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21/06/17

Well done to our new equestrian team - 2nd in the National Schools NSEA Show Jumping qualifiers for a place in the championships in October! https://t.co/YDKOL80VxF

20/03/17

Retweeted From Queens' Admissions

And the 7th student roadshow begins . 4 teams, 50 schools, 5 days https://t.co/VP8A5bnQbK

16/03/17

Retweeted From Betteridge & Milsom

The sun is shining and the steel frame is almost complete https://t.co/5ZRUEwoyK7

13/03/17

Looking forward to meeting parents & students who are considering appealing for a Y7 place in September during today's Open Morning 9am-11am

20/02/17

Retweeted From Betteridge & Milsom

Barton Court Grammar School development continues with steel frame due to arrive next week; https://t.co/vCB5rplbBl

01/02/17

Please come along to our Sixth Form Information Evening tonight 5pm-7pm and talk to staff and current students about the courses we offer. https://t.co/gc0J14Q2gN

08/12/16

Retweeted From Betteridge & Milsom

Christmas Concert at Canterbury Cathedral; great turn out and wonderful choir & orchestra. Proud to be invited as VIP guests https://t.co/bU6yONdc1w

08/12/16

Thank you for the kind words. Glad you enjoyed it.

09/11/16

Looking forward to welcoming visitors to our Sixth Form Open Evening tonight, Wednesday 9 November 2016 starting at 6.45pm.

30/06/16

Amazing Y5 Taster Morning with primary school students getting a taste of lessons in an Ofsted "Outstanding" grammar https://t.co/wuqfhabGx5

14/03/16

4 of our students & a teacher have been shortlisted for the Turner Contemporary's Portfolio Art Comp - well done, an amazing achievement!

11/03/16

Open mornings for prospective parents & students on Mon 14 Mar & Wed 16 Mar who may be considering a place at BCGS. https://t.co/sP1T0VV1a6

12/02/16

Valentine cupcakes purchased anonymously & delivered to staff and students today with £331 raised for our charities! https://t.co/X67GNkyUL0

09/02/16

3 BCGS students won outstanding recognition in the NCS programme raising £700 for charity & volunteering for 60+ hrs https://t.co/9Ds5bLWNUh

03/02/16

Don't forget our Sixth Form Information Evening tonight 5pm-7pm come and find out what post-16 courses are on offer https://t.co/qWB11F4kDV

02/02/16

Sixth Form Info Evening Wed 3 Feb, 5pm-7pm. Come along & find out about the subjects that interest you for post-16 study. No need to book.

15/01/16

Smash Up Badminton Club has paid off with our U16 badminton team 2nd in Kent School Games defeating Kent College & Fulston Manor & U14s 3rd

13/01/16

Well done BCGS U14 Girls Basketball team, excellent start to the season with a resounding 48-18 victory against Spires Academy.

12/01/16

Retweeted From UCAS Online

Unsure how to write your personal statement? This video has heaps of inspiration... https://t.co/yxvXxUEI1M

05/01/16

Join us on 3 Feb 5pm-7pm for another chance to see our school & talk about the post-16 courses being offered in Sept https://t.co/vRsZy5sDX1

18/12/15

Thank you to all staff, students & parents who have contributed to the Canterbury Food Bank with outstanding generosity

03/12/15

Retweeted From UCAS Online

Heading to an open day? Check out our top tips before you go! https://t.co/Ia4I5KGA6X https://t.co/AwbSuKbp2F

03/12/15

We raised £122.27 for this year’s Poppy Appeal. Well done staff, students and visitors

27/11/15

We've raised £4757 in just 3 months for our 5 chosen charities + Jeans for Genes Day & the MacMillan Coffee Morning. Amazing work!

27/11/15

Good luck to everyone taking part in the District Cross Country today, especially BCGS students – all 32 of them!

