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Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Non-Tech Day Raises Funds for We Love Mcr

Boys have turned their technology off for 24 hours

Year 10 pupils at Bolton School Boys' Division have switched off their technology today for a full 24 hours as they seek to raise funds for the We Love Manchester campaign.  Jamie Gregson, aged 15, said: “It was our teacher, Mr Lees’ idea. We have t...
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Monday, 26 June 2017

School's Community Programme Begins


Bolton School's community music concert series began on Monday 19th June with the Junior Concert Band, directed by Mr Dawkins, performing at Rivington Foundation Primary School. Some of the musicians in the band demonstrated how to play their instrum...
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Wednesday, 21 June 2017

School’s Theatre Company in Residence

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Throughout this academic year, RoughHouse Theatre has been the Boys’ Division’s theatre company in residence. RoughHouse, comprising Moira Hunt and Shane Morgan, have collaborated with boys in Years 7 to 9, devising drama from topics drawn from the w...
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Thursday, 15 June 2017

Water Polo Players Help Create Instructional Videos

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Bolton School welcomed Swim England to the School pool to help film a new set of instructional videos. The School’s water polo players were filmed performing a series of moves and skills in the water which will support teachers who want to learn to t...
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Monday, 12 June 2017

Expert Advice in Understanding the Graduate Job Market


Martin Birchall, Managing Director of High Fliers Research, delivered a captivating and insightful presentation for students and parents of Bolton School which analysed the current graduate job market, helping focus minds on A level and degree choice...
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Monday, 12 June 2017

Media Career Under the Spotlight


Year 9 boys at Bolton School enjoyed an inspiring enrichment lecture from former pupil Michael Lodmore who has spent a lifetime working in media.  Recalling his own time (1980-87) at the Chorley New Road campus, Michael said he enjoyed himself at sc...
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Monday, 12 June 2017

Boys Raise Funds for Disability Football Club


Year 9 boys at Bolton School have raised £1,000 for local development disability football club, AFC Masters who are based at Horwich.  The money was raised through a non-uniform day and Iain Massingham, Founder and General Manager at the club, told ...
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Friday, 2 June 2017

School Wins Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service


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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Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Organ Scholars Perform at Bolton Parish Church


The Boys’ Division Organ Scholars - Ben Chowdhury, Oliver Shaw and William Miles - gave an excellent performance in Bolton Parish Church on Tuesday 23rd May. The lunchtime recital included pieces by Cesar Franck, Samuel Wesley and Philip Moore amongs...
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Monday, 22 May 2017

Science Experience for Hearing Impaired Pupils

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The Boys’ Division welcomed ten pupils from Thomasson Memorial School, a local primary school for hearing impaired children, to its Science department for a morning of hands-on lessons. The Thomasson Memorial pupils split into groups, each escorted b...
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