Fantastic news, Bowland High has been awarded the British Council’s prestigious International School Award in recognition of its work to bring the world into the classroom.
The International School Award celebrates the achievements of schools that do exceptional work in international education. Fostering an international dimension in the curriculum is at the heart of the British Council’s work with schools, so that young people gain the cultural understanding and skills they need for life work in today’s world.
Some of the events Bowland High’s international work includes a full school global challenge day, BE-U enrichment week, a key stage 4 religious diversity curriculum and a Year 8 culture project looking at different areas of the world through the performing arts. The school also organizes six different foreign educational visits each year for its pupils.
This is a great achievement for Bowland High and is proud to accept this award from the British Council.