• Headteacher’s Blog

    Headteacher’s Blog

    In his latest blog, Headteacher Gareth Burton explains the new house system and how students, staff, parents/carers and governors will be able to vote on the shortlisted names

  • Parent Governor vacancy

    Parent Governor vacancy

    If you would like to support Bournside school, why not join our governing board? We currently have a vacancy for a parent governor. Come and meet members of the governing board on 22 January at 6.30 pm or find out more here, including how to apply.

  • Head of Sixth Form’s Blog

    Head of Sixth Form’s Blog

    The year has started with pace and purpose for our sixth form students, as year 13 await UCAS Day and start to prepare for life beyond Bournside. Read more in Head of Sixth Form Mike Stratford’s latest blog


Bournside gains bronze anti-bullying mark

We are proud to be awarded the bronze anti-bullying quality mark by ABQM-UK (Anti-Bullying Quality Mark-UK) – the first secondary school in Gloucestershire to gain this recognition.

Technology enhanced learning

An iPad School

At Bournside, students use iPads in their lessons, provided through our parental contribution scheme.


Message from the Headteacher

I offer you a warm welcome to our school.

At Bournside we aim for every student to develop the knowledge, skills and self-confidence to become the best they can be. We strive to secure the highest standards of achievement for all our students and pride ourselves on knowing and understanding every individual. We describe ourselves as being: open, energetic, outgoing, friendly, safe, supportive, healthy, professional and self-aware. These are not simply nine words, they are our core values and underpin everything we do...

Gareth Burton


School Calendar

21st Jan 2019
Week 2
23rd Jan 2019
GCSE Art Moderation
24th Jan 2019
Sixth Form Open Evening
25th Jan 2019
Y13 R2 data published to parents
25th Jan 2019 | 09:00 - 11:30
Year 9 House Matches
28th Jan 2019
Week 1