History trip – Fantastic Beasts and where to find them

On a very cold November evening the History team, along with just under forty Year 10 and 11 students, attended a screening of ‘Fantastic Beasts and where to find them’. The film is set in New York City, in the 1920s, and both staff and students had fun spotting the historical references whilst marvelling at […]

Wyevale run customer service workshop for business students

A group of Year 11 business students recently attended an informative and active workshop on customer service at Wyevale Garden Centre. The workshop was run by Tracey and Jason, who began the day by enthusing the students with questions and answers in the conference room. Students had to pretend to be customers to help them […]

The Bicester School Sixth Form Centre gets a makeover

The Bicester School Sixth Form Centre has been re-branded, helping it to become a much more vibrant place for our sixth form students to work. The images below show some examples of the work that has been done. Come along to our open event tomorrow to see all the changes that have been made.

TBS hosts Dragon Den style breakfast event

The Bicester School recently hosted a live business breakfast event, which Year 10 Young Enterprise students helped coordinate. Oxfordshire SOUP is Crowdfunding meets Dragons Den for small businesses. SOUP is a global movement which enables communities to disrupt the status quo and raise small scale investment for new businesses or ideas they collectively vote for. The event […]

The Bicester school marks Remembrance Day

At The Bicester School we are very proud of our links to the military. This morning at 11am the entire school observed the two minute silence as a formal act of remembrance. Students with military links were invited to mark the silence at the centre of the school as a sign of our strong current […]

“You say you want a revolution?”

A-level History students recently visited the V&A exhibition, ‘You Say You Want A Revolution? Records and Rebels, 1966-1970’. The exhibition covers what many see as a revolutionary time for music as well as politics, including the impact of The Beatles, Martin Luther King, the Vietnam War and the rise of consumerism. All of this tied […]

Art students visited by Geometric Portrait Artist

On 15 October, Geometric Portrait Artist Josh Bryan visited The Bicester School to run a Saturday School workshop. 37 students attended to work with Josh and recreate portraits of The Bicester School’s House mascots (David Attenborough, Emmeline Pankhurst, C.S. Lewis and Bobby Moore). The students created depth and tone to the portraits by using patterns. It […]

Teacher Training opportunities

Train to Teach Information Events Discover more about what makes teaching a great profession, the Initial Teacher Training programmes we offer and the specific details of how to make a successful application. Further details The Buckingham Partnership Teacher Taster Days The Buckingham Partnership SCITT offers a bespoke PGCE course for Primary and Secondary Trainees. It is […]

Students take part in graffiti workshop

Mrs Ware and Ms Powell recently took a selection of GCSE students to Graffik Gallery in London for an afternoon graffiti workshop. Students learnt various techniques that could be applied with spray paint and all created hand cut stencils of iconic people of their choice. Alongside creating graffiti on canvas, the students were fortunate enough […]

Success for boys Year 11 football team

It’s been a busy start to the year for the boys Year 11 football team. Many of the boys got called up for the senior sixth form team early in the term. This experience proved vital for the year 11 cup games. It started with a home tie in the first round of the ESFA […]

Year 6 open evening, Thursday 5 October 6-8pm: Register online