Adventure
Pupils

Triumph on the Waters – Silver Duke of Edinburgh Final Expedition

5 July 2024

We are delighted to announce that this year’s Silver Duke of Edinburgh group has successfully completed their final expedition – a three-day canoe journey through the scenic yet challenging ...

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Adventure
Elleray

Year 6 Challenge Week: An Unforgettable Adventure

14 June 2024

This week, Year 6 have embarked on their Challenge Week with an enthusiastic spirit and a sense of adventure, setting off for North Wales with high hopes and packed bags. ...

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Adventure
Sixth Form

Incredible Sixth Form Student Oscar Takes on the Scottish Islands Peaks Race 2024

22 May 2024

One of our Sixth Form students, Oscar, recently embarked on an incredible journey by participating in the Scottish Islands Peaks Race 2024. Oscar’s team consisted of himself, Mr Reedy, ...

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Adventure
Pupils

Year 9 Pupils Achieve Second Place in Round Square Adventure Race

20 May 2024

We are delighted to announce that six of our Year 9 pupils—Emily, Holly, Seb, Josh, Joey and Jake took part in the 17th Round Square Adventure Race, hosted this ...

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Adventure

Celebrating Alumni Achievement: Ben and Christopher Cooke’s DofE Success

15 May 2024

We are thrilled to share some incredible news from the Windermere School community! Mr & Mrs Cooke, two of our dedicated teachers, proudly shared that their twin sons, Ben ...

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Pupils

Exploring Ullswater: A Successful Bronze DofE Final Expedition

10 May 2024

In the heart of the Lake District, nestled amidst stunning natural beauty, lies Ullswater, a gem of the English countryside. Recently, our Bronze DofE team embarked on a challenging ...

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Adventure
Elleray

Year 5 – An Unforgettable Residential Adventure!

3 May 2024

Year 5 pupils from Windermere School embarked on an exhilarating residential trip to Ingleton, brimming with excitement and anticipation. Their journey was nothing short of remarkable, filled with moments of ...

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Pupils

Exploring the Silver Duke of Edinburgh Canoeing Expedition

2 May 2024

The 2024 Silver DofE cohort is embarking on two thrilling canoeing expeditions, the first has been exploring the waters of Windermere and the meandering River Lune. However, the real adventure ...

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Adventure
Pupils

The Journey of Our Gold Duke of Edinburgh Practice Expedition

2 May 2024

Eleven ambitious students enrolled in the Gold Duke of Edinburgh scheme this year. Setting off from Ambleside last Friday, they embarked on a challenging three-day expedition on foot, each ...

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Adventure
Sixth Form

Scaling New Heights: Students Conquer Challenging Climbing Skills!

25 April 2024

As a Mountaineering Instructor of 37 years, I did something today which I have never done for work before… There are three very competent climbers in the Sixth ...

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