Students Rally to Support Bridgnorth Food Bank

In support of the incredible work carried out by the local food bank, Bridgnorth Endowed ran a school-wide campaign to collect donations for the seventh year running. Throughout November, students were asked to bring in non-perishable food and drink items, as well as toiletries, cleaning essentials, and even donations for pets. Every tutor group took …

Spanish Play Hits the Stage at BES

Last Thursday, the modern foreign languages department were pleased to welcome a much-anticipated visiting play from theatre group, Onatti Productions. Students from Years 7 to 9 got the chance to hone their language skills at a lively interactive performance of ‘Primera Cita’, the company’s most popular Spanish play. The highly entertaining plot gave the audience …

Sixth Formers Complete Extended Project Qualifications

After several months of planning and research, sixth formers from Bridgnorth Endowed School presented their final Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) work to a group of fellow students last month. This year saw students choose an array of innovative and thought-provoking topics that included, the impact of palm oil extraction, whether electric cars are the future, …

PTA Holds its First Parental Workshop

Parents attended a free workshop on anxiety and stress management, hosted by Bridgnorth Endowed’s PTA, BES Friends, last Thursday. Delivered by Oliver Welsby, a wellbeing and mental health expert from Brightcore Consultancy, the introductory session explored the pressures that young people face in today’s challenging world. To give some context to the issue, Oliver highlighted …

Louise Selected for National Swimming Championships

Congratulations to Louise Jones from Year 8, who has been selected to represent Bridgnorth Endowed School at the English Schools Swimming Association National Championships in March. The two-day event will see over 350 of the country’s most talented young swimmers compete in the hope of taking the coveted title of English Schools National Champion. What’s …

Student Workshop on University Fees and Finance

Last week, Year 10 students took part in the second of a series of university workshops being delivered across all year groups at Bridgnorth Endowed School. The session tackled university fees, finance and personal statements in a move to raise aspirations and uncover the myths around these topics. Jon Cheek, from UniTasterDays, returned to follow …