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ISI Regulatory Inspection Report

19 June 2017

Bishopsgate School announced today that further to their ISI Regulatory Compliance Inspection in May, the school has met all the standards in the schedule to the Education (ISS) Regulations 2014, relevant requirements of the statutory framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and associated requirements.   The full report is detailed below. ISI Regulatory […]

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Year 5 Trip to Hampton Court

9 June 2017

Year 5 children were met with glorious sunshine, as they stepped back into Tudor history on their trip to Hampton Court Palace this week. They explored Henry VIII’s apartments and were treated to a guided tour of the vast kitchens, where they were met with the smell of woodsmoke from the kitchen fire. The cook […]

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Olivia!

9 June 2017

Year 3 and 4 pupils thoroughly enjoyed their two evening performances of Olivia! as well as their dress rehearsal to the rest of the school. As the name suggests, “Olivia” is loosley based on a favourite character from the Dickens novel ‘Oliver Twist’. On Olivia’s journey to the bright lights of London, she is befriended […]

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Year 6 French Trip

9 June 2017

Year 6 had a great week away on their French Trip and were able to link in their language learning as well as what they have been studying in History (D Day landings). They had a very productive and busy time, storming the beaches and seeing the remains of the Mulberry Harbour, watching original footage […]

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Senior Choir Dutch Tour

9 May 2017

After months of hard work, preparation and equal amounts of anticipation, the Bishopsgate Senior Choir embarked on a thrill-packed tour of the Netherlands. The Choir were in fine voice and their concerts were outstanding.  The children sang at the English Reformed Church in the city and were greeted not only by flocks of local visitors […]

Boys Cross Country

Inter-House Cross Country

9 May 2017

Savill Gardens was the beautiful setting for the Inter-House Cross Country this year. All competitors ran the 2km course through the gardens and it was a hugely successful event. Mrs Amos worked tirelessly co-ordinating the logistical challenge of transporting all the children to the venue and organising the route with the help of Mr Ricketts. […]

Inter House Rugby

Inter-House Rugby Competition

23 March 2017

Over the last few weeks the boys have have competing in the Inter-House Rugby competition. This year for the first time the Year 2 boys were included in the competition and together with the Year 3 boys they had a very competitive tag rugby tournament. Mr Baumgart would like to commend the Year 2 boys […]

U11 Champs

London Live U11 Champions!

23 March 2017

The Bishopsgate U11 Netball team had the highlight of their year when they competed in the London Live Netball Tournament. The event took place at the Copper Box Arena in the Olympic Park which is one of the home venues for Surrey Storm who compete in the Netball Super League. The girls played their pool […]

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Wellington Choral Day

1 March 2017

Forty eight children from Years’ 5 and 6 were given the opportunity of visiting Wellington College to take part in their annual Choral Day last month. This year, the event was led by tenor and founder-member of VOCES8, Charles MacDougall, whose vibrant character and self-confessed funky hair managed to rouse a remarkably professional sound from […]

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ISA Netball Tournament – Regional Champs!

21 February 2017

The U11A Netball Team were in scintillating form at the ISA U11 Regional Qualifiying Tournament before half term. The girls were playing in their second tournament in three days and showed no sign of fatigue as they stormed through the group stages to make it to the semi finals. In a nail biting match against a […]