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Category: Extra-curricular

‘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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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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Library Competition October 2018

Our school librarians are running a writing competition with the title “Coming Home”.  It is open to all years and entries should be handed into library staff by 23rd October.  A short-list of entries will be drawn up and the students will be invited to the library at lunchtime after the half term break where they…

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GCSE Exam Results 2018

Following our fantastic A level results last week, we are delighted to report further outstanding academic success at Windsor High School and Sixth Form! For the third year in succession we will achieve a positive progress score, demonstrating our ability to deliver better than nationally expected levels of learning for all of our students. In…

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A-level Results 2018

We have another excellent set of results this year, testament to the hard work and dedication shown by our students and staff. Students can be proud that they have achieved some amazing attainment and progress scores demonstrating our commitment to excellence for all. This year we will achieve positive progress scores again and in terms…

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