Year: 2017

Performing Arts hit new heights

10th May 2017

Since March, our Performing Arts have been exceptionally busy. In addition to our very successful (and messy!) production of ‘Bugsy Malone’, here is a roundup of all the events since the start of March. Choral Festival at Stowe The Summer term has begun with great focus and commitment from our musicians, as we have come to…

Midlands champions!

27th April 2017

We are extremely proud of our Boys’ U11 Hockey team who have just become Midlands Champions after winning the Regional Finals of the England Hockey In2Hockey Tournament. What an achievement! BG 3-0 Ratcliffe College BG 1-0 Winchester House School BG 5-0 St Edward’s CofE BG 6-0  Coalbrookdale and Ironbridge CofE Primary School BG 5-0  St…

Pre-Prep Open House, 12th May 2017

18th April 2017

This term’s Pre-Prep Open House will take place on Friday 12th May from 1.00pm-3.00pm. Open House is a great chance to come and have a look at a busy BG day in our Reception to Year 3 classes. To register, please email the Admissions Team on or call 01788 818 246.

Creative Arts Festival

15th March 2017

Last week our children experienced a 3 day Carnival themed Creative Arts Festival. The pupils had the opportunity to experience a wide variety of activities. In our Sculpture room they carved soapstone necklaces, in Art they made lanterns and in DT they mass produced the light fittings to create a colourful lantern instillation for the hard court. Our squash courts were repurposed…

Warwickshire Schools champions

10th March 2017

Very proud of our U11 Boys’ Hockey team who have won the Warwickshire Schools In2Hockey Tournament. Not only did the boys play some brilliant hockey, they also played well as a team and were great ambassadors for the School. The BG team will represent Warwickshire at the Midlands Schools In2 Hockey Tournament at Cannock. Final…

U11 IAPS Midlands Champions

10th February 2017

It may have snowed but our Boys’ U11 Hockey team and Mr Tovey had a fantastic day at the IAPS Midlands Qualifiers at Repton and left as U11 IAPS Midlands Champions. After making it through the qualification stages, they went on to win all of their final matches meaning they will soon be playing in the IAPS National…

BG wins Shrewsbury Science competition

10th February 2017

We are very proud of our 5th Form Science teams who won the inaugural Shrewsbury School Darwin competition. Team 2 won the Biology practical whilst team 1 won the overall competition award. The morning was spent with teams answering challenging questions in 9 areas. This included identifying science related objects; smells and sounds as well as solving…

Open Morning, 4th March at 10.30am

9th February 2017

This term’s Open Morning for prospective families will take place on Saturday 4th March 2017 between 10:30am and 12:30pm. Open Morning is an informal and informative opportunity to get to know Bilton Grange a little better. Staff and current parents will be on hand to answer your questions on what makes an education here so…

#GlobalPass2017 comes to BG

20th January 2017

We were delighted to welcome Rugby School’s Global Pass ball to BG on Thursday and made a film of it passing around Prep. As part of their 450th anniversary celebrations, Rugby School are passing a Gilbert Rugby ball (with GPS tracker) between 450 Old Rugbeians over 9 months, taking the ball to all corners of…

Rugby School Chapel Carol Service

18th January 2017

The School’s annual Carol Service was held on the afternoon of Friday 9 December in the beautiful Rugby School Chapel. The Senior Chapel Choir were in fine voice, leading the congregational singing with confidence and delivering some very moving performances, notably of Bob Chilcott’s ‘Mid-Winter’. Special mention must go to the two soloists: Isaac took…