News for 2013

  • International Hockey Plans for Old Girl

    Old Girl Hannah Pike was well-known for her sporting achievements during her time at School, and her passion for hockey has...

  • Santa Claus is Coming to Town

    On the last day of term, Beech House had a very special visit from Santa Claus! Arriving on his vintage bus all the way from...

  • Christmas Puddings and Biscuits Challenge is Met

    After two and a half weeks that has really stretched the entrepreneurial skills of two teams led by Sixth Form students, Bolton...

  • Christmas Puddings and Biscuits Challenge is Met

    After two and a half weeks that has really stretched the entrepreneurial skills of two teams led by Sixth Form students, Bolton...

  • Boys' Division Autumn 2013 Newsletter

    Bolton School Boys' Division newsletter for Autumn 2013.   Please click here to view the publication.

  • Ceremony of Carols Welcomes Yuletide

    The Girls' Division opened its doors on a chilly winter's evening for the Ceremony of Carols. The evening began in solemn...

  • Joyous Christmas Celebration in the Victoria Hall

    As a result of standing-room only audiences at past Christmas concerts this year’s Boys’ Division Christmas Festival was held in...

  • Traditional Victorian Christmas for Year 6

    Hesketh House turned back the clock for pupils in Year 6 this week. The girls were transported to the main hall - and back in...

  • Chess Success for World Class Players

    Mahima Raghavendra, a Year 6 student with a flair for chess, has flown out to the United Arab Emirates to represent England U11s...

  • Sponsored Silence Benefits Cash for Kids' Toys Appeal

    Bolton School Year 7 girls have raised a staggering £2404.90 from a day-long sponsored silence which will benefit radio station...

  • Chess Success for World Class Players

    Sharon Daniel, a Year 7 student with a flair for chess, has flown out to the United Arab Emirates to represent England U11s in...

  • International Hockey Plans for Old Girl

    Old Girl Hannah Pike was well-known for her sporting achievements during her time at school, and her passion for hockey has...

  • Pupils Bring Christmas Cheer To Hilton Hotel Guests

    Last Saturday evening, Senior Boys’ Division band the Parallel Oreos visited the Hilton Hotel in Manchester to put on a special...

  • Pupils Bring Christmas Cheer To Hilton Hotel Guests

    Last Saturday evening, twenty-two girls from Years 5 and 6 visited the Hilton Hotel in Manchester to put on a special Christmas...

  • Year 2 Nativity A Huge Success

    Year 2 pupils at Beech House have enjoyed a really successful nativity production. The show was called "Is there a baby in...

  • Boys' Support for Macmillan Cancer Support

    Rose Tipton, Macmillan Cancer Support Fundraising Manager for Greater Manchester, visited the School to collect a cheque for...

  • Pantomime Fun For Year 6 Girls

    On Thursday and Friday, Year 6 Hesketh House girls visited the Senior Girls' school for a practical Drama workshop. The genre of...

  • Christmas Nativity Service

    The Junior Girls treated parents and family members to a lovely performance at their Christmas Carol Service in the Senior Girls’...

  • Wear a Christmas Jumper Day for Save the Children

    Staff and students across the Senior School donned their Christmas jumpers for a fun day to raise funds for Save the Children;...

  • Sixth Formers Lead Urban Outreach Campaign

    Two Sixth Form teams of girls and boys are leading a campaign to raise funds to buy 600 Christmas puddings and 600 variety packs...

  • Wear a Christmas Jumper Day for Save the Children

    The Sixth Form Boys joined the Girls' Senior School students and staff in donning their Christmas jumpers for a fun day to raise...

  • Sixth Formers Lead Urban Outreach Campaign

    Two Sixth Form teams of girls and boys are leading a campaign to raise funds to buy 600 Christmas puddings and 600 variety packs...

  • Junior Voices Ring Out in Boys Great Hall

    Harmonious singing and strong, clear reflections and readings by Junior Boys at Bolton School brought joy to an audience of...

  • Mock Law Trial

    Our involvement in this year’s Mock Law Trial Competition proved to be our most successful to date. Not only did we defeat...

  • The Flash-Bang Show

    Every December Bolton School hosts a Christmas lecture which is organised by the Manchester and District local section of the...

  • Derian House Benefits from School Walk

    Year 10 boys raised £1,845 during the Bolton School sponsored walk from school to Rivington Pike and back during the summer...

  • The Flash-Bang Show

    Every December Bolton School hosts a Christmas lecture which is organised by the Manchester and District local section of the...

  • Mock Law Trial

    Our involvement in this year’s Mock Law Trial Competition proved to be our most successful to date. Not only did we defeat...

  • Classical Guitar Quartet Perform at Manchester Cathedral

    The Boys’ Division Classical Guitar Quartet took part in the NSPCC’s ‘Carols by Candlelight’ held at Manchester Cathedral. The...

  • Salvation Army Benefits from Largesse of Catering Departments

    Bolton School Catering Department has been collecting food hampers for The Salvation Army in Bolton. Throughout November, staff...

  • Over £1,000 Raised for The British Heart Foundation

    Year 8 boys in Bolton School Boys’ Division have raised £1,045 for the British Heart Foundation.  The money was raised after a...

  • Salvation Army Benefits from Largesse of Catering Departments

    Bolton School Catering Department has been collecting food hampers for The Salvation Army in Bolton. Throughout November, staff...

  • Christmas Presents from Beech House Children

    Bolton School Infants have been collecting toys which will be distributed to under-privileged children in the Bolton area, to...

  • School’s Strictly Evening

    There was much glamour, glitz and fun as the School’s Strictly Club delivered a “Strictly Dance Social Evening” to a large...

  • School’s Strictly Evening

    There was much glamour, glitz and fun as the School’s Strictly Club delivered a “Strictly Dance Social Evening” to a large...

  • Christmas Comes Early for Girls’ Division Football

    The Girls’ Division football team was pleased to open their first Christmas present earlier this term. Steve Gustard, the...

  • School’s Strictly Evening

    There was much glamour, glitz and fun as the School’s Strictly Club delivered a “Strictly Dance Social Evening” to a large...

  • School’s Strictly Evening

    There was much glamour, glitz and fun as the School’s Strictly Club delivered a “Strictly Dance Social Evening” to a large...

  • £1,000 Raised for When You Wish Upon a Star

    Year 8 boys at Bolton School have raised £1,000 for North-West charity, When You Wish Upon a Star.  A delighted Jen Hughes,...

  • Boys’ Aim to Name a Guide Dog Puppy

    Boys’ Division Year 7 pupils have been given an insight into the charity work undertaken by Guide Dogs UK as part of their SPACE...

  • Prestigious Deloitte Gap Year Scholar Scheme Place for Nadia

    Bolton School Year 13 student Nadia Barabash has been offered a place on the prestigious Deloitte Gap Year Scholar Scheme....

  • It’s official: Children Love Books!

    If the sign up rate for the Bolton Children’s Fiction Award is anything to go by then, contrary to common perceptions, today’s...

  • Young Minds Enjoy a Taste of the Classics

    Able and talented pupils from fourteen local primary schools have enjoyed a day at Bolton School studying the Classics. Year 6...

  • It’s official: Children Love Books!

    If the sign up rate for the Bolton Children’s Fiction Award is anything to go by then, contrary to common perceptions, today’s...

