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    • March 2019 Newsletter

      March 22, 2019

      Please click below to see the latest Newsletter from Berkeley Campus March 2019 Newsletter... More >

    • Newsletter February 2019

      February 28, 2019

      Click here to download the Berkeley Campus February 2019 Newsletter... More >

    • Beekeeping Club

      June 18, 2018

      The Bee Happy Beekeeping Club at Berkeley School The members of the Bee Happy beekeeping Club are presently working hard... More >

    • Tesco Charity Support

      December 10, 2017

      On the 30th November, a small group of Year 12 and 13 students went to Tesco to ask customers to donate food or money to... More >

    • Awards Assembly

      November 28, 2017

      On Monday morning we had the Awards Assembly. This was to congratulate the students for all their hard effort they showe... More >

    • Photography Competition 2017 Results

      November 24, 2017


    • Year 8 Big Pit Trip

      November 23, 2017

      On Monday 20th November, Year 8 visited the Big Pit in Wales. They enjoyed a tour of the site and learnt about the dange... More >

    • STEAM Results

      November 23, 2017

      The results of the STEAM event are in the document below. Berkeley Campus STEAM Summary... More >

    • Parliament Trip Year 10

      November 19, 2017

      On Wednesday 15th November we had an awesome trip to parliament. We set off very early, at around 5:15 for some of us! T... More >

    • David Drew MP Visit

      November 16, 2017

      On Thursday 9th November our local MP David Drew visited the school and gave an assembly on his role in the government. ... More >

    • Assembly on Poverty

      November 16, 2017

      The number one goal of the UN is to eradicate extreme poverty by 2030.  ... More >

    • Outstanding School Inspection!

      November 9, 2017

      We are delighted to share the inspection report which has judged Berkeley Campus to be outstanding in every category! We... More >

    • Year 11 Zoo Trip

      November 8, 2017

      On the 3rd of November, Year 11 travelled to Bristol Zoo to help with their Science work. The topic was the classifi... More >

    • STEAM

      October 29, 2017

      Research, design and make a simple wind turbine capable of lifting a cup off the floor up to table height. The winning t... More >

    • Year 7 Chepstow Castle

      October 16, 2017

      Even the rain could not dampen an excellent History trip to Chepstow Castle.... More >

    • Anglo Saxon Workshop Years 5 and 6

      October 16, 2017

      A visit from the Anglo Saxon Workshop along with the ancient tools, weapons and armour.... More >

    • Updated House Teams

      September 5, 2017

      Troopers (Red) Raiders (Yellow) Warriors (Green) House Leaders (teachers) Mrs Bailey Mrs Read Mrs Amphlett Mr  Lee Mr B... More >

    • GCSE Results

      September 5, 2017

      Headlines 87.5% of students achieved at least 5 A* to C (9-4) grades including English and Maths 31% of all grades were ... More >

    • GCE Results

      September 5, 2017

      Headlines A quarter of the results were either grade A or distinction Over half the results were grades A, B or distinct... More >

    • End of Year Concert

      July 14, 2017

      On Wednesday 12th July the school hired the beautiful Cheltenham Ladies’ College facilities for the end of year pr... More >

    • Super Sports Day 2017

      July 14, 2017

      On Tuesday the 4th of July Swansea Campus and ourselves participated in Super Sports Day 2017 at Cardiff International S... More >

    • Year 10 History Day

      July 13, 2017

      On Wednesday 5th July Berkeley Campus welcome year 9 students from Plymouth and year 10 students from Wilton . The stude... More >

    • Great Western Air Ambulance Year 10

      July 13, 2017

      On Monday 3rd July some members of year 10 visited the Great Western Air Ambulance base at Filton to present them with a... More >

    • Parliament Years 7 and 8

      June 22, 2017

      On Tuesday 20th June we had a visit from Rosamonde Birch from Parliament’s school outreach programme. She delivered an... More >

    • Primary Den Day

      June 21, 2017

      On Friday 16th June the primary took part in Den Day for Save the Children. The day was designed to raise money for and ... More >

    • Year 7 John Moore Museum

      June 16, 2017

      On Thursday 15th June year 7 visited The John Moore Museum in Tewkesbury as part of their SDL work on the Tudors. During... More >

    • Year 6 trip to Mojo Active

      June 9, 2017

      On Wednesday 7th June, Year 6 visited Mojo Active in Almondsbury and did a number of team building challenges and activi... More >

    • Nature in Art Year 8

      June 7, 2017

      Today Year 8 visited the Nature in Art Museum in Twigworth. The collection embraces two and three dimensional work... More >

    • Primary Epic Era History Competition

      April 24, 2017

      The winners of the Epic Era History Competition are: Year 6 Alanah Haughton Kiara Smith Alanza van As Rochelle Webber C... More >

