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Friday, 10 February 2017

Swimmers Win County Medals

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Two Girls’ Division pupils have won multiple gold and silver medals at the Lancashire County Swimming Championships. Lucy Dixon in Year 7 is the County Champion in U12s 100m Breaststroke, 200m Breaststroke and 400m Individual Medley. She also came r...
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Wednesday, 8 February 2017

School Backs New Chartered College of Teaching

School Backs New Chartered College of Teaching

Bolton School is supporting the Chartered College of Teaching by encouraging staff to join the new professional body set up by teachers for teachers. The annual membership in the first year is at a special introductory price of £39 and the School is ...
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Tuesday, 7 February 2017

Girls Run for Bolton at GM Cross Country Championships

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Four Girls’ Division pupils were recently chosen to run for the Bolton Town Cross Country team at the Greater Manchester Schools’ Cross Country Championships. Year 7 pupil Anna Wiggetts and Year 8s Maya Croasdaile, Phoebe Hurt and Lucy Pixton gave e...
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Tuesday, 7 February 2017

U13s Selected for Lancashire Lacrosse

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At the beginning of February, the U13 Lancashire Lacrosse squads held their final selection session after two weekends of trials. Thirteen Girls’ Division pupils progressed through the difficult session of drills and games to be chosen for the squads...
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Tuesday, 7 February 2017

Seniors Excel at Town Swimming Championships

Sr Swimming Team ties in 1st Bolton Schools Championships

Pupils in Years 11 and 12 have tied for first place in the Senior age group of the Bolton Schools’ Swimming Championships. The Senior team were hoping to follow the success of the younger Bolton School teams: the Junior team recently won in their ag...
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Monday, 6 February 2017

£1200 Donation to Save the Children

Save the Children Autumn Term 2016 Charity of the Term

Pupils in the Girls’ Division raised £1,200 in the Autumn Term to support Save the Children. The charity was put forward as the charity of the term by one of the School’s Sixth Form students. Money was raised through Christmas Jumper Day donations a...
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Monday, 6 February 2017

Y8 Girls Meet Quiller the Guide Dog

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Year 8 girls at Bolton School spent an enjoyable afternoon in the company of Toni Forrest and her guide dog, Quiller, a Labrador Retriever. Toni educated the pupils on the vital work that a guide dog performs, allowing its owner to get out and about...
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Monday, 6 February 2017

Wonder-ful Production from Years 8 and 9

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Pupils in Years 8 and 9 impressed audiences with their student-devised promenade production of Wonder, adapted from R. J. Palacio’s international bestseller of the same name. Wonder pulls at the heartstrings with the tale of little August Pullman, f...
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Monday, 6 February 2017

Universal: a guide to the cosmos - Free Lecture from Professor Jeff Forshaw

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Bolton School will host a free lecture from particle physicist Professor Jeff Forshaw on Monday 27th February 2017 at 7.00pm in the Girls’ Division Great Hall. Members of the public are invited to join Bolton School pupils and staff for this occasio...
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Saturday, 4 February 2017

Another Chance to SHINE at Bolton School

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Once again local Gifted and Talented Year 5 children are enjoying SHINE Saturday morning classes at Bolton School. The programme is run by Bolton School teachers and Sixth Form students who give up their Saturday to deliver a range of classes for chi...
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