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

September 1 - 2
INSET days – school closed
September 3
Students return to the academy
September 8 - 12
Year 7 CAT Tests this week
September 8
Form Rep Elections
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