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Rounders Teams Have Fantastic Season

Congratulations to the U13 and U15 Rounders team who have had a fantastic season. The U13 team only lost one game in their league and the U15 team won all their fixtures resulting in both teams going to the Dudley Schools Finals. Both teams played exceptionally well with two very close finals. Both our teams…

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Year 7 Netball Team

Congratulations to the Year 7 netball team who came fourth place in the West Midlands overall at the School Games netball finals at Aldersley on Friday 7th July. They showed resilience, excellent teamwork throughout and fantastic sportsmanship. Results were: 6 Windsor – George Salter 1 1 Windsor – Wolverhampton Girls 8 1 Windsor – Highfields…

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Young Leaders Award for Year 7 Students

Twelve Year 7 students were trained as junior sports leaders and managed to achieve their Young Leaders Award. The students had to plan, organise and deliver a 20 minute sports skills session to a group of their peers. Shanzay S said ‘I am normally shy in front of large groups, so this has helped me…

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Leadership Academy in Local Schools July Update

Group 1 of the Leadership Academy planned and delivered a quality session to Year 5 at Caslon Primary School. Mr Wilmore commented on how well the group communicated with the pupils. Group 6 delivered a rounders session to Year 3 at Colley Lane School. All of the leaders took a small group to work with…

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Gold Award – School Games Mark – Fourth Year Running!

The School Games Mark is a Government led award scheme launched in 2012, facilitated by the Youth Sport Trust to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their school and into the community, and we are delighted to have been recognised for our success. With a total of 1543 young people…

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Leadership Academy in Local Schools

The first Leadership Academy group delivered their session at Lutley Primary school this week. They led Rounders to a Year 1 class, using adapted equipment. Miss Hunt accompanied the group and her feedback was overwhelmingly positive, they represented Windsor in a most positive manner. Well done to ‘Group 3’ and thanks to Miss Hunt for…

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Primary Mini Tennis Competition

Year 7 Sports Leaders and Year 9 Leadership Academy scored and umpired at the Primary Tennis competition at Stourbridge Tennis Club on Tuesday 23rd May.  One hundred children took part and the leaders represented Windsor well. Anthony James and Ryan Grant leadership qualities were mentioned by a Primary school member of staff as being outstanding…

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Leadership Academy

Windsor’s Leadership Academy provided the leaders for the popular Primary Tri Golf Competition this year.  A record 19 teams entered this year and our leaders were vital to ensure the event ran smoothly. Staff from four schools commented on the quality of the Windsor leaders and how well they represented the school – well done!…

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Dodgeball

13 students from Year 9 represented Windsor in a brand new Dodgeball competition at David Lloyd fitness centre on Thursday 18th May. They played against Ridgewood, Holly Hall and Bishop Milner schools and did well but unfortunately didn’t qualify for the Black Country final. The schools involved now want to play friendly matches and establish…

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Rowing Club…..Update

Where:  Netherton Reservoir When: After school We have 6 new members attending the rowing club at Netherton reservoir each week after school on Thursdays.  So far, the weather has been kind to us.  Two established members of the club fell in last week – they were brave enough to go out without floats on the…

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Boccia West Midlands Regional Final

After finishing as Black Country Boccia champions, our four Windsor students progressed into the next round of the competition. On the 29th March, Bryn Thomas, Brooke Whiteman, Beth Rudge and Lucy Webber gave it their all in the West Midlands regional final. Many of the teams participating practised Boccia at their schools so it was a credit to our students…

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Play tennis for free this summer with our partners at the LTA

When was the last time you played tennis? If it’s been a while or you’ve never played then we have the perfect solution! Our partners at the LTA will be launching their Great British Tennis Weekend Campaign this year again which aims to give people all over the country a chance to play tennis for…

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