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  • Year 6 Design a Cereal Box Competition

    25th July 2018

    Year 6 had a competition to design a cereal box and 6D were the winners with 6ST coming a very close second.  Well done everyone. 


  • The Book Bus arrives at Whetley Academy

    20th July 2018

    The children at Whetley Academy were delighted to see a Big Red Bus in the playground when they arrived for school yesterday...It was The Book Bus from the Book People.  The children and their families were allowed to climb aboard the bus and choose from a selection of beautiful books, which I am sure they will enjoy reading over the holidays.


  • Y1 & 2 visited the seaside.

    19th July 2018

    On Wednesday Yr1 & Yr2  visited Lytham St Annes. We had a fantastic day,  riding on the donkeys and playing on the beach. We ended our day with a delicious cool ice cream. We all had a great time and we hope to visit again. 

  • Whetley's World Cup Final

    19th July 2018
    The Year 6 students took on the Whetley Academy staff, in a closely contested football match yesterday. Over 500 students were outside to watch the game and cheer on the Year 6 students. The match was full of action from start to finish and saw the Year 6 students come out victorious in a 9-7  win. It was throughly enjoyed by students and teachers and a fantastic way to say good bye to our fantastic year 6 students.
  • Y6 Residential

    19th July 2018

    Year 6 were extremely lucky to go on a 3-day residential trip to Caythorpe Court, Lincoln. They took part in a wide range of activities including; quad biking, raft building and the giant swing. They had lots of fun during their team building events and really enjoyed their last trip together.



  • Y6 visit to Lightwater Valley

    27th June 2018

    The Year 6 pupils were treated to a rewards day out as their last year at Whetley Academy draws to a close. Yet another special day was had by all the pupils.

  • NSPCC 's Speak out Stay safe workshops

    5th June 2018

    NSPCC 's Speak out Stay safe workshops

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    Star Achievers

    24th May 2018

    Congratulations to all the pupils who were awarded certificates for being a Star Achiever for the Summer 1 term.


  • Harewood House

    24th May 2018
    On 10th May 2018, year 4 went on an amazing trip to Harewood House in Leeds as a part of our Rich and Poor topic and to support our writing.
    We explored the magnificent Harewood House, which still belongs to Lascelles family. They are aristocrats closely related to the Royal family. After exploring the State Floor rooms full of famous Chippendale furniture, we went to see Below Stairs area, where servants and maids lived.
    After that we looked around the famous Bird Garden and even played in an adventure play
  • Sporting Stars

    24th May 2018

    The pupils at Whetley Academy have been very busy taking part in a variety of sports tournaments recently.

    The girls got to the quarter finals of the Marley Football Tournament, the boys also played really well in their Tournament at Marley Stadium, and the Year 5 boys Basketball team came 3rd at Zara Sports Centre.

    Once again the pupils were very well behaved, and were a real credit to the school.

    Well done everyone.


  • Year 4 cricket finalists

    21st May 2018

    Last Thursday our Year 4 Cricket Team played in a local tournament and won all their matches and scored a staggering 694 runs.  Due to their amazing performance they have secured a place in the final.

    Congratulations to the team, well done and good luck for the final.


  • Breaking news....Girls Basketball

    4th May 2018

    What an achievement..our Year 6 Girls have just won the Basketball Tournament this afternoon at Zara Sports Centre.

    Well done girls, we are very proud of you.


  • Fruit tasting workshops

    23rd April 2018

    The children will be having a visit from a Dietician to learn about healthy eating.

  • Multi-Sports Club

    16th April 2018

    Wednesdays 6pm-7pm & 7pm-8pm at Whetley Academy.  Please  Contact Mr Khan on 07427599477.

  • Whetley's amazing Star Achievers

    29th March 2018

    Congratualtions to all the children who were awarded a Star Achiever badge and certificate in the special assemblies this week in Reading, Literacy, Oracy, Maths, Sport, Attendance and being a fantastic Role Model.

  • YHA Spy Academy

    22nd March 2018

    Year 4 and 5 went on a residential to YHA Spy Academy, Castleton in the Peak District in early March. 51 children learnt to make a fire, and bake bread over it. Children also learned navigational skills, archery and we had a local walk through the countryside. It was a great experience and everyone enjoyed it. All children are now fully fledged agents! 


  • Online Safety

    1st March 2018

    The Year 5 pupils thoroughly enjoyed a visit from the local police team, to learn about online safety and cyber bullying and the laws of being online.


  • Whetley's Little Learners

    28th February 2018

    A group for parents and children from birth to 3 years old.

     Learn, Play, Chat, Enjoy Free Refreshments and Parenting help.

    Please come along and join in.

  • Whetley's Healthy Breakfast Club

    27th February 2018

    The children and families at Whetley Academy are invited to a free breakfast club every morning (Monday-Friday) between 7.45am - 8.30am.  There is always cereals, toast & fruit available.









  • Star Achievers for Spring Term 1

    9th February 2018

    Congratulations to all the children who were awarded Star Achievers Certificates and badges in our special assemblies this week. The awards were given for achievement in Maths, Reading, Oracy, Sport, Attendance, Writing, and being a fantastic Role Model.