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Sixth Form Boys' Latest News

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Saturday, 25 March 2017

Stunning Student Production of Miss Saigon

Miss Saigon Dreamland

The Joint Senior Production of Miss Saigon was a sell-out success. Set against the backdrop of the Vietnam War, the audience was instantly transported from the Arts Centre to the gritty and sleazy atmosphere of the Dreamland Club during the opening n...
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Thursday, 23 March 2017

The Budget Explained

Budget Explained Lisa and Dominic

Sixth Form students from the Girls’ Division and Boys’ Division of Bolton School enjoyed a fascinating lunchtime seminar which gave insight into the government’s Budget. Lisa Wilson and Dominic Aspinall of chartered accountancy firm Cowgill Holloway,...
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Friday, 17 March 2017

KPMG Launches Summer Internships Again

KPMG Summer Internships 2017 - OGs Katie Clinton and Jenny Webster with current 6th Form

KPMG will once again run their flagship summer vacation programme exclusively for Bolton School Sixth Form students. The four week programme gives two Year 12 students paid work experience with KPMG. This will be the seventh year that the summer int...
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Monday, 13 March 2017

Technology Assists Alumni Talks

Skype Talk - Rob Dobson Threatre

Technology allowed two Old Boys to connect with current Boys’ Division students. Rob Dobson and Adam Crook used Skype and FaceTime to speak to a Year 13 audience to give insightful and interesting accounts of their careers. Rob Dobson is an entrepre...
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Thursday, 9 March 2017

Careers Revealed at World of Work Event

World of Work - Keynote Speech

Students in Year 12 in the Boys’ and Girls’ Divisions were offered a morning filled with insights and advice as part of the annual World of Work event. Guests from a wide range of careers, including a number of alumni, gave their time to speak to Six...
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Thursday, 23 February 2017

ISFA Accomplishments for James and Josh

James receives his ISFA international cap

Year 13 pupil James Kay has been awarded his full Independent Schools’ Football Association (ISFA) International cap. He has recently represented the U18 National side, playing against the English, Welsh and Australian Schools as well as the English ...
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Friday, 10 February 2017

It's Official, Bolton School Boys' Division is Excellent

The latest ISI Inspection has awarded the Boys' Division the top mark of "Excellent" in all categories

Inspected in December 2016, Bolton School Boys' Division has been awarded the top rating of "excellent" by the Independent Schools Inspectorate. The new format report declared that the quality of the pupils’ academic and other achievements is excelle...
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Wednesday, 8 February 2017

Strong Start in Defence of National Water Polo Titles

U18 Water Polo cheer

Bolton School Boys’ Division is currently national ESSA Water Polo Champions at U18, U15 and U13 level, having successfully defended  all age group titles in the 2015-16 season.   Monday evening saw them set off in their own pool in an unprecedented...
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Tuesday, 31 January 2017

School Tops Local A Level Results League Table

Students' 2016 A Level results were the best in the borough

Bolton School has placed top of the government’s latest league table of local schools and colleges by A level results. The Girls’ Division leads  the table when a school or college is measured by the average point score performance per student and th...
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Monday, 30 January 2017

Fourteen Offers for Oxbridge Applicants

Oxbridge - boys and girls with offers

Bolton School’s Sixth Formers have been celebrating after fourteen students received offers from the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. These prestigious institutions, both among the best universities in the world, ask applicants to stand out eve...
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