Welcome to Whetley Academy





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Mrs Karena Rogers Assistant Principal, leads in EYFS & Phonics & is an FS2 teacher.

Miss Suzanna Morrison Assistant Principal, leads in Years 2 & 3, Oracy, newly qualified teachers & students, & is a year 6 teacher.  

Miss Rebecca Stansfield Head of Academy

Miss Johan Stephenson Assistant Principal, leads in English & Oracy &  is a year 6 teacher.

Mr Jonathan Townend Assistant Principal, leads in Year 4 & 5 & Maths, & is a year 5 teacher.


Thank you for taking the time to look at our website to find out what Whetley Academy has to offer.

We work very hard to build strong, supportive links with parents in the belief that positive partnerships between home and school benefit our children. The ethos of the school is respect, tolerance, kindness and being the best we can be. We expect our children to work hard, co-operate, look after each other and achieve highly in everything they do! Above all, we want every child to enjoy school and be able to thrive in as many ways as possible. Please enjoy reading our website and if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

Kind Regards,
Mrs D Brown         
Associate Executive Principal                       
Miss R Stansfield
Head of Academy

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  • Year 6 Design a Cereal Box Competition

    25th July 2018

    Year 6 had a competition to design a cereal box and 6D were the winners with 6ST coming a very close second.  Well done everyone.  ... » Read More

  • The Book Bus arrives at Whetley Academy

    20th July 2018

    The children at Whetley Academy were delighted to see a Big Red Bus in the playground when they arrived for school yesterday...It was The Book Bus from the Book... » Read More

  • Y6 Residential

    19th July 2018

    Year 6 were extremely lucky to go on a 3-day residential trip to Caythorpe Court, Lincoln. They took part in a wide range of activities including; quad biking, ... » Read More

  • Whetley's World Cup Final

    19th July 2018

    The Year 6 students took on the Whetley Academy staff, in a closely contested football match yesterday. Over 500 students were outside to watch the game and che... » Read More

  • Y1 & 2 visited the seaside.

    19th July 2018

    On Wednesday Yr1 & Yr2  visited Lytham St Annes. We had a fantastic day,  riding on the donkeys and playing on the beach. We ended our day with a delicious cool... » Read More

  • Y6 visit to Lightwater Valley

    27th June 2018

    The Year 6 pupils were treated to a rewards day out as their last year at Whetley Academy draws to a close. Yet another special day was had by all the pupils.... » Read More

  • NSPCC 's Speak out Stay safe workshops

    5th June 2018

    NSPCC 's Speak out Stay safe workshops... » Read More

  • Sporting Stars

    24th May 2018

    The pupils at Whetley Academy have been very busy taking part in a variety of sports tournaments recently.The girls got to the quarter finals of the Marley Foot... » Read More

  • Harewood House

    24th May 2018

    On 10th May 2018, year 4 went on an amazing trip to Harewood House in Leeds as a part of our Rich and Poor topic and to support our writing.We explored the magn... » Read More

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    Star Achievers

    24th May 2018

    Congratulations to all the pupils who were awarded certificates for being a Star Achiever for the Summer 1 term. ... » Read More

  • Year 4 cricket finalists

    21st May 2018

    Last Thursday our Year 4 Cricket Team played in a local tournament and won all their matches and scored a staggering 694 runs.  Due to their amazing performance... » Read More

  • Breaking news....Girls Basketball

    4th May 2018

    What an achievement..our Year 6 Girls have just won the Basketball Tournament this afternoon at Zara Sports Centre.Well done girls, we are very proud of you. ... » Read More

  • Whetley's amazing Star Achievers

    29th March 2018

    Congratualtions to all the children who were awarded a Star Achiever badge and certificate in the special assemblies this week in Reading, Literacy, Oracy, Math... » Read More

  • Fruit tasting workshops

    23rd April 2018

    The children will be having a visit from a Dietician to learn about healthy eating.... » Read More

  • YHA Spy Academy

    22nd March 2018

    Year 4 and 5 went on a residential to YHA Spy Academy, Castleton in the Peak District in early March. 51 children learnt to make a fire, and bake bread over it.... » Read More

  • Star Achievers for Spring Term 1

    9th February 2018

    Congratulations to all the children who were awarded Star Achievers Certificates and badges in our special assemblies this week. The awards were given for achie... » Read More

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    Wild Science Visit

    4th February 2018

    Last week the children at Whetley were visited by some very special animals. Tarantulas and snakes were just some of the creatures we learnt about, and stroked.... » Read More

  • FS2 Extended Open Door to parents

    25th January 2018

    All FS2 parents are welcome to join in with our learning every Friday morning.  Last Friday was the first session and we had a great turn out.  We were looking ... » Read More

  • Lunch Taster Session

    8th January 2018

    Our new chef, Joe, teamed up with Miss Sayer and the Pupil Voice Team to encourage more pupils to have a healthy school meal, by hosting a tasting session.  The... » Read More

  • Gold Medals for the Girl's Football Team

    4th December 2017

    Congratulations to the Year 5 & 6 Girl's Football Team who recently won Gold Medals.  The girls won every game beating several local schools to become champions... » Read More