• Remembrance Day

    Posted on 12.11.19 by Lisa Crosby

    Our year 11 student Jay wrote a lovely piece about how he feels about Remembrance Day: “Every November 11th we celebrate ‘Remembrance Day’ where we celebrate all of the people who gave their…

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  • Westbourne’s Diwali celebrations

    Posted on 25.10.19 by Lisa Crosby

    To celebrate Diwali on Sunday 27th October staff and students have been involved in Diwali-themed activities this week. Our teacher Kalpana arranged experiences including henna tattooing, the making and decorating of Diwali…

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  • Ready for Halloween

    Posted on 24.10.19 by Lisa Crosby

    As Halloween falls during our half term break next week, things have been getting spooky around the school!   Our KS3 students were taken out pumpkin picking at a local farm and,…

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  • Safety first at Westbourne

    Posted on 06.09.19 by Lisa Crosby

    Students at Westbourne School know that staff and verified visitors will either wear photo ID or a badge with their name on a special colour-coded lanyard. So he didn’t feel left out,…

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  • The GWBO (great Westbourne bake off)

    Posted on 06.09.19 by Lisa Crosby

    With The Great British Bake Off back on our televisions our new students have been trying out their own recipes for chocolate chip cookies and muffins. Thankfully they were keen to share…

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  • Getting ready for September!

    Posted on 07.08.19 by Lisa Crosby

    Even though school has closed for the summer holidays, some Westbourne staff are still on site getting things ready for September when more new students will join us. We’ve recently had our…

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  • A great day out at Gulliver’s!

    Posted on 23.07.19 by Lisa Crosby

    The end of term trip for our Year 7 was a day out at Gulliver’s Kingdom, Matlock Bath. Staff were dragged on to the rides such as the laser dodgems and the…

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  • Brain food Friday!

    Posted on 12.07.19 by Lisa Crosby

    Staff and visitors had a Friday lunchtime treat today with some ‘brain food’, made by one of our students. After coming up with the genius idea, with our School Caterer Dena, to…

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  • Credit trip to sunny Sherwood Pines

    Posted on 11.07.19 by Lisa Crosby

    Students at Westbourne School have the opportunity to earn ‘credits’ during each school day for good behaviour and achievement. If they have earned enough credits they can chose a reward trip at the…

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