  • Young Minds Enjoy a Taste of the Classics

    Able and talented pupils from fourteen local primary schools have enjoyed a day at Bolton School studying the Classics. Year 6...

  • Boys’ Division Percussion Ensemble

    The Boys’ Division Percussion Ensemble directed by Mr Forgrieve, gave their usual outstanding performance to the Junior pupils at...

  • Movember Moustaches!

    Bolton School Boys’ Division teachers have been raising money and awareness for Prostate Cancer UK by growing moustaches for...

  • Movember Moustaches!

    Bolton School Girls’ Division teachers have been raising money and awareness for Prostate Cancer UK by growing moustaches for...

  • The GSA: Specialists in Girls’ Education

    Bolton School Girls’ Division belongs to the Girls’ School Association (GSA), which held its annual conference last week in...

  • Riya Sings for Mayor and Mayoress

    Having heard Year 11 pupil Riya Kalhan singing in a concert the Mayoress requested the Bolton School pupil sing at a Rotary Club...

  • World Champion Old Boy Donates Shirt to School

    Old Boy Chris Eatough (Class of 1993), has donated to School his US National Champions’ jersey, which he won in 2005 for 24 hour...

  • World Champion Old Boy Donates Shirt to School

    Chris Eatough, who attended Bolton School has donated his US National Champions’ jersey, which he won in 2005 for 24 hour...

  • School Stars in Last Tango in Halifax Again!

    Bolton School is, once again, being utilised as the school at which Sarah Lancashire’s character, the Headmistress in The Last...

  • Viva Espana for Year 10 Girls

    Year 10 girls studying GCSE Spanish at Bolton School enjoyed a Spanish class with a difference when they enjoyed a tapas banquet...

  • School Stars in Last Tango in Halifax Again!

    Bolton School is, once again, being utilised as the school at which Sarah Lancashire’s character, the Headmistress in The Last...

  • Science on the Move

    Lab in a Lorry, a mobile Science lab for young people which is currently touring the Norh-West, has made its way to Bolton...

  • Poetry Reciting Competition

    Tuesday 26th November saw the English Department's annual Poetry Recital Competition finals take place in the Great Hall. Each...

  • Science on the Move

    Lab in a Lorry, a mobile Science lab for young people which is currently touring the Norh-West, has made its way to Bolton...

  • Local Year 11s Enjoy Languages’ Morning

    Keen Year 11 Languages’ students from local schools joined Bolton School pupils for a Saturday morning of Modern Foreign...

  • Local Year 11s Enjoy Languages’ Morning

    Keen Year 11 Languages’ students from local schools joined Bolton School pupils for a Saturday morning of Modern Foreign...

  • Students Take Over for the Day

    Over 60 Girls' Division Year 13 students and staff took part in the Children's Commissioner’s Children and Young People’s...

  • A Kitemark of Global Quality

    The HMC, of which the Boys’ Division is a member school, has just released a new promotional video espousing the qualities of the...

  • A Lesson in Wood-turning

    Nikos Siragas an artistic wood-turner and carver from Rethymno, Crete visited Bolton School to give a fascinating lesson on...

  • A Lesson in Wood-turning

    Nikos Siragas an artistic wood-turner and carver from Rethymno, Crete visited Bolton School to give a fascinating lesson on...

  • Sixth Form Learns about Links Between Accent and Identity

    Girls’ Division Sixth Form students enjoyed an absorbing presentation by Dr Alex Baratta from the University of Manchester about...

  • Award for Super-mum Stacy

    Bolton School Infant School Nursery Nurse, Stacy McKee, has had her “super-mum” efforts rewarded by winning a Personal...

  • Students Learn of a Future Powered by Fusion

    Dr Melanie Windridge returned to Bolton School to present a fascinating lecture entitled “Power in the Future, the Physics of...

  • Boys Help City of Manchester to Water-Polo Victory

    Year 8, 9 and 10 pupils from Bolton School Boys’ Division have excelled as they represented the City of Manchester in the Academy...

  • Students Learn of a Future Powered by Fusion

    Dr Melanie Windridge returned to Bolton School to present a fascinating lecture entitled “Power in the Future, the Physics of...

  • Charities Benefit from Bigger and Better Christmas Fair! (1)

    This year’s Bolton School Old Girls’ Association Charity Christmas Market was bigger and better than ever. The new Riley Sixth...

  • School Wins Water-Polo President’s Trophy Again!

    The School hosted and won this year’s national water-polo President’s Trophy Tournament. The under 13s’ water polo team competed...

  • Boys Sixth Form Pupil is a Champ!

    Bolton School Sixth Form pupil Andrew Keat overcame 150 other local boys to win the U18s’ Bolton Schools’ Cross Country...

  • Students Enjoy Insights into Nuclear Energy

    Sixth Form students enjoyed the latest in a series of Science-based lectures when Dr John Roberts, School of Physics and...

  • School Swim Team’s Amazing Record

    The Bolton School Swim Team has not lost in a competition for the past 3 years. This has included competitive swimming galas...

  • A Night for Jennifer (1)

    The Jennifer Charity, founded by Graham and James Edgington, held a fund-raising dinner at the Last Drop Hotel on Saturday, 16th...

  • Charities Benefit from Bigger and Better Christmas Fair

    This year’s Bolton School Old Girls’ Christmas Market was bigger and better than ever! The new Riley Sixth Form Centre offered...

  • A Night for Jennifer

    The Jennifer Charity, founded by Graham and James Edgington, held a fund-raising dinner at the Last Drop Hotel on Saturday, 16th...

  • Stunning Range of Talent on Show at Girls’ Concert

    This year’s Autumn Concert showcased the depth and breadth of musical talent within the Girls’ Division at Bolton School.  The...

  • Joint Chamber Choir Sings for Charity (1)

    The Joint Chamber Choir, directed by Mrs Whitmore and Mr Ainscough, gave a superb performance at the annual fund raising concert...

  • Joint Chamber Choir Sings for Charity

    The Joint Chamber Choir, directed by Mrs Whitmore and Mr Ainscough, gave a superb performance at the annual fund raising concert...

  • MFL Day Awakens Love of Languages

    This year’s Bolton School Modern Foreign Languages’ (MFL) Day for local primary school children was bigger than ever in the range...

  • MFL Day Awakens Love of Languages

    This year’s Bolton School Modern Foreign Languages’ (MFL) Day for local primary school children was bigger than ever in the range...

  • MFL Day Awakens Love of Languages

    This year’s Bolton School Modern Foreign Languages’ (MFL) Day for local primary school children was bigger than ever in the range...

  • Young Shakespeare Company Inspires Girls

    On Thursday afternoon, Year 5 and 6 pupils were treated to a thrilling and innovative interpretation of the Shakespearean drama,...

  • Exhibition of Year 6 William Morris Wallpaper Art

    Do visit the Market Place in Bolton. In the lead up to Christmas, an exhibition of artwork produced by last year’s Year 6 pupils...

  • MFL Day Awakens Love of Languages

    This year’s Bolton School Modern Foreign Languages’ (MFL) Day for local primary school children was bigger than ever in the range...

  • Old Boys Learn of Battlefields’ Trip

    Former pupils at the Old Boltonians’ Association lunch were captivated by Paul Greenhalgh, a Year 12 student, who gave a...

