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Visit to Somerville College, Oxford

Mr Hardy and Miss Wood took three students to Somerville College in Oxford for a day trip. The students had a tour of the college, a chance to watch a mock interview, a talk on admissions and advice on how to make the transition to university life… and a free lunch! They also had an opportunity…

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Business Languages Champions at Wolverhampton University

On Friday 19th of May, nine Year 9 Spanish students took part in a very popular event across the West Midlands. The students took part in a taster session in Japanese and had a motivational talk by Peter Spencer, Director CBM Associate Consulting Ltd.

Kick Boxing Club

A free Kick Boxing Club, open to all students, will run on Fridays after school 3.30pm – 4.30pm in the lower gym (starting from 19th May).  Students just need to bring their PE kit and turn up – they can bring a friend along as well! Two coaches from a local boxing club are running…

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New York 2017

A group of students and staff spent the beginning of the Easter holidays in the USA.  After a long day of anticipation, travel and jet lag the group were straight into their experience, going up the Empire State Building and seeing the sights in the daylight and at sunset. The weather was glorious throughout the…

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Year 7 Football Cup Final

On Wednesday 5th April 2017, our Year 7 football team went to the neutral ground of Haybridge to battle it out against our closest rivals Earls in a very competitive cup final. We had been unbeaten all season and were confident we would bring back the trophy. The game started very evenly with both sides…

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Law Students in Regional Final Mooting Competition

Congratulations to Windsor Sixth Form Law students who gave an outstanding performance in the Schools Regional Mooting Competition finals, hosted by the University of Wolverhampton. The team of eleven A-level Law students were given a problem scenario involving a charge of gross negligence manslaughter and asked to prepare and present the case for the prosecution….

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Launch of New Trampoline Club

Start date: Thursday  6th April 2017 Time: After school Venue: Gym 2 (top gym) Georgia Darlington, an experienced trampoline coach currently working in 2 trampoline clubs in the local community, will be running a trampoline club after school on Thursdays. This will run until the end of the summer term. All Windsor students are welcome…

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Year 7 Netball Tournament

Congratulations to the year 7 A team who came 2nd in the Dudley Schools Netball Tournament winning all their games against Hagley, Kinver and Holy Trinity in their group, beating Leasowes in the semi-final and losing 3-1 to Ellowes Hall in the final! We are all really proud of you and look forward to your…

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Law Students in Regional Competition

On Friday 17 March, 11 A-Level Law students took part in the University of Wolverhampton Regional Schools Mooting Competition. Students were given a problem scenario involving a charge of gross negligence manslaughter and asked to prepare and present the case for the defence. The students faced fierce competition from schools in the region and after…

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Author Visit

  On Tuesday 24th January 10 girls from Year 7 and 8 accompanied the Librarians to Wolverhampton Grammar School to listen to author Katy Birchall inspire readers with her debut novel ‘It Girl’. Since its publication in 2016 she has written 2 more books in the hugely popular series based on a painfully shy, clumsy…

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Year 13 Young Enterprise Visit

Three Year 13 Business Studies students, Sam Powell, Oliver Nash and Josh Bradley visited The Kingswinford School this week to help their Young Enterprise Team, Stand Out, with their company report. Stand Out make unique gifts and jewellery out of recycled cutlery and were recent winners of the best product at a recent trade show….

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