What a busy year in Design Technology! Students have had a fun packed interactive Year of projects, that I pleased to say has been amazing! To round the year off Design Technology are embarking on two house competitions, senior and junior house competitions for Year 8 and Year 6. The competitions give students the chance [...]
Burton Albion Community Trust are hosting their mixed and girls-only Summer holiday camp at Windsor Park Middle School between Monday 24th July – Friday 28th July & Monday 21st August – Friday 25th August. You can book £12 per day in advance, £14 on the day, or £50 for the week. Book at burtonalbioncommunitytrust.co.uk (http://burtonalbioncommunitytrust.co.uk) [...]
On Monday, 19th June the fantastic Staffordshire University held a 'Creative career' talk with all Year 8 pupils. The talk was inspiring and really captured the Year 8's attention. They learned of all the exciting creative careers that are out there in the world such as fashion design, game design, photography, product design. To name [...]
Year 7 have undertaken an exciting Art challenge this term. To build their very own Robot!! The Robot had to have character and be made from only unwanted materials, such as, cereal boxes, old electronic equipment and collage materials. Year 7 have been working in pairs and have grabbed this challenge with both hands! They [...]
On Friday 9th June Windsor Park Middle School things got a little mysterious! The maths department, supported by staff from across the school, held a whole school WOW day looking at code. We explored its uses, both in the present day and the past. Students found themselves investigating code used during the World Wars as [...]
Last half term 5R were given the task to complete a mural with the theme of 'Spring'. They were studying mini beasts in Art and have added these to the mural. I think you will agree they did a fantastic job! The mural is now on display in the school canteen.