Welcome to The Whitehaven Academy

The Whitehaven Academy is part of Bright Tribe Trust, a multi-academy trust set up to raise the standards of education in the North West of England. We are a mixed, 11 to 19 academy in Whitehaven in Cumbria. Our staff are passionate and fully committed to providing the very best education for all of our pupils – every child matters to us, every lesson, every day.

Key Dates

August 14
Post 16 results day
August 21
GCSE Results day
August 22
Uniform Fitting Session, for Year 11’s enrolling in Post 16
September 1 - 2
INSET days – school closed
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