Tyler Kicks His Way to the Title

On Saturday, 7th April, Bower Park’s Tyler Sharpe won the British WKO kickboxing title in just three rounds, against a strong and experienced opponent. This follows his success last November, when he won the WKA title in the same sport.

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 […]

Adverse Weather – Whether to Close or Open

This has been a very difficult week for Bower Park, with adverse weather affecting the school.  Whenever we make a decision to close (or open) we always get asked why that decision was made.  Effectively, there are three key factors that I need to take into account: Is the site safe for students and staff? […]

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, […]