Group of children practising sports with the Sports Leaders

Year 12 Higher Sport Leaders

During National School Sports Week, Year 12 Higher Sport Leaders organised inter-school cricket and rounders festivals for one hundred and fifty Key Stage 2 children at the neighbouring primary schools: Brookside and St. Mary’s. Bets Martin (PE Coordinator at Brookside) commented: ‘Thank you very much to the Bicester sport leaders for organising. It would be fantastic if […]

Children playing rounders

Bicester Family Year 5/6 Rounders

As part of National School Sports week, the annual Year 5 and 6 Rounders Festival for the Bicester Family of Primary Schools took place on 27 June. Over sixty children and seven teams from four Primary Schools including Brookside, Five Acres, Southwold and Fritwell took part. Ten Bicester student sports leaders took responsibility for umpiring […]

Bicester Family Quadkids

The annual Year 3-4 and 5-6 Quadkids Athletics competitions for the Bicester Family of Primary Schools took place on Tuesday 21 June.  One hundred and seventy-five children took part in the event. Thirteen teams contested the Year 3-4 competition and six teams competed in the Year 5-6 competition from seven Primary Schools including: Kings Meadow, Chesterton, […]

Rounders match report

Written by student Charley Lewis Following on from a successful tournament in Bicester the week before, 7 June brought the rounders A team round two, at Warriner school. With a close first three matches, our fourth was most difficult. We began to take more risks within our gameplay; proving ineffective. This resulted in over half of […]

North Oxfordshire Schools Athletic competition

A few weeks ago a small group of students competed at the North Oxfordshire schools athletic. The group consisted of: Aaron Wright, Will Sims, Luke Pollard and Tom Couzens. Over the course of the afternoon, they took part in a variety of events, from throwing and jumping, to sprinting and long distance. First up, Tom […]

BGN Family Year 5/6 Kwik Cricket Festival

The annual Year 5 and 6 Kwik Cricket Festival for the Bicester Family of Primary Schools took place on Tuesday 7 June at Bicester and North Oxford Cricket Club (Chesterton). Over one hundred and sixty children played in the Festival, with thirteen boys’ and seven girls’ teams involved. Teams from Kings Meadow, Chesterton, Fritwell, St. […]

Rugby tournament back into touch with facilities boost

The Bicester School is supporting its local community by providing access to its sports fields for a touch rugby tournament for young people. Constituents in Bicester are organising the tournament and approached Victoria Prentis MP for advice following problems with access to pitches in town. The Bicester School agreed to help by offering the use […]

Walking and Talking mock exam

On Saturday 21 May, 89 students came into school to take part in a “Walking and Talking” mock maths GCSE exam. Students were able to experience an exact run-through of their exam, with Head of Maths Katrina Nash talking them through every step. This included entry and organisation of themselves into the hall, understanding the […]

Bicester School students lead primary schools through tennis festival

The Bicester Area Year 3 and 4 mini tennis Red festival for the Bicester and Copper family of primary schools took place on Thursday 5 May at Bicester Tennis Club. Eighty children from Bure Park, Five Acres, Fritwell, Kings Meadow, Southwold, St. Mary’s and Launton Primary Schools took part. In glorious sunshine, the nine teams were […]

Sport Relief

  It has been an incredibly busy and successful week for sport at The Bicester School, with lots of opportunities for students to get involved for Sport Relief. On Wednesday 16 March, pupils were allowed to come into school in non-school uniform and sportswear. Lots of students brought in their £1 on the gate and […]