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Diversity Day

Year 8 have been learning about population issues this term and looking at the ethnic backgrounds of people in the UK. In Geography we had a Diversity Day where an economic migrant and a refugee came in to talk to the pupils about their experiences. The pupils enjoyed listening to their stories and asked intelligent [...]

Eden Project.

Last week Year 7 went on a week long residential trip to Cornwall. We stayed at the Youth Hostel at the Eden Project and as part of the Geography element of the visit pupils were able to visit the Rainforest and Mediterranean biomes and had a workshop looking at the issues regarding sustainability. They've had [...]

Eden Project 2017!!

What a fantastic adventure we all had in Cornwall!! Pupils and staff were treated to a lovely show at the Minack Theatre with a sea view as the back drop, a day looking at art work and eating ice cream in St Ives and a magical day of workshops about Sustainability at the wonderful Eden [...]

Top Marks for Uttoxeter school’s Health, Safety & Wellbeing.

Windsor Park Middle School is delighted to have achieved top marks at their recent Staffordshire County Council Health & Safety inspection, which scrutinised all aspects of the organisation. They are proud to have received a level five, the maximum possible score. Mr Johnstone, Chair of Governors, said: “We pride ourselves on providing a safe and [...]

SATs excellence

Windsor Park Middle School celebrates SATs excellence Windsor Park Middle School, a founder member of the Uttoxeter Learning Trust, celebrates an outstanding set of SATs results across reading, writing and mathematics. Children, parents and staff are delighted that all their hard work has paid off and are proud that this year’s results have smashed all [...]

Tamworth Castle

As part of their study of the Medieval period in History, Year 7 have visited Tamworth Castle. Built in 1070, during the reign of William I, the castle's history spans the whole of the period. Whilst there, the pupils were able to take part in a variety of activities including handling weapons; analysing artefacts; dressing [...]

Brickyard Wood Blog

During the Spring Term, all the year 5s attended a Science trip to Brickyard Wood for a bush craft session with Rural Pride Outdoor Learning Centre, Radbourne near Derby.  This was a fantastic opportunity for everyone to enjoy and explore the outdoors whilst using some of their scientific knowledge learnt in the class room. After [...]

Design Technology blog June 2017

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 [...]

BACT Summer Holiday Camps

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) [...]

Creative Career

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 [...]