This week, 60 children from our local Cluster Schools of Hale, Hyde, Breamore, Fordingbridge, Western Downland and Morgans Vale all took part in a Hockey Coaching Workshop led by our fantastic Burgate Sports Leaders.
Mrs Roche and her tutor group, L6JR, have decided that in 2019 we will raise money for Cancer Research with different fundraising activities each month.
Burgate Sixth Form Media students attended a private screening of the Oscar winning film Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri this week.
Hampshire County Council will be resurfacing Bridge Street in Fordingbridge from 11 February for an expected four weeks. During this time, the road will be closed to traffic from the junction with the A338 northbound slip road to the junction with High Street.
On Tuesday 22nd January, many children from Years 5 and 6, as well as Year 3 and 4 from around the Cluster ran in a series of Cross-Country races at Burgate School. With almost 200 runners involved overall in the event, it certainly was a great turnout and the races that followed did not disappoint. Running another challenging course this year of around 2km, participants competed against each other in age groups, racing across the vast Burgate sports field. The atmosphere on the start line for both races was electric and the youngsters involved showed great determination in completing...
All nominated Young Sports Ambassadors from around the Burgate Cluster of Primary Schools were invited to attend an Olympic Legacy Workshop at The Burgate School on Tuesday 29th January.
The Burgate School and Sixth Form, Fordingbridge, is celebrating the release of the validated 2018 national school performance tables, having been placed third best performing school in Hampshire with a Progress 8 score of +0.33. The Burgate is also the best performing non-selective school in the local area, including Salisbury. Female students at Burgate should be especially congratulated on their progress (+0.58) which outranked students at local grammar schools. With a progress score significantly above that of similar students at other schools, students for whom the school is in receipt of the pupil premium also performed particularly well.
Burgate Art students will once again be taking place in the Salisbury Schools Exhibition, this year alongside Textiles and 3D Design.
The Burgate Sixth Form is pleased to offer students the opportunity to participate in a residential educational visit to the Cote d’Azur in the South of France next September. The trip will take place in the Autumn Term and will last five days, departing first thing on Thursday 26th September and returning late on Monday 30th September.