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Trip of a lifetime to New York, Baltimore and Washington!

Sixth Form dancers spent 9 days in America sightseeing in New York and Washington and performing in Baltimore Arts Schools. The Baltimore Exchange has been running since 2005 and over 60 students have enjoyed the trip over the years. This year 12 students travelled to New York where they not only had fun sightseeing but…

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Charity Update

Windsor has a strong history of supporting good causes and last week saw two amazing events! The York prefects and house organised a week of breakfasts for the Rays of Sunshine charity who grant wishes for terminally ill children and children with life limiting illness, raising an amazing £500 with the help of donations from…

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Careers Fair 2018

On Tuesday 27th March 110 students visited Windsor Sixth Form to attend Windsor’s Careers Fair. The fair hosted many universities delivering a range of degree and higher apprenticeship courses in varying subjects for different careers. In addition to universities, vocational course providers within engineering, music and a range of other professions informed students about future…

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World Book Day Reading List 2018

World Book Day on 1st March saw staff dress up as a literary character (above photograph shows just a few who joined students in the school library). As part of the World Book Day 2018 celebrations students from Years 7 and 10 were invited to the library to participate in Book Idol. This was where members…

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Youth Sports Trust’s Closing Ceremony

Singers and dancers from our 7 Windsor Academy Trust schools performed at the closing ceremony of the Youth Sport Trust’s National Conference on Wednesday 28th February at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, where they  were also lucky to meet  Olympic Gold Medalist Dame Katherine Grainger DBE.

Fabulous February Fiction

The Windsor librarians have put together a list of fabulous fiction for you to choose from and enjoy reading over February half term.  Click HERE to see the list of titles which are suitable for various age groups. All are stocked in the school library.

5K Running Club

The first 5K running club took place after school on Wednesday this week (10th January). Mr Deeks and Miss Paskin said the students had applied themselves brilliantly to the challenging route around Huntingtree Park and that new members are welcome next week.  Any students interested should see Mr Deeks or Miss Paskin.

DofE Gold Award Presentation Evening

Congratulations to our former students who have achieved Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award. The students returned to school on Friday 15th December to be presented with their Gold badges  and are now looking forward to visiting St James’ Palace in January to receive their awards. We are extremely proud of you all!  

New Dates for School Production

The new dates for The Sound of Music are Wednesday 3rd, Thursday 4th and Friday 5th January 2018 The students involved in this production have worked really hard over the last few weeks and are very disappointed that we have had to postpone the performances but are now even more determined that it will be…

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School Production 2017

Unfortunately due to the recent bad weather we have had to make a decision to postpone the Sound of Music production, which was scheduled for 3 nights this week. New dates will be confirmed shortly. We apologise for any inconvenience.  

Christmas Fair

The Windsor PTA Christmas Fair this year will be held on Friday 1st December 2017, 4.30pm to 7pm based on a Windsor Wonderland   theme. Why not come along and  join us for an evening of festive fun and celebration? Stalls will include:- 3D prints Candy floss Chocolate tombola Christmas gifts Decoupage homeware items Face/glitter/tattoos and body…

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