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GCSE Geography Goes Upstream

18th October, 2018

Riverside trip for KS4 Students

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Students Learn in the Great Outdoors

18th October, 2018

Bushcraft trip for Wellacre Year 7

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Inspiring STEM Careers at Primary Day

17th October, 2018

Budding Scientists, Vets and Engineers attend transition event

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GCSE Geography Goes Upstream

Riverside trip for KS4 Students

Students Learn in the Great Outdoors

Bushcraft trip for Wellacre Year 7

Inspiring STEM Careers at Primary Day

Budding Scientists, Vets and Engineers attend transition event

Wellacre Student ‘Works Like a Dog’ to Raise Money for Local Charity

Year 10 Owen Fetches over £800 for Dogs Trust Manchester

European Day of Languages

Greetings from across the World

Le Tour de France

Students take to the road in French lessons

Baking Cakes for Macmillan

Cake Sale and Coffee Morning at Wellacre

Year 9 Jamie is a Karate Champion

Student Wins Karate Gold Medals

Eco Day for Primaries

Wellacre takes classroom outside!

Mathemagic

Students take on Further Maths

Work Experience

Wellacre students join the working world

Spanish Exchange Success

Spanish Exchange Families Celebrate

Wellacre boys celebrate success

GCSE Celebrations 2018

Célébration de la Révolution Française

Students celebrate Bastille Day

Awards Evening 2018

Wellacre Marks Student Success

CoCo Day 2018

Community Cohesion at Wellacre

Flash Bang

Wellacre invites local primaries for science show

Plain Sailing for Year 9 Student

Wellacre student takes to the water

Strictly Comes to Wellacre

Dance and Music Extravaganza

NHS Day

Students Explore World of Medicine

Bespoke Mural is Unveiled in Urmston

Wellacre joins Urmston in Bloom to Celebrate

Bienvenido!

Wellacre welcomes Spanish students

Year 11 Prom

Class of 2018 celebrate

A Helping Hand

Wellacre Students Support Mental Health Awareness Week

World Cup Fever

Students celebrate the World Cup in English

Inspiring Future Sports Leaders

Students join the YST Active Health Programme

Moving Minds

Boxer Courtney Fry returns to Wellacre

Reach for the Sky

RAF joins Wellacre to help train new Prefects

Through the Lens

Former student returns to learn more about photography

Wellacre Performs at ‘Whose Shoes’ Event

Students Entertain at Liverpool Womens’ Hospital

Making a Splash in Education

Swim star completes work experience at Wellacre

Keeping Trafford Children Safe

Wellacre supports CSE Week of Action

Kate Green MP visits Wellacre

Local MP praises students getting a taste of university

Wellacre’s Karate Kid

Black Belt for Year 7 Student

Ryan Returns to Wellacre

Work experience for former student

Ahead of his Time

Year 7 Student Takes to the Stage

Bee in the City

Community Art Project Lands at Wellacre

Ready, Steady, Cook

Year 7s Get Cooking in After School Club

Delving Into the Past

Year 9 Learn More about Living through World War 2

Wellacre Leads the Way as a Dyslexia-Friendly School

DfE Report Highlights Wellacre’s Dyslexia-Friendly Good Practice

Primary Pupils Duck, Dodge and Dive!

Dodgeball Festival for Trafford Primary Schools

Aspiring Chefs Visit Trafford College Restaurant

Students Explore Professionally Produced Food at Aspire

Urmston in Bloom Update

Community Commitment by Wellacre Students

The Big Sleep-Out

Year 7 Daniel Supports Cornerstones Charity

Women in Education

Principal Miss Wicks Joins Northwest Leadership Hub

On Track

Student's enriching visit to Hitachi Rail

Cooking Up New Skills

Junior Chef Academy

Wellacre on the Way to Rainbow Flag Award

The Rainbow Flag Award Update

Levi Tafari Visits Wellacre

Poet Inspires Year 9 Anthology

Success for Brilliant Club Scholar

Year 10 Adam published in The Scholar

Wellacre Welcomes Commonwealth Gold Medallist, Courtney Fry

Boxer, Fry, delivers Moving Minds programme

Exploring Maths

Maths Masterclass at Salford University

Irlam Locks Uncovered

Year 8 learn about local history

Owen Juggles for The Dogs Trust

Owen juggles for charity!

