Ian Small 1943 – 2018

Ian Small 1943 – 2018

It is with great sadness yesterday that we received the news of the death of Ian Small, Headmaster of Bootham School from 1988-2004, following a short illness. The love, thoughts and prayers of our community are extended to his friends on the staff, former students...
Meeting Themes

Meeting Themes

Amid the hustle and bustle of boarding life we are fortunate to be able to spend time on a Sunday evening in quiet reflection. The Quaker meetings allow the boarders to meet together as a community and reflect on a range of inspiring and relevant themes. So far this...
Fake News

Fake News

Real or Fake Challenge Can you tell the difference?  Students at Bootham were challenged with creating real or fake psychology studies.  In the era of ‘fake news’ we would like to conduct our own research into whether people can tell the difference.  Vote...
Last week at the Junior School

Last week at the Junior School

Year 3 Last week in Food Technology, Year 3 made Pretzels! Year 6 As you can see from the photo, Year 6 had a great time on their residential trip to St John in the Vale. EYFS Reception class Family Food Sharing...
Behind the Barcodes

Behind the Barcodes

Millions of women and men who produce our food are trapped in poverty and face brutal working conditions, despite billion-dollar profits in the food industry, reveals a new report published by Oxfam today.  The report, ‘Ripe for Change’, also assesses the policies and...