25/11/15

We raised over £1k, TWICE last year’s total, with Rag Week activities & proceeds to BCGS charities - great fun! https://t.co/4HZsS06JaX

25/11/15

Our Carol Service at Canterbury Cathedral on 8 Dec will feature the appropriately named Joseph in Y7 singing Once in Royal David’s City

20/11/15

Well done to Liberty in Y11 whose design has been chosen for our Christmas Card this year #design#artwork https://t.co/ar3syc7PaV

19/11/15

Great work – students raised £132.48 for Great Ormond Street Bake it Better Campaign and we all enjoyed cakes!

19/11/15

Rag Week continues with tons of fundraising, soak the teacher, karaoke, bake sales, fancy dress & Stars In Their Eyes.

17/11/15

Great Eco Schools assembly from Y7 students today – remember to switch off lights & computers when not in use to save energy

11/11/15

Don’t forget our Sixth Form Open Evening tonight 7pm-9pm. Come along and see what we can offer in Post-16 courses.

19/10/15

Y5 students enjoyed our first fantastic Gifted & Talented Session with the English Department and came out buzzing! http://t.co/ev0QUT5LAb

19/10/15

We welcomed almost 100 families to our Open Morning today. Please join us at the next one tomorrow & again on Thursday 23 October, 9am-11am.

15/10/15

We're looking forward to some fantastic and innovative ideas of making money with our first ever Dragon's Den Young Enterprise Challenge.

15/10/15

If you missed our last 11+ Open Evening, the next one is Wed 21 October, essential to book for the Headteacher presentation 6.10pm or 7.10pm

14/10/15

Don’t forget Open Mornings are next Monday 19th, Tuesday 20 and Thursday 22nd, 9am-11am.

13/10/15

Retweeted From Kent Young Chef

10 days to go! Are you our next top chef? Enter Kent Young Chef Award 2015 http://t.co/4rHqd4TL4U http://t.co/RNKx8sbYuy

13/10/15

Success for DofE students this weekend both groups passed their Bronze Award Expedition well done all! http://t.co/1TC3dj3lLl

07/10/15

Don't miss our second 11+ Open Evening on Wednesday 21 October, pre-book for the Headteacher’s presentation at either 6.10pm or 7.10pm

Staff List

Senior Leadership Team

Ms K Cardus Executive Headteacher
Mr I Macaulay Head of School
Ms A Haley Deputy Headteacher: Pastoral Care, ECA, SEN, Safeguarding
Mrs C Benard Grosso  Deputy Headteacher: Teaching & Learning, Thinking Schools
Mr J Fairfax Assistant Headteacher: Curriculum & Achievement

Extended Leadership Team

Mr R Duran Director of Teaching and Learning
Mr N Harvey Director of Teaching and Learning
Mrs A Macrae Director of Mathematics
Ms S Harding Director of English
Miss G Fenn Director of KS3
Mr D Lintott Director of KS4

BCAT Business Management Team

Mr M Blake Trust ICT Strategy and Project Manager
Mrs R Light Trust Personnel and Marketing Manager
Mrs T Swift Trust Finance and Premises Manager

Heads of Year

Miss G Fenn Year 7
Mr A White Year 8
Mr J Hellyar Year 9
Mr D Lintott Year 10
Ms A Haley Year 11
Miss J Coles Year 12
Mr R Duran Year 13

Art Department

Mrs N Hodge Lead Teacher (Head of Y11)
Mr L Ashmore Teacher/SENCO
Ms J Foxon Art Technician (p/t)

Business Studies Department

Dr R Mansfield Dr R Mansfield
Dr W Gleave Dr W Gleave

Computing Department

Mr J Fairfax Lead Teacher/Assistant Headteacher

Design & Technology Department

Mrs S Cottrell Lead Teacher
Mrs K Parker Teacher (job share)
Mrs J Hidson Teacher (job share)
Ms R Metcalfe DT Technician (p/t)

Drama Department

Mrs D Baker Lead Teacher

English Department

Ms S Harding Director of English/Gifted & Talented Coordinator
Mr N Hodkins 2nd in English/KS3
Mrs A Blyth 2nd in English/A Level
Mr C Nelson Teacher
Mr C Urquhart Teacher
Mr J Collingwood Teacher
Mr A Gout Teacher/Lead Teacher of Film Studies

