Welcome to Bowmandale

What's Happening At Bowmandale?

There's always something interesting going on at Bowmandale. Whatever the time of year there will be competitions, sporting events, education visits and lots of learning. Please take a look at what we have been doing lately.

Year 6 Leavers 2014


Another school year comes to a close so we must say goodbye to another Year 6 class. The traditional leavers' assembly took place last week and memories were shared with children, parents, carers and staff. Read more...

Newlands Adventure Centre


On Tuesday 24th of June 2014 some of the year sixes went to Newlands Adventure Centre. We spent 4 hours on a coach singling and laughing having an all-round good time. Read more...

Hull House Time Capsule

Burying the time capsule

As a team, Hull House decided to bury a time capsule to be opened in the year 2040. Hull House represents the the community which is why we have made a time capsule for the future community of Bowmandale School. Read more...

Lowers School Sports Day

Lower school sports day

On Wedsnesday 11th June 2014 it was Sports day for key stage 1. I found it very fun because I was in it. Read more...

Upper School Sports Day

Upper school sports day

On Monday 9th June 2014 upper school did their sports day. Year 3, 4, 5 and 6 did lots of different races, they did running, skipping, long distance and relay. Read more...

Ball Throwing Competition

Ball throwing competition 2014

On the Friday the 6th of June 2014 the top 3 girls and boys from each year competed in the ball throwing finals. All children did 3 throws in PE with the rest of their year not classes. Read more...

Sport Relief

Sport Relief

On Friday 21st March everyone brought in £1 towards Sport Relief. Thanks to all the donations we raised £299.50! Read more...

World Book Day 2014

World Book Day

Last Thursday the whole school dressed up as a book character to celebrate World Book Day. Read more...

Robin Wood

Robin Wood residential

Last month in January 29 year 4s went to Robin Wood and Mrs Bontoft, Miss Kay and Miss Pitois went too. I think all of us, even the teachers, had a good time. Read more...

Open Day

Open day

In the Spring term parents and carers were invited to join their children at school to share in their learning. Read more...

Rotary Presentation

Rotary Club presentation

Hull House raffled a teddy bear to raise money to buy shelter boxes for people in the Phillippines who had unfortunately lost their house. Read more...

New Hall Opening

Opening of the new hall

After all the planning, building and waiting, the work at Bowmandale is finally complete and the new hall and foundation unit are now open. To celebrate, Mrs Bontoft organised an opening ceremony. Read more...



This year the juniors produced and performed 'Scrooge', a musical based on 'A Christmas Carol' by Charles Dickens. Read more...

The Very Hopeless Camel

The Very Hopeless Camel

This year there were three Christmas concerts to enjoy at Bowmandale - the Foundation children's Nativity, the upper school play and, for the first time ever, a Year 1 and 2 concert. The Year 1 and 2 concert was called The Very Hopeless Camel. Read more...

The Nativity

The Nativity

In the morning we all tiptoed into the noisy hall at 10 o'clock. Everybody was excited because the beautiful little ones were doing a Nativity. Read more...

Bring & Buy Sale For The Philippines

Bring and buy sale for the Philippines

On Tuesday the 26th of November Team Hull had a bring and buy sale. Read more...

Children in Need

Anti-bullying show

Today we dressed up for Children in Need. Everyone in school was wearing spotty clothes. Read more...

Anti-Bullying Show

Anti-bullying show

We had a magic show to teach us about bullying. Foundation, Key Stage 1, Kay Stage 2 and the teachers enjoyed it. Read more...

Halloween Disco

Halloween disco

On October 31st we had a Halloween disco. The children dressed up in their scary costumes and they looked fabulous. Read more...

Conker Competition 2013

Conker Competition winners

On the last day of the Autumn half term we had our conker competition final. Read more...

The Deep

The Deep

In the Autumn term all the children at Bowmandale had the opportunity to go on an educational visit to The Deep in Hull. Read more...

Year 6 Leavers 2013

Year 6 Leavers 2013

The end of the school year is always greeted with mixed emotions by staff who have to say goodbye to another year group we have known since Foundation. Read more...

Bun Sale

Bun sale

Yesterday morning there was a bun sale. Some of the parents and some people in the school council baked the buns. Read more...

Barton Arts

Barton Arts week

Every year Bowmandale submit a selection of artwork to be displayed during Barton Arts week. Read more...

Sponsored Dance

Sponsored dance

Earlier this month we held a sponsored dance event. Children were allowed to come to school in whatever clothes they liked. Read more...

Sports Day

Sports day

The weather was very kind to us for the upper school sports day this year but, unfortunately, the lower school sports day had to be postponed because of rain. Read more...

Ball Throwing

Ball throwing competition

Today was the ball throwing final!!! The people that competed did really well. Well done to them!!! Read more...

Cemex Trip

Year 4/5 trip to Cemex

On Tuesday 11th June the pupils in upper school visited the Cemex plant in South Ferriby. Read more...

Building Work Continues

Building work

The hall is really starting to take shape now. The walls are finished and you can see where the windows are going to be. Better yet, the the building finally has a roof.

School Council Meeting

Daffodils in the flower bed

At this meeting we talked about how to raise money. Cyan suggested a talent competition. We asked each class what they would like us to spend the money on. Read more...

Easter Competition

Easter competition winners

At the end of the spring term we held our annual Easter competition. Read more...

Building Work Update

Building work

Buiding work on the new hall is continuing to progress. The shape and size of the hall can now be seen from the framework in place. We look forward to seeing the building progress throughout the summer.

North Lincolnshire Museum

North Lincolnshire Museum

On Wednesday 20th March 2013 Mr. Pearson's class went on a school trip to Scunthorpe's North Lincolnshire Museum. We had clipboards and sheets, and we did lots of fun activities. Read more...

Red Nose Day 2013

Red Nose Day 2013

Last Friday it was Red Nose Day. People from all classes had an opportunity to perform a FUNNY act in front of the whole school. Read more...

Ropewalk Visit

Ropewalk activities

On Monday 4th of March Miss Kay's and Miss Havercroft's classes went to the Ropewalk. Read more...

Council Chambers Visit

At the council chambers

The school council went to the Civic Centre in Scunthorpe. We met the mayor of North Lincolnshire Council. Read more...

Building Work

Building work

Work started this week on our new school hall. Already trees have been felled and the playground has been dug up. Playtimes are still fun though because the children love watching the diggers! When work finishes later this year, we will have a brilliant new hall with lots of space for sports, drama and family assemblies.

Bowmandale Primary School, Bowmandale, Barton-upon-Humber, North Lincolnshire, DN18 5EE
Tel: (01652) 633633 | Fax: (01652) 635539 | admin.bowmandale@northlincs.gov.uk