  • Disability Ski Instruction for Sixth Formers (1) (1)

    Sixth Form boys and girls from Bolton School have been undergoing intensive training in order to be able to assist in delivering...

  • Disability Ski Instruction for Sixth Formers

    Sixth Form boys and girls from Bolton School have been undergoing intensive training in order to be able to assist in delivering...

  • Christmas Shoeboxes to Uganda

    Bolton School Girls' Division has taken part in ’Operation Christmas Child’, which is the world’s largest children’s Christmas...

  • Boys' Division Remembrance Assembly

    Students and staff from Bolton School Boys’ Division attended a Remembrance Day Assembly to commemorate soldiers who fought in...

  • Old and Young Mark Armistice Day

    Over 40 Old Girls returned to Bolton School Girls’ Division and joined pupils and staff for their Armistice Service, held in the...

  • Old Boys Learn of Battlefields’ Trip

    At the Old Boltonians’ Association lunch in mid-November, Old Boys were captivated by Paul Greenhalgh, a Year 12 student, who...

  • Iman’s Comic Relief Busk

    Bolton School Year 11 pupil singer songwriter Iman Orths will be singing live this Friday for Children in Need outside the BBC...

  • Old and Young Mark Armistice Day

    On Monday 13th November, over 40 Old Girls returned to Bolton School Girls’ Division to join pupils and staff for an Armistice...

  • School Hosts Regional Final of the National Chess Team Challenge

    Bolton School played host to the regional final of the National Chess Team Challenge for Secondary Schools. Seven schools took...

  • Good Schools Guide Awards for Russian and German Departments

    The Russian and German Departments at Bolton School Boys’ Division have each received a prestigious Good Schools' Guide Award for...

  • School Hosts Regional Final of the National Chess Team Challenge

    Bolton School played host to the regional final of the National Chess Team Challenge for Secondary Schools. Seven schools took...

  • Good Schools Guide Awards for Russian and German Departments

    The Russian and German Departments at Bolton School Boys’ Division have each received a prestigious Good Schools' Guide Award for...

  • Gisle Krogseth Gives Lunchtime Guitar Recital at Bolton School

    Gisle Krogseth gave a free lunchtime Classical Guitar Recital/Lecture at Bolton School Arts Centre today. Gisle is a leading...

  • Gisle Krogseth Gives Lunchtime Guitar Recital at Bolton School

    Gisle Krogseth gave a free lunchtime Classical Guitar Recital/Lecture at Bolton School Arts Centre today. Gisle is a leading...

  • Lauren is Shining Example of Disability Snow Sports

    Lauren Cooper, daughter of Bolton School Chemistry teacher, Steven Cooper, was presented with the Disabled Sports Achiever Award...

  • BBC Careers Advice from Old Girl

    Former Girls’ Division pupil Lizzie Foster returned to Bolton School to speak to Year 12 students about her career at the BBC, as...

  • BBC Careers Advice from Old Girl

    Former Girls’ Division pupil Lizzie Foster returned to Bolton School to speak to Year 12 students about her Career at the BBC, as...

  • Old Girl Has First Novel Published

    Former Bolton School Girls’ Division pupil, Melissa Bailey (1982-1989), has released her first novel - The Medici Mirror. The...

  • Old Girl Has First Novel Published

    Former pupil of Bolton School Girls’ Division, Melissa Bailey, has released her first novel - The Medici Mirror. The book is...

  • Advice From Top Employers and Universities at Bolton School Careers and HE...

    Hundreds of GCSE and A level students from across the borough attended the Bolton School Careers and Higher Education Convention,...

  • Advice From Top Employers and Universities at Bolton School Careers and HE...

    Hundreds of GCSE and A level students from across the borough attended the Bolton School Careers and Higher Education Convention,...

  • Girls' Division Magazine 2013

    Please have a look at the most recent Girls' Division Magazine of 2013

  • Advice From Top Employers and Universities at Bolton School Careers and HE...

    Hundreds of GCSE and A level students from across the borough attended the Bolton School Careers and Higher Education Convention,...

  • Advice From Top Employers and Universities at Bolton School Careers and HE...

    Hundreds of GCSE and A level students from across the borough attended the Bolton School Careers and Higher Education Convention,...

  • Bolton School Proud to Sponsor Young Achiever Award

    The heroes of Bolton and Bury were crowned at the 2013 Tower FM Awards in association with Tesco, and Bolton School were proud to...

  • Girls Selected for Lancashire Lacrosse

    A number of girls from Bolton School Girls’ Division, across a range of age groups, have been selected to play lacrosse for...

  • Reunion Brings Together Former Staff

    Bolton School Girls’ Division held a reunion that brought together over 30 former members of staff. Guests enjoyed coffee in the...

  • Bolton School Proud to Sponsor Young Achiever Award

    The heroes of Bolton and Bury were crowned at the 2013 Tower FM Awards in association with Tesco, and Bolton School were proud to...

  • Food and Drink Festival is a Tasty Affair

    A food and drink festival hosted by Bolton School proved to be a very tasty affair. The event was organised by Junior Boys’...

  • Pupils Take On World Marathon Challenge

    Bolton School pupils joined around 20,000 children in over 50 countries across the world to compete in the World Marathon...

  • Boys Selected For ISFA North Squads

    Bolton School has continued its strong links with ISFA this year with four boys being selected for the ISFA north representative...

  • Healthy Eating on the Menu at Hesketh House

    Once again pupils at Hesketh House enjoyed an afternoon of healthy eating with the H Factor. The girls took part in the annual...

  • Pupils Take On World Marathon Challenge

    Bolton School pupils joined around 20,000 children in over 50 countries across the world to compete in the World Marathon...

  • Girls Enjoy Solving World Issues

    Year 8-13 pupils at Bolton School Girls’ Division have been enjoying learning about and discussing international issues in their...

  • U15s Are Bolton Netball Champions

    Bolton School Girls’ Division U15 netball team were convincing winners of the Bolton Schools' Tournament scoring an impressive 80...

  • Boys Selected For ISFA North Squads

    Bolton School has continued its strong links with ISFA this year with four boys being selected for the ISFA north representative...

  • Girls Enjoy Solving World Issues

    Year 8-13 pupils at Bolton School Girls’ Division have been enjoying learning about and discussing international issues in their...

  • Rhiannon Selected to Represent Lancashire at Rugby

    Congratulations to Rhiannon Fox-Rothwell in the Lower Sixth who has been selected once again to represent Lancashire Under 18...

  • Record Number of Enquirers at Open Morning

    This year's Open Morning was one of the busiest ever with a record number of enquirers creating a great buzz around the campus....

  • Record Number of Enquirers at Open Morning

    This year's Open Morning was one of the busiest ever with a record number of enquirers creating a great buzz around the campus....

  • Record Number of Enquirers at Open Morning

    This year's Open Morning was one of the busiest ever with a record number of enquirers creating a great buzz around the campus....

  • Year 7 Showcase Musical Talents

    Year 7 pupils at Bolton School Girls’ Division put on a dazzling concert, showcasing the wide range of musical talents in the...

  • Boys Debate Their Way to Regional Finals

    Bolton School boys have defeated local rivals to progress to the Regional Finals of the prestigious Debating Matters...

