"I am very much indebted to Bolton School. I leave as a well-rounded person, having developed in so many ways."

Paloma, Former Pupil

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Infants' Latest News

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

Bolton School Collects Queen’s Award at Ceremony

Queen's Award Ceremony - Receiving Award

Earlier this year, Bolton School received the Queen’s Awards for Voluntary Service. This award recognises best practice in volunteering work, and is equivalent to getting an MBE. At a special ceremony held at Gorton Monastery, Sue Hincks, Headmistre...
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Sports Day Fun

Sports Day - Reception sack race jumping

Pupils at Beech House enjoyed not one but two excellent Sports Days: one for Reception and another for pupils in Years 1 and 2. The children in Reception were cheered on by parents and family members as they took part in the varied activities for th...
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Bowland Farm Animals Visit Beech House

Bowland Farm - feeding alpaca

Pupils in Reception and Year 1 enjoyed becoming farmers for the day as Bowland Farm came to Beech House. The children loved seeing the goose, goats, sheep, hens and ducks. They were able to stroke and handle some of the animals, which was really exci...
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Outdoor Adventure Learning for Y2s

Anderton Centre - children with paddles

Year 2 pupils at Bolton School Infant School had a fun-packed and adventurous outdoor learning day at the nearby Anderton Centre. Teacher Mrs Clarke reflected: "We went canoeing and sang heads, shoulders, knees and toes whilst balancing in a canoe!...
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Police Horses Visit Beech House

Police Horses visit

Children at Beech House were really excited to meet a pair of police horses and discover more about these working animals. Bumble and Steel, ridden by PCs Emma and Wendy, arrived in the playground and were greeted by a group of very enthusiastic infa...
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School Wins Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

QAVS logo with MBE Strapline

Bolton School has won the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS) 2017. This unique UK national honour was created by The Queen in 2002 to mark the occasion of her Golden Jubilee, recognising excellence in voluntary activities carried out by group...
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Year 1 Visit The HIVE

HIVE Visit - pupils

Pupils in Year 1 travelled to Moss Bank Park to visit The HIVE, an educational study centre operated by the Lancashire Wildlife Trust. The HIVE allows children to explore and learn about growing food, wildlife and the environment. The children had a...
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Youngsters Try Out Tennis

Tennis Workshop - Group with Arena Coach

The children in Year 1 and Year 2 at Beech House had a fun and exciting day of tennis workshops. Tennis coach Matt Langlands from the Bolton Arena Tennis Centre put the children through their paces. They learned some tennis ball handling skills, hand...
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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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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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