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Senior Girls' Noticeboard

Latest notices for the Senior Girls.

Invite to Families to Enjoy the Patterdale Experience

We are delighted to invite Bolton School families to enjoy an active break at Patterdale Hall over the Easter 2017 weekend. Our recent refurbishment of the Hall means that we can now offer en-suite family bedrooms and encourage families to enjoy ...

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

Monday 27 February, 7.00pm Bolton School Girls’ Division Great Hall  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 p...

Cricketing Play ‘When The Eye Has Gone’ at Bolton School

1 March 2017, 7.30pmBolton School Arts Centre Tickets £10, see below for booking details A production of When The Eye Has Gone, a play following the tragic decline of former England and Northamptonshire batsman Colin Milburn, will visit Bo...

A Bad Day at School Seminar

Wednesday 15 March - A Bad Day at School  This one day event, run by Ease Training, is for Governors, Heads, Bursars, School Business Managers and those responsible for pastoral care, online education and protection. The morning session is for I...

New Winwick Bus Route for School

Bolton School will run a new bus route from September for children wishing to travel from the Winwick and North Warrington area.  The new route will pick up from, and deliver to, The Swan Inn at the junction of Winwick Link Road and the A49.  The...

Inspection Acclaims School's Excellence

Bolton School Girls’ Division has received the highest judgement of being “excellent” in all categories by the Independent Schools’ Inspectorate (ISI).  Meanwhile, EYFS provision received the top judgement of “outstanding” in every category.  The...

School to Host 2016-17 Historical Association Lectures

Bolton School Girls' Division will once again host the forthcoming academic year's Historical Association (Bolton branch) lectures. The presentations will take place in the Sutcliffe Studio at 7.30pm in the Girls' Division and a full schedule for ...

School's 80 Acre Classroom

Lots of schools endeavour to provide outdoor activities for their pupils but few can boast their own fully equipped adventure learning centre. Bolton School can, in the shape of Patterdale Hall, which is idyllically situated in an 80 acre estate o...

100 Inspiring Minds

During 2015-16, we will be profiling some of the most inspiring and influential people from Bolton School’s history. Some of those profiled will have made an impact on society, shaping our businesses and communities, and some have devoted their l...

Why Choose a Girls' School for your Daughter?

By sending my three daughters to Bolton School Girls' Division, I have watched them grow and flourish in ways that I had never imagined and I believe this is down in no small part to their receiving a girls-only education.  Without the possible di...

Bolton School Blogs

Blogging has become an integral part of life at Bolton School. Whilst some teachers and departments have been posting blogs for some time, recently the whole concept has mushroomed and a large community of bloggers - old and new - is now coordinat...

The Girls' Division sets a New World Record!

On Tuesday 7 February 2012 Bolton School Girls' Division set a new Guinness World Record for the most people dressed as storybook characters.   You can view a gallery of photos from the day here. You can view the full story of the day here.