  • Historic Moment for 19th Bolton School Scout Group

    Wednesday evening saw the first group of Beavers formally initiated into the 19th Bolton School Scout Group. The Beaver Scouts,...

  • Old Boy Andrew Signs for Sale Sharks

    A two-year contract to become part of Sale Sharks full time academy will take the rugby career of former Bolton School pupil,...

  • Former Pupil Andrew Signs for Sale Sharks

    A two-year contract to become part of Sale Sharks' full time academy will take the rugby career of former Bolton School pupil,...

  • Bryan Appleyard Returns to Bolton School for Tillotson Lecture

    Old Boy Bryan Appleyard (1959-1969), successful journalist and author, returned to his former school to speak at the prestigious...

  • Old Boy Roger is Star of Stage and Screen

    Roger Morlidge (1981-1988) is one of a large number of Bolton School pupils who have gone on to become stars of stage and screen,...

  • Almost 200 Old Boys and Girls Reunite

    On Saturday 5th October, almost 200 Old Boys and Old Girls from the classes of 1963, 1973, 1983, 1993 and 2003 joined with former...

  • Record Number of Enquirers at Open Morning

    This year's Open Morning was one of the busiest ever with a record number of enquirers creating a great buzz around the campus....

  • Record Number of Enquirers at Open Morning

    This year's Open Morning was one of the busiest ever with a record number of enquirers creating a great buzz around the campus....

  • Bryan Appleyard Returns to Bolton School for Tillotson Lecture

    Old Boy Bryan Appleyard, successful journalist and author, returned to his former school to speak at the prestigious Marcus...

  • Over 450 Primary Pupils Take Part in Cross Country

    Over 450 local primary school girls and boys created a wonderful sight as they set off on their cross country run on The Levels,...

  • Bryan Appleyard Returns to Bolton School for Tillotson Lecture

    Old Boy Bryan Appleyard, successful journalist and author, returned to his former school to speak at the prestigious Marcus...

  • Neon Day is a Glowing Success!

    Pupils in the Senior Girls' School have raised over £400 towards sponsoring their third guide dog! The girls already sponsor two...

  • Over 450 Primary Pupils Take Part in Cross Country

    Over 450 local primary school girls and boys created a wonderful sight as they set off on their cross country run on The Levels,...

  • Old Boy Roger is Star of Stage and Screen

    Former Boys’ Division pupil Roger Morlidge is one of a large number of Bolton School pupils who have gone on to become stars of...

  • U12 Water Polo Team are Bolton and District Cup Winners

    The Bolton School U12 Water Polo team are the Bolton and District U12 Cup winners! The team came from 4-2 down against...

  • Pupils Enjoy a Day of STEM Challenges

    Year 8 and 9 pupils from Bolton School Girls’ and Boys’ Divisions took part in a whole day STEM (science technology engineering...

  • Girls Shine at Star Ball

    A choir of 30 girls from year 7 to year 13 were invited to sing to a packed audience at the Star Ball Hilton Hotel on Saturday...

  • Pupils Enjoy a Day of STEM Challenges

    Year 8 and 9 pupils from Bolton School Girls’ and Boys’ Divisions took part in a whole day STEM (science technology engineering...

  • Sophie is Awarded Prestigious Engineering Scholarship

    Recent leaver, Sophie Bolton (Class of 2013) has been awarded the Lloyd’s Register Foundation Arkwright Undergraduate...

  • Golf Day Helps Fund Future Generations

    Despite the rain, Old Boltonians and their friends have once again made a significant contribution to the School's Bursary Fund...

  • Almost 200 Old Boys and Girls Reunite

    Almost 200 Old Boys and Old Girls joined with former staff and their guests for a Bolton School Reunion held at the...

  • Almost 200 Old Boys and Girls Reunite

    Almost 200 Old Boys and Old Girls joined with former staff and their guests for a Bolton School Reunion held at the...

  • Live CERN Link Up Explores Frontiers of Physics

    Bolton School, in partnership with the Ogden Trust, played host to the Frontiers of Physics lectures, which brought together over...

  • Award Winning Author Launches Bolton Children’s Fiction Book Award

    Bolton School welcomed author and Brit Writers’ Award Winner, Sufiya Ahmed, to officially launch a new initiative supported by...

  • New George Lancashire Bursary for Eccles Pupils

    The George Lancashire Bursary honours a former teacher and entitles a gifted pupil (aged 11+) from the Eccles area to a partially...

  • Live CERN Link Up Explores Frontiers of Physics

    Bolton School, in partnership with the Ogden Trust, played host to the Frontiers of Physics lectures, which brought together over...

  • Award Winning Author Launches Bolton Children’s Fiction Book Award

    Bolton School welcomed author and Brit Writers’ Award Winner, Sufiya Ahmed, to officially launch a new initiative supported by...

  • New George Lancashire Bursary for Eccles Pupils

    The George Lancashire Bursary honours a former teacher and entitles a gifted pupil (aged 11+) from the Eccles area to a partially...

  • Prestigious Sport Awards for Bolton School Pupils

    Bolton School pupils Haseeb Hameed and Nalisha Patel were honoured at the 2013 BoSPAA Sports Awards. Nalisha, a year 11 pupil in...

  • Making Maths Fun for Primary Pupils

    Bolton School hosted its annual Maths Challenge for local Primary Schools to help get young people involved in Maths in a fun...

  • Boys off to a Flying Start in English Schools' Water Polo

    The U18 Boys’ Division Water polo team won all the games in their group to make it through the first round of English Schools’...

  • Girls Become Performance Poets for National Poetry Day

    Year 6 pupils at Hesketh House assumed the role of Performance Poets on National Poetry Day. The girls recited poems on the...

  • Prestigious Sport Awards for Bolton School Pupils

    Bolton School pupils Nalisha Patel and Haseeb Hameed were honoured at the BoSPAA Sports Awards. Nalisha, a year 11 pupil in the...

  • Girls to Perform at the Star Ball at the Hilton

    35 girls from Bolton School Girls’ Division will be performing at a spectacular star studded event at the Hilton Manchester...

  • Making Maths Fun for Primary Pupils

    Bolton School hosted its annual Maths Challenge for local Primary Schools to help get young people involved in Maths in a fun...

  • Girls Access All Areas on Reebok Stadium Tour

    Year 7 and 8 girls at Bolton School, who completed a level 2 football training skills course earlier in the year, were treated to...

  • Thea Called into Regional Water Polo Squad

    Year 8 water polo player, Thea Simpson, has been selected for the regional squad for water polo after performing well at the...

  • Georgina Selected for Regional EXCEL Netball Squad

    Year 10 pupil Georgina Owen in has been selected for the Under 17 Regional EXCEL netball squad - a high performance squad which...

  • County Netball Selection for Girls

    Sixth Form students Ellena Owen and Sarah Richards have been selected to represent Cheshire County U18 Netball squad for the...

  • Introduction to Ball Skills for Beech House Pupils

    Beech House pupils joined over 60 Year 1 and 2 pupils from eight other local primary schools from across the region to take part...

  • Boys Pass on Harvest Gifts to St Luke's Drop In Centre

    Bolton School Junior Boys celebrated Harvest by joining with parents for the annual Harvest festival in aid of the Drop-in Centre...

  • Introduction to Ball Skills for Primaries

    Over 70 Year 1 and 2 pupils from nine local primary schools from across the region took part in a Ball Skills Festival at Bolton...

