My staff and I like nothing more than the opportunity to explain the purpose behind our day-to-day work and what it all means for the most important people here – the children.”
Helen Todd, Head
Bootham Junior School
By allowing students to pursue their individual interests, we encourage them to find their own unique talent, helping them to develop their ability and confidence.
A continental style breakfast is available in our school library between 7.30am until 8.00am each morning. This is in addition to the usual cost of Before School Care.
Governors are responsible for the management of the school. They decide on its overall policy and strategy including plans for development. They are also regarded by Charity Law as the Trustees of the School and need to ensure that the School is run in accordance with its charitable objects.
Climate CatastropheOn Tuesday Extinction Rebellion (XR) activist and self-proclaimed lover of nature and the planet, Tom Deacon, presented to our morning meeting and later gave a talk to College 1 in Specials.Tom spoke to us powerfully of the true likely...read more
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 on whether...read more
Old Scholar Tom Parsons returned to the MFL Dept and gave an account of his gap year in Germany.In the furtherance of his Chemistry degree at Durham University, Tom spent his gap year in Würzburg, Germany. He went as part of the Erasmus scheme and enjoyed...read more