Active Citizenship

Year 10 student is passionate about Politics

Wellacre Joins Battlefield Tour

Students follow WW1 soldiers route through Europe

Community Spirit at Wellacre

Wellacre raises over £1300 for RMCH

Geography in Action

Year 11 learn about flood defenses

Safer Internet Day

Wellacre supports national Safer Internet Day

Year 10 are ‘Lovin’ it’ at McDonald’s

Food and Cookery students visit McDonald’s

MasterChef

On the hunt for the next MasterChef!

Wellacre Presents Gift of Cross to Bishop of Middleton

Bishop Mark visits Wellacre as part of Holy Week

Wellacre Celebrates British Science Week with Trafford Primary Children

British Science Week at Wellacre

Success in Power2 Programme

Wellacre Celebrates at Power2 Graduation Ceremony

Wellacre Competition Celebrates LGBT History Month

Students celebrate successful LGBT individuals

Let Maths Take You Further

Wellacre Wins ‘Best Teamwork’ at Maths Feast 2018

Wellacre Goes Behind the Scenes at ITV

Year 10 Students visit ITV Granada Reports

Where are you heading?

Wellacre hosts annual Careers Fair

Wellacre Celebrates Poetry at GCSE Poetry Live!

Students Enjoy Live Poetry Performances at Opera House

Wellacre’s Adventures in South Africa

AfriTwin 2018 - Sharing Education Together

Brilliant Club Success

Graduation Ceremony at Sheffield University for Brilliant Club Scholars

Inspiring Creativity in Art and Photography Students

Year 11 students visit Liverpool galleries and Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Wellacre Students Perform in Battle of the Bands!

Students win second place in Trafford music competition

Lord Goddard Takes Conner's Question to House of Lords

Wellacre students hear Conner Pollitt's question raised in the House of Lords

Urmston in Bloom Launch

Wellacre Supports Urmston in Bloom Event

Join our Afritwin Adventure 2019/20

Looking for adventure or a trip of a lifetime? Afritwin can offer both!

Holocaust Memorial Day

Wellacre commemorates nationwide Holocaust Memorial event

Grand Medieval Designs

Year 7 Build Medieval Castles

Best Foot Forward for Year 11 Geography

Wellacre students explore Salford Quays for GCSE

All Equal, All Different Competition Winner

Student wins competition to raise awareness of diversity and equality

Students Get a Taste of Trafford College

Aspire Restaurant Treats Students to Afternoon Tea

Record Number of Parcels for Foodbank

Reverse Advent Success

Lord Goddard of Stockport Visits Wellacre Students

The Lord Speaker’s Peers in Schools Outreach Programme

Wellacre Construction Students Build on Their Knowledge

Year 10 and 11 students visit construction sites

Wellacre Wellbeing Ambassadors Offer Support

Wellacre Wellbeing Ambassadors Offer Support

Wellacre Students ‘Go Green’ for RHS Challenge

Wellacre Students ‘Go Green’ for RHS Challenge

Christmas Jumper Day

Christmas Jumper Day

Wellacre's Christmas Celebrations

Wellacre's Christmas Celebrations at St. John's Church

Poppy Appeal Update

Poppy Appeal Update

Year 10 Get 'Moneywise'

Santander deliver Moneywise education programme

PTA Update

PTA fundraising update

Louis Scores in Sale Sharks Developing Player Programme

Louis Scores in Sale Sharks Developing Player Programme

Let’s Talk Youth Conference

Wellacre Students Speak Up at ‘Let’s Talk Youth’ Conference

Wellacre Students Lead the Way

Wellacre students offer inspiration in leadership roles

Working Towards a Rainbow Flag Award

Wellacre works towards a Rainbow Flag Award

Wellacre's Christmas Production

Wellacre staff and students showcase Oliver!

Wellacre's Class of 2017 Presentation Evening

Wellacre welcomes back Class of 2017 for an evening of celebrations

Hear from Students and Staff about the Digital Surgeries

The Politics Project shares videos from the event

Wellacre Celebrates Black History Month

Students join in national celebrations for Black History Month

Accelerated Reader Programme Progress

Wellacre celebrates impact of reading programme

SEND Parent Forum

Wellacre welcomes Year 7 parents for a Special Educational Needs/Disabilities Forum

Charity Work at Wellacre

Wellacre's Exec Council have been busy engaging students in charitable activities

The Brilliant Club

University programme supports Wellacre students' higher education aspirations

Wellacre Honours Remembrance Day

Students take part in a number of Remembrance activities

Wellacre Academy on BBC Radio Manchester

Wellacre Celebrates Dyslexia Friendly Quality Mark on BBC Radio Manchester

Stay Connected

How to stay up-to-date with communications from Wellacre Academy

Digital Surgery with local politicians encourages student voice

Students quiz Kate Green MP and Cllr Sean Anstee

Wellacre Boys Build on Skills for Their Future

Year 10 students take part in action-packed day at Waddow Hall

Wellacre Academy Supports Urmston in Bloom

Wellacre Academy is working with the Urmston in Bloom scheme.

