News for 2009

  • Headmaster is Honoured in New Year's List

    Philip Britton, Headmaster of Bolton School Boys' Division, has been awarded an MBE in the New Year's honours list for...

  • Success for Hannah in Keoghs Calendar Competition

    Bolton School Junior Girls' Division Year 3 pupil, Hannah Rayner, has had her drawing published in the 2010 Keoghs...

  • Books to Tanzania

    Sixth Form boys helped hand over thousands of Biology, Physics and English textbooks to the Manchester charity,...

  • Junior Boys’ Festive Service of Music and Song

    Bolton School Junior Boys filled the Boys' Division Great Hall with a host of festive music and song in their Annual Christmas...

  • Sixth Form Girls raise funds for trip of a lifetime

    A group of Sixth Form students are hoping to raise thousands of pounds for a once in a lifetime educational trip to India...

  • Junior Girls Rock the Nativity Story

    Bolton School Junior Girls got into the spirit of Christmas as they performed a rocking musical version of the nativity...

  • Grand Opening for Junior Boys’ £1.5m New Look School

    Pupils and staff at Bolton School Boys' Division Junior School celebrated the completion of their £1.5million new look school,...

  • Hundreds Celebrate Life of Margaret Higginson

    Approximately 600 guests including Baroness Shirley Williams, attended the Service of Celebration for the life of Margaret...

  • Beech House Raises Hundreds for Children in Need

    Boys and girls from Beech House have raised hundreds of pounds for this year's Children in Need appeal. The Bolton School...

  • "Silver Line-ing" for Girls' Netball Court

    The netball court at Bolton School Junior Girls' School literally had a "silver line-ing" as pupils laid down silver...

  • International Netball Stars at Bolton School

    More than 70 girls from Bolton School and the surrounding area are looking forward to the opportunity to learn from the very...

  • Junior Boys’ British Schools Biathlon Qualifiers Success

    Bolton School Junior Boys from Years 5 and 6 took part in the British Schools Biathlon regional qualifiers, to compete for a...

  • Junior Girls’ British Schools Biathlon Qualifying Success

    Bolton School Junior Girls from Years 5 and 6 represented the Girls' Division at the regional qualifying event of the British...

  • Junior Girls’ Shoebox Collection for Disadvantaged Children

    Bolton School Junior Girls' have been busy collecting gifts, educational supplies, and hygiene items to send to underprivileged...

  • A Chance to Shine for Local Children

    State primary school pupils have been given a chance to shine at Bolton School, one of the North's leading independent schools....

  • Sir Ian McKellen Reminisces

    Sir Ian McKellen left Bolton School in 1958 as Head Boy.  An article ran recently in the TES in which Sir Ian...

  • Thank you Bolton as School Boat ends first season at Sea

    With the 48 foot sailing boat built by pupils approaching the end of its first full season as part of the timetable, Bolton...

  • Harvest Festival Packed to the Rafters

    The Junior Boys' Hall was packed to the rafters for their annual Harvest festival in aid of the Drop-in Centre at St Luke's...

  • Physical Education moves on to A2 for the first time

    The future is looking very healthy for Physical Education A Level as it moves on to A2 for the first time! The subject was...

  • Boys' Boost for Bolton Hospice

    Bolton School Junior Boys have raised £5,867.91 for Bolton Hospice and in memory of Brian Stevens, who died there last year....

  • Be the Best That You Can Be!

    Be proud of yourself and be the best that you can be!  This was the message from Janette McCormick, Chief Superintendent...

  • Be the Best That You Can Be!

    Be proud of yourself and be the best that you can be!  This was the message from Janette McCormick, Chief Superintendent...

  • Girls' Division is one of UK's Top Schools

    The Girls' Division of Bolton School has been placed in the top 100 UK Independent schools for both A Level and GCSE results! At...

  • School Celebrates 2009 GCSE Results

    Boys' Division: 67% of Entries A* or A. Once again students of Bolton School Boys' Division have performed outstandingly...

