"Recently I won the Mensa Child Genius Competition and I believe that it was possible because of the academic skills and the skills to perform in front of an audience and to keep calm under pressure that I acquired at Hesketh House."

Sharon Daniel, Girls' Division pupil

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Sixth Form Boys' Noticeboard

Latest notices for the Sixth Form Boys' Division.

Showstopper Fireworks for Bonfire Night

Sunday 5 November, from 5.00pmDisplay: 6.30pm The Parents’ Association has arranged a particularly special occasion for this year’s Bonfire Night celebrations. The PA has booked Titanium Fireworks to produce the fireworks display. Titanium deliv...

School to Host 2017-18 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. Entry is free for Histo...

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 ...

Promote Your Business at Bolton School

A new opportunity has arisen for businesses to promote their offers around the perimeter of some of the sports fields at Bolton School. With regular mid-week and weekend fixtures against the North West's top schools and popular events for the loca...

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 Wait Until Open Evening?

Our annual Sixth Form Open Evening takes place in November each year but why wait until then to visit us?  Many students (and their parents) choose to visit us and have a private tour of the School prior to the open events season. Such a visit of...

The Riley Sixth Form Centre

On the first day of the Autumn Term 2013, Sixth Form students at Bolton School were thrilled to move into their new £7m Riley Sixth Form Centre.  The stunning glass-fronted three storey building gives independence to more than 400 Sixth Form...

Assembly Favourites CD

A new CD has been launched featuring Michael Pain playing sixteen much-loved Assembly Favourites on the organ in Bolton School Boys' Division's Great Hall.  The CD features many favourites of the boys, both current pupils and Old Boltonians, inclu...

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...

Pictorial History of the Boys Division is Launched

A new pictorial history book of the Boys' Division has been launched by the two authors, David Shaw and Charles Winder, at an Old Boys' lunch held at the School.  The book, Bolton Boys in Focus, is a collection of photos from 1875-2010 and shows t...