Year 7 Survive and Thrive in the Wilderness

The new Year 7s faced a survival challenge of a lifetime in October!

Parents and Carers Share Pride in Wellacre

We are pleased to share the strong parental feedback from the latest ‘Parent View’ survey

Oliver tickets now on sale!

Oliver tickets now on sale!

Wellacre Awarded Dyslexia Friendly Quality Mark

Wellacre Academy is the first secondary school in the NW to achieve the Dyslexia Award

Wellacre Students Show their Appreciation

Wellacre celebrates National Teacher Appreciation day

Open Evening Winner Announced!

Congratulations to our Open Evening prize winner Year 6 Corby Price

Horrible Histories

Wellacre hosts primary liaison event

Wellacre boys have plenty to smile about!

Students and staff celebrate excellent GCSE results

Design Challenge and Career advice

Design Challenge and Career advice for Year 9 and 10 students

WELLACRE - Celebrates!

Art, Photography and Design Exhibition 2017

WELLACRE - New Senior Prefect Team for 2017/18

Celebrating our New Senior Prefect Team for 2017/18

WELLACRE - Yr9 Students attend the Uiversity of Liverpool

The Brilliant Club - Yr9 Students attend the University of Liverpool

WELLACRE - Sports Day 2017

Sports Day 2017 - Fantastic day of Sporting success, fun and achievement!

WELLACRE - Students vote for new Headboy

WELLACRE - Election 2017, Students vote for new Headboy

WELLACRE - Yr11 student signs professional rugby contract for Warrington Wolves' Under-19s

Yr11 student signs professional rugby contract for Warrington Wolves' Under-19s

WELLACRE - Executive Council Meeting

Yr7 to Yr10 Executive Council Meeting

WELLACRE - Yr7 and Yr8 Finance and Enterprise skills.

Yr7 and Yr8 Learn new Finance and Enterprise skills.

WELLACRE - Manchester Arena Attack, Student Tribute

WELLACRE - A City United, Student Tribute to the victims of the Manchester Arena Attack

Manchester Arena Attack - School Statement

Manchester Arena Attack - School Statement

WELLACRE - The Duke of Edinburgh Award

The Duke of Edinburgh Award Launch for Year 9 students

MEN ATTACK - Information & Support

MEN ATTACK - GREATER MANCHESTER POLICE HELPLINE: 0161 856 9400

WELLACRE - Brilliant Club Scholars Programme

Brilliant Club Scholars Programme - Wellacre students graduate from University

WELLACRE and The Yellow Metal Monster

Year 11 Art student now a young published illustrator!

WELLACRE - Strictly Comes to Wellacre

Strictly Comes to Wellacre!

WELLACRE - Mentoring with Courtney Fry, Olympian

Mentoring with Courtney Fry, Olympian

WELLACRE - Strictly comes to Wellacre!

Strictly comes to Wellacre! Fri 12th May at 7pm

WELLACRE - 6th Form Students Volunteer at Mustard Tree

WELLACRE 6th Form students spent an Inspiring day at Mustard Tree

WELLACRE - Start planning for your Future beyond WELLACRE today!

Start planning for your Future beyond WELLACRE today!

WELLACRE - Business Entrepreneurs

Celebrating the entrepreneurial spirit!

WELLACRE - Irlam Locks, Year 8 Research Trip

Irlam Locks, Year 8 Research Trip

WELLACRE - Red Nose Day 2017

Supporting and celebrating Red Nose Day 2017

WELLACRE - Year 11 Revision Evening

Supporting successful revision and study

WELLACRE - PTA, Bag Drop event

Amazing response to first Bag Drop event, organised by our PTA

WELLACRE - Year 9 Success at the OGDEN Trust's Physics Olympics

Year 9 Success at the OGDEN Trust's Physics Olympics

WELLACRE - ‘Curious Minds’ Workshop - Contact Theatre

Year 10 Performing Arts students supported by 'Curious Minds', Contact Theatre

WELLACRE- Transition, Physics is fun!

Physics and Science with Flixton Junior School

WELLACRE - PTA Event

Help support our PTA Event to raise money for a new mini bus.