  • School Celebrates 2009 GCSE Results

    Boys' Division: 67% of Entries A* or A. Once again students of Bolton School Boys' Division have performed outstandingly well in...

  • Outstanding A Level Results 2009

    Bolton School is celebrating outstanding A Level results. The Girls' Division set new records in terms of the number...

  • Outstanding A Level Results 2009

    Bolton School is celebrating outstanding A Level results. The Girls' Division set new records in terms of the number...

  • Howzat? Flintoff at Bolton School

    Andrew Flintoff took time off from bowling out the Aussies to visit his Cricket Academy at Bolton School. The England...

  • Prizes and Advice from Lads and Girls Club CEO

    The Chief Executive of Bolton Lads and Girls Club, Jeremy Glover MBE, was this year's special guest at Bolton School's...

  • Mrs Critchley's Amazing Career

    Mrs Kathryn Critchley said a sad goodbye to Bolton School after 35 years of service to the Girls' Division. A ceremony was held...

  • Sweet Sale Raises Hundreds for Charity

    The Junior School of Bolton School Girls' Division has raised several hundred pounds for charity with a non uniform day and...

  • Combined Athletics Team are Junior Champions

    Bolton School Junior Boys and Junior Girls combined their talents and gave an outstanding athletics performance despite...

  • Combined Juniors are Athletic Champions

    Bolton School Junior Boys and Junior Girls combined their talents and gave an outstanding athletics performance despite...

  • Students Celebrate Oxbridge Offers (1)

    Seventeen students from Bolton School's Sixth Form have been celebrating, having received offers to study at Oxford and Cambridge...

  • Students Celebrate Oxbridge Offers (1)

    Seventeen students from Bolton School's Sixth Form have been celebrating, having received offers to study at Oxford and Cambridge...

  • Sixth Form Learn to Negotiate

    Sixth Form students from both the Girls' Division and the Boys' Division of Bolton School attended a talk aimed at giving them...

  • Sixth Form Learn to Negotiate

    Sixth Form students from both the Girls' Division and the Boys' Division of Bolton School attended a talk aimed at giving them...

  • Bolton School's Got Artistic Talent

    Sixth Form students from the both the Girls' and Boys' Divisions saw their A Level art work exhibited at the University of...

  • Year 6 Boys are The Best at Being Bad

    Year 6 boys at Bolton School have been working hard rehearsing for their drama production of hit youth musical Bugsy Malone....

  • Fancy Dress Fun Run for Bolton Hospice

    Bolton School Junior Boys' School is hoping to raise around £6,000 for Bolton Hospice through their annual Fun Run in...

  • Bolton School in Bridgewater Hall Sellout

    "Bolton School is about so much more than just an education and a fantastic performance like tonight's brings home what an...

  • Year 6 Girls Shake up Shakespeare

    Year 6 girls at Bolton School have been working hard to re-enact and reinterpret eight short scenes from Shakespeare's Romeo...

  • Fashion Show Raises Money for Meningitis Trust

    A grand sum of £1,500 was raised for the Meningitis Trust at the Bolton School Fashion Show. The show, where models from Years 7...

  • New School Offers Best of Both Worlds

    Bolton School pupils and staff celebrated as they moved into their new, state-of-the-art infants' school. Each year group...

  • Pupils Enjoying Their New School

    On 1 June 2009, pupils and staff moved into their new state-of-the-art school. View a gallery of images of pupils enjoying...

  • Junior Boys Enjoy £1.5M Refurbishment

    Pupils and staff at Bolton School Boys' Division Junior School on Park Road are now benefiting from their refurbished and...

  • A Brand New School for Junior Girls

    Bolton School is delighted to announce the building of a new school for Junior Girls, aged 7 to 11 years. The School's...

