ROCK CHALLENGE National Recognition

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RT @KenziEnglish01: Hoping for another opportunity to raise money for charity again soon, thoroughly enjoyed the #DentDash today :)@WestLak

RT @sbanks150: @WestLakesAcad @Westlakes_PE Still a wee bit achey after the Dent Dash, but it was great fun anyway 😄😄👍👍

RT @Evie_mccrickard: @WestLakesAcad proper enjoyed today, ended up with some belter blisters defiantly would do it again! 😊😊😊

RT @WLARewards: Well done to the 97 students that completed the #DentDash today. I am very proud. 50 Vivos coming your way. #appreciation @…

RT @EnglishWLA: The first students are back. 1hour 33 minutes

RT @WLA_RockChall: #DentDash loved today!!!!! Great way to raise funds as a whole school.

RT @finn_henderson: @Westlakes_PE dent dash was awesome👌👌🏉🏉🏉

RT @inclusion7: First runners are back. Well done boys #dentdash @WestLakesAcad

#DentDash Sponsor our students by donating here:

#TodayatWLA students and staff are taking part in the #DentDash for three charities!

RT @WestLakesMaths: Chloe Fawcett, Kasey Walker and Anna Tyson are Mr Bonney's tied Learners of the Week#welldone

We are thrilled that so many prospective parents and students came to visit us this evening. Presentations will be added to our website.

RT @WestLakesMaths: Lovely to see so many keen parents and prospective students in the Maths department tonight#nonstop#buzzingatmosphere

RT @EnglishWLA: It's been a wonderful evening and we are so lucky to see fantastic future students!🦁Wassila signing off until next time!#Te

RT @WestLakesMaths: Competition time in the Maths department#triangles triangles

It's our Year 6 Open Evening tonight 5-7pm. Tour our outstanding building, meet the staff and hear all about our latest exam results.

RT @AmandaH_NW7: Lovely imms session @WestLakesAcad today, thank you yr8/9 girls and @WLA_HOYS you were all stars ✨ @adebidooda @v_haworth

RT @WLMFL: On s'amuse en apprenant le français @WLMFL @WLA_HOYS @WestLakesAcad

RT @MissGreenWLA: Year 8 are Times Table Rock Stars! ✖️🎸@WestLakesMaths @WestLakesAcad @TTRockStars

RT @inclusion7: Dyslexia Awareness Week competition. See Miss Fell on how to enter,entries need to be in by the 27th @WestLakesAcad https:/…

RT @WLA_RockChall: A little video made by @MrTebay to help promote Rock Challenge at WLA #beyourbest #rockchallenge

Take part in the #WLADentDash this Sat - see Mr Haslop. To sponsor our students & help raise money for 3 charities:

RT @clampetclare: Hope the yr 7s enjoyed residential yesterday can't wait to hear about it @WestLakesAcad



Meet Our Principal

Mr J Johnson – Principal and Chief Executive Officer

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