WELLACRE - Flash Bang Show, Transition event

Flash Bang Show - Transition event

WELLACRE - Year 8 Student Leadership, CPR Training

Year 8 Student Leadership - CPR Training

WELLACRE - World Book day 2017

World Book Day 2017

WELLACRE - Career Day, information and advice.

Futures at Wellacre

WELLLACRE - Year 8 and Year 9 Student Leaders attend The University of Manchester

The Brilliant Club, Year 8 and Year 9 Student Leaders visit to The University of Manchester.

WELLACRE - Transition 2017/18

Congratulations on making the decision to join us.

WELLACRE - Winter Ski Trip 2017

Winter Ski Trip 2017

WELLACRE - 100% attendance

100% attendance Reward Breakfast

WELLACRE - Futures and Career advice

Futures and Career advice

WELLACRE - Clean Plate Club

Inspiring healthy eating and lifestyle!

WELLACRE - Art and Photography enrichment tour of London

Art and Photography enrichment tour of London

WELLACRE - Winter Newsletter available now!

Winter Newsletter available now! INSPIRE - ACHIEVE - ENJOY

WELLACRE - Hate Crime Awareness Week

Celebrating Our Community

WELLACRE - Primary Transition with Dance Manchester

Primary Transition - Dance and Computer Coding

WELLACRE - Year 9 / 10 Parents Evening and Options Information Evening

Wellacre Futures - Helping your son make the most of his future.

WELLACRE - Enrichment: The Young Explorer Geography Club

Join The Young Explorer Geography Club!

WELLACRE - Holocaust Memorial Day 2017

Holocaust Memorial Day 2017 - A Day of Reflection and Remembrance.

WELLACRE - 'SERVING STORIES' - Imperial War Museum

Inspirational educational project ‘Serving Stories’ - Imperial War Museum

WELLACRE - Upcoming Trip to Normandy 2017

Sign up for WELLACRE Trip to Normandy 2017!

WELLACRE - Winter Book Competition

Library celebrates arrival of new books for 2017 with a Winter Book Competition.

WELLACRE - England Rugby Youth Squad 2017

Star Rugby player selected for England Rugby Youth Squad 2017

WELLACRE - Student Leadership

Students Leader Application process and Interview

WELLACRE - Christmas Jumper Day

Christmas Jumper Day raises £500 for Save the Children

WELLACRE - Year 9 Charity Donation

Stretford Foodbank - Reverse Advent Appeal for Christmas 2016

WELLACRE - A Christmas Celebration

An evening of Carols and Music at St. John's Church, Urmston

WELLACRE - Christmas Surprise Giveaway

WELLACRE - Christmas Surprise Giveaway

WELLACRE - Trafford Schools Cross Country Championships 2016

WELLACRE inspires sporting achievement - Trafford Schools Cross Country Championships 2016

WELLACRE Christmas Charity - Year 10 raise £150 for Cancer Research UK

WELLACRE - Year 10 raise £150 for Cancer Research UK

WELLACRE - Year 9 Reverse Advent Appeal for Christmas

Help support our Year 9 Christmas Appeal 2016

WELLACRE - Careers information and discussion

Army Careers and Information

WELLACRE Christmas Production - Joseph & the Technicolour Dream coat

Joseph & the Technicolour Dream coat - Christmas Production

WELLACRE - Rugby Union

WELLACRE inspiring fitness, wellbeing and teamwork

WELLACRE Computer Club and the 'Hour of Coding'

WELLACRE prepares for Computer Science Week (5 - 11th December 2016)

WELLACRE Careers, Employment and Enterprise Evening

Helping your son with his future career and learning

WELLACRE Drama Students attend Blood Brothers at The LOWRY

WELLACRE Drama Year 11

WELLACRE SEND Open Evening

Introduction to our Learning Support Department and Inclusion Centre

WELLACRE Presentation Evening 2016

WELLACRE welcomed back our recent YR11 Leavers to celebrate Presentation Evening 2016

Research and Learning trip for our Humanities Faculty

Auschwitz-2 - Birkenau in Poland - Research and Learning trip for our Humanities Faculty

Condover & Lyme Park - YR7 Activity Trip

Condover & Lyme Park - YR7 Activity Trip

WELLACRE at the Museum of Science and Industry

KS3 Science students field trip to the Museum of Science and Industry

Horrible Histories - Primary Day 2016

Horrible Histories at WELLACRE - Primary Day 2016

Open Evening 2016

WELLACRE Open Evening 2016

WELLACRE celebrates!

Wellacre has celebrated another successful year with improved examination outcomes for our boys.

