125 sponsored walk

More than 230 walkers took part in the latest celebratory event in Packwood’s 125th anniversary year. Yesterday saw every child from Year 3 to Year 8, most members of staff, a good collection of parents and innumerable dogs embark on a 12.5km sponsored walk. There was even a small group of doughty runners led by ... Continue Reading

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Sailing success

Packwood’s sailors continued an impressive run of success in the Shropshire Schools Sailing Regatta yesterday when the team claimed overall victory for the third time in four years. Conditions were warm, sunny and very calm on the lake at Whitemere, just outside Ellesmere, but the Packwood pairs made the most of what little wind was ... Continue Reading

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U11 girls cricket win

Maiden victory for girls

Girls’ cricket is the growing sport at Packwood with more and more games sessions devoted to it for all age groups. Inspired by the school’s success in the Lady Taverners Indoor Cricket Competition, including a national runners-up spot in 2016, it now rivals rounders as the main summer sport for girls. Yesterday, the Under 11A ... Continue Reading

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Fun and fundraising

The sun shone for a fabulous afternoon of fun and frivolity last Friday as all at Packwood enjoyed the latest in a series of celebratory events to commemorate the school’s 125th anniversary. The Plant Sale and Fun Afternoon was a huge success and the fine weather and prospect of a long Bank Holiday exeat weekend ... Continue Reading

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Academy place for Joseph

Packwood’s Music Department is celebrating again after receiving the news that talented young musician, Joseph B, has won a place at the Junior Academy of the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester. Joseph performed well throughout a rigorous and highly competitive audition process to become the third Packwood pupil in recent times to gain ... Continue Reading

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