School News


Celebrating a Successful End of Term 1 with Fun-Filled Activities!

Dec 21,2023

Windrose wrapped up Term 1 with great success and lots of fun. The Winter Show showcased the talents of Foundations Stage and Key Stage 1 students, while Key Stages 2, 3, and 4 completed their exams and enjoyed exciting activities.

Foundations Stage and Key Stage 1 stole the spotlight at the Winter Show with enchanting performances. Key Stage 2 had a Cross Fit  Day followed by a Pyjama Day, while Key Stages 3 and 4 celebrated their exams with a Pyjama Day, hot chocolate, and a dish party.
The students displayed their talents, worked hard, and had a blast.
The conclusion of Term 1 was marked by a heartwarming event that brought smiles to everyone’s faces. The activity Team organized a delightful garage sale, spreading joy and happiness throughout the school community. The event fostered a spirit of collaboration and goodwill, strengthening the bonds within the school community
Windrose looks forward to an even more exciting Term 2, nurturing the growth and success of its students.

Claudine Hodroj

School Principal

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Celebrating 50 Years of October Victory: A Resounding Success!

Oct 11,2023

We are thrilled to share the incredible success of our recent celebration marking the 50th anniversary of the October Victory! The event was a resounding triumph, filled with vibrant energy, exceptional performances, and an outpouring of creativity from our talented students at Windrose.

Throughout the week-long festivities, our students engaged in a wide array of activities, all aimed at commemorating this momentous historical milestone in a meaningful and educational way. Their enthusiasm and dedication truly brought the spirit of the October Victory to life.

One of the highlights of the celebration was the outstanding performances by our students. They showcased their talent and creativity through mesmerizing plays, captivating musical performances, and breathtaking dance routines. The commitment and hard work of our students and teachers were evident in every moment, leaving the audience spellbound and inspired.

In addition to the remarkable stage performances, our students also embarked on various projects that delved into the historical significance of the October Victory. Through research, presentations, and artwork, they explored the key events and personalities associated with this historic period. It was truly heartening to witness their inquisitiveness and deep understanding of our nation’s history.

In the classrooms, teachers organized engaging activities that allowed students to further immerse themselves in the spirit of the October Victory. They participated in interactive discussions, debates, and quizzes, fostering a sense of pride and patriotism among our young learners. These in-class activities not only enhanced their knowledge but also encouraged critical thinking and a sense of unity.

The festivities extended to our youngest learners in the Foundation Stage (FS) as well. They were treated to a delightful puppet show, where colorful characters narrated the story of the October Victory in a playful and engaging manner. The joy and excitement radiating from our FS students were truly contagious, reminding us of the importance of nurturing a love for history from an early age.

We extend our heartfelt appreciation to our dedicated teachers and staff members who worked tirelessly to ensure the success of this momentous celebration. Their unwavering commitment to our students’ education and holistic development shines through in every aspect of the event.

Once again, congratulations to all our students, teachers, and staff for an unforgettable celebration of the 50th anniversary of the October Victory!

Warm regards,

Claudine Hodroj
School Principal

Windrose Academy

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Welcome Back! Embracing a New Academic Year with Excitement and Optimism

Oct 11,2023

Greetings to our beloved students, parents, and guardians! We hope this message finds you refreshed, rejuvenated, and ready for an amazing new academic year. We are thrilled to welcome you all back to Windrose Academy!

As we embark on this journey together, we are filled with excitement and optimism. The start of a new academic year is a time of renewal—a chance to set new goals, foster fresh friendships, and embrace new opportunities for growth and learning.

At Windrose, we are committed to providing a nurturing and inclusive learning environment where each and every student can thrive. Our dedicated team of educators has been working diligently over the summer to prepare engaging lessons, create dynamic learning spaces, and design enriching extracurricular activities.

Whether you are returning students, eager to reunite with familiar faces and continue your educational journey, or new students, embarking on a thrilling adventure with us for the first time, we want you to know that you are an integral part of our vibrant school community.

Once again, welcome back to Windrose Academy! We are honored to have you as part of our family, and we cannot wait to embark on this exciting learning journey together.

Warm regards,

Claudine Hodroj
School Principal

Windrose Academy

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International Day 2023

Mar 21,2023

Countries of the world celebrate at Windrose Academy!

Windrose Academy students celebrated a very colourful, successful and enjoyable International Day.  All the Key Stages chose countries to represent.  The countries chosen were Greece, France, Egypt, India, Malaysia, Germany, Spain, Japan, UAE, USA, China, Kenya, Russia, Italy, Philippines, South Korea, and Lebanon. Turkey was also represented by FS1 students and we were honoured to have with us a delegation from the Turkish Embassy.

It was indeed a day to remember.  Not only did the students and teachers wear national costumes, but they also researched and prepared information about each country, as well as sang songs and danced. Students enjoyed tasting the food of their country and in a truly international spirit of peace and love our countries exchanged this knowledge of food and culture with each other.  An amazing fun and educational day was had by everyone in school. At the end of this memorable day, everyone returned to their native habitat, informed and well-nourished!

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Environmental Week

Feb 07,2023

Windrose Students work on saving the environment

Windrose Academy joins the world to try and save our Environment! Students in all the Key Stages spent 1 week learning about saving the environment by taking part in many activities like; sorting rubbish in labeled bins; planting seeds in the school garden; writing about how to save the environment in English classes and doing various experiments in science. A successful workshop was held by 2 teachers who are enthusiastic about saving the environment which addressed the Sustainability of the Environment. The week ended with a fashion show ‘Junk to Punk’ where students created outfits made from recycled trash.   The final activity and proudly for the first time in school history, Year 4 and 5 students had a Zoom discussion with a school in India to exchange ideas and learn more about how other students of their age group are trying to save the environment.

Sanaa Sabet

School Principal

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Winter Shows 2022/2023

Jan 10,2023

Our Amazing students showed their parents that they are not just talented, but capable of performing on stage in front of an audience.  With their teachers’ guidance a fun and very exciting programme was put together for Windrose’s annual Winter Assemblies. FS to KS2 presented fun-packed musicals about Santa, elves, snow, and all things festive.  Students also demonstrated their ability to sing Christmas songs in French and German.  KS3 and KS4 impressed the audience with their wonderful and well-rehearsed dance routines.  Everyone enjoyed themselves during these spectacular shows and we look forward to next year’s show.

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