WELLACRE welcomes Year 6 for NEW intake DAY

WELLACRE welcomes Year 6 for NEW intake DAY - 7th July 2016

WELLACRE and The Diana Award

WELLACRE Anti-Bullying Ambassadors, supported by The Diana Award.

Summer Forthcoming Events

Summer Forthcoming List of Events

ParentPay Update

ParentPay update for Parents

Consultation on Sixth Form

The governors would like to consult on the future of Wellacre Academy Sixth Form

Year 11 Arrangements 2016

Year 11 Timetables and Revision Sessions

WELLACRE Q&A with BBC Radio Manchester

WELLACRE welcomes Phil Trow and Chris Brindley from BBC Radio Manchester

Carrington Power Station Noise at Weekend

Apologies sent regarding noise and steam from Carrington Power Station over the weekend.

WELLACRE in Partnership with the Royal Air Force

WELLACRE receives Platinum Partnership award from the RAF

Sport Relief 2016 at WELLACRE

WELLACRE supports and celebrates Sport Relief 2016

Harry Potter Day at WELLACRE and FLIXTON GIRLS SCHOOL

WELLACRE and Flixton Girls School - Harry Potter Day - Joint Primary Liaison Initiative

WELLACRE celebrates World Book Day

WELLACRE celebrates WORLD BOOK DAY with a BIG BOOK SALE

WELLACRE and Trafford FC - 6th Form Football Scholarship Programme - OPEN TRIALS 2016/2017

WELLACRE and Trafford FC - 6th Form Football Scholarship Programme - OPEN TRIALS 2016/2017

WELLACRE - Year 6 to Year 7 Transition Events

WELLACRE Year 6 to Year 7 Transition Events

Forthcoming Events

AFRI TWIN 2016 - Sharing Education Together

AFRI TWIN 2016 - Sharing Education Together

SALE SHARKS 'Numbercruncherz' - Touch Rugby

Touch Rugby with Sale Sharks 'Numbercruncherz'

SERVING STORIES - Imperial War Museum

Wellacre welcomed the Imperial War Museum - SERVING STORIES Project

WELLACRE Executive Student Council

WELLACRE Executive Student Council meeting with Greater Manchester Police

CAREERS FAIR 2016

WELLACRE presents its annual Careers Fair 2016

Anti-Bullying Month

Wellacre supports Anti-Bullying Month

National Good Schools Guide Award

Wellacre wins national Good Schools Guide Award

PARENTS GUILD Pamper Evening 2015

PARENTS GUILD Pamper Evening 2015

RESPECT Programme 2015

RESPECT Programme 2015 - Online Awareness and Safety

Year 7 Enterprise Challenge at Sale Sharks

Our students enjoyed an inspirational day out with the Sale Sharks NUMBER CRUNCHERZ

County Cricket Coaching Session

Lancashire Cricket Club are leading a training session next Wednesday 11th November, directly after school in Gym 1.

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO OF MATA VISIT

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO OF MATA VISIT

Wellacre's Annual GCSE Presentation Evening - Thursday 12th November, 2015

Further information regarding this forthcoming event.

Still time to #chooseWellacre!

Still time to #chooseWellacre!

OPEN EVENING 2015 - IPod Fun Trail WINNER

OPEN EVENING 2015 - IPOD Fun Trail WINNER - CONGRATULATIONS

Business Students receive marketing top tips from MUFC

Business Students receive marketing top tips from MUFC

Wellacre Academy enjoy Juan in a million school day

Wellacre Academy enjoy Juan in a million school day

Homework Timetables 2015-2016

Homework timetables for the new academic year are now available online.

Sixth Form Showcase

See all we can offer at our Sixth Form Showcase on Thursday 8th October 2015 between 6:30pm and 8:30pm.

Wellacre Open Evening 2015

Come along to our Open Evening on Thursday 24th September 2015.

TeachMeet

Summer School 2015

Wellacre Summer School 2015 was a huge success with over 75 boys in attendance. The week offered the boys the chance to make new friends, engage and participate in new activities and familiarise them with all that Welllacre has to offer.

Key Stage 3 Awards Evening

The successes and achievements of our Key Stage 3 students were celebrated at our annual Key Stage 3 Awards Evening which took place in the Main School Hall on Wednesday 15th July 2015.

AFRITWIN 2015

Wellacre were proud to welcome our South African friends from Ferrum High School, Kwa Zula Natal, for two weeks of educational and cultural fun.

Going Places – Vive la France!

This year, the Modern Languages department took 22 pupils to Normandy. We stayed in the beautiful fishing village; Port-en-Bessin.
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