    • Tournament Day

      April 24, 2017

      On the last day of term, the secondary students took part in sports tournaments. The boys played football and the girls ... More >

    • Careers Event

      April 24, 2017

      A high priority at Berkeley is helping students with their options when they move on from school. With our strong links... More >

    • Charity Fortnight 2017

      April 23, 2017

      The charity for this year is UNICEF ‘For every child in danger’. Unicef was established in 1946, so has been protect... More >

    • Medieval Medicine

      April 23, 2017

      On Monday 3rd April John Putley came in to do a medieval medicine workshop with years 9 and 10 as part of their GCSE cou... More >

    • World Poetry Day

      April 7, 2017

      On Tuesday 21st March the school celebrated World Poetry Day with an assembly where students of all ages read out poems ... More >

    • Football Club

      April 7, 2017

      Recently the older students have been helping the primary students improve their football skills by starting a football ... More >

    • Year 3/4 Slimbridge Trip

      April 7, 2017

      We had a great time on our school trip to Slimbridge and the children enjoyed learning about animals and their adaptatio... More >

    • Zoo Lab

      April 7, 2017

      On Wednesday we had a visit from Zoo Lab and we had a great time seeing and touching unusual animals which included a ra... More >

    • World Book Day

      April 7, 2017

      For World Book Day the students dressed up in a huge range of fantastic costumes. They did lots of class based activiti... More >

    • Chedworth Roman Villa

      April 7, 2017

      Our school trip to Chedworth Roman Villa was a very worthwhile visit. All of the children were very enthusiastic and it ... More >

    • British Science Week at Berkeley Campus

      March 15, 2017

      This week is British Science Week and at Berkeley Campus we are participating by having a range of experiments and demon... More >

    • e-Safety Poster Winners

      March 3, 2017

      Below are the winners of the e-Safety poster competition along with a copy of their work. Year 8 Lee van As   Year ... More >

    • Bake-Off Winners

      March 2, 2017

      The cakes were judged on presentation, taste, texture and creativity with flavours. There was a big difference in the am... More >

    • Current Citation Totals

      February 11, 2017

      The current house totals are: Raiders 231 Troopers 240 Warriors 258   The individual leaders are: Georgia Doling 21... More >

    • Mock Week

      February 10, 2017

      Mock week begins on the 27th of February. Please make sure students have all the correct equipment. The timetable of exa... More >

    • New Art Competition 2017

      February 10, 2017

      The new Art competition has begun. The topic is food and drink. See the poster for more details.... More >

    • The Great Berkeley Bake Off

      February 10, 2017

      Take part in The Great Berkeley Bake Off. See the flyer for details.... More >

    • Primary News

      February 10, 2017

      Years 3 and 4 Recently we have been learning about Ancient Greek Gods and Goddesses. The children were able to share in... More >

    • e-Safety Week

      February 10, 2017

      Safer Internet Week In light of the increased use of IT within the curriculum it is essential that all Focus students un... More >

    • Tuck Shop

      December 29, 2016

      On Tuesdays we now have a tuck shop available for students at break and lunch. Parents volunteer to come in and organise... More >

    • Year 10 Raising Money for Charity

      December 29, 2016

      Year 10 have been organising a range of charity events throughout December from selling doughnuts and frappes to home-ma... More >

    • Winter Fair

      December 29, 2016

      At the very end of last term, the Year 13 students organised a Winter Fair to raise money for their new company Reign. T... More >

    • BANG Event

      December 29, 2016

      The BANG (Business And the Next Generation) event was an opportunity for the sixth form students and businesses to netwo... More >

    • Years 3 and 4 String Telephones

      December 29, 2016

      An example of some of the work going on by our youngest students.... More >

    • Year 5 National Waterways Museum

      December 29, 2016

      Last month, Year 5 visited the National Waterways Museum in Gloucester as part of their local history and geography unit... More >

    • A-Level Art

      December 29, 2016

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    • BBC Good Food Show

      November 28, 2016

      On Friday 25th November, we went to the good food show at the NEC in Birmingham: Rochelle, Breanna, Ebony, Chantelle, Ed... More >

    • Chepstow Castle Year 7

      November 27, 2016

      On Wednesday 16th November, year 7 went on a History school trip to Chepstow Castle. The class got to experience what it... More >

    • Anti-Bullying Week

      November 15, 2016

      We are taking part in Anti-Bullying Week this term between Monday 14th–Friday 18th November 2016. Anti-Bullying Week h... More >

    • KS2 Results Analysis

      October 31, 2016

      The analysis for last year’s key stage 2 exams is now available and the students’ excellent results were we... More >

    • Exam re-marks

      October 25, 2016

      Following a few requests for re-marks, the GCE results are now even better. A huge 52% of A2 results are either grade A ... More >

