Monthly Archive: February 2016

Feb
25

Practical experiences focus on next steps in life

The half term break had the desired effect as both students and staff returned invigorated and ready to face the challenges that lie ahead. We are moving toward the critical period when time is short before the GCSE and A level examinations begin but there is still time to make a significant impact on the …

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Feb
12

Bridging the gap with extended post-16 provision plans

This week Burrowmoor School experienced some difficulty with their heating system which meant that not all classrooms were warm enough to work in. Nursery through to Year 3 were able to work in rooms that were warm enough and they could therefore remain on the school site, however Year 4-6 had to relocate to the …

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Feb
05

A level trips increase knowledge

This week our A level students have experienced a number of trips; on Thursday our post-16 science students had a visit to Cavendish laboratory Cambridge that went well. Thirteen sixth- form and two GCSE students attended a lecture on the radioactive element Polonium 210. The lecturer was the specialist consultant for Litvinenko case that involved …

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