Recent News Archive

Celebrating Excellence

Whitstone School held a special celebration evening for one hundred and four students and their parents to recognise their outstanding achievements.

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Art Workshop with Local Artist

Year 10 students recently worked with local artist Fiona Campbell in a two hour art workshop.

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What Does Keigan Love About Whitstone School?

Whitstone News has been catching up with Keigan, Year 7, to find out what he loves about Whitstone School.

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Articulacy Success

Year 10 students have excelled in an articulacy project and gained a nationally recognised qualification from the English Speaking Board.

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What Does Megan Love About Whitstone School?

Whitstone News has been catching up with Megan, Year 10, about what she loves about Whitstone School.

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Primary Maths Challenge

Teams from local primary schools recently joined us for a day of exciting mathematical puzzles and games, culminating in a team based UK Maths Challenge event.

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Great Results for Mollie and Olivia

The recent Key Stage Three Maths Challenge resulted in a series of impressive scores from our Year 7 & 8 students, with two girls taking the top prizes.

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Kindness Project Collaboration

Schools from across Shepton Mallet and the surrounding area have been engaging in a collaborative project on the theme of kindness.

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What Do Ren and Lauren Love About Whitstone?

Whitstone News has been catching up with Ren and Lauren, Year 8, about what they love about Whitstone School.

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Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

This year’s Duke of Edinburgh Award students have made an excellent start to their expedition season with a training weekend on the Mendip Hills.

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Year 5 Taster Day

Year 5s from the local primary schools joined us on Friday 3 May for a fun day of lessons and activities.

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Conor at Exeter Food Festival

Conor, Year 9, has recently been demonstrating his cooking skills at the Exeter Food Festival.

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Year 7 ‘We Speak’ Competition

Every student in Year 7 recently researched, wrote and performed a speech as part of the ‘We Speak’ competition.

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What Does Mikey Love About Whitstone?

Whitstone News has been catching up with Mikey, Year 8, about what he loves about Whitstone School.

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Gifted and Talented Maths

More than twenty eager mathematicians have been developing their skills at a series of enrichment classes at Whitstone School.

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Maths Challenge Success

Congratulations to Toby, Conor and Will who achieved ‘Best in Year’ in the Intermediate Maths Challenge.

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What Does Caitlin Love About Whitstone?

Whitstone News has been catching up with Caitlin, Year 10, about what she loves about Whitstone School.

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Lucy Represents Somerset

Lucy, Year 7, has been making great progress with her football career, securing a place in the Somerset development squad.

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Student Wellbeing Champions

Schools Health and Resilience Education (SHARE) recently delivered Emotion Coaching to ten students from Years 7-10.

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Fantastic Effort From Eco Club

Whitstone’s Eco Club have been helping to create a more eco-friendly school through their fantastic efforts.

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Fantastic Dance Show

Whitstone School’s annual Dance Show wowed audiences with performances over two nights.

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What Do Kieran and Murphy Love About Whitstone?

Whitstone News has been catching up with Kieran and Murphy, Year 11, about what they love about Whitstone School.

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Snowdop Festival Poetry Competition

Tomas, Rhys, Isobel, Henry and Oli have had their poems listed in the ‘commended’ category in the Shepton Mallet Snowdrop Poetry Competition.

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Conor to Compete at Nationals

Conor, Year 9, has once again triumphed, winning the Regional final of the ‘FutureChef’ cookery competition.

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Two Incredible Acts of Kindness

Erin, Year 8, has shown true kindness and appreciation after a member of the public anonymously returned some money she had lost in Shepton Mallet.

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