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Sixth Form Boys' Latest News

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

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Thursday, 17 August 2017

Percentage of Strong A Level Passes Improves


Students and teachers at Bolton School Boys’ Division have been celebrating an excellent crop of A level results, which have shown a percentage increase in the number of A*-C grades, rising to 91.5% from 89.1% the previous year. The percentage of stu...
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Monday, 7 August 2017

Environmental Benefit from Once in a Lifetime Trip


Students from Bolton School Girls’ and Boys’ Divisions have enjoyed an amazing “once in a lifetime” visit to Dominica, whilst enriching research into biodiversity. Eighteen boys and fourteen girls took part in the two week Operation Wallacea trip to ...
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Monday, 31 July 2017

Trio Completes London to Manchester Charity Walk

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A group of three students in the Sixth Form have walked almost 200 miles in six days to raise money for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund and the Grenfell Tower Emergency Fund. Stewart Knights, Nikolaii Stewart and Adam Crtichlow were moved by th...
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Friday, 7 July 2017

Charity Walk from Grenfell Tower to Manchester Victoria


Three Year 12 boys at Bolton School, Stewart Knights, Nikolaii Stewart and Adam Crtichlow are planning to walk from Grenfell Tower in West London to Manchester Victoria as they seek to raise funds for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund and the Gre...
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Wednesday, 5 July 2017

Student’s Installation Wins Saatchi Gallery Art Prize

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Congratulations to Adam Hall in Year 12, who has been announced as the Secondary School winner in The Saatchi Gallery Art Prize for Schools 2017! His piece, which is titled ‘Bolton School: A Modern Tradition’, was one of just twenty artworks by prim...
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Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Advice on Student Life from Recent Leavers


  Boys and Girls from the graduating Bolton School Sixth Form Classes of 2016 returned to their alma mater to offer real world advice to current Year 12 students on what the first year of student life is like. The large panel of former pupils expand...
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Monday, 26 June 2017

A Celebration of Volunteering


Having recently been awarded the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Services (QAVS), there was extra reason for celebration at this year’s Bolton School Year 12 student volunteering awards night. The top 40 performing Sixth Form students from both Divisions...
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Friday, 23 June 2017

Boys Benefit from BEST Days

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Year 12 students in the Boys’ Division benefitted from two days of Business Enterprise and Skill Training, or BEST days. This intensive experience gave them lots of opportunities to think like entrepreneurs and consider business challenges as well as...
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Friday, 16 June 2017

Adam Shortlisted for Saatchi Art Prize for Schools

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A piece of artwork by Year 12 student Adam Hall has been shortlisted for The Saatchi Gallery Art Prize for Schools 2017. He was encouraged to enter the competition by Mrs Ryder, the Coordinator for A Level Art. Adam’s piece is one of just 20 artworks...
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Friday, 2 June 2017

School Wins Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

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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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