The School: Weekly news bulletin for parents

Updated: Fri 17 Mar 2017   Share: Share on facebookShare on TwitterShare on MySpaceShare by Email

A bulletin featuring events for next week is emailed to parents every Friday. Below is the latest bulletin.

Dear Parents/Carers,

For news of an exciting school photography competition please click the following link:

For Years 7 – 10, new Boomerang mobile app for homework! – For details click the following link:

Monday 20th March

Battle cards club, all years, lunchtimes in E9.

Manga Drawing Club, after school in the library.

Talent show auditions, lunchtime in the auditorium. For more details please visit the following link:


Tuesday 21st March

Visit by bestselling author Jonathan Delaney for years 7, 8 and primary school children, from 9.30 in the school auditorium. There will be a book signing session afterwards, with a limited supply of books for sale. (Please see the information at the bottom of the page regarding pupil premium students).

GCSE Music practical exams, 9.30 – 3pm.

Year 7/8 Horrible Histories, lunchtime in H7.

Year 8 Drama Club, after school in Drama.



Wednesday 22nd March

A visit for more able students to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford, 8.30am – 3pm.

Bulmershe Singers (Yr 7 – 9), lunchtime in Mu1.

Maths in Action for Primary pupils, 2.30 – 3.30.

KS2 Science Club, 3.30 – 4.30.

Wednesday 22nd March, Internet Safety Workshop for Parents. For full details please click the pdf below:


Thursday 23rd March

Cross Country Event for primary school pupils, from 2pm.

Poetry by Heart, all years, lunchtimes in E9.

Manga Drawing Club, all years, 3pm in the new, relaunched and rebranded library, now known as the

Study Support Zone!


Friday 24th March

Interview by the Times Educational Supplement for more able Maths students, 10.30 – 3.30.

Scrabble Club, all years, lunchtime in the library.

Fitness Club, all years, after school in the fitness suite.



For details of Cucina’s delicious menus please click on the link below:

For more details of our exciting range of lunch and after school clubs please click on the link below:


Dates for your diary

Wednesday 29th March, year 7 and 8 celebration disco, 5.30 – 7.30pm.

Thursday 30th March, Easter Concert followed by the Rotary Club Talent Competition, school auditorium from 6pm – 9pm. Tickets £3 available from school reception.

Barcelona Football tour, from Saturday 1st April – Wednesday 5th April.


 Pupil Premium students at The Bulmershe School

There may be financial assistance available for Pupil Premium pupils for uniform, equipment, school trips and other activities but individual enquiries to the school should be made regarding this assistance.

Please contact the school office on 0118 9353353 or, alternatively email our reception staff at: who will pass on your enquiry to Mr Staton, Assistant Headteacher who manages Pupil Premium funding.


I hope you have a restful weekend,

Emma Reynolds,




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