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  • Bourne Scholars entered Queen's Commonwealth Essay Competition, competing against 56 Commonwealth nations; seven Scholars received a Silver or Bronze Award
  • ASPIRE Reward Card introduced to all students, further embedding APSIRE competencies in Academy life
  • Gained 'The Quality in Careers Standard Award' accreditation for the third time, a representation of excellence in
  • Careers Education, Information, Advice, and Guidance
  • MiSST 10th Anniversary Concert - Six students from The Bourne Academy performed at Theatre Royal in Drury Lane in MiSST 10th Anniversary Concert
  • Mr Wines, The Bourne Academy’s Old Grey Guitarist performed on America’s Got Talent live shows. 
  • MiSST commenced and extended to Year 8 students
  • Achieved the School Games GOLD Sports Mark Award. 
  • Performing Arts won 'Highly Commended' at National Music and Drama Education Awards 2023, read more here. 
2021 - 2022
  • Launched new progressive Bourne Scholars Programme 2022, read more here.
  • Bourne Academy Student elected as BCP Youth Parliament Representative 2022, read more here.
  • Girls Active Leadership ACE club wins National Award 2021, read more here.
  • The Bourne Academy wins Gold BTEC 'School of the Year' award for 2021, read more here.
  • Celebrated 10 years since becoming The Bourne Academy and 10 Years partnership with Canford School, read more here.
  • Completed a 6040 virtual journey to partner Osiligi Obama Primary School in Kenya, read more here.

To see our top highlights from previous years click here

Facts, Figures & Results
  • The Bourne Academy retained 'Good' status - Ofsted 2019 'The Bourne Academy is a welcoming and inclusive school.  Pupils and staff are proud to be members of the school community.  The views of many pupils are reflected in the comment, ‘The school helps me to be the best version of myself.’ Ofsted 2019.
  • The Bourne Academy was established in 2010.
  • It is an all-abilities state school for boys & girls aged 11–18 years old.
  • In Years 7 to 11, each year group has 180 students
  • 6th Form has 115 students in it
  • The Academy's specialisms are Engineering & Design and English.
  • There are six Houses & Year 11, each consisting of four tutor groups per house.
  • In 2015, the first cohort of 6th Form students left with 100% achieving A*-E grades at A Level and 100% a Pass rate at BTEC .
  • For five years, all Year 13 students either secured their first choice at University, an Apprenticeship or entered the job market with training attached.
  • The Academy's sponsor is Canford School.
  • In 2013, a £10million building project was completed with many new facilities.