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Category: Extra-curricular

Poetry Reading by Windsor Alumna

Past student Elinor Cole will be reading from her published collection of poems and holding a Q&A on a career in writing.  Students in Year 9, 10 and 12 are invited to attend this special event on Tuesday 2nd July, in the school library from 3:30pm. Refreshments will be provided. Look out for the letter…

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Windsor PTA Annual General Meeting

Windsor High School PTA AGM will be taking place on 13th June at 6.00 pm in Room P3.  Any current members or parents interested in attending with the view to joining our successful PTA are more than welcome. Anyone interested in nominating themselves for roles of Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer or Secretary should contact me…

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Hanover House – The Silver Line

Hanover House has raised £675 for The Silver Line charity. This is what they said about our donation: “As we rely entirely on voluntary donations your fundraising efforts are valuable in helping us to continue to provide our vital services to older people. With your kind support, we will be able to answer 135 calls,…

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Lancaster House Update

Lancaster House have successfully raised £165.51 for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust. This has shown team work, dedication, support, organisation and more importantly the positive attitude demonstrated by our Lancaster students. We are all proud of you. The Lancaster Team

York House – YMCA Sleep Easy

On Friday 8th March, 21 students from Year 7-11 wrapped up warm and braved a night in the cold for the YMCA Sleep Easy with Mr Perks and Miss Ravenscroft. The students engaged with a whole variety of activities throughout the night, including listening to testimonies from people who the YMCA have supported, supporting the…

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Business ‘Grade Booster’ Day

Year 13 A-level Business students Freya, Hannah, Amelia and Lydia, attended the ‘Grade Booster’ revision day at Star City on Thursday 28th March. All students were exemplary throughout the day and fully involved themselves in the activities. They also took away some valuable revision resources to support their preparation for their upcoming exams. Well done…

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An Easter Celebration of Dance

417 students from Windsor and 11 of our local primary, secondary and dance schools performed at our Easter Celebration on Dance at the Stourbridge Town Hall on Tuesday 19th March 2019. The matinee and evening performances included a range of different styles and themes performed by students from age 4 up to 18 years old….

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‘Deeds Not Words’ Dance Performance

Last week (w/c 25/2/19) Windsor Sixth Form dancers were working with Abbott Dance Theatre on a two day workshop to learn performance material to be part of the community cast, alongside the professional dancers, in their performance of ‘Deeds not Words’.  The intense two day workshop culminated in the students performing at Forest Arts Centre…

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Ski Trip February 2019

During February half term I had the pleasure of leading my first Windsor Ski trip to Wildshonau in Austria.  After a very long journey students were met with extraordinary hot weather making their first few days on the mountain extremely hard going.  Side stepping up the mountain for several  hours and spending much time picking…

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Recommended reads for February

Fiction for February …lose yourself in mysteries, romance, adventures…there are no limits when you open a book.  Click here to view our list of recommended reads.

Disneyland Paris GCSE Dance Trip 2019

The GCSE year 10 dancers from Windsor High School and The Kingswinford School attended performing arts workshops at Disneyland Paris. During the three days they attended a seminar led by the entertainers with over 20 years’ experience of performing at Disney and the show directors. They learnt how you take a character or story and…

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Lancaster House: Adoption Photos

In November 2018, Lancaster House adopted Sprout and Yasmine at Dudley Zoo. Over the Christmas holiday a Lancaster student visited Sprout and took a couple of photographs for us (see below). Dudley Zoo are very keen to thank our school for supporting their animals and for the hard work that many Lancaster students have done…

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