Good Morning, welcome to Burnside Business & Enterprise College

Headteacher: Mrs Murphy

Mrs Murphy - HeadteacherBurnside is an exciting and challenging place to learn and a warm and caring place to be. We are immensely proud that student achievement is consistently high. At Burnside our students make the progress far beyond expectations. Burnside is in the top 20% of school nationally for student progress at GCSE at 16yrs. In 2013 the Schools Network (SSAT) announced:

"Burnside Business and Enterprise College is one of the best schools in the country in outperforming expectations for their pupils and improving their future prospects."

We make a sincere promise to all of our parents and carers that we will nurture your most precious possession - your child, and ensure that they achieve their absolute best. Our standards and expectations are high and result in excellent examination pass rates.

News & Events

  • Funky Friday Fundraiser

    On the last Friday of term we welcomed acclaimed DJ MC Squared to the Burnside courtyard as part of our Funky Friday fundraiser. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Saturday 25th July 2015

    Big Burnside Potato Race

    Big Congratulations to Mr Henderson who won the Big Burnside Potato Race in his first year of entering; with a whopping 1041g of potatoes. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Friday 17th July 2015
  • New Term Arrangements Sept 2015

    New_Term_Arrangements_Sept_2015.pdf ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Thursday 16th July 2015
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    Gardening Club Sale

    Thank you to everyone who supported the Gardening Club's home grown produce stall today. We made £59.20 which will be shared between the School Fund and Barnardo's. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Thursday 16th July 2015
  • Y7 Student wins Gold Medal at Regional Athletics Event

    Abbie was entered for an athletics talent spotting day at Monkton Stadium. She qualified for the Regional event at Gateshead Stadium in both 100m and long jump. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Monday 13th July 2015

    Childrens Heart Unit Bake Sale

    A huge thank you to everyone who supported this event which has raised £176. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Wednesday 8th July 2015
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    A Creative Exhibition From students @Burnside

    We would like to invite you to A Creative Exhibition From students @Burnside. Monday 13th of July 4pm-6pm @Burnside-Main Reception Area Art, Fashion, Photography & 3-Dimensional Work. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Thursday 2nd July 2015

    Active Kids Voucher Update

    A very big thank you to everyone who contributed Sainsbury's Active Kids Vouchers to school this year. We gained enough vouchers to get a new tent for the Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Tuesday 9th June 2015
  • Hadrians Wall of Sound

    Just in case you missed it there are a couple of links below to the Hadrian's Wall of Sound performances from Segedunum on BBC Look North and on the One Show. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Tuesday 9th June 2015

    BBC Music Day Hadrian's Wall of Sound

    I'm leading the 200 strong choir at the end, singing 'Happy'. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Wednesday 3rd June 2015
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    Hadrian Leisure Updates

    Hadrian Leisure Survey Are you interested in attending an adult trampolining session at Hadrian leisure centre. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Monday 1st June 2015

    New Staff Vacancy

    There is currently one staff vacancy for a Teacher of Science (1 year temporary for the first instance) For more information please visit the Vancancies section on the school website: http://www. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Sunday 24th May 2015
  • Burnside First Aid Competition

    Congratulations to everyone who took part in the Burnside First Aid Competition on Tuesday evening. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Friday 22nd May 2015
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    UPDATE - BBG Charity Ceilidh

    Due to unforseen circumstances the planned charity event on 10th July has been postponed until October. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Thursday 21st May 2015
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    NE1's Fashion Futures

    Burnside Gold Stage TICE Fashion students were invited to a 'Fashion Futures' talk on 14th May, at The Baltic centre of Arts at Gateshead. This was part of Northumbria Universities fashion Week. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Tuesday 19th May 2015

    Charity fund raising Ceilidh

    Burnside and Beacon Hill are organising a Ceilidh to support BBG Funding School improvements in Kenya. ... [ Read More ]

    Published: Tuesday 19th May 2015