• High School Admissions - September 2021
    High School Admissions - September 2021

    For students currently in Year 6 and starting High School in September 2021, the closing date for secondary school applications is Saturday 31st October.

    Click the 'read more' link below to learn more about the school we hope your child will join in September 2021!

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Attendance: Absence through illness

As Covid-19 shares symptoms with a number of other infections, such as flu and the common cold, it can difficult to decide whether or not you should send your child to school. To help you make the right decision, please refer to the document below.

Click to view/download: Absence through illness flowchart



Parent Update - Friday 30th October

We hope this update finds you well, and that you and your family have had the opportunity to enjoy a break from term time, whatever that might look like for you.

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New letter to parents/carers released

Please click the link below or go to the letters to parents page to view / download the following letter released today:

22/10/20 - PSHE Programme
(FAO parents/carers of students in Year 7)


Vacancy: Assessment Clerk

We are looking to appoint an Assessment Clerk to provide an administrational service to the school, related to reports and review for students.

In addition, there will be administrative work related to external and internal examinations, general office and typing duties.

This is a part-time position (14.5 hours per week) on a one year temporary contract - effective from January 2021.

Closing date: 04/11/20

Please see our Vacancies page for further information.


Training Day - Friday 23rd October

Due to a scheduled training day, Withernsea High School will be closed to all students this Friday, 23rd October.

This means students will finish for the half term break at 2.20pm on Thursday 22nd October.

Students will return on Monday, 2nd November.

Please see the latest letter to parents/carers for more information.



Vacancy: Cleaner

The school requires a motivated, punctual and cheerful cleaner to join the school's cleaning team.

25 hours per week. Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 2.30pm. Term time only.

Closing date: 19/10/20.

Please see our Vacancies page for further information.




Vacancy: Head of Science

Withernsea High School seeks an outstanding Head of Science who is not just passionate about their subject and committed to the profession, but who seeks to understand our young people and the community we serve.

Closing date: 16/10/20

Please see our Vacancies page for further information.




Recap of the week: Monday 28th September - Friday 2nd October

Several letters have gone out to parents/carers this week outlining various changes and updates across the school. 

We have consolidated these updates below to ensure you have seen those that are important for you and your children. 

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Withernsea High School: 'Working together, achieving more'

A very warm welcome to our school.

The secondary school years are an incredibly formative and exciting time for young people. It is a time when new opportunities arise, when new experience is gained. It is also a time of great personal and social change. We are privileged to work with the young people in our community to help them make the very best of these opportunities and to make their time in school a time of enjoyment, success and achievement.

Our aims are for all young people to:

● Broaden their horizons

● Develop the skills, knowledge and attributes to succeed in a changing world

● Achieve excellent outcomes

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Hard copies of the information found on this website are available free of charge, upon request to the school. Please contact us at whstc@wscampus.net or by phone on 01964 613133 to order copies.