Category Archives: Cumbria Education Trust News

Workington Academy Capsule

Workington Academy pupils create time capsule

The Times and Star article: Workington Academy pupils create time capsule Members of the student council at Workington Academy have buried a time capsule in the foundations of the new school, which is currently being built. Jack Earl, 18, head boy of the student council, said: “It will be quite historic, it’s exciting and I hope […]

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William Howard Trust Spring Conference

WILLIAM HOWARD TRUST – SPRING CONFERENCE

William Howard Trust held its first conference for members of their Trust Board, Local Advisory Boards (LABs) and its schools’ Leadership Teams on Wednesday, 2 March at the Castle Inn Hotel, Bassenthwaite.  This was a well-attended event with over 50 delegates enjoying an afternoon of training, which in the main focussed on the Trust’s vision […]

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WHT News

Headteacher Appointed at William Howard School

Headteacher Appointed at William Howard School The interview process for this post took place earlier this week and we are delighted to inform you that Mr Chris McAree was appointed and will take up his post in September 2016. Mr McAree is currently Headteacher at Caldew School in Dalston, where he has been for 4 […]

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WHT News

NEW TRUST TO CHANGE THE FACE OF EDUCATION IN CUMBRIA

A new multi-academy trust was officially launched on 7 September, which looks set to change the face of education in the Cumbria region.   The William Howard Trust (WHT), a not-for-profit charitable organisation, will be responsible initially for sponsoring three academies in Cumbria: The William Howard School in Brampton, Yewdale Primary School in Carlisle and […]

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WORKINGTON ACADEMY APPOINTS NEW HEAD FOR SEPTEMBER OPENING

We are very pleased to announce the appointment of a new headteacher for Workington Academy. Jonathan Logan, a deputy headteacher from an Ofsted-rated Outstanding school in the north east, will lead the new academy when it opens in September 2015. Mr Logan is currently deputy head at the high performing John Spence Community High School […]

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