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...
Last week at the Junior School

Last week at the Junior School

Take cover… Nursery found shade under the parachute this morning. Last week at the Junior School saw our students enjoy National Outdoor Classroom Day, the Oxfam Dollshouse Project and letters from pen friends in Vietnam. Oxfam Dollshouse These are some of the...
Sidwell School Trip

Sidwell School Trip

Bootham School students made some fantastic memories during their trip to Sidwell School in Washington DC. For many years Bootham and Sidwell have enjoyed a close relationship, sharing the same Quaker ethos.  To see more Bootham School trips, please click...
Beth Shalom

Beth Shalom

Upper Schoolroom students and staff had a really interesting trip to the National Holocaust museum, Beth Shalom, on Monday. There was plenty of time to reflect in the gardens which are full of sculpture and other memorials to the victims. The museum area was also very...