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  • 24Aug

    Bournville GCSE Results!

    Bournville GCSE Results!

    We are really delighted with this year’s GCSE results of which students and staff should be very proud. 77% of our students achieved passes in English and 71% achieved passes in mathematics. The combined figure for English and maths is 66% which represents an increase of 8% on last year’s results.

    We wish all of our students the very best of luck on the next stage of their journey and look forward to hearing about their future successes ...

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    Filed under: Headteacher's Blog - by Administrator @ 10:52

  • 17Aug

    Bournville A Level Results

    Students and staff at Bournville school are celebrating a successful set of A level results which have ensured students their university and apprenticeship places.

    Star performers included ...

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    Filed under: Headteacher's Blog - by Administrator @ 14:06

  • 27Jul

    Hannah Murray represents Warwickshire!

    Hannah Murray represents Warwickshire!

    Throughout the summer term, Year 10 student Hannah Murray has been representing Warwickshire under 15 Girls County Cricket Team. During the summer holiday break, she will continue to play both T20 and full 40 over matches against other counties from around the country ...

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    Filed under: Sports Posted at 11:51

  • 21Jul

    School Games Mark - Bronze Level Award

    School Games Mark - Bronze Level Award

    I am delighted to announce that Bournville School have achieved the Bronze School Games Mark Award for the 2016/17 academic year. The School Games Mark is a Government led award scheme launched in 2012, facilitated by the Youth Sport Trust to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their school and into the community, and we are delighted to have been recognised for our success ...

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    Filed under: Sports Posted at 08:03

  • 20Jul

    End of term and start of new term

    End of term ( July 2017 )

    Secondary Students
    Students will take part in lessons as normal during periods 1 and 2, after which time they will have assemblies and form time, before being dismissed at 12.20pm.

    Primary Students
    Students will finish school at 12:00pm

    Start of term ( September 2017 )

    First day of term for students, Wednesday 6th September 2017:

    Secondary Students
    Students need to arrive for the times below, in full uniform and congregate on the tennis courts for their Silent Start.  Students will be in normal lessons from period 3 onwards and will need to bring all of their equipment including their PE kit.  New Year
    7 students should arrive at 9am and go straight to the PPC.  Students in other year groups should go to their form rooms for registration at the times listed below.  We would ask that students do not arrive on site more than five minutes prior to this.

    Year 7    -  9am
    Year 8    - 10.30am
    Year 9    -  10.30am
    Year 10  - 10.30am
    Year 11  - 10.10am

    Primary Students
    Students are expected back at 8:50 on the Wednesday.

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    Filed under: Headteacher's Blog Posted at 16:14

  • 20Jul

    MyEd - The new parent App

    “MyEd”, an app aimed at parents, can be downloaded onto a smartphone and/or tablet. It provides access to a wide range of
    quick and effective communication relating to the Academy your child attends.

    If you are registered as the main contact for your child, you can also receive specifi c information relating to them.

    In preparation for the offi cial launch on 4th September 2017, we are encouraging parents to download the app now.

    Please read the poster for more information, click here

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    Filed under: Headteacher's Blog Posted at 17:13

  • 11Jul

    Table tennis club by Hannah Murray (Year 10)

    Table tennis club takes place on a Wednesday afterschool. It is run by a UKCC Level 2 coach called Ian Scott, and is a great way to improve skills and mix with students from other year groups.

    Every week Ian sets up many different activities for students of all abilities to join in and practice their skills, including top table, and noughts and crosses. The activities given are a great way to improve your table tennis skills and have fun at the same time. We learn how to perform a forehand, backhand and how to add topspin to our shots ...

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    Filed under: Sports Posted at 11:39

  • 07Jul

    Un-bear-lievable Bake Sale ( Birmingham Mail )

    Birmingham Mail article about Bournville School's charity fundrasing for the Children's Hospital. Please click on the
    following link:

    Birmingham Mail article

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    Filed under: Charity and Fundraising Posted at 14:43

  • 04Jul

    Duke of Edinburgh - Parent evening

    Thank you to all parents and carers who turned up for the DofE meeting last week. if you couldn't make it and you wanted to see the presentation and documents refered to in the meeting, please click on the link here

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    Filed under: Trips Posted at 10:20

  • 20Jun

    GSUS Bus

    GSUS Bus

    JUNE 12TH – JUNE 16TH

    Birmingham City Mission visited us this week with their portable GSUS BUS.

    Students from all years managed to get a chance to go onto the bus and take part in the activities which included looking at “Fear”, “Rejection” and “Forgiveness” through the eyes of three characters with videos on Jesus, Martin Luther King Junior, Nelson Mandela and Malala Yousafzai ...

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    Filed under: Curriculum Posted at 09:20