Students complete their bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award expedition

After 13 years of offering all three levels of Duke of Edinburgh Award at The Bicester School, yet another successful qualifying expedition has been completed in the beautiful Cotswold countryside. This was the final section required by the participants to achieve their Bronze Award which will be presented at a celebratory event in November. So […]

Year 7 rugby match report VS Cooper School

The Bicester School Year 7 team travelled to local rivals The Cooper School for their second rugby fixture of the season, knowing it would be a difficult game. The boys started brightly, tackling hard and moving the ball well when in possession. We finally broke the deadlock with a well worked team try, moving the […]

Year 11 football match report VS Cottesloe School

On Thursday 5 October the Year 11 boys played the first round of the National Cup at home to Cottesloe School who had travelled from Aylesbury. The boys were full of confidence from their win in the county cup last week and they started where they left off. The boys are developing tactically with every […]

Year 8 football match report VS Wood Green School

The Year 8 football team travelled to Wood Green School for their first round county cup fixture. With the focus of this term being on rugby, the team had got very little practice leading up to this match. The boys started well and created the first chances of the match, however Wood Green caught us […]

Year 8 rugby match report VS Cooper School

The second fixture of the season meant the Year 8 Rugby team had to make the short distance across town to local rivals Cooper School. The boys started slow and Cooper came out ready to match The Bicester School’s physical approach. Eventually we were able to wear the home team down and Devon Weldon broke […]

History students commemorate the First World War

Once again, the History Department has participated in the Royal British Legion’s campaign to remember the fallen of the First World War, and plant a poppy at the Menin Gate. The Bicester School poppy will be planted alongside thousands of others in the 2017 Flanders Field, beside the Menin Gate in Ypres, Belgium, close to […]

Year 7 hockey match report VS Cooper School

We got to Cooper School expecting a game vs their Year 7s. However, once we arrived Mr Burke told us that they only had four Year 7 players – we thought “this will be easy”, until he added that the Year 8s were going to help make up the numbers! He had confidence in us […]

Year 8 hockey match report VS Cooper School

Today we travelled to the depths of Cooper School for our first hockey match of the season. We were pumped and ready to go with Mr Burke giving us an inspirational speech to give us all the incentives we needed to do our best and beat our rival school! However, it was a tough game […]

Years 10 and 11 win first netball match as a joint team

On 26 September, The Bicester School’s Year 10s and 11s travelled to local rivals Cooper School for the first game of the season. The team was as follows; Charley Lewis as GS, Petra Vass as GA, Holly Trotman as WA, Charlotte Whittingham as C, Mia White as WD, Isobel May as GD, Amy Long as GK […]

Senior football squad prepare for the season with friendly away game

The senior football squad started this season with a pre-season friendly away at BGN. The squad had done very little preparation for this game and with some new faces making their debut it was expected that the team might find this a difficult fixture. It was actually the complete opposite; the team started and played […]