Bournemouth School for Girls A GSG School
- Bournemouth School for Girls
Castle Gate Close
Castle Lane West
- Head: Mr A Brien
- T 01202 526289
- F 01202 548923
- E firstname.lastname@example.org…nemouth.sch.uk
- W www.bsg.bournemouth.sch.uk
- A mainstream state school for girls aged from 11 to 18
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Bournemouth
- Pupils: 1155
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- Current Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 10th November 2012
- Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 17th April 2008
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
What The Good Schools Guide says..
School policies contain a detailed code of conduct for misbehaviour, which rather belies the enlightened approach to discipline here. Rules on jewellery and make up are flexibly enforced, one parent describing her daughter receiving a ‘polite reminder’ when discrete make...
What the school says...
Entrance examinations consist of: 11+ English, maths & verbal reasoning.
Sample papers available to purchase from bookshops: GL Assessment(NFER) multiple choice tests.
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What The Good Schools Guide saysSchool policies contain a detailed code of conduct for misbehaviour, which rather belies the enlightened approach to discipline here. Rules on jewellery and make up are flexibly enforced, one parent describing her daughter receiving a ‘polite reminder’ when discrete make up got a bit much, and ruminating that ‘a certain amount of tolerance means less abuse’. Girls are dealt with gently, on the basis that exaggerated rules are more likely to lead to rebellion; and this is reflected in the head’s encouragement to staff to...
Since 2004, Alistair Brien, married with three children, both of whose daughters attended Bournemouth School for Girls (BSG). Deputy at BSG from 1998, and previously director of sixth form studies at Arnewood School, housemaster at Keswick School and teacher at Aylesbury Grammar. Degree in German from Exeter, author of several German...
Special Education Needs
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|