  • Sophie is Awarded Prestigious Engineering Scholarship

    Recent leaver, Sophie Bolton, who was in the Class of 2013, has been awarded the Lloyd’s Register Foundation Arkwright...

  • Concert Band are Tickled Pink to Raise Money

    Members of the Bolton School Concert Band performed at the Burnden Park Asda on Saturday to help raise money for Tickled...

  • Teachers Get Papped for European Day of Languages

    Thursday 26th September marked European Day of Languages, a time to celebrate the 6,000+ languages spoken around the world,...

  • Concert Band are Tickled Pink to Raise Money

    Members of the Bolton School Concert Band performed at the Burnden Park Asda on Saturday to help raise money for Tickled...

  • Sailor Matthew Raises £1105 to Help Save Church

    Year 7 Sailor, Matthew Kyle, took to the waves to help pay for expensive repairs to his gran’s church - and raised more than...

  • Science in Healthcare Lecture Enjoyed by Pupils, Parents and Staff

    GCSE and A level students, their parents, staff and friends of the School enjoyed a fascinating insight into the work of a...

  • Bolton Schools Stand Up for farmers on Fairtrade Fortnight

    Pupils from seven schools across Bolton have been making a stand for farmers across the world. The event, organised by Bolton...

  • Choirs to Sing at NSPCC Star Ball

    Bolton School Girls’ Division choirs have been invited to perform at the Star Ball at the Manchester Hilton on 5th October 2013....

  • A Level PE Goes from Strength to Strength

    The option of A level PE was first introduced to the boys at Bolton School 6 years ago, and is quickly growing into a popular and...

  • Old Girl Caroline Helps Girls to Aim High

    Year 12 pupils at Bolton School Girls’ Division received expert business tips and motivation from Old Girl Caroline Plumb...

  • Pupils’ Telephone Campaign to Benefit Next Generation

    14 students, who left Bolton School in the Summer, have raised £57,531 to help provide bursaries for future Bolton School...

  • Old Boys' Golf Day Helps Fund Future Generations

    Despite the rain, Old Boltonians and their friends have once again made a significant contribution to the School's Bursary Fund...

  • Year 8 Boys Called into Regional Water Polo Squad

    Year 8 water polo players- Elliot Mathieson, Jack Phillips, Sam Barrett, Kurtis Watson, James Larkin, Jacob Male, Aaron Murray,...

  • Golf Day Helps Fund Future Generations

    Despite the rain, Old Boltonians and their friends have once again made a significant contribution to the School's Bursary Fund...

  • Matthew to Represent North of England at Hockey

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Year 11 pupil, Matthew Potts, has been selected to represent the North of England at Hockey, as the...

  • Girls are Halle Orchestra Stars

    Three Bolton School Girls’ Division pupils have been selected for the Halle Youth Orchestra. Following successful auditions, the...

  • Girls are Halle Orchestra Stars

    Three Bolton School Girls’ Division pupils have been selected for the Halle Youth Orchestra. Following successful auditions, the...

  • Telephone Campaign to Benefit Next Generation

    Fourteen students, who left Bolton School in the Summer, have raised £57,531 to help provide bursaries for future Bolton School...

  • Telephone Campaign to Benefit Next Generation

    Fourteen students, who left Bolton School in the Summer, have raised £57,531 to help provide bursaries for future Bolton School...

  • Boys Present Cheque to RNLI

    Bolton School Junior Boys presented the Bolton Branch of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) with a cheque for...

  • Students Enjoy Residential Engineering Courses

    Several Bolton School students from Year 10 up to the Sixth Form took part in residential courses at Universities around the...

  • Students Enjoy Residential Engineering Courses

    Several Bolton School students from Year 10 up to the Sixth Form took part in residential courses at Universities around the...

  • Old Girl Caroline Plumb Helps Girls to Aim High

    Year 12 pupils at Bolton School Girls’ Division received expert business tips and motivation from Old Girl Caroline Plumb, as...

  • Old Girl to Star in Verdi’s Requiem at Victoria Hall

    Singing sensation, Laurie Ashworth (1991-2001) is set to perform in Verdi's Requiem, at the Victoria Hall, Bolton, on Saturday...

  • Old Boy Arun Releases Third Album

    Bolton School Boys’ Division former pupil, Arun Ghosh (Class of 1995), is set to release his third studio album, A South Asian...

  • Old Girl to Star in Verdi's 'Requiem' at Victoria Hall

    Singing sensation Laurie Ashworth, who left Bolton School in 2001, is set to perform in Verdi's 'Requiem', at the Victoria Hall,...

  • Old Boy Arun Releases Third Album

    Bolton School Boys’ Division former pupil, Arun Ghosh, is set to release his third studio album, ‘A South Asian Suite’. Arun is...

  • Good Wishes, Sound Advice and Celebrations on Presentation Evening

    Quoting Shakespeare’s Polonius in Hamlet, “To thine own self be true”, Professor Jennifer Clack, ScD FRS (Professor and Curator...

  • Girls are British Chess Champions

    Hesketh House officially has the best U10 and U11 girls’ chess players in Britain! Chess prodigies Sharon Daniel and Mahima...

  • Riley Centre Preview Evening

    A special evening preview of the new multi-million pound Riley Sixth Form Centre at Bolton School was enjoyed by donors,...

  • Riley Centre Preview Evening

    A special evening preview of the new multi-million pound Riley Sixth Form Centre at Bolton School was enjoyed by donors,...

  • Autumn Opening for Multi-million Pound Sixth Form Centre

    On the first day of the Autumn Term, Sixth Form students at Bolton School were thrilled to move into their new £7m Riley Sixth...

  • International Water Ski Bronze for Arron

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Year 10 pupil, Arron Davies, travelled to Nemours in France to compete in the 2013 IWWF Water Ski...

  • Autumn Opening for Multi-million Pound Sixth Form Centre

    On the first day of the Autumn Term, Sixth Form students at Bolton School were thrilled to move into their new £7m Riley Sixth...

  • Volunteer Fair Kicks Off Community Involvement

    All Sixth Formers at Bolton School are actively encouraged to get involved in supporting their local communities. As part of...

  • Autumn Opening for Multi-million Pound Sixth Form Centre

    On the first day of the Autumn Term, Sixth Form students at Bolton School were thrilled to move into their new £7m Riley Sixth...

  • Volunteer Fair Kicks Off Community Involvement

    All Sixth Formers at Bolton School are actively encouraged to get involved in supporting their local communities. As part of...

  • Autumn Opening for Multi-million Pound Sixth Form Centre

    On the first day of the Autumn Term, Sixth Form students at Bolton School were thrilled to move into their new £7m Riley Sixth...

  • Bolton School Proud to Sponsor BoSPAA Awards

    Bolton School are proud to be supporting Bolton’s local community by sponsoring the category of ‘Coach of the Year’ at this...

  • Old Girl Katherine Shines on University Challenge

    Former Bolton School Girls’ Division pupil, Katherine Monks, was part of the winning University of Liverpool team on University...

  • Bolton School Proud to Sponsor BoSPAA Awards

    Bolton School are proud to be supporting Bolton’s local community by sponsoring the category of ‘Coach of the Year’ at this...

