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  • 29/11/18

    Conor Burns MP Visits The Bourne Academy

    Local MP Conor Burns visited The Bourne Academy last week. He met with a group of Year 7 and Sixth Form students. Mr Burns was introduced by a member of Youth Parliament and the session started with a short poem about what makes a good school, written by three Year 7 girls. Later Conor Burns answere...
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  • 29/11/18

    Baroness Rock Visits The Bourne Academy

    The Bourne Academy is delighted to have recently welcomed House of Lords member, Baroness Kate Rock and successful local business woman Katushka Giltsoff as guest speakers. The pair gave inspirational talks to our business studies students through the ‘Speakers for Schools’ forum, sharin...
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  • 06/09/18

    J.P. Morgan Chase Funds New Automated System at The Bourne Academy

      The Bourne Academy is delighted to have received a generous donation of over £700 from J.P. Morgan Chase Bank towards the purchase of two new iPads to support our new automated slip system, in time for the new term. The new system will log attendance anomalies during the Academy d...
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  • 23/08/18


    The Bourne Academy, an all ability state-funded secondary Academy established by its sponsor Canford School in 2010, is delighted to announce another outstanding set of examination results, both in terms of grades and levels of progress achieved. Mark Avoth, Principal, said “I am delighted...
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  • 16/08/18

    A level results 2018!

      The Bourne Academy Success – Sixth Form Results  Best ever A Level results:   ·         100% A* to E grades achieved for the third year running (national average is 97.6...
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  • 19/07/18

    Greenpower Race at Goodwood

    The Greenpower Charity aims to inspire an enthusiasm for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects in young people. Engineering is one of The Bourne Academy’s specialisms and, as such, the students have enjoyed being involved with the Greenpower project. Our dedicated te...
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  • 26/06/18

    The Bourne Academy Hosts BBC Radio 4's 'The Kitchen Cabinet'

      The Bourne Academy was chosen to host a group of celebrities visiting from BBC Radio 4 last night. Jay Rayner and the BBC came to Bournemouth to launch a new series of the popular panel programme ‘The Kitchen Cabinet,’  featuring experts Dr Annie Gray, specialist in the hi...
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  • 19/06/18

    Mayor's Bourne Academy Volunteers of the Year!

      We are proud to announce that two of our students have been presented with the Mayor of Bournemouth’s Volunteer of the Year Award 2018. Student, Dan Searley, started a community business called ‘DT Entertainment’ in 2016 along with some of his fellow students. They collec...
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  • 18/06/18

    HRH The Earl of Wessex meets with Bourne Academies Gold DofE participants

    As part of a campaign to generate support for The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) charity, His Royal Highness The Earl of Wessex visited Canford School, The Bourne Academy’s sponsor school, on 13th and 14th June 2018. Through a combination of DofE engagements His Royal Highness will ena...
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  • 11/06/18

    Bourne Academy Student bound for Cambridge University

    The Bourne Academy is delighted to announce that a notable alumnus and Head Boy has been offered a place at Cambridge University, he plans to study Human, Social and Political Sciences (HSPS). Javier Monroy Yepez was a STAR student during his time at The Bourne Academy. After his arrival from Venezu...
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  • 25/05/18

    DofE Gold Award Presentation

    Last week, former Bourne Academy student, Sophie Eaton, attended a presentation at Buckingham Palace where, in the presence of HRH The Countess of Wessex, she received her Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award from celebrity presenters, Mary Berry and Warwick Davis.  During the Gold Award Pre...
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  • 24/04/18

    Indiecisive win SoundStorm Battle of the Bands

    The Bourne Academy is delighted to announce that student band ‘Indiecisive’ won the Sound Storm Battle of the bands last week. The final of the ‘Bandstorm’ competition took place at Canvas Bournemouth on 18th April and was sold out. Head of Visual and Performing Arts, Davi...
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