  • Creative Juices Flow in Key 103 Challenge

    Seven boys and eight girls from Bolton School's Year 12 took part in the Key 103 Challenge. Working in two mixed groups,...

  • Creative Juices Flow in Key 103 Challenge

    Seven boys and eight girls from Bolton School's Year 12 took part in the Key 103 Challenge. Working in two mixed groups,...

  • Sixth Formers to enjoy Leverhulme Trust Funding

    Bolton School is celebrating having secured further bursary funding from The Leverhulme Trust. The money will be used to...

  • Sixth Formers to enjoy Leverhulme Trust Funding

    Bolton School is celebrating having secured further bursary funding from The Leverhulme Trust. The money will be used to...

  • Boys Reach National Swimming Final

    Four Year 6 boys at Bolton School Junior Boys have recorded success at the North-West Swimming (Relay) Championship held...

  • Boys' Coast to Coast Adventure

    Easter 2009 saw Bolton School Outdoor Pursuits offer a new extra-curricular activity for boys - the Coast to Coast...

  • Jolly Green Dragons

    Four Bolton School Sixth Form students have made successful pitches to an eco-dragons' den panel made up of powerful...

  • Record Breaking Rachel's Olympic Dream

    Rachel Flanders, who last year became the youngest person ever to row the Atlantic, now has her sights firmly set on rowing for...

  • Hundreds Raised on Red Nose Day

    The Junior Department of Bolton School Girls' Division raised £631 for Comic Relief through wearing silly socks, selling...

  • Junior Girls' School hosts AJIS Netball Tournament

    Once again the Junior Department of Bolton School Girls' Division has played host to the annual Association of...

  • Business Competition is Best Ever

    Success on a Plate for Easychef Imagine, through a couple of clicks, having the exact ingredients delivered to your door in...

  • Success on a Plate for Easychef

    Imagine, through a couple of clicks, having the exact ingredients delivered to your door in order for you to execute...

  • Farewell to Beech House Open Afternoon

    It was an emotional afternoon at Beech House as past pupils, staff and parents attended the Farewell to Beech House...

  • Girls Celebrate World Book Day

    Year 6 girls helped everyone in the Junior School to celebrate World Book Day 2009 with their drama performances in the...

  • Charity Effort for CLAPA

    Bolton School Junior Boys' Bad Tie Day on 13 March has raised £293.45 for CLAPA, the organisation that offers support to...

  • 1st and 2nd in Cross Country Championship

    On a real cross country evening of wind, rain and lots of mud, the two Bolton School Junior Boys' teams performed...

  • Sixth Formers in Stunning Production of Hamlet

    Actors from the Sixth Forms of the Girls' and Boys' Divisions have delivered a stunning performance of Hamlet at Bolton...

  • Keen Beanz Mean Business

    Keen Beanz Mean Business! Keen Beanz, a team of six Year 12 girls from Bolton School, has won this year's Bolton's Young...

  • Sixth Formers in Stunning Production of Hamlet

    Actors from the Sixth Forms of the Girls' and Boys' Divisions have delivered a stunning performance of Hamlet at Bolton...

  • School Artists Express Themselves

    Nine pupils from the Girls' Division of Bolton School are to have their artistic masterpieces published in the first...

  • Students celebrate Oxbridge offers

    Seventeen students from Bolton School's Sixth Form have been celebrating, having received offers to study at Oxford...

  • School Tops North-West's Independent Schools' League Table

    A league of independent schools in the North-West, published by the Manchester Evening News, has ranked Bolton School at the...

  • Students Celebrate Oxbridge Offers

    Seventeen students from Bolton School's Sixth Form have been celebrating, having received offers to study at Oxford...

  • Students Celebrate Oxbridge Offers

    Seventeen students from Bolton School's Sixth Form have been celebrating, having received offers to study at Oxford...

  • Girls' Holocaust Memorial Honour

    Five Sixth Formers from Bolton School Girls' Division are to take part in this year's Holocaust Memorial Day Service on...

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