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  • Fruit tasting workshops

    23rd April 2018

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

  • 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.


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    Wild Science Visit

    4th February 2018

    Last week the children at Whetley were visited by some very special animals. Tarantulas and snakes were just some of the creatures we learnt about, and stroked. The children were incredibly brave and totally fascinated with these strange creatures as our expert explained how to feed and care for them.


  • Staying Safe online in the modern world

    25th January 2018

    Staying safe online is very important for our children in today’s modern world. Most families will own devices that children can use to access the internet. This can be done without parents checking what their children are looking at. Please read the following information to support you to keep your child safe online.

    1) Don’t post any personal information online – like your address, email address or mobile number.

    2) Think carefully before posting pictures or videos of yourself. Once you’ve put a picture of

  • FS2 Extended Open Door to parents

    25th January 2018

    All FS2 parents are welcome to join in with our learning every Friday morning.  Last Friday was the first session and we had a great turn out.  We were looking at segmenting for writing.  This week we are looking at blending for reading and the week after high frequency words.

    Please come along and join in with your child.



  • Multi-Sports Club

    16th January 2018

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

  • Lunch Taster Session

    8th January 2018

    Our new chef, Joe, teamed up with Miss Sayer and the Pupil Voice Team to encourage more pupils to have a healthy school meal, by hosting a tasting session.  The pupils loved it and more and more pupils now want school meals cooked by Joe and his team.

  • Silver Medals in Athletics

    14th December 2017

    The Year 3/4 Whetley Athletics team came 2nd, winning Silver Medals in their recent tournament which involved 16 schools.  Congratulations to you all, that is a fabulous achievement.


  • Year 6 Athletics

    14th December 2017

    Congratulations to all the year 6 pupils who recently took part in a local Athletics competition. The pupils were brilliant athletes and were a real credit to the school and their families.  Well done everyone.


  • Gold Medals for the Girl's Football Team

    4th December 2017

    Congratulations to the Year 5 & 6 Girl's Football Team who recently won Gold Medals.  The girls won every game beating several local schools to become champions. Well done everyone.