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Category: Extra-curricular

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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Spanish Trip

During the October half term, 6 Sixth Form students were fortunate enough to visit the beautiful, historical city of Barcelona.  The trip involved visiting some of Gaudi’s prestigious work, such as the Sagrada Família and Park Güell.  The students loved exploring La Rambla and trying some traditional Spanish tapas at a local restaurant.  They were…

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Sport Awards Ceremony – 18th October 2018

[Picture, left to right, Kery Harrop and Natalie Haythornthwaite] Windsor High School welcomed not one but two special guests to speak at this year’s Sports Awards Ceremony on Thursday 18th October.  It was great to have Natalie Haythornthwaite English Netball player, who was part of the England squad that won gold at the 2018 Commonwealth…

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Awards Ceremony – Class of 2018

This year’s Annual Awards Ceremony for year 11 and year 13 students who sat their exams this year will be held on Friday 23rd November. Exam certificates will be presented to all.  A number of special subject prizes for outstanding achievement and endeavour will also be presented during the course of the ceremony. The ceremony…

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Accelerated Reader Programme

Thank you to all the parents who were able to join us last night, Tuesday 16th October,  for our first Key Stage 3 Reading Parents’ information evening.  Please find below a link to the slides which offer guidance on accessing ‘Home Connect’ and other relevant links to support your child with their reading.  Your child…

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Sixth Form Open Evening

Open Evening for Prospective Year 12 Students and Parents: Wednesday 24th October, 6pm – 9pm It is with great pleasure that we invite you to our Sixth Form Open Evening. We have outstanding Sixth Form student facilities and we achieved excellent results in the summer. We hope you will be able to attend and also…

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