What people are saying about us...

“Your desire for shared success and your capacity for joy is unsurpassed.”

– Andy Tooze, Artist.

“Bowling Park is always a warm and welcoming place to visit.”

– Nichola Warin, Speech and Language Therapist.

“The teachers, staff and children are always full of energy and very friendly!”

– Sam Wilson, Guitar Teacher

“WOW! What an amazing school. I am continually overwhelmed with the commitment, passion and care from all the people in school.”

– Adie Hinsley, Youth Worker.

“School feels purposeful, relaxed and friendly.”

– Tim Clark, Principal Resourcing

“The school fosters a positive, nurturing environment where pupils feel confident and safe to progress”

– Investors in Pupils report 2015

“There is a calm atmosphere throughout the school”

– Investors in Pupils report 2015

“Parents report that communications between home and school are excellent”

– Investors in Pupils report 2015

“Parents felt that the school has a ‘total investment ethos’ in their pupils”

– Investors in Pupils report 2015

“There is excellent evidence of aspiration within the school”

– Investors in Pupils report 2015

“You seem to have the ability to drive for standards without factoring children out of the equation, which so many schools seem to do nowadays. The children are so obviously at the heart of the school”.

– Professor Mick Waters, Ex-Director of Curriculum at the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority

“There is so much going on in terms of getting the children to see the purpose in learning and then to go for the best they can”.

– Professor Mick Waters, Ex-Director of Curriculum at the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority

“The staff seem to be the drive for endless development”.

– Professor Mick Waters, Ex-Director of Curriculum at the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority

“Pupils’ personal and social development is supported well through the wide range of visits, experiences and clubs the school offers”.

-BPIP Review, June 2015

“Racial harmony and mutual respect are the cornerstones of the school, held firmly in place by a strong and dedicated staff of consummate professionals”.

– BPIP Review, June 2015

“There is a strong sense of teamwork where everyone is valued. Pupils are known as individuals and all staff make sure that discrimination is not tolerated and everyone is treated equally and are fully involved in the life of the school”.

– BPIP Review, June 2015

“The warm and caring atmosphere that pervades both sites of the school, along with the exciting lessons that teachers prepare, motivates pupils to work hard in their lessons”.

– BPIP Review, June 2015

“Pupils display a genuine ‘thirst for learning’ and have a well-developed positive work ethic”.

– BPIP Review, June 2015