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Bolton School News

Catch up with all the latest news stories as they happen around the campus.

Infants Latest News: Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Reception Shines in Traditional Nativity

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Children in Reception at Beech House put on a traditional Nativity performance this Christmas. A chorus of Narrators told the story of the birth of Jesus, helped along by pupils acting as various characters in the tale. The narrative was intersperse...
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Infants Latest News: Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Strictly Fun at Year 2 Nativity

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Pupils in Year 2 opened the Nativity season at Beech House with their production of Lights, Camel, Action. The children treated an audience of parents and family members of a variety of dances as they told the story of the birth of Jesus. These inclu...
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Senior Boys' Latest News: Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Chemistry Boys Meet Teacher at Conference

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Year 12 boys from Bolton School, who were attending an Inspire a Class: Chemistry in Action day at The University of Salford, found themselves face to face with their Chemistry teacher, who was one of the speakers!  Dr Kristy Turner, who is one of v...
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Senior Girls' Latest News: Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Dr Peter Vardy to Give Free Sexual Ethics Talk

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On 31 January 2018, Bolton School will welcome philosopher and theologian Dr Peter Vardy for a free public talk in the Girls’ Division Great Hall. Dr Peter Vardy has a passion for engaging young people with the big questions that affect them. Able t...
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Senior Boys' Latest News: Monday, 11 December 2017

A Life at Sea


Recent leaver Chris Rowles, still in his twenties, enthralled Year 7 boys at Bolton School with his tales about life at sea in the Merchant Navy.  Explaining that the Merchant Navy is “totally different” to the Royal Navy, he told the attentive clas...
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Latest News: Friday, 8 December 2017

Eco-Friendly Business Ideas Impress Judges

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Five teams of Year 12 students congregated in the Arts Centre for the final of the annual Business Challenge. These teams’ ideas were selected as the cream of the crop from the business plans pitched on Business Challenge Day. Students had just a wee...
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Junior Boys' Latest News: Friday, 8 December 2017

Senior Musicians Entertain at Park Road Assembly

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Bolton School Boys' Division Brass Group and Junior String Quartet were delighted to perform at today's Park Road’s morning assembly. A total of 16 Senior Boys entertained the Junior pupils who filled the hall. This was a feel-good concert which cer...
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Senior Girls' Latest News: Friday, 8 December 2017

School to Help with Recruitment of Modern Language Teachers


Bolton School is to become a partner school and hub for trainee teachers striving to achieve a Post Graduate Certificate in Education and gain Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) as part of the National Modern Languages’ School Centred Initial Teacher Tra...
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Senior Girls' Latest News: Friday, 8 December 2017

County Call-Ups for Lacrosse Players

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A significant number of the Girls’ Division’s lacrosse players have once again been called up to represent their county. Following trials over four weeks, sixteen pupils have been selected for the Under 18 and Under 15 A and B Squads. Scarlett Amos ...
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Senior Girls' Latest News: Friday, 8 December 2017

Toys R Us Trolley Dash for Mission Christmas


Five Year 7 girls, each one representing their Form, became ‘Santa’s Little Helpers’ as they dashed around Bolton’s Toys R Us store, filling their trolleys with gifts which will be donated to Key 103’s Cash4Kids Mission Christmas Appeal. The presents...
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