  • Hockey Training from Top German Player

    Nineteen Bolton School boys (Yrs 9-11) have enjoyed three days of hockey lessons from the first team coach of German side, ETB...

  • Lewis Represents Great Britain at Water Polo

    Year 12 pupil Lewis Daly represented Great Britain at water polo in the European Championship Qualifiers in Istanbul, Turkey in...

  • Haseeb Drafted into England U19 Cricket Squad

    Not only did Bolton School Boys’ Division pupil Haseeb Hameed achieve 3A*s, 4As, 2Bs and a C in his GCSE’s, he also had a busy...

  • Luke Pens Award Winning Story

    Bolton School Boys’ Division pupil and talented writer, Luke Cavanaugh, has penned an award-winning story! Luke’s imaginative...

  • Meet the Junior Girls’ School Head

    Hesketh House, the Junior Girls' School of Bolton School Girls' Division attracts bright and enthusiastic girls aged 7 to 11...

  • Students’ First Look Inside New Sixth Form Centre

    Bolton School’s new multi-million pound Sixth Form Centre is now complete, save for a few final touches, and some lucky students...

  • Students’ First Look Inside New Sixth Form Centre

    Bolton School’s new multi-million pound Sixth Form Centre is now complete, save for a few final touches, and some lucky students...

  • GCSE Celebrations in the Boys' Division

    Pupils, staff and parents at Bolton School Boys’ Division have been celebrating outstanding GCSE results. Two out of every three...

  • GCSE Success for Bolton School Girls

    70.7% of the grades awarded at Bolton School Girls’ Division were A* or A with 33% of grades at A*. Headmistress, Sue Hincks,...

  • A Real Cultural Exchange in Tanzania

    Twelve Year 10 girls experienced the trip of a lifetime when they headed out to East Africa to spend two weeks learning about...

  • A Level Celebrations for Boys

    Boys have been celebrating outstanding A level results; 76.1% of results were A*, A or B, which is an improvement on the previous...

  • Girls Celebrate Outstanding A Level Results

    Students in the Girls’ Division at Bolton School achieved a 100% pass rate at A Level with over half of the grades awarded being...

  • Flintoff Cricket Academy Returns to Bolton School

    Former England Cricketer Dean Headley visited Bolton School to offer his coaching tips, enthusiasm and wisdom to boys and girls...

  • Former Pupils Receive Distinguished Friends of Oxford Awards

    Two former Bolton School pupils have been recognised as Distinguished Friends of Oxford. Judith Hibbert and Robert Kay each...

  • Former Pupils Receive Distinguished Friends of Oxford Awards

    Two former Bolton School pupils have been recognised as Distinguished Friends of Oxford. Judith Hibbert and Robert Kay each...

  • Pupils Remember Old Boys at First World War Battlefields

    During the summer holidays, thirty-nine Bolton School boys from years 9 to 11 took part in a History trip to the First World War...

  • Pupils Remember Old Boys at First World War Battlefields

    During the summer holidays, thirty-nine Bolton School boys from Years 9 to 11 took part in a History trip to the First World War...

  • Houses Go Head to Head on Sports Day

    The Bolton School Junior Boys’ School enjoyed glorious sunshine for their annual Sports Day. Boys took part in 80m, 150m and...

  • 2000 Pupils to Receive iPads

    Over 2000 children at Bolton School will be given an iPad by Autumn 2014, making it one of the biggest school iPad issues in the...

  • 2000 Pupils to Receive iPads

    Over 2000 children at Bolton School will be given an iPad by Autumn 2014, making it one of the biggest school iPad issues in the...

  • 2000 Pupils to Receive iPads

    Over 2000 children at Bolton School will be given an iPad by Autumn 2014, making it one of the biggest school iPad issues in the...

  • 2000 Pupils to Receive iPads

    Over 2000 children at Bolton School will be given an iPad by Autumn 2014, making it one of the biggest school iPad issues in the...

  • 2000 Pupils to Receive iPads

    Over 2000 children at Bolton School will be given an iPad by Autumn 2014, making it one of the biggest school iPad issues in the...

  • 2000 Pupils to Receive iPads

    Over 2000 children at Bolton School will be given an iPad by Autumn 2014, making it one of the biggest school iPad issues in the...

  • Boys Shake Up Shakespeare

    Pupils at Bolton School Junior Boys’ School, Park Road, shone in their annual drama production, this year entitled ‘Will...

  • Pupils Walk to Rivington Pike for Charity

    The whole of Bolton School Boys’ and Girls’ Divisions took part in a 12 mile sponsored walk up to Rivington Pike to raise money...

  • Pupils Walk to Rivington Pike for Charity

    The whole of Bolton School Boys’ and Girls’ Divisions took part in a 12 mile sponsored walk up to Rivington Pike to raise money...

  • Natasha Joins the Halle Youth Orchestra

    Bolton School Girls’ Division Year 12 pupil Natasha Lomas has been offered a place in the Halle Youth Orchestra for her clarinet...

  • Headship of Bolton University passes from Old Girl to Old Boy

    One of the country’s top judges and former Bolton School pupil, the Rt Hon Lord Justice Ryder, Lord Justice of Appeal, has been...

  • Sally Selected for Royal Northern College of Music

    Hesketh House Year 6 pupil Sally Cowling has been selected for the Junior Royal Northern College of Music. Sally, who has been...

  • Girls are National U11 Chess Champions

    Bolton School Junior Girls are the National U11 Girls’ Chess Champions! Neha Bagewadi, Jessica Chae, Mahima Raghavendra and...

  • Boys Put in Best Performance Yet at Model UN

    Eight boys from Years 9 to 11 at Bolton School participated in the Withington Girls School Model UN Conference and were rewarded...

  • Boys are Bolton Schools’ Golf Champions

    The Bolton School Boys’ Division Golf team has won the annual Bolton Schools’ Golf Championships. The team, consisting of Year...

  • Girls' Division Celebrates

    This year’s Celebration Evening for Year 7 and 8 girls also served as the first of a series of events marking the School’s...

  • Music Ensembles Perform at Local Schools

    The Bolton School music ensembles often go out to perform at local schools as part of Community Music, and one such concert in...

  • Girls Enjoy Mad Hatters Tea Party

    Pupils at Hesketh House made sure they were not late for the very important date of the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, by arriving in...

  • Award Winning Author Back at Bolton School

    Year 8 girls at Bolton School were delighted to welcome back award winning author of ‘My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece’ and...

  • Music Ensembles Perform at Local Schools

    The Bolton School music ensembles often go out to perform at local schools as part of Community Music, and one such concert in...

  • Over £700 Raised on Charity Afternoon

    Pupils at Hesketh House raised over seven hundred pounds for charity with an afternoon of sweet treats! The girls set up their...

  • Newsletter Summer 2013

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  • U12s are Lancashire County Cricket Champions

    Bolton School Boys' Division U12 Cricket team has won the Lancashire County Cricket Cup, beating Manchester Grammar School (MGS)...

  • Parent Set to Row the Atlantic for Lads and Girls Club

    Mark Brocklehurst, dad of Year 3 Park Road pupil Tom, is getting ready to row the Atlantic and hopefully raise a quarter of a...

  • Boys Go To Wimbledon

    The Year 7 and 8 Junior Tennis squads got the chance to experience Wimbledon last week in a fitting end to what has been a...

