York Festival of Ideas

York Festival of Ideas

College I Economics and Politics students visited the University of York for an enrichment day last week. The day, A Fair Economy. A Better World, was part of the York Festival of Ideas. We investigated whether it is feasible to create a fair and resilient economic...
Refugee Week

Refugee Week

Refugee Week 17 – 23 June BOOK TICKETS NOW! Bootham School are proud to host a public talk by Gulwali Passarlay, to start off Refugee Week on Monday 17 June.  All tickets are free and the talk is open to everyone; we hope to see you there.“Gulwali is a dedicated...
Last week at the Junior School

Last week at the Junior School

Hot, Hot, Hot! Year 3 have been tasting hot chocolate as the Ancient Maya would have drunk it – raw cacao and chili powder! Most of them weren’t big fans! All creatures great and smallYear 1 at Askham Bryan College last week learning about all kinds of...
The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest

Bootham School English and Drama Departments present:”The Importance of Being Earnest”By Oscar WildeEdited by Russell JacksonFirst performed on 14 February 1895 at the St James’s Theatre in London, it is a farcical comedy in which the protagonists...
Exams: How to look after yourself

Exams: How to look after yourself

It’s never too late to help create a good mind-set for making it through exams. Whether it’s GCSEs, A Levels or end of year tests, looking after yourself during this time can come down to; get plenty of sleep, eat properly and keep hydrated, be active and keep things...