• Young Carers

    Young Carers

    A small group of our students took part in the Young Carers’ “Twilight” conference recently and met with Mr Burton to talk about their experiences and the conference itself.

  • Bournside Linguists

    Bournside Linguists

    From pen pals to a competition involving schools across the whole of Europe, some students studying Modern Languages met with Mr Burton to discuss more about their recent activities.

  • Brilliant Club Graduation

    Brilliant Club Graduation

    Following on from their meeting with Mr Burton earlier in the academic year, members of the year 8 Brilliant Club came together once again to be congratulated on their recent graduation.

  • Mathematicians of the Month

    Mathematicians of the Month

    Each month, the maths teachers all nominate one student from each key stage to be considered for the title of mathematician of the month. Three winners are then chosen to receive the award.

  • Ellie’s Performing Arts Journey

    Ellie’s Performing Arts Journey

    “If you’ve got a talent, always persevere with it!” – Ellie, in Year 11, meets with Mr Burton to talk about her busy life outside of school within the performing arts and her recent major achievements from it.


Inspection Success

Inspectors took only one day to be convinced the school’s provision is ‘good’ and it has maintained the high quality of provision since it was last inspected.


Welcome to Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre

We are intensely proud of our vibrant and forward looking school community and believe we offer a superb standard of education. Our core belief is that every student develops the knowledge, skills and self-confidence to become the best they can be. Bournside is a popular and successful 11-18 Academy with approximately 1700 students, of which approaching 400 are in the Sixth Form.

Allan Foulds, Headteacher

School calendar

Mar 25th, 2017 
all day

DofE Y9 Bronze training day
Mar 26th, 2017 
all day

Mar 27th, 2017 
all day

Week 2
Mar 28th, 2017 
all day

Spring concert
Mar 28th, 2017 
12:30 - 15:10

Y7 House football/hockey