Project Posted on: 5 Jun 2017

Show Racism the Red Card Posted on: 23 May 2017

Changes to Uniform Supplier Posted on: 18 May 2017

Uniform Reminder Posted on: 18 May 2017

Success at Swimming Gala Posted on: 12 May 2017

Mental Health Event 18th May 2017 Posted on: 27 Apr 2017

Writing a Piece of History Posted on: 25 Apr 2017

Deep in conversation Posted on: 13 Mar 2017

STEM Day 2017 Posted on: 9 Mar 2017

F1 Club Visit Nissan Posted on: 15 Feb 2017

GCSE Options 2017 Presentation Posted on: 8 Feb 2017

Year 9 GCSE Options Booklet – Spring 2017 Posted on: 7 Feb 2017

Prayer Space Exhibition Posted on: 24 Jan 2017

Christmas Concert at Marsden Primary Posted on: 13 Jan 2017

Netballers Shoot to Success Posted on: 13 Jan 2017

Codex Project Continued Posted on: 12 Dec 2016

Prayer Space Posted on: 12 Dec 2016

Sunday Times Good Schools Guide Posted on: 9 Dec 2016

Google Expeditions Posted on: 7 Dec 2016

Christmas Arrangements Posted on: 5 Dec 2016

Operation Christmas Child – Thanks! Posted on: 2 Dec 2016

Year 13 Trip to Iceland Posted on: 2 Dec 2016

Showing Racism the Red Card Posted on: 30 Nov 2016

Christmas Fayre a Festive Success Posted on: 30 Nov 2016

FAB Awards Posted on: 30 Nov 2016

Mock Exam Revision Resources Posted on: 21 Nov 2016

GCSE and A Level Art Exhibition Posted on: 21 Nov 2016

Remembrance Assembly Posted on: 11 Nov 2016

2016 Christmas Fayre Posted on: 10 Nov 2016

Sixth Form Applicants for September 2017 Intake Posted on: 9 Nov 2016

Alternative Curriculum Day 2016 Posted on: 9 Nov 2016

Sixth Form Open Evening 2016 Posted on: 8 Nov 2016

Pupil Art Exhibition 2016 Posted on: 8 Nov 2016

Spray Paint Art Posted on: 2 Nov 2016

Harvest Festival Celebrations Posted on: 14 Oct 2016

Multi Academy Trust Consultation Posted on: 5 Oct 2016

Prospectus 2017 Admissions Posted on: 23 Sep 2016

Year 6 Open Evening Posted on: 20 Sep 2016

Contacting the Academy Posted on: 16 Sep 2016

First Day Arrangements Posted on: 26 Aug 2016

School site closure in the final week of holiday Posted on: 25 Aug 2016

Record Breaking Results for Our Class of 2016! Posted on: 25 Aug 2016

GCE Results Day (AS Results) Posted on: 16 Aug 2016

GCSE Results Day 2016 Posted on: 1 Aug 2016

Sports Day and End of Term Arrangements Posted on: 13 Jul 2016

Sixth Form Building Reaches Awards Final Posted on: 13 Jul 2016

DofE Qualifying Expedition Posted on: 8 Jun 2016

Year 11 Final Arrangements Posted on: 8 Jun 2016

Thurston Visit Posted on: 8 Jun 2016

Codex 1300 Project Posted on: 6 Jun 2016

Year 12 Learn to Sign Posted on: 17 May 2016

New Catering Service Gets Ready to Launch Posted on: 16 May 2016

Year 12 Formula One Experience Posted on: 13 May 2016

Year 9 Pupils Graduate from Nissan Posted on: 6 May 2016

Show Racism the Red Card Posted on: 26 Apr 2016

Year 12 students have been showing their entrepreneurial skills Posted on: 26 Apr 2016

Pupils Enjoy a Maths Feast Posted on: 22 Apr 2016

Year 8 Make History in County Cup Final Posted on: 22 Apr 2016

iMLS Online Library Posted on: 15 Apr 2016

Duke of Edinburgh Award Posted on: 23 Mar 2016

Intermediate Maths Challenge Success 2016 Posted on: 17 Mar 2016

STEM Day – Wednesday 23rd March Posted on: 17 Mar 2016

GCSE Options Evening Posted on: 5 Feb 2016

Transition Summer School Posted on: 26 Jan 2016

Sixth Form drop in session for Prospective Year 12 Students for September 2016 Intake Posted on: 22 Jan 2016

End of Term Arrangements and Christmas Service Posted on: 15 Dec 2015

GCSE Certificate Evening Posted on: 8 Dec 2015

Operation Encompass Posted on: 8 Dec 2015

Shoebox Appeal 2015 Posted on: 17 Nov 2015

Alternative Curriculum Day 2015 Posted on: 13 Nov 2015

Sixth Form Prospectus – 2016 Intake Posted on: 12 Nov 2015

Parent Governor Elections Posted on: 11 Nov 2015

Sixth Form Open Evening – September 2016 Intake Posted on: 3 Nov 2015

Wizard of Oz Review Posted on: 23 Oct 2015

Year 8 Visit to Nissan Posted on: 21 Oct 2015

Harvest Festival Posted on: 19 Oct 2015

Prospectus 2016 Admissions Posted on: 22 Sep 2015

Double Celebrations at Whitburn! Posted on: 1 Sep 2015

Summer Newsletter and Sixth Form Update Posted on: 17 Jul 2015

Women in Engineering Day Posted on: 10 Jul 2015

200th Commemorative Service of the Battle of Waterloo Posted on: 8 Jul 2015

STEM Day – Thursday 2nd July 2015 Posted on: 26 Jun 2015

Harry Clasper is a new play which is suitable for pupils aged 13+ Posted on: 12 Jun 2015

Whitburn World May 2015 Edition Posted on: 22 May 2015

Congratulations Sadie Stoner on winning a Gold medal in Shotokan Karate Posted on: 14 May 2015

Congratulations to Matthew Dickinson – European Fencing Confederation Posted on: 13 May 2015

Memorial to Mrs Beckett, Cleadon Church of England Academy Posted on: 5 May 2015

Claim 10% off your next family getaway during school holidays Posted on: 1 May 2015

English Teacher Taster Day Posted on: 3 Mar 2015

Netballers Do Whitburn Proud Posted on: 13 Feb 2015

Whitburn World Posted on: 13 Feb 2015

Sixth Form Application Evening Posted on: 21 Jan 2015

Physics Teacher Taster Day Posted on: 15 Jan 2015

New website launch Posted on: 7 Jan 2015

Whitburn World Posted on: 19 Dec 2014

Christmas Fayre Fun Posted on: 10 Dec 2014

Sixth Form Build Underway Posted on: 2 Dec 2014

Artwork Draws in the Crowds Posted on: 2 Dec 2014

Bamburgh House Charity Day Posted on: 3 Nov 2014

Nissan Discovery Event Posted on: 23 Oct 2014

Year 9 Visit to Belgium Posted on: 22 Oct 2014

Gum becomes a Work of Art Posted on: 1 Oct 2014

Whitburn Pupils meet Brazilian Artist Posted on: 1 Oct 2014

Steps to Success Launch Posted on: 22 Sep 2014

South Tyneside Dance Festival Posted on: 17 Jul 2014

Year 11 Leavers’ Ball Posted on: 17 Jul 2014

French exchange 2014 Posted on: 11 Jul 2014