"The classic Bolton School combination is hard work, good friends, challenging and thought-provoking teaching, a healthy desire to puncture the self-important and the sense that you can work hard to achieve things in life. "

Anthony Lilley OBE - CEO, Magic Lantern & Professor, Creative Industries, Ulster University

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School Information

News

Catch up with all the latest news stories as they happen around the campus.

Sport Results

Keep up-to-date with the latest Bolton School sports stories.  The latest results are at the top of the page and full sports stories can be accessed underneath the results. Jump to Girls' Division Sports Results. Boys' Division results are frequently updated via Twitter @SportatBolton and Girls' Division results @bsgirls_sport.   Boys'...

Outdoor Pursuits

Outdoor learning and adventurous activity play an important part in developing pupils’ resilience, independence and leadership skills. At Bolton School, pupils are given the chance to enjoy and explore the great outdoors along with the opportunity to take risks in a supportive and secure environment.

School Galleries

We hope you enjoy these photo galleries depicting major events at Bolton School

School Social Media Links

You can follow Bolton School on the web through the following links Bolton School Bolton School Old Boys' and Old Girls' Group Kidzone - Bolton School's Wraparound and Holiday Club BSS Coaches BSS Leisure Services Bolton School Weddings and Events Patterdale Hall - Bolton School's outdoor pursuits centre in the Lake District Tenacity of...

History

Bolton School is one of the oldest schools in Lancashire. The origins of the Boys' School can be traced back to at least 1516 when the Bolton Grammar School for Boys was recorded as being "a going concern". In 1644 it was endowed by Robert Lever and so began a long and close relationship with the Lever name. The Bolton Girls' Day School was...

Work From Home

 Bolton School Online Email Access (Pupils)   Bolton School Online Email Access (Staff)     Parents and carers may find the Parenting in the Digital Age website useful for tips on how to help your child stay safe online.   

Lost Property and Second-Hand Uniform Shop

The Bolton School Senior Boys’ Second-Hand Uniform Shop is located by the stairs leading into school opposite the Chemistry Block. It is run entirely by parent volunteers. It offers good quality second-hand uniform and sports kit at very reasonable prices. There are also many outdoor items of clothing suitable for Patterdale and other trips. All...

School Community Trading

In these challenging economic times many of you will be interested to hear that school community trading is booming with sites such as http://www.schoolstrader.com/uk/independent, the free-ads website, to buy/sell anything from a puppy to a piano. Schoolstrader is the UK's leading school community trading website for the independent sector, where...

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