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Mrs Bethan Pickup, Parent

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Thursday, 27 April 2017

Dramatic Finals at Football Festival

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Despite a grim forecast, the annual Year 5 and 6 Football Festival hosted by Bolton School ended in a blaze of evening sunshine. The tournament saw 800 pupils in 80 teams from 40 local primary schools participate in group games followed by a knockout...
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Thursday, 27 April 2017

Bolton School Supports Tech Control Campaign

Bolton School has endorsed the HMC/Digital Sisters' film about social media addiction

Bolton School is placing itself firmly behind the recent HMC and Digital Sisters’ campaign focusing on how technology is great if we are in control of it. The HMC/Digital Sisters’ film about digital addiction can be viewed here. This and other resour...
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Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Fun at the Football Festival

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Around 500 pupils in Years 3 and 4 took part in the annual Football Festival held at Bolton School, making the event a huge success once again. Fifty teams took part in simultaneous matches across the School’s sports fields this year, playing ‘round...
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Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Competitive Buzz at Spelling Bee


There was a real competitive buzz at this year’s Bolton School Spelling Bee. Eight local primary schools sent their two very best Year 5 boys and girls spellers, who amazed the audience with their spelling ability and coolness under pressure. The six...
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Monday, 24 April 2017

Leadership Lessons on Army Afternoon

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Boys’ Division pupils in Year 10 stepped up to the challenge of completing a series of ‘Command Tasks’ with the Army North West Outreach Team. They developed a wide range of skills including leadership and teamwork, problem solving and resilience as ...
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Monday, 24 April 2017

Boys Become Spielbergs for the Afternoon


Year 11 boys at Bolton School enjoyed an exciting and demanding afternoon producing 10 shot films with direction given by the Young Film Academy tutors Ed Boase and Graham Foote. Ed is YFA Director/Founder, a writer, director, comedian and actor who ...
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Friday, 21 April 2017

Enthusiasm for Entomology

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Pupils at Bolton School were excited to meet some of the beetles and bugs from Bolton Museum’s collection. Over the course of lunchtime, Year 7 and 8 pupils from both Divisions took part in fascinating sessions with Alex McLeman, Learning Manager at ...
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Thursday, 13 April 2017

Catering's Easter Donation for Derian House

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The Catering Department at Bolton School has donated a huge collection of Easter Eggs to Derian House. More than 40 items were collected during the School’s Easter holidays, and the whole lot was dropped off just in time to be delivered to the childr...
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Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Breadth and Depth of Talent on Show at Spring Concert

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This year’s Spring Concert held at Bolton School Boys’ Division showcased both the depth of talent and the wide variety of musical styles and ensembles within the school. Directed by Mr Forgrieve, the boys’ Drum Corps opened proceedings with a rousin...
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Monday, 27 March 2017

Careers Carousel for Y9 Boys

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Boys in Year 9 of Bolton School Boys’ Division spent the afternoon on a careers carousel as part of the school’s innovative SPACE programme. A range of industry professionals, three of them Old Boys of the school, spoke about their line of business a...
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