Lynne Cameron

County Boccia

On the 10th November six pupils from Westfield attended the County Boccia tournament which was held at the Queen Elizabeth School, Wimborne. The day consisted of pupils splitting into two main teams and then competing against other schools in the County for a place in the regional finals (which are going to be held in March 2018). Both Westfield Teams managed ...

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Littlemoor Community Orchard Opening

A new sign for Jan’s Community Orchard was recently unveiled by Jan’s husband Pat. The sign was designed and painted from start to finish by Westfield Sixth Form Art students; Adam, Ellie, Marley and Benny. Now in situ the sign looks fantastic! During the day Lyn Cooch, Dorset County Council Nature Conservation Officer and Julie Hursthouse, Community Development Officer for ...

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Jubilee Challenge 2018

On Friday 13th October, Westfield started their first training walk for the Jubilee Challenge 2018. This was an opportunity for new pupils to see what it would be like to take part in the schools Jubilee walk on Dartmoor. The pupils had to walk for the whole day crossing over fields, nature reserves, woodland areas and much more.  All of ...

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Restart a Heart Day

On Friday 13th of October Westfield became part of thousands of schools and colleges across Europe that took part in this year’s Restart a Heart Day, which was coordinated by the British Heart Foundation. This annual initiative aims to train as many young people as possible in CPR. CPR is a universal, crucial lifesaving skill that can be learnt by ...

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TADSS Art Day

On the 12th October pupils and Art teachers from Westfield, Beaucroft, Wyvern and Yewstock schools took part in an Art day hosted by Westfield. The day involved pupils taking part in three practical sessions with the aim of making four large scale mini beast sculptures. Pupils started by making a basic frame work out of card and masking tape, they ...

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Westfield Celebrates the Big Draw 2017

Once again as a whole school Westfield has celebrated the Big Draw this term. The Big Draw is a national festival which promotes drawing in its broadest sense within schools. This year the theme was ‘Living Lines’ an animated Big Draw. In class students practised creating line drawings and produced doodles based on a theme of their choice. Through the ...

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Drama

It’s a busy time in the Drama Studio. Westfield has once again been accepted to be part of both the Shakespeare Schools Festival (https://www.shakespeareschools.org/) and the National Theatre Connections Festival https://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/learning/connections. These are both International Youth Theatre festivals which will allow our students the chance to perform alongside other schools in professional theatres to a paying audience. This year in ...

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