Category Archives: principal

Handball Success for the Under 13 Girls

This week, the Under 13 girls’ handball team competed in a home semi-final against Mayfield School from Dagenham.  This was a terrific performance, as the Bower Park girls dominated their counterparts from the beginning of the match. After an equally convincing win in the quarter-finals against Barking Abbey School, the girls continued their great form […]

More Cricket Success for Bower Park Girls

On Wednesday, 21st February, the Under 13 girls won the regional indoor cricket competition. They won their first game by 27 runs and their second by 16 runs.  In the last game the girls beat Robert Clack School by 2 runs in a very exciting game. Although we didn’t bat as well as we can against Clack, our bowling pulled […]

More Sporting Success at Bower

Bower Park has had a very successful spring term of sporting achievement.  On Wednesday, 24th January, the Under 15 girls competed in the first round of the Essex indoor cricket championships.  We were head and shoulders above the competition, beating Passmores Academy by scoring a huge 76 for 1 from 6.5 overs, and bowling Passmores […]

Successful Year 11 Information Evening

On Tuesday, 6th February, we held an information evening for students and parents of Year 11.  The purpose of the meeting was to provide vital advice and guidance about preparing for the examinations in the summer.  The attendance at the event was excellent – 75% of the year group was represented.  Thank you very much to […]

CEO Visit to Bower Park

On Tuesday, 6th February, Mr London, Headteacher at Hall Mead School and Chief Executive Officer of the Empower Learning Academy Trust, visited Bower Park.   He visited to look at how the school was progressing.  During his visit I accompanied him on a learning walk, where we visited twelve different lessons across all age groups. He […]

Bower Park is on the Up!

At the end of last term we had the second monitoring inspection since the school was placed into a category of concern in December 2016. The subsequent report is very positive and clearly shows that the Academy continues to move forward at pace. At the end of the inspection, the inspector could only make one […]