Blooming good project work!

Blooming good project work!

‘Cresstacular‘ results! Lower Schoolroom took project work to delightful extremes this week. Some took it further than others. Finn Taylor, Effie Dodds-Aston and Maya Lindridge performed their Cress Song that they had adapted from The Greatest Showman, as...
#EndhungerUK Poetry competition

#EndhungerUK Poetry competition

Congratulations to Carol Chen in Middle Schoolrooms who has come third in a national poetry competition aimed at raising awareness of hunger in the UK. Casia Wiliam, Welsh Children’s Laureate and one of the judges, felt her poem was “Very powerful. It gives a strong...
ICE at BJS

ICE at BJS

Workshops at Bootham Junior School On Monday we offered free workshops at Bootham Junior School to all year 5 & 6 students.  The turnout was fantastic with 60 students in total from all across York… Science Engineering Computer Programming Musical...
Raising funds for ‘Dig Deep’

Raising funds for ‘Dig Deep’

On Wednesday 16th May Bootham School held a non-uniform day where students were invited to ‘Wear Blue’ in an effort to raise money for, and raise awareness of, the charity Dig Deep. Old Scholar, Toby Putnam (who left Bootham in 2012), brought this charity...
Junior School news

Junior School news

Greek Gods and Goddesses! Year 4 enjoyed being ancient Greek Gods and Goddesses for a day. During their workshop at York Museum, they had the opportunity to handle genuine ancient Greek artefacts and engaged in many activities from long jump to drama. Year 2 enjoyed a...