Outstanding Ofsted Report

School performance tables 2017

The academy has placed in the top four non-selective schools in Cumbria.


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RT @wlasc: North Lakes Foodbank is now opposite F2 please bring in tins to support our community, tinned fruit, ham and green UHT milk http…

RT @Caseytallon: @WestLakesAcad Loved rehearsing in music today... We picked up the melody really quick🎹🎼🎧

RT @EnglishWLA: Team English breakfast for our amazing Y11 students. Good luck today, you will all smash it! #WeBelieveInYou ☘️ https://t.c…

RT @wla_library: This week it's Mr Rigby's "shelfie" in the library.

RT @EnglishWLA: Y11: ensure you are prepared tomorrow. A spare pen, your Team English highlighter and a bottle of water would be good plann…

RT @Westlakes_PE: Netball Player of the Year, Congratulations Katie 😁🏅

RT @EnglishWLA: YEAR 11: How are you getting on? Email us with any questions or drafts you have. @WestLakesAcad

RT @WestLakesMaths: Learn your maths formulae! Each member of the maths dept is promoting a key formula! Do you know them all?

RT @WestLakesMaths: 5 days until your non calculator paper#are you ready?#corbettmaths#practicepapers#pixlapp#digdeep

RT @WestLakesMaths: Our formulae are driving him mad#learnthem!

Lucy Corrie (11RP) is the Principal’s Learner of the Week. https://t.co/YjQvdZt0Fr @WestLakesMaths @WLARewards

RT @MusicWLA: Today marks the last Friday Live™ performance of James Wilson and his angelic voice. Paul is playing too I guess. #WLAMusic

RT @WestLakesMaths: Numeracy challenge for the last week of term#make24#earnvivos

RT @WestLakesMaths: Check out our new display. Tips on how to use a scientific calculator#learnsomethingnew

RT @EnglishWLA: YR11: The Leadership Team will be quizzing you about your texts and quotations during break and lunch #WeBelieveInYou @West

RT @EnglishWLA: Year 11: We will be hosting a Live@ 5 @WLALiveLEARNING session tomorrow on tips for Literature paper 1. @WestLakesAcad

RT @WLA_RE: Y10 RS analysing different views of the Genesis story! @WLA_RE @WestLakesAcad @wlahistory

RT @WLAPerforming: Year 11 are ready to show their GCSE performance to year 7 tomorrow! @WestLakesAcad @EnglishWLA #readingismagic #inspire

RT @MusicWLA: Mr. William's album of the week is 1994 album, Dummy, by Portishead. Thanks for the recommendation, @clairecprice #WLAMusic #…

RT @EnglishWLA: * YR 11 PARENTS * Here is the link to your parent guide for the English exams: @WestLakesAcad @WLA_HOYS https://t.co/7dpM

Chloe Rogers 11SBE is the Principal's Learner of the Week. https://t.co/YjQvdZt0Fr

Good luck to all Y11 starting their GCSE examinations this week. Visit the website for timetables, top tips & advice. We believe in you!

RT @cleatormoor: @WestLakesAcad gd luck to all students doing there GCSE's be strong and never give up YOU CAN ALL DO THIS!!!! gd luck Jess…


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Lucy Corrie (11RP) is the Principal’s Learner of the Week.

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