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Competition experience for fencers

Six members of Packwood’s fencing team were in action over the weekend at Cocks Moors Woods Fencing Club in Birmingham. The epee competition was an open event with more than 170 fencers from as far afield as London, Plymouth and Newcastle taking part. For Ella C and Isis R it was their very first tournament ... Continue Reading

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Hockey star of the future

Year 6 pupil, Millie J, has become one of the youngest ever hockey players to represent her county at the age of only 10. Millie has played in Packwood’s Under 11 hockey squad since she was only eight years old and last year, aged just nine, she attended the Shropshire Hockey Junior Development Centre. She ... Continue Reading

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Prize-winning author at Packwood

The creative writing skills of Packwood pupils were given a professional boost yesterday when they received expert advice and guidance from acclaimed children’s author, Lauren St John. Lauren spent the day at the school running creative writing workshops during which pupils worked together to make up a whole class story. They also took part in ... Continue Reading

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Packwood choristers join Choral Day

Last Friday Shrewsbury School ran their second annual Choral Day giving prep school pupils the chance to sing together and to join Shrewsbury’s excellent Chapel Choir. Packwood choristers from Years 6 and 7 joined pupils from four other local prep schools for a very varied day. Rehearsals began with a lovely anthem by Will Todd, ... Continue Reading

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Music Hall favourites

This year’s Sixes Music Competition took its theme from our 125th anniversary celebrations, so all songs were chosen from the Victorian music hall. Mr Quentin Thomas, the Director of Music at Oundle, provided some humorous, positive and thoughtful comments as this year’s adjudicator. McFerran Wilsons performed first and Tom M, Daniel G and Lucy C ... Continue Reading

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