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Thursday, 30 March 2017

School Replaces Former Parent's Lost Box

Hexagonal Box Presentation

Cyril Shaw’s daughter attended the Girls’ Division in the 1970s and 1980s, and during that time she enjoyed making a hexagonal wooden box. He treasured this box for many years, but when it was misplaced recently he wrote to the School to ask if any o...
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Thursday, 30 March 2017

Girls' Gold and Silver Certificates in Chemistry Olympiad

Chemistry Olympiad

Four capable Chemistry students from Bolton School Girls’ Division have taken part in Round 1 of the 49th International Chemistry Olympiad, the round comprising a highly challenging written test of chemical knowledge, lasting two hours. The questions...
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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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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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Monday, 20 February 2017

Berlin Boost for German Students

Berlin - Brandenburg Gate

Sixth Form German students from the Girls’ Division of Bolton School boosted their appreciation of German culture, history and the language during a recent visit to the capital, Berlin.   The trip was packed full of fun and learning, with everything...
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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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Monday, 30 January 2017

Jewellery Donation for Alzheimer’s Society

Alzheimer's Society Donation

In the run-up to Christmas, the Girls’ Division held a collection of unwanted jewellery to donate to Alzheimer’s Society. In support of this worthy cause, Old Girls, Girls’ Division Sixth Form students and staff all emptied their jewellery boxes to c...
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