Bournemouth Collegiate School
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
About Bournemouth Collegiate School
Bournemouth Collegiate School is now the fastest growing school in the Bournemouth & Poole area with a 50% increase in day pupils and a similar increase in boarding pupils, including many flexi-boarders who are enjoying the occasional night in the newly refurbished accommodation.
As the only independent (3 -18) co-educational school from with a sixth form in the area demand for post GCSE places has soared and the school has responded to this by offering additional A Level subjects from this September. Parents and pupils are being attracted by the small classes, the excellent facilities across both the Preparatory School and Senior School sites and the school has enjoyed an investment of over a quarter of a million pounds this summer in new state of the art computer and ICT equipment. It is now the only school in the area with the very latest state of the art ActiveExpression™ kits which allow every pupil in every lesson to interact actively with the lesson through hand held consoles at their desks. This enables staff to differentiate easily and to extend the most able, but at the same time to offer additional support for those who need it.
The school has launched an exhaustive extracurricular programme this year and has tripled the number of competitive sport fixtures for all ages. BCS really believes in developing the potential of every pupil, and teacher, and is determined to get the best out of everyone. Parents and pupils now have the option, for the very first time, of a top class co-educational school from 3 -18 right on their doorstep.