Headmaster’s Update

As has been pointed out in the media, it is difficult for us to comprehend the enormity of what happened on Monday night at what was supposed to be a fun event. For children, that enormity is amplified. In our own way, however, we as a school body tried to come to terms with the…

Reception go on Safari!

On Wednesday 24th May – a beautiful, sunny day – three classes of very excited Reception, and equally excited adults, went to West Midlands Safari Park. We saw lots of interesting animals during the drive-through safari, including white lions and tigers, zebras, elephants and giraffes. After enjoying a picnic lunch, we went on to explore…

Year 4 Landscape Architect/Lego Day

This was a fabulous multi-disciplinary day, introduced by Eccles Sze Ng, Lecturer – BA (Hons) Landscape Architecture at BCU, during which the children learned about what it means to be a Landscape Architect – visionary, creative, courageous – thinking about sustainability, impact, materials and costings. They had lots of questions and their favourite bridge was…

Netball trip to Condover Hall

Friday 19 May to Sunday 21 May Result: 3rd/4th out of 14 teams Most Valued Player: A fantastic all-round team performance The Blue Coat U11’s had a fantastic netball tour to Condover Hall last weekend.The tournament consisted of school and club sides and despite being a year young, we finished 3rd/4th out of 14 teams.…

Mr Neeson’s Golden Table

The following children have been nominated for having shown the Blue Coat Values at School this week. They joined Mr Neeson on the Golden Table in the Dining Room for a special lunch today! Year 6 Avneet Bajwa – for showing a cheerful and helpful attitude Aminah Munir – for her polite manner and being…

Judo Champions

On Saturday 13 May several Blue Coat pupils competed in a Judo championship at the Samurai Judo Club in Kidderminster and won 7 medals between them.  The competitors came from all over the UK and our Blue Coat competitors excelled themselves. Congratulations to the following: Janani – Gold Michael  – Gold Abdullah  – Gold Paola  –…

England Rugby National Survey

Last season England Rugby received over 6,000 responses from players aged 6-19 in clubs, school and colleges to the Age Grade Survey where they told them what they think of rugby, their behaviours and their motivators. This information has been vital  in ensuring they deliver rugby according to the wants and needs of their young…

Sports Reports

Calendar Change The ESCA U11A Cricket Hardball Competition Finals scheduled in the calendar for Wednesday 21 June will now take place on Monday 12 June at Bablake School, Coventry. *** U10B Cricket v West House (A) Monday 22 May Result: West House won by 69 runs Most Valued Player: Daleep Rai and Haaris Qaiyum bowled…

Stars of the West End!

Caitlin and Matthew have been treading the boards in a West End production of ‘The Lazy Ace’. Both pupils attend the Pauline Quirke Academy of Performing Arts in Edgbaston.

They performed at Her Majesty’s Theatre on Sunday and thoroughly enjoyed the experience.

Well done!

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 Monday 22 May Cheerfully Trying Hard Malika Hiridjee-Hassam Arya Madhavan Serena Wadhwa Hasan Riaz Daniel Tyler Dylan Ram Konark Basu Truthful and Kind Jasper Neeson Oshala Knox Tom Cowley Jenson Fickert Showing Respect…