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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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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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Friday, 27 January 2017

Sixth Formers Improve Skills at French Conference

French Conference - boys talking to Ricahrd

Students in Years 12 and 13 improved their language skills at the annual joint French conference for Bolton School Sixth Form students, presented by Richard Peltier of Français Facile. Each year group spent three sessions with Richard, Year 13 in the...
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Thursday, 12 January 2017

World-Class Water Skier Wins Silver in Chile

Arron Davies Water Skiing Chile

Year 13 pupil Arron Davies has won an individual Silver medal at the World Junior Water Skiing Championships in Chile. The British team also won the team Bronze medal at the competition. Arron travelled to the US for a month of training south of Orl...
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Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Sixth Formers Selected for U19 GB Water Polo Squad

GB U19 Water Polo Squad Ben, Harrison and William

Three sixth Form pupils and one Old Boy have been selected for the U19 National Water Polo Squad. Sixth Formers Harrison Barker-Smith from Year 12 and William Moores and Ben Ray from Year 13 have been chosen to join the international squad. In addit...
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Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Pupils Impress at Business Challenge Final

Business Challenge Final 2016 Koko presentation

All three judges were impressed by the quality of the presentations at this year’s Business Challenge Final. Following on from the Business Challenge Day earlier in the term, during which all Boys’ and Girls’ Division pupils in Year 12 came up with b...
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Monday, 5 December 2016

Sixth Formers Become Cowgill Holloway’s ‘Future Stars’

Successful 'Future Stars' applicants Luke and Priya with Cowgill Holloway's Rob Lord

Last year, Cowgill Holloway, a Bolton based accountants and business advisors, launched their ‘Future Stars’ programme. This placement opportunity gives two Bolton School Year 12 pupils a preview into the world of business and finance through a serie...
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Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Target 2.0 Team Win Northern Heat

The Target 2.0 Team: Nat, Khubaib, Rohit and Caleb

A team of Boys’ Division pupils have won the Northern Heat of the Bank of England’s Target 2.0 challenge. The team was captained by Caleb Hall-Paterson and also included Khubaib Akhtar, Rohit Bagewadi and Nat Roohan. The Target 2.0 competition asks ...
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