"When I return to Bolton School to talk to pupils about entrepreneurship, my message is to 'go for it'. This is an attitude that I had instilled in me during my time at the school where my curiosity was fuelled and I became interested in ideas."

Caroline Plumb - CEO of Fresh Minds and youngest woman on Management Today's '35 under 35' list

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Bolton School News

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

Latest News: Thursday, 17 August 2017

Increase in Top A Level Grades in the Girls’ Division

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The percentage of papers graded A*-B and A*-C improved this year in the Girls’ Division of Bolton School. Over three quarters of grades were in the A*-B range, up from 72.4% last year to 76.6% this year. There was a similar improvement in the percent...
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Latest News: Thursday, 17 August 2017

Percentage of Strong A Level Passes Improves

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Students and teachers at Bolton School Boys’ Division have been celebrating an excellent crop of A level results, which have shown a percentage increase in the number of A*-C grades, rising to 91.5% from 89.1% the previous year. The percentage of stu...
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Latest News: Friday, 11 August 2017

Lancashire Bowler Visits Flintoff Cricket Academy

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Forty cricketing enthusiasts aged 5-16 years from across the region took part in this year’s Andrew Flintoff Cricket Academy held at Bolton School. Children of all levels of ability enjoyed a fantastic opportunity to learn cricket the Andrew Flintoff...
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Latest News: Tuesday, 8 August 2017

England Player Adds to Netball Fever at Bolton School

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  Young netball players aged 5-16 years from across the region have been honing their skills and having fun at a Netball Fever three-day programme held at Bolton School and run by Activate Sport.  On day one, the youngsters aged 5-16 years, were de...
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Latest News: Monday, 7 August 2017

Environmental Benefit from Once in a Lifetime Trip

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Students from Bolton School Girls’ and Boys’ Divisions have enjoyed an amazing “once in a lifetime” visit to Dominica, whilst enriching research into biodiversity. Eighteen boys and fourteen girls took part in the two week Operation Wallacea trip to ...
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Latest News: Monday, 7 August 2017

Environmental Benefit from Once in a Lifetime Trip

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Students from Bolton School Girls’ and Boys’ Divisions have enjoyed an amazing “once in a lifetime” visit to Dominica, whilst enriching research into biodiversity. Eighteen boys and fourteen girls took part in the two week Operation Wallacea trip to ...
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Latest News: Monday, 31 July 2017

Trio Completes London to Manchester Charity Walk

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A group of three students in the Sixth Form have walked almost 200 miles in six days to raise money for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund and the Grenfell Tower Emergency Fund. Stewart Knights, Nikolaii Stewart and Adam Crtichlow were moved by th...
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Latest News: Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Photography Competition Winners Announced

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At the end of term, the Photography Competition winners were finally announced. This year’s theme, set by Old Boy and professional photographer Mark Power who also judged the competition, was ‘My Favourite View’ and the girls came up with an array o...
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Latest News: Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Summer Fundraising Supports Good Causes

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The Girls’ Division has raised over £1,700 for four charitable causes over the course of the summer term. Following the Grenfell Tower fire, pupils were moved to support those affected by the events of 14 June. The whole school took part in a non-un...
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Latest News: Monday, 10 July 2017

Celebration Evening for Y7 and Y8 Girls

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Pupils in Years 7 and 8 at Bolton School Girls’ Division and their parents and teachers enjoyed a celebratory end of year presentation evening. Headmistress Miss Sue Hincks presided over the evening in a packed Great Hall and, along with Chairman of ...
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