This week at the Junior School

This week at the Junior School

The festive period has taken over at Junior School, with the return of our naughty elf, who is causing havoc all over school.  Follow his adventures and shenanigans on our Facebook Page. Year 3 and 4 had a fabulously festive time at a Pop Up Card workshop last Friday...
Songs of Sanctuary

Songs of Sanctuary

York City of Sanctuary put on a fabulous concert entitled Songs of Sanctuary on Monday the 2nd December, using the main hall at Bootham Senior School. Our student volunteers did a fantastic job welcoming guests to the concert, serving non – alcoholic punch,...
Willow Pattern Play

Willow Pattern Play

Year 5 performed a retelling of the Willow Pattern story from the famous ceramic pattern on Wednesday. The children wrote the play-script, made the puppets and composed all the musical accompaniment. Quite a feat! The play forms part of our Year 5 topic of China,...
Sports News & Results

Sports News & Results

Football There have been some very good football matches this week but unfortunately Bootham teams have narrowly missed out on continuing good cup runs. In the English Schools National competition the 1st XI played superbly against a very good Malton team with academy...
Northern School of Contemporary Dance

Northern School of Contemporary Dance

This week, students across all year groups were given the opportunity to take part in a contemporary dance workshop with Caroline Rees from Northern School of Contemporary Dance as part of the outreach programme across Yorkshire. NSCD offers a range of youth classes...
This week at the Junior School

This week at the Junior School

Anti-Bullying Week During Anti-Bullying week the children spent time discussing what bullying is, what to do if they are being bullied and who can help them to stop it. IT lessons were devoted to on-line safety. In conjunction with the Anti-Bullying Alliance’s ‘Change...