History Revisited

History Revisited

Year 3 travelled back in time and experienced what it would be like to go to school during Victorian times. The teacher was very strict but they had fun at...
International Art Project

International Art Project

You may remember our news from last year about our art project with China and Vietnam.  The artwork from China has now arrived and is on display in the Junior School Hall, along with stories and photos from the schools. We are also extremely proud to announce that all...
Circus Sensible

Circus Sensible

Children at BJS had a wonderful start to the new school year with two performances from Circus Sensible in the Big Top, plus skills workshops. Despite first day nerves, they settled quickly and soon got to know the new children in their class. Children thoroughly...
The Scottish Play

The Scottish Play

Yr 6 were lucky enough to get tickets to go and see Macbeth at a pop up theatre in York.  It was an amazing experience, they even got to meet some of the actors during the interval. Yr 6 student David Vicary very kindly wrote a review of the play as part of his Bronze...
Art Projects at Bootham Junior School

Art Projects at Bootham Junior School

Art Awards Congratulations to all children in Years 4, 5 and 6. They have been successful in completing Trinity College’s Art Award at the Explore Level. This is an Entry Level Qualification.  More information about the award and the next levels, Bronze, Silver...
This week at Bootham Junior School

This week at Bootham Junior School

Earlier this year, children from Year 1 to Year 6 entered the National Schools’ Handwriting Competition. The quality of the work submitted was of an extremely high standard with neat handwriting and careful presentation from everyone. We were delighted to hear...