    • Year 5 Slimbridge Trip

      October 20, 2016

      On October 13th 2016, Year 5 visited Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre. We were visiting Slimbridge because our to... More >

    • Girls Climb to New Heights

      October 20, 2016

      As part of the PE curriculum this year we are hoping to organise some enrichment trips so that students’ can experienc... More >

    • Opening of the Learning Centre

      October 20, 2016

      The Learning Centre is officially open! All the secondary students have had opportunities to use the new facilities and ... More >

    • As Art and Design

      October 20, 2016

      Below is some of the fantastic art work produced by last year’s AS students.   Pebbles by Belinda Lamming &nb... More >

    • Geography and Maths Trip

      October 19, 2016

      Year 10 have been working on a cross-curricular assignment using Geography and Maths. This meant a trip to 3 sites along... More >

    • School Council Elections

      October 13, 2016

      School Council members duties include turning up to meetings to discuss school issues and feeding back to their peers. S... More >

    • Year 6 September News

      September 29, 2016

      Year 6 are settling in well and have been working hard. In Design and Technology they have started to make Anglo Saxon p... More >

    • Year 5 News September

      September 29, 2016

      Year five have been finding out about Dick King-Smith and the stories he has written before writing stories in a similar... More >

    • Years 3 and 4 September News

      September 29, 2016

      The start of the new school year means it is time for the children to elect their new School Council members which they ... More >

    • Learning Centre

      September 27, 2016

      We eagerly await the soon to be opened Learning Centre. The Centre will help facilitate self-directed learning and provi... More >

    • OneSchool Skills

      September 27, 2016

      A new set of skills have been created this academic year which reflect those celebrated in the Motivational Awards. Thes... More >

    • SDL Classroom

      September 27, 2016

      A few months ago a group of (now) Year 11 students were given the task of designing and creating a new SDL classroom as ... More >

    • School Attendance

      September 27, 2016

      Here at Focus School – Berkeley Campus we strive for the highest standards of attendance and achievement. At the start... More >

    • School Calendar 16-17

      September 12, 2016

      The new school calendar is now available to download on the website via the link below. More >

    • Exam Results

      September 2, 2016

      We are delighted to share Berkeley’s A-level and GCSE results for 2016. The A-Level results continue to excel and were... More >

    • Super Sports Day 2016

      July 15, 2016

      This year we had an amazing sports day. We joined up with the Swansea campus and combined teams. The venue was at Cardif... More >

    • Year 7 trip to M Shed

      July 10, 2016

      A few weeks ago, Year 7, Mrs White, Mr Bernice, Mrs Newman and Mrs Biggs went to the M Shed. Our journey included a walk... More >

    • Year 10 in the Little Avon

      July 9, 2016

      On the 30th June, Year 10 went on a Geography field trip to three sites along the Little Avon River. The first was at Wi... More >

    • Year 9 trip to Cheddar Gorge

      July 2, 2016

      On the 20th of May we took a school excursion to the remarkable Cheddar Gorge. The trip included a tour of Gough’s Cav... More >

    • Year 7 Visit to Chepstow Castle

      May 24, 2016

      Year 7 visited Chepstow Castle on 13th April as part of their unit on The Norman invasion and conquest. We were led by o... More >

    • RAF Visit

      April 20, 2016

      On Tuesday 19th April, Berkeley Campus had a visit from the RAF presentation team. Three serving officers arrived in the... More >

    • Charity Day

      March 9, 2016

      Thank you to all the students who took part in the charity day afternoon fundraising event. It was inspiring to see so m... More >

    • National Student Leadership Team Day

      March 8, 2016

      On Monday 15th February, Gavin Biggs and Georgia Evershed (Head Boy and Head Girl at Berkeley Campus) attended the Na... More >

    • Table Tennis Tournament

      February 9, 2016

      For the last 3 weeks the first table tennis tournament has been held at Berkeley Campus. The games were during break ti... More >

    • Senior Tournament Day

      January 8, 2016

      On Friday 18th of December the students of Berkeley Campus met at Combe Dingle Sports Complex for the end of term tourna... More >

    • Year 3 Trip to RNLI

      January 8, 2016

      On Friday morning, Year 3 were taken on a school trip to Portishead RNLI kindly arranged for them by Callum Huntley, Stu... More >

    • Year 10 Citizenship

      November 9, 2015

      Year 10 are currently in the process of completing their controlled assessment for Citizenship. For their controlled ass... More >

    • School Council 2015-16

      November 9, 2015

      Berkeley Campus is in the process of selecting School Council members for each year group. School Council provides you w... More >

    • New School Prefects

      October 5, 2015

      At the start of year assembly it was announced that there would be new school prefects. These were selected from year 13... More >

    • 2015 Summer Exam Results

      September 1, 2015

      The summer saw some of Berkeley Campus’ best ever exam results at A level and GCSE. At AS and A2 students achieved a 9... More >