News & Events

Piers Torday Visit

Piers Torday spent the day at Burnside giving a presentation to all of Y7 students and working with our Creative Writing group as well as being interview by Burnside TV. A brilliant day all round!

Children In Need – Bake Sale

Yet again, Burnside comes up trumps – From the sale of cakes today we have raised a fantastic £251.00  – This will be paid into Barclays, who will match it – so our total will be £502.00  – WELL DONE EVERYONE.

Year 7 Boys Rugby Tournament @ Kingston Park

Burnside’s Year 7 boys participated in their first rugby tournament yesterday. In their first match they ran out winners against Bede Academy 5 tries to 1. Burnside played some excellent attacking rugby, offloading the ball out of contact and always looking for space with ball in hand. Joseph Lamb (2), Kyle Barcoe, Josh Patterson and […]

Bake Stall for all students

Cake donations gratefully received at Student Reception on Friday morning with prizes and certificates for the best bakes!  

Burnside TV

Following on from our success during the BBC School Report, Burnside students have pushed for a News programme to showcase some of the events that take place at burnside that you may not see., This episode contains stories from… well you’ll just have to watch it and find out!

U13 Boys North Tyneside Basketball Central Venue Leagues

On Thursday evening Burnside U13 basketball team competed in the second round of fixtures in the North Tyneside League. Nathan Gray, Connor Purcell, Nurein Kizito, Alex Baxter, Sonny Ho and Jack O’Shea travelled to Churchill having attended lunchtime practices over the past few weeks. Despite improved individual and team performances this unfortunately did not translate […]

Burnside Y7 & 8 Cross Country Championship

Last night 37 students from Y7 and 8 took part in Burnside Inter Form Cross Country Championship. All student demonstrated a positive attitude throughout and there were some exceptional times and performances. This will hopefully be replicated at the up and coming North Tyneside Cross Country Championships. Peter McGillan and Andy Evans led the race […]

Y8 Form Class Football Tournament

Over 50 boys and girls from forms 8B, 8U, 8R, 8S, 8D, 8E & 8C came together last night to participate in the Year 8 football tournament. Group Stages Teams were split into two pools of 4 and 3, with the top two teams in each group progressing to the semi finals. There were some […]

U13 Boys Rugby versus St Marys Catholic School

Last night Burnside U13 boys played St Mary’s School at Wallsend RFC. Due to injuries, unavailability and other sporting commitments Year 8 was unable to field several of its more experienced players. However Captain Jay Jabari and fellow Wallsend RFC player Daniel Johnson were able to recruit several new players from Year 8 this week. […]

Burnside Girls Football

Burnside’s year 7 and 8 Girls football team had their first ever game against St Thomas More school on Wednesday night. The team lost 12-0, however, they showed a fantastic attitude throughout and kept trying until the final whistle. Man of the match Abby Fidler made some fantastic saves and kept the team positive right […]