Geography Department

Dr W Gleave Lead Teacher
Mrs S Hallam Teacher (p/t)
Ms K Rothwell Teacher (p/t)

History Department

Miss C Snell Lead Teacher
Mr D Wood Teacher/Lead Teacher Citizenship
Miss A Sims Teacher

Mathematics Department

Mrs A Macrae Director of Mathematics/Business & Economics
Mr T Tsafaras 2nd in Mathematics: Further Mathematics, Gifted & Talented
Mr R Duran 2nd in Mathematics: KS3, Director of T&L, Head of Year 13
Mr F O'Donoghue 2nd in Mathematics: A Level
Mr J Fairfax Teacher/Assistant Headteacher
Mr M McCarthy Teacher

Modern Foreign Languages Department

Mr A Luret Director of Modern Foreign Languages
Mr A Garcia Irnan Teacher – Spanish/French
Mr S Fernandez-Sanchez Teacher - Spanish
Mrs C Benard-Grosso Teacher – French/DeputyHeadteacher:
Thinking Schools and AfL
Miss A Croft Teacher - French/LT German/2nd in Modern Foreign Languages

Music Department

Miss G Fenn Lead Teacher/Director of KS3/Head of Year 7
Mr P Baldock Teacher (p/t)

Physical Education Department

Mrs J Nuttall Lead Teacher
Mr D Lintott Teacher/Director of KS4/Head of Year 10
Mr A White Teacher/Head of Year 8
Mr J Hellyar Teacher/Head of Year 9/Duke of Edinburgh Co-ordinator

Psychology Department

Mrs J Hughes Lead Teacher
Miss L Voutsinou Teacher (maternity cover)

Religious Studies/RPE

Ms M Cullimore Lead Teacher/PSHEE
Ms G O'Dell Teacher
Miss K Wharton Teacher

Science Department

Mr N Harvey Lead Teacher – Chemistry/Director of Teaching & Learning
Miss L O'Leary Teacher
Mrs M Weedy Chemistry Laboratory Technician
Mrs C Hayles Lead Teacher - Biology
Ms A Haley Teacher - Chemistry/Biology/Deputy Headteacher
Dr E Howard-Williams Teacher
Miss J Coles Teacher/Head of Year 12/KS3 Science Co-ordinator
Mrs N Addley Biology Laboratory Technician
Mr A Chandler Lead Teacher – Physics
Mr J Hellyar Teacher KS3 Science/Head of Year 9/DofE Co-ordinator
Mr S Perks Teacher
Dr R Mansfield Teacher/Teacher of Economics
Mr P Wright Physics Laboratory Technician

Student Support Department

Mrs L Isaacs Sixth Form Administrator/Learning Mentor
Mrs P Richardson Learning Mentor 
Mrs E Mandis Cover Supervisor

Special Needs Department

Mr L Ashmore Senco/Teacher of Art
Miss L Hewlett SENCO Assistant/Teaching Assistant

Support Staff

Mrs R Light PA to Headteacher/Trust Personnel/Marketing Manager
Mrs C Owen Data Manager
Mrs T Swift Trust Finance/Premises Manager
Mrs K West Examinations Manager
Mrs J Tomlinson Attendance Officer
Mrs J Slaughter SLT Administrator
Mrs C Parkins Personnel/Administration Assistant
Miss K Parker Cover Supervisor
Mrs R O'Brien Receptionist/Administrator
Mrs C Knight Finance Assistant
Mrs C Simpson Reprographics/Adminstrator
Mrs C Levere Clerk to the Governors

ICT Support Staff

Mr M Blake Trust ICT Strategy & Project Manager
Mr D Savage Senior ICT Technician
Mr P Scullion ICT Technician

Site Staff

Mr S Charlton Site Manager
Mr I Burgess Assistant Site Manager