The Bournemouthian

1st XI cricket victory over Poole Grammar

April 27th. At Poole Grammar School. 1st Inns: BS 123-8 (20) 2nd Inns: PGS 116-9 (20) Bournemouth School’s 1st XI simultaneously premiered and concluded their cricket season with a victory against their counterparts at Poole Grammar School....

The School Finances – An In-Depth Analysis

Every once in while, a student, while aimlessly exploring the school’s website, stumbles upon the discreetly named “information page”. This happened to me several years ago and I occasionally check up, sometimes finding striking...

Senior Prefect Team Announced

In a long-awaited move on 19th April, Dr. Lewis announced the senior leadership team for 2016-17, with Jake McDonnell becoming head boy. Many had thought that he was always a strong contender for the position. The announcement...

KS5 engineers win local competition

On Thursday 10th March, three teams of four students from Bournemouth School entered the Rotary Challenge – an engineering competition between local secondary schools. The annual event is hosted by Bournemouth Collegiate School and...

Obituary: Michael Hanlon

The Old Bournemouthian Michael Hanlon was a contemporary of such distinguished figures as Sir David Attenborough and Buzz Aldrin. He was a highly regarded scientific journalist and planned to create a spectacular Dorset attraction...

Head Boy candidate urges “The Wright Decision”

George Wright (D-2), a member of this newspaper, has been canvassing his electorate since Tuesday 1st March for the premier prefect position, in the run up to the student poll on Friday 4th. Wright, who is...

School Prefects Announced

The school prefect appointments for the next twelve months were announced by Dr. Lewis on 1st March. Six school prefects are appointed per house per year. School prefects are one tier higher than the house prefects appointed in...