Hit the Surf

Each year the pupils in Year 6 head down to the beach to learn about beach safety and what to be aware of in the water. We have an amazing team of lifeguards at Bridlington and they teach the children lots of skills. We are very lucky to have such a glorious beach on our [...]

African Furniture Donation

Last year at Burlington, our pupils were lucky enough to benefit from new furniture in their classrooms - as our old desks and chairs were very tired. We are trying to be ecologically aware in school, being careful with resources, turning lights off, not leaving taps running and reusing things as much as possible. Rather [...]

Stay and Solve Years 5 & 6

Every term each year group plays host to their parents in a lesson. This gives parents the chance to see what goes on in school and see their children in class. These lessons are always interesting and today was Stay and Solve with Years 5 & 6. Parents in Year 5 got the chance to [...]

Burlington Display Boards

Each term when the pupils start a new topic we showcase their work on our display boards round school. We have some smashing artists and we back our boards with the children's artwork which relates to the topic or book that they are studying. Once backed we then display their written work on their artwork. [...]

Outdoor Learning Day

All the children spent a lesson outside on 18th May as part of the Outdoor Classroom Day. The sun shone thankfully and the children of Year 6 investigated angles in the playground and photographed them for evidence. They had to discuss the shapes they could find and their properties, working as part of a Team. [...]

Gardening Club

Gardening club have been growing their very own edible grey oyster mushrooms from a kit greatfully donated by Grow Wild from the following Url: https://www.growwilduk.com/community-kit Over the past few weeks, with the help of some enthusiastic gardeners in class 3, we activated the fungus kit, by following the step-by-step instructions from the Grow Wild team. [...]

Tour de Yorkshire

On 28th April 2017, the whole of Burlington Junior School walked down to The Spa Bridlington to witness the start of the Tour de Yorkshire and cheer the riders on. The weather remained fine, with the sun breaking out occasionally to shine on the pupils, whilst eating their packed lunch. There were some unusual vehicles [...]

Hockey Tournament

On 27 May, 7 Burlington pupils visited Bridlington School to compete in a hockey tournament. Burlington came up against some well-drilled teams and initially struggled. However, as the tournament commenced, the skills of the players improved and so did the score lines. Well done to all that took part, a great achievement.

Tigers Trust Football competition

On Tuesday evening 8 boys travelled to South Hunsley School with Mr Norman to take part in a Tigers Trust football competition. The competition was a six-a-side event. The boys started off nervously with two 1-0 losses. However, Burlington bounced back well and won and drew their next two games. These two good results meant [...]

Poetry Competition

Each term at Burlington Junior School, the children take part in a poetry reading competition. The poems or extracts are picked for their relevance to our current topic. This term the children have been learning about William Shakespeare and were given poems, songs or extracts to recite in front of the rest of the school. [...]