Newsletter March 2018

Bicester Technology Studio host Graven Hill event  On Saturday 10 March, a team of students gave up their Saturday to help out at the Graven Hill event, held at Bicester Technology Studio. The event, called ‘Self Build Made Simple’ was aimed at those who are thinking about building their dream home. Inspire Trust student’s deliver […]

Bicester Technology Studio host Graven Hill event

On Saturday 10 March, a team of students gave up their Saturday to help out at the Graven Hill event, held at Bicester Technology Studio. The event, called ‘Self Build Made Simple’ was aimed at those who are thinking about building their dream home. The event included a keynote welcome, a workshop and market forum […]

Inspire Trust student’s deliver assembly

On 28 February, the students in Inspire Trust delivered an assembly based around ‘Sports Relief’. The students talked confidently about the charity, explaining what the money raised goes towards and how it is making changes in this country and across the world. They also encouraged other students in school to get involved. The students presented […]

Year 10 students win award for Most Creative School!

The Year 10 Business team won the award for Most Creative School for the hard work and thought that went into the Christmas Hampers, sold at the Bicester Christmas Market, in aid of Katharine House Hospice. Last December, students faced the cold in order to raise as much money as they could for Katharine House […]

Students visit St David’s Barracks

On 13 March, students from Years 11, 12 and 13 spent the day at St David’s Barracks in Ambrosden, where they learnt all about Army life and culture. The students had the opportunity to look at some of the Army vehicles and hear about when and why they are used, and in what circumstances. For […]

Lendlease project team take a trip to leading manufacturer, JSP

On 20 February, students in the Lendlease project team visited hard hat manufacturer, JSP to take a tour of their facilities and to gain an insight into how hard hats are designed. Since last year, this project team, made up of students across years 10,11 and 12 have been working on designing their own ‘smart […]

Hill delivers careers assembly to students

Today, industry leading UK housebuilder, Hill delivered a whole school assembly. The assembly focused on the many career pathways that are available within the construction industry. Tom Larkin, Senior Contract Surveyor and Amy Dockerill, current trainee, spoke at depth about the Management Trainee Programme they offer, as well as the prospect of work placements with […]

Ten students take a visit to impressive, Elephant Park

The hard hat project, in partnership with global construction company, Lendlease kicked off in October 2017 and see’s groups from Year 10, 11 and 12 looking to bring construction into the 21st century. As part of this Lendlease Hard Hat Project, the chosen ten team members got the chance to tour Elephant Park, London. The […]

Sixth Form Open Event

Last night, we held our Sixth Form Open Evening, giving prospective students and their parents the chance to take a look around the school and speak with staff and current students about life at Bicester Technology Studio. The event was open to all current students and prospective Year 12’s looking to start their journey into […]

Newsletter December 2017

 BTS Business Students Raise Money for Katherine House Hospice Bicester Technology Year 10 students have been busy raising money for Katharine House Hospice this term. The challenge was a sponsored bike ride of 103 miles – the distance from Bicester to Bournemouth. We were kindly lent the bikes by Bicester Leisure Centre, who supported the students […]