"Every time I drive through the centre arch of Bolton School, I feel an immense sense of pride and thankfulness that our girls attend this wonderful school. As a parent, I am delighted to be part of the Bolton School family."

Mrs Bethan Pickup, Parent

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Senior Boys' Latest News

This page is updated regularly to keep you up to date with all the breaking news from the Senior Boys' Division.

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Saturday, 8 July 2017

A Celebration of Water Polo and a Career

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Back in 1986 when Trevor Pledger first joined Bolton School Boys’ Division he hoped to “improve water polo”; 31 years on and with the School achieving the triple of winning all national age group water polo titles for the third year in a row and with...
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Friday, 7 July 2017

School Wins MEN’s Active Community Award

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Bolton School was delighted to pick up its second award in a month for making a positive contribution to the local community. Mrs Sophie Entwistle, Head of Community Action at Bolton School, along with two Sixth Form students, Lena Ahmed from the Gir...
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Friday, 7 July 2017

Rebranding the Technology Department

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From 1st September 2017 the Technology department in Bolton School Boys’ Division will be known as: Department of Design, Technology and Engineering (DTE) This move is being made to more accurately reflect the nature of the courses and activities w...
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Thursday, 6 July 2017

Bolton Children’s Fiction Award 2017 Winner Announced

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Over 200 pupils from 14 schools joined the whole of Year 7 from both Divisions at Bolton School for the Bolton Children’s Fiction Award Ceremony and a morning of activities themed around reading. Over the past six months, excitement has steadily moun...
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Tuesday, 4 July 2017

Science on Stage Festival Commends Teacher’s Project

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A slime mould project jointly created by Boys’ Division biology teacher Mr David Teasdale and Dutch teacher Hans Mulder has been Highly Commended at the International Science on Stage Festival. This event brings together delegates from all over Europ...
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Monday, 3 July 2017

U14s are Lancashire Schools' Cricket Champions

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It was a bright and occasionally blustery day as the Under 14s headed to Fylde Cricket Club to compete in the Lancashire Schools' Cricket Association Cup Final against Oldham Hulme Grammar School. Having lost the toss and been put into bat, the open...
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Friday, 30 June 2017

Students Come Together for a Matthew Sharp Musical Masterclass

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On Friday evening, string players from Bolton School, Bolton Music Service and MAPAS were treated to an inspirational workshop and masterclass led by cello virtuoso and opera singer Matthew Sharp.  Matthew is internationally recognised as both a cel...
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Friday, 30 June 2017

Technology Entrepreneur Gives Prizegiving Address

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The Great Hall was filled with an audience of parents, family members, staff and current pupils for the annual Prizegiving, which traditionally celebrates the wide variety of academic and extra-curricular achievements which pupils have accomplished i...
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Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Non-Tech Day Raises Funds for We Love Mcr

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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

Boys Continue Chemquiz Winning Streak

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A team of pupils from the Boys’ Division have won the Greater Manchester Chemquiz for the second year running! James Leese-Weller in Year 10, Thomas Yates in Year 9, and Year 8 pupils Ali Ahmed and Arsh Patankar defended the School’s title in the com...
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