Headmaster’s Update

It’s certainly been a busy week at Blue Coat as the ISI inspectors paid a visit. Of course, whenever one is under scrutiny, there is a certain amount of pressure, even if – as is the case here – best practice is followed and all our ‘homework’ is done. Can the same be said of…

Africa Mercy Whole School Assembly

A floating hospital! Yes it’s true, and Miss Clarke is going to live on it!  This morning we all gathered in the school hall to find out what her new home will be like and what she will be doing aboard ship. There are around 500 people living and working on the Africa Mercy including…

Mira’s Acts of Loving and Giving

Mira, one of our Pre-Prep pupils, regularly attends a Human Values, Multi-Faith group and as part of this over the last few weeks has been encouraged to consider and carry out ’40 Acts of Loving and Giving; to Love All, Serve All’ within the family and Community at large. Mira therefore, recently took part in…

Titanic Lecture

Year 6 embarked upon their Titanic presentation on Thursday of this week. Their summer term project was launched by visiting speaker, Andrew Lound, who spoke eloquently and movingly about the construction, interior, sailing and the sinking of this fateful ship on its maiden voyage to New York. In this, their final work in English before…

Sports Reports

CALENDAR ADDITION: ESCA (English Schools Cricket Association) Lord Taverner’s Hardball Cricket Ball Competition Preliminary Round Tuesday 23 May   4.30pm – 6.30pm The Blue Coat School v Heathfield (H) 8 a-side Hardball Cricket Match, 12 overs per side. *** U10 Kwik Cricket Festival at Kings Heath Cricket Club Friday 28 April Result: BCS Won the…

Head Teacher’s Awards – Pre-Prep

Congratulations to the following pupils in Pre-Prep and Transition who have achieved Head Teacher’s Awards this week. Well done, everyone! Week beginning 1 May 2017 Cheerfully Trying Hard Inaaya Hashimi Zoe Dean Erin Sumner Beatrice Salvi Anaya Murphy Gorvind Dhillon Showing Respect Unayzah Khan Susie Tomlinson Polly Paton Good Work/Behaviour Lydia Braham Whole Class RM Nico…