Category Archives: News

University Bound!

Four Year 11 Bower Park students are headed to University! Christopher Do, Norbert Leks, Hallie Lopes and Yasin Usman have all secured a place to attend Experience Health Sciences Week, from Monday 30th July to Saturday 4th August. This is a great opportunity for students to experience university living and life! Successful applicants participate in […]

Bower Park is Nominated for a Diversity award

Bower Park Academy has been nominated for the Community Organisation Award at the National Diversity Awards, as a result of our forthcoming Equality and Diversity Day. For one night only, people come together to recognise individuals and groups from grass-roots communities who have contributed to creating a more diverse and inclusive society. The awards will […]

Jack Swims for Diabetes Research

Year 11’s Jack Butler has signed up for the Swim22 challenge, in which he has to swim 22 miles (the equivalent of the English Channel) in 12 weeks in aid of Diabetes UK. Around 3.5 million people have been diagnosed with diabetes in the UK, and with more than 700 people being diagnosed each day, […]

Equality and Diversity Day

On Tuesday, 6th March, Bower Park will celebrate its first Equality and Diversity Day.  What we want students to experience:- What is the meaning of Equality? This means treating everyone with fairness and respect, and recognising the needs of individuals. It is about addressing existing disadvantages affecting how people participate in society. What is the […]

Friends of Bower Quiz Night

On Friday, 23rd February at 7.30 pm, the Friends of Bower will be hosting a family quiz night at the Academy. The quiz will be suitable for Year 5 and above, and tickets cost £5 per adult and £2.50 per child. Refreshments will be available on the night.

Bower Park’s Gymnastic Success

On the 22nd and 29th of January, Bower Park Academy hosted the Havering Schools Gymnastics competition.   The event saw 106 gymnasts from schools across the borough performing on floor and vault.  This year was the first time boys’ and mixed teams were entered, in addition to the usual Under 14 Girls, Under 16 Girls and […]

Daisie Publishes her Pledges

Daisie Stuart-Evans, who is hoping to be elected to the Havering Youth Parliament, will base her campaign upon the following pledges: To get more young people involved with leisure and sports activities to keep them fit and healthy. To reduce stress and pressure levels in school. Daisie says she will do this by “pestering” school […]