"Hesketh House (Junior Girls' School) is a magical place of adventure, discovery, learning, friendship and joy. The girls, albeit within a modern, disciplined, hard-working atmosphere, appear each evening as though sprinkled in fairy dust."

Parent, Junior Girls' School

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Infants' Latest News

Find out more about news and events at Bolton Infants School.

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Great Work in Easter Boiled Egg Decoration Competition

Easter Egg Decorating Humpty Dumpty

Beech House children, with just a little help from their parents, showed some incredible creativity in the school's Easter Egg competition. Headteacher Mrs Taylor said: "It was incredibly difficult to judge and a job I was happy to delegate to other ...
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Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Space Education at Jodrell Bank

Jodrell Bank Whispering Telescope

Year Two recently visited Jodrell Bank as part of their space topic. The children looked at the Lovell telescope, played on the Whispering Dishes and had races with wheels. Pupils also took part in two workshops. In the first session they found out ...
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Friday, 24 March 2017

Beech House Raises Funds for Comic Relief

Comic Relief 2017

Children and parents at Beech House, Bolton School's Infant School wore red today to help raise funds for Comic Relief. Across the two Junior Schools, Infant School and Nursery, over £1,000 was raised!
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Thursday, 16 March 2017

Baking Club Treats

Y2 Baking Club - Cracking Eggs

Pupils in Year 2 have had fun whipping up batches of tasty treats at Baking Club! The children have so far made cupcakes, jam tarts and cookies with a little help from Mrs Brookes and Mrs Shaw, who run the club.
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Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Schoolchildren Are Taken to the Moon

Google Expeditions - Infants explore virtual reality

Infants and Juniors at Bolton School have enjoyed a thrilling range of adventures which included visiting the Milky Way, the centre of a volcano, the Borneo rainforest, the Seven Wonders of the World and a journey back in time to Anglo-Saxon Britain,...
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Friday, 3 March 2017

Safari Park Adventures

Y1 Visit Knowsley Safari Park - Close up to the giraffes

Pupils in Year 1 had a fabulous day at Knowsley Safari Park. They looked at all sorts of creatures, large and small, from giraffes to hissing cockroaches. There were lots of opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the safari park’s inha...
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Thursday, 2 March 2017

World Book Day Celebrations at Beech House

World Book Day - Harry Potter Group

Two hundred Bolton School Infants did themselves proud this year as they donned a wide range of costumes to celebrate World Book Day. They came as characters from a wide range of literature – everything from Dennis the Menace, Harry Potter, The BFG, ...
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Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Pupils Enjoy the Goldilocks Story

Traditional Tales - Goldilocks in the 3 Bears' House

Children at Beech House act out a scene from the Goldilocks and the Three Bears story. The activity was part of their work on traditional tales.
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Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Toys - Now and Then

Weighing Toys - Mickey Mouse

Children are photographed here busily measuring and weighing their favourite toys. The activity was part of their topic on investigating and comparing toys now and in the past.
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Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Pancake Day Fun

Pancake Day at Beech House

Children enjoyed making and eating pancakes on Pancake Day!
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