Create and Cook Competition

Yesterday, students Robin Cummings and Abby Cladingboel took part in the Oxfordshire finals of the Create and Cook Competition at the Oxford Brookes University Cookery School. The dishes they created were: Robin’s rejuvenating Asparagus and Alice’s Goats Cheese Tart with a twist of Lemon, served with a Rhubarb and Chilli Chutney. Abby’s blissful Beetroot Ravioli […]

Easter School sessions

During the Easter Holidays, staff at The Bicester School offered Year 11, Year 12 and 13 students the opportunity to attend a number of revision sessions. The school was open to students on Tuesday 3rd April until Friday 6th April in which students were allowed to come into school for some supervised, independent study and […]

Students receive insightful lecture from National Technology Adviser

On Friday 27 April, Liam Maxwell the National Technology Adviser for HM Government, came in to speak to Years 10 and 12 as part of the Speakers for Schools ‘What Skills Will Young People Need For Work in 2030?’ campaign. Year 12 students Thomas and Nikita gave their experiences of the insightful lecture: Thomas Horsman – Year […]

Silver DofE Practice Expedition

On Friday 27 April, two groups set out on their three day Silver DofE practice expedition along The Ridgewar and Lambourn Downs. Group 1 Year 10s, Philippa Todd, Evie Webb, Amie Shaer and Freya Hardcastle, gave their account of the expedition: ‘Day 1 We left school just after 9 am once reverse was found on […]

Go4SET STEM project launched

Last week, The Bicester School team of 2018 visited the University of Westminster to launch the Go4SET project. The 10 week project aims to encourage and inspire pupils to take up careers within Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics by linking education and industry in real life situations, using hands on learning and skills development. On […]

PE upcoming fixtures

Please visit the PE Department page for information and dates for upcoming fixtures. You can also read all of our post mach reports and success stories on our fixtures and results area of the website.

Lessons from Auschwitz Programme – Meghan McCauley

The Lessons from Auschwitz programme is run by the Holocaust Educational Trust and has four stages – it begins with an orientation seminar, then a trip to Poland, which is followed by another seminar, with the final stage being personal work to educate others on what we learned during the project. The orientation seminar was […]

My Visit to Auschwitz – Kriss Watson

In February, I took part in a project called ‘Lessons from Auschwitz’, run by the Holocaust Educational Trust.  This included an Orientation Seminar, a visit to Poland and a Follow-up Seminar.  During this time, I became a Holocaust Ambassador. First of all, there was the orientation seminar in London, where I learnt about pre – […]

U19 Basketball

Wednesday March 21 saw the final league game of the U19 Baksetball season and the boys got to play their final home game for The Bicester School. The team have been unbeaten this season and were up against an unbeaten St Clare’s side. The game was close throughout with both teams playing a tough defence. […]

The Great Bicester Bake Off!

Yesterday afternoon the annual Great Bicester Bake Off took place with 28 eager Year 7 and 8’s taking part.  There has been a lot of excitement brewing over the past couple of weeks as contenders have been planning and designing their masterpieces.  We even had one student that came up to the food room with […]