News Archive

The Greatest Showcase

Rehearsals are underway for The Westfield Showcase, renamed ‘The Greatest Showcase’, (inspired by the popularity of ‘The Greatest Showman’). The showcase is open to all students and will feature singing, playing in a band, stories, poetry and acting. We will also have our inaugural performance of The Westfield ‘Open’ Orchestra. This is a new project that we have been trialling …

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National Online Safety

As part of our #WakeUpWednesday campaign, we have created a FREE guide for your school to share to its community about Roblox, the online game which is dubbed by its makers as ‘the largest interactive social platform for play’. Our guide informs parents about the dangers associated with the platform and how they can reduce the associated risks, including, but not …

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Weymouth Seafront Lighting Project

Newton class had a unique experience this week working with Architect Anna Liu. Anna, from award winning Architecture practice Tonkin Lui in London have been commissioned to redesign Weymouth seafront lighting. Anna alongside Nicky Wittenham from Bounce Back Arts visited Westfield to run a practical workshop based on the scheme. Pupils had great fun experimenting with paint in response to …

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Table Cricket Regional Finals

On the 26th April six pupils from Sandbanks Class represented the school (and the county) at the South West of England Regional Finals for Table Cricket.  The competition was held at the University of Exeter where all the County winners from the previous competition competed against one another to become the best school in the South West of England and …

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International Schools Project

Some classes have taken the International Schools project into their hearts; one class have struck up a particular friendship with a Lithuanian school. Our pupils have been messaging pupils there via the British Council portal and are now considering live video link, also via the portal. The class have decided to send an Easter gift box and exchange Easter traditions, …

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Global Community

Westfield has been working very hard to involve ourselves in our global community. All classes will have the chance to participate in our partner school eTwinning group where we are linked with two schools in Georgia, one in Hungary and one in Lithuania. We will be sharing our celebrations of Bonfire Night and Christmas, as well as teaching our partner …

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