• Sports Awards Evening

    Sports Awards Evening

    A special thanks to Nathan Lake, professional squash player and former European champion, for attending our Sports Awards Evening on Tuesday, 4th July to be our elite sportsperson and help to congratulate our students and hand out the awards.

  • Apprentice in Armes

    Apprentice in Armes

    Sophia, in year 7, has recently become an Apprentice in Armes. The Apprentices in Armes are the cadet branch of the Sealed Knot: the Society of Roundheads and Cavaliers. The society specialises in the re-enactment, history and commeration of the English Civil War.

  • Appointment of new Head Teacher

    Appointment of new Head Teacher

    The Governing Body of the school have appointed Gareth Burton as its new Head teacher. Gareth will assume this post on 1st September 2017.

  • The £10 Challenge

    The £10 Challenge

    The year 9’s were recently tasked with raising as much money as possible for a chosen charity using a £10 budget.

  • Brilliant Club Graduation

    Brilliant Club Graduation

    The year 8 Brilliant Club for this term recently celebrated their graduation at St. John’s College, the University of Oxford!



On 27th June we hosted the #BeNiceBus at our school for the morning, a national anti-bullying bus that is currently on tour on behalf of Stagecoach, the Anti-Bullying Ambassadors and The Diana Award charity.


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

Sep 15th, 2017 Sep 17th, 2017
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DofE Y11 Silver practice expedition
Sep 29th, 2017 Oct 1st, 2017
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DofE Y10 Silver practice expedition
Oct 13th, 2017 Oct 16th, 2017
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DofE Y12 Gold training weekend