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  • Bali Rai visits year 10

    Bali Rai visits year 10

    Dec 1st, 2016 | Read More

    This half term year 10 students were given the opportunity to attend a creative writing workshop with the author Bali Rai. He has won awards for his young reader novel ‘Web of Darkness’...

  • Y7 and Y7 Athletics

    Dec 1st, 2016 | Read More

    Our Year 7 and Year 8 Boys Athletics Teams both finished second in the Birmingham Schools Indoor Athletics Competition yesterday.  The attitude, effort and behaviour of the boys was outstanding in comparison to other schools at the event.  The Year 7 team only failed to qualify for the finals by 10 points which was a fantastic effort.

  • School Games Level 2 Table Tennis Tournament

    Nov 24th, 2016 | Read More

    On Wednesday 23rd November, Bournville hosted the Level 2 Table Tennis Tournament for Under 13 and Under 16 boys team event. The annual event takes place involving other local schools including Shenley Academy and Lordswood Boys School. In the Under 13 category; Bournville A (Haider Khan, Amaan Mahmood, Arman Ayubi, Muhammad Shamsi and Tyri...

  • Start and End of Term reminder

    Nov 24th, 2016 | Read More

    Reminder of end of Term arrangements: The last day of term is Friday 16th December and school will close at 12:25   New Term Arrangements: School will be closed Tuesday 3rd January for Teacher Training.   First day back: Our new Academic Year begins for students on Wed 4th January and will be a normal school day...

  • Year 11 girls v Year 11 boys netball match for Children in N...

    Nov 23rd, 2016 | Read More

    As part of Children in Need, on Friday 18th November, the Year 11 girls netball team competed in a friendly but very competitive match against a Year 11 boys team. Prior to the start of the match, Miss Hughes gave the boys a brief reminder about the rules of how to play, however it was clear the boys were quite nervous and couldn’t remembe...

  • Anti-Bullying Week (14th-18th November 2016)

    Anti-Bullying Week (14th-18th November 2016)

    Nov 15th, 2016 | Read More

    This week is Anti-bullying week, a nationally recognised occasion.  Like many other schools around the country, we are taking time to work with students to reduce bullying.  Assemblies, f...

  • October Half Term

    Oct 20th, 2016 | Read More

    Our year 7 students have made a fabulously positive start to their time at Bournville School.  They look smart and are enjoying working hard in their lessons; challenging themselves to meet the Bournville Quality Standard.  I was thrilled with the overwhelmingly positive feedback from year 7 parents with 100% of parents telling us that...

  • Exciting Investigations in Food

    Exciting Investigations in Food

    Oct 20th, 2016 | Read More

    Year 10 Students studying the New GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition course investigated how enzymic browning can be slowed down or stopped when preparing fruit or vegetables. The students researc...

  • Bournville Senior Netball Team

    Oct 20th, 2016 | Read More

    The Bournville Senior Netball Team have been competing in Division 2 of the Kings Norton League over the last half term, and have had a positive start to the season. The team has played five fixtures so far; some taking place at Bournville, whilst others have involved travelling to different schools around South Birmingham. The results have incl...

  • Year 7 Already Stunning With Homework

    Oct 19th, 2016 | Read More

    Bournville’s Year 7 students are already thrilling their teachers with creativity and attention to detail in their homework, with many maintaining or even exceeding the high standards achieved in year 6.  Keep up the good work! ...