  • Commando Joes Put Girls Through Their Paces

    Year 10 pupils at Bolton School Girls' Division took part in a Commando Joes session where they took part in military-type...

  • Record Breaking Comeback for Dan

    Former Bolton School pupil, swimmer Daniel Sliwinski, has set a new British Record for 50m breaststroke. Dan set the new record...

  • Refurbished Organ Unveiled

    A celebratory Organ recital was held in the Boys’ Division Great Hall to mark the refurbishment of the Boys’ Division...

  • Science Festival Inspires and Challenges Primaries

    Over 20 local primary schools visited Bolton School for a Science Festival aimed at inspiring young minds. The festival provided...

  • Parents’ Association Support School Cricket

    At the School cricket match against the MCC, a plaque was unveiled to mark the refurbishment of the Green Pavilion.  The...

  • Friends of Bolton School Enjoy Inaugural Dinner

    The Friends of Bolton School enjoyed their Inaugural Dinner on the 28th June in the Arts Centre at School, where they toasted the...

  • A Taste of Native American Culture

    As one of their Learning Challenges, Year 6 pupils at Hesketh House are studying the origin and history of the Native American...

  • Girls Artwork Enhances Herb Garden

    The Girls’ Division Year 9 Art Club, in conjunction with the Environment Club, presented the dining room staff with paving stones...

  • Science Festival Inspires and Challenges Primaries

    Over 20 local primary schools visited Bolton School for a Science Festival aimed at inspiring young minds. The festival provided...

  • Friends of Bolton School Enjoy Inaugural Dinner

    The Friends of Bolton School enjoyed their Inaugural Dinner on the 28th June in the Arts Centre at School, where they toasted the...

  • Celebrating Extraordinary Achievement

    “Tonight we are celebrating extraordinary achievement in Bolton School Boys’ Division,” said Mr Michael Griffiths, Chairman of...

  • Anosh Cycles From London to Brighton for Charity

    Year 9 pupil Anosh Bonshahi completed the London to Brighton cycle challenge in aid of the British Heart Foundation, raising...

  • Boys are Northern T20 Cricket Champions

    Bolton School won through to the National Finals Day at Arundel Castle CC in Sussex on Friday 5th July by defeating St. Peter’s,...

  • Pupils Showcase Stunning Array of Art

    Year 11 to 13 students from Bolton School Boys' and Girls' Division have been showing their art work at the Best of Bolton...

  • Pupils Showcase Stunning Array of Art

    Year 11 to 13 students from Bolton School Boys' and Girls' Division have been showing their art work at the Best of Bolton...

  • Girls Learn to Challenge Preconceptions

    Year 10 pupils in the Girls’ Division enjoyed a day of lectures and debate complementing and extending their learning in...

  • Early Years at Bolton School are Outstanding

    The Independent Schools’ Inspectorate has found Bolton School’s Early Years’ Foundation Stage for children aged from birth to 5...

  • Boys’ Fancy Dress Fun Run for RNLI

    Bolton School Junior Boys dressed in a nautical theme for their annual fun run as they raised money for the Bolton Branch of the...

  • Old Boy to be Presented with Award at World’s Largest Diabetes Meeting

    Old Boy of the School, Peter H. Bennett MB, ChB, FRCP, FFPH, will be presented with the American Diabetes Association’s Albert...

  • The Best of Bolton and Bury Honoured at Awards

    The best of local businesses took top honours at the eighth Bolton and Bury Business Awards, and Bolton School were proud to be a...

  • Girls Tamper with The Tempest

    Having tampered with The Tempest in English lessons, Year 6 girls from Hesketh House took great delight in performing their...

  • The Best of Bolton and Bury Honoured at Awards

    The best of local businesses took top honours at the eighth Bolton and Bury Business Awards, and Bolton School were proud to be a...

  • Dinner Dance Raises Money for Portugal Rugby Tour

    Over 100 guests thoroughly enjoyed an evening of fine wine, food and music from Ben Thompson, at Bolton School’s Arts Centre to...

  • National Winners of Wallace and Gromit's Cracking Ideas

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Year 7 pupils Eddy Backhouse and Dominic Aly are national winners of the Wallace and Gromit Cracking...

  • National Youth Orchestra Double for Jainee

    Talented Year 11 pupil Jainee-Khushali Patel performs in not one but two of the eight recognized and accredited National Youth...

  • Boys Reach Cricket Finals Day Again

    The Bolton School U15s' cricket team reached the Lancashire County Cup Finals Day for the second year in succession. Bolton...

  • Hundreds of Local Children Enjoy Sports Festival

    Almost 300 pupils from twenty eight primary schools from across the region took part in the Bolton School Sports Festival. The...

  • Hundreds of Local Children Enjoy Sports Festival

    Almost 300 pupils from twenty eight primary schools from across the region took part in the Bolton School Sports Festival. The...

  • Boys in National Swimming Finals

    The Bolton School Junior Boys’ swimming team took part in the National ESSA Finals at Sheffield. The boys did very well and got...

  • Girls Win their First Basketball Competition

    A team of Bolton School Junior Girls entered their first ever Schools’ Basketball Competition and won, despite their lack of...

  • Five Years of Help from Students

    Year 12 students at Bolton School have offered up 8,774 hours, or more than 5 years, of their time to help out in the local...

  • Five Years of Help from Students

    Year 12 students at Bolton School have offered up 8,774 hours, or more than 5 years, of their time to help out in the local...

  • Girls Discover Their Heritage

    The whole of Hesketh House took a trip to Port Sunlight to discover more about their School heritage and its founder Sir William...

  • A Former Head Reminisces

    At a recent Old Boys’ Lunch, Boys’ Division Year 9 pupil Andrew Lee had the chance to speak with former Bolton School Headmaster...

  • Nobel Prize Winner Inspires Next Generation

    Professor Sir Harry Kroto, winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, has returned to Bolton School for the third time in five years...

  • Nobel Prize Winner Inspires Next Generation

    Professor Sir Harry Kroto, winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, has returned to Bolton School for the third time in five years...

  • Carnival Atmosphere on Primary Technology Day

    Bolton School hosted a Technology Festival for local Year 4 primary school pupils, providing an opportunity for them to make use...

  • Art Imitates Bolton School Life

    Filming will shortly be getting underway on Red Production Company’s second series of the BBC’s BAFTA-winning comedy drama, Last...

  • Masterchefs in the Making

    Hesketh House pupils have been letting their creative skills run wild, developing new recipes and designing new sandwiches. After...

  • Johanna is Published Again

    Year 9 Bolton School Girls’ Division pupil Johanna Mercer has had a piece of her creative writing selected for publication in an...

  • Art Imitates Bolton School Life

    Filming will shortly be getting underway on Red Production Company’s second series of the BBC’s BAFTA-winning comedy drama, Last...

  • New Chapter for Children’s Fiction Awards

    Bolton School, under the direction of Mrs Linda Frew, will be overseeing a new initiative, the “Bolton Children’s Fiction Book...

  • New Chapter for Children’s Fiction Awards

    Bolton School, under the direction of Mrs Linda Frew, will be overseeing a new initiative, the “Bolton Children’s Fiction Book...

  • Luke has Children's eBook Published

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Year 12 pupil Luke Brabbin has written and published his own children’s eBook. Luke’s picture book...

