• Musical talent on show

    Musical talent on show

    Our very talented sixth form students gave a series of stunning musical performances at Chapel Arts in Cheltenham this week.

  • Happiness lecture

    Happiness lecture

    Eight of our A level biology students had the opportunity to hear a lecture given by Lord Robert Winston entitled ‘Can science make you happy?’ at Cheltenham College last week.

  • Freddie’s 100th parkrun

    Freddie’s 100th parkrun

    Well done Freddie, who dressed as a Roman centurion to mark his 100th parkrun – a weekly 5km run held at Pittville Park.


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 purposeful, proud, respectful, curious and supportive. These are not simply five words, they are our core values and underpin everything that we do.

Gareth Burton


School Calendar

15th Feb 2019 - 23rd Feb 2019
Ski Trip
18th Feb 2019 - 22nd Feb 2019
Half term break
25th Feb 2019
GCSE Pre-Moderation (PE) - netball and football
25th Feb 2019
Week 2
27th Feb 2019
Business Challenge Finals - Year 12 x20 max.
27th Feb 2019 | 08:30 - 13:30
Year 11 Practical Food Exam (small number of Year 11s)