  • Battle of the Bands Benefits Action for Children

    Bolton School pupils handed over a cheque for £800 to Action for Children charity, which was raised at the Battle of the Bands...

  • Schools and Sport

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Headmaster, Philip Britton, has had an article published in Dorset Life, looking at the impact of...

  • Battle of the Bands Benefits Action for Children

    Bolton School pupils handed over a cheque for £800 to Action for Children charity, which was raised at the Battle of the Bands...

  • Girls Meet Award Winning Author Bali Rai

    Award winning author for young adults, Bali Rai, visited Bolton School to talk to Year 9 pupils in the Girls’ Division about life...

  • Jude Wins Regional Chess Mega Final

    Bolton School Junior Boys’ Division Year 5 pupil, Jude Ashcroft, has won the Regional Mega Final of the UK chess challenge. As...

  • Bronze for Beth at European Taekwon-Do Championships

    Year 9 pupil Beth Hodkinson represented England in the European Taekwon-Do Championships in Sweden and came away with a bronze...

  • From Salsa to German Cookery in one Afternoon

    Year 8 pupils at Bolton School Girls' Division experienced four countries in one day by taking part in a Languages day! From...

  • Old Girl Shortlisted for MTV Student of the Year

    Former Bolton School Girls’ Division pupil Jaiminee Patel has made it to the final 20 of the MTV Student of the Year...

  • A Lesson in Drumming with Jeff Rich Ex Status Quo

    Former Status Quo drummer, Jeff Rich, visited Bolton School Girls’ Division as part of a Year 8 Careers Day to give pupils an...

  • Pupils Meet Rugby World Cup Mascot Grubber Bear

    Pupils at Beech House had a visit from 2013 Rugby League World Cup mascots ‘Grubber and Steed’, along with Leigh Centurions first...

  • Luke Designs Rugby League World Cup Mascot

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Year 7 pupil Luke James is celebrating after winning the Rugby League World Cup 2013 Mascot Design...

  • Year 2 Pupils Enjoy Fun Afternoon at Hesketh House

    A fun afternoon aimed at Year 2 girls and their parents was held at Hesketh House, with girls from Bolton School's Infant...

  • Staff Netball Match Helps Mother Theresa’s Charity

    Bolton School Girls’ Division Year 11 pupil Ananya Baksi organised a netball match between male and female members of staff to...

  • Sixth Form Chemists Create Winning Formula

    Budding chemists from Bolton School Boys’ Division Sixth Form will represent the North West in the final of a national schools’...

  • Boys to Represent North West in National Golf Final

    Three Bolton School Sixth Form boys managed a very convincing golfing victory over Rossall School in the ISGA Area Plate...

  • When Physics Meets Outdoor Pursuits

    Pupils from Thornleigh Salesian College and Harper Green School joined Bolton School Boys’ Division pupils for Physics X - a...

  • Patterdale Open Day Success

    An open day at Patterdale Hall, the School’s residential and adventure learning centre on the southern shores of Lake Ullswater...

  • Patterdale Open Day Success

    An open day at Patterdale Hall, the School’s residential and adventure learning centre on the southern shores of Lake Ullswater...

  • Boys are U16 Northern Schools Tennis Champions

    Bolton School Boys’ Division are the U16 Northern Schools’ Tennis Champions, after beating Manchester Grammar School (MGS) 10-3...

  • Boys are U14 National Water Polo Champions

    Bolton School are the English Schools’ National U14 Water Polo Champions, completing the double for the School who are also U16...

  • Sixth Formers are Joint Town Athletics Champions

    Congratulations to the Sixth Form Girls' Athletics Team on their success of being town Athletics Champions for the second...

  • Girl and Boys in Harmony at Battle of the Bands

    A mixed three-piece band, Off Piste, was this year’s winner of Bolton School’s Senior Schools’ Battle of the Bands...

  • Girl and Boys in Harmony at Battle of the Bands

    A mixed three-piece band, Off Piste, was this year’s winner of Bolton School’s Senior Schools’ Battle of the Bands...

  • Seasonal Showcase of Musical Talent

    Bolton School Girls' Division presented an outstanding showcase of music in their annual May Serenade, highlighting the breadth...

  • Students Impress in Mock Law Trial

    Bolton School has hosted its first ever Mock Law Trial Competition, an event which saw seventeen Sixth Form students play out a...

  • National Water Polo Success

    The Bolton School U14 water polo team has won through to the English Schools final by finishing first overall in the qualifiers...

  • Girl Power for Sharon in England Chess Squad

    Bolton School Junior Girls’ Year 6 pupil, Sharon Daniel, has been selected for the England U11 Chess team and is the only girl in...

  • Sixth Form Students to Enjoy KPMG Internships

    Sixth Form students at Bolton School will, once again, enjoy paid summer internships at KPMG, one of the “big four” accounting...

  • Students Impress in Mock Law Trial

    Bolton School has hosted its first ever Mock Law Trial Competition, an event which saw seventeen Sixth Form students play out a...

  • Sixth Form Students to Enjoy KPMG Internships

    Sixth Form students at Bolton School will, once again, enjoy paid summer internships at KPMG, one of the “big four” accounting...

  • Guitar Group Inspires Beech House

    The Park Road Guitar Group, directed by Paul Fowles, gave a truly inspiring performance to the Year 2 pupils at Beech...

  • Boys Through to National Swimming Finals

    Bolton School Junior Boys’ pupils will represent the North West Division at the National Final of the ESSA Primary Team Swimming...

  • Guitar Group Inspires Beech House

    The Park Road Guitar Group, directed by Paul Fowles, gave a truly inspiring performance to the Year 2 pupils at Beech...

  • Girls Through to National Swimming Finals

    Bolton School Junior Girls’ School pupils will represent the North West Division at the National Final of the ESSA Primary Team...

  • U11s Reach National Football Semi-Final

    Bolton School Junior Boys’ Division football team made it to the national semi final of the U11 ISFA seven a side tournament,...

  • Sixth Form Historians Commended for Essay Writing

    Two Bolton School Year 12 boys - Jack Daly and Nathan Brennan - have been highly commended by Sheffield University Department of...

  • Ben Commended in National Writing Competition

    Bolton School Sixth Form student, Ben Crossland, has been highly commended in a national writing competition. Year 12 pupils...

  • Katherine Shortlisted for Young Wonder Award

    Bolton School Girls’ Division Sixth Form pupil, Katherine Etchells, has been shortlisted for a Bolton Young Wonder...

  • Old Boy Promoted to Top Legal Role

    Bolton School Old Boy, Ernest Ryder, who was Captain at Bolton School before he left in 1976, has been promoted from the High...

  • 500 Primary Pupils Enjoy Football Festival

    Over the course of two days around 500 primary school pupils from across the region have enjoyed a festival of football at Bolton...

  • Asons Solicitors' Partnership with School to Provide Cricketing...

    Bolton School is well known, both for its educational excellence and for its regional and national cricketing successes. However,...

  • Youth Music Theatre Place for Jessica

    Year 12 pupil Jessica Ryan has been selected for the UK’s leading national music theatre company for young people, the Youth...

  • Beth Offered US Tennis Scholarship

    Year 13 pupil Beth Coton has been offered a Tennis scholarship at the University of Northern Colorado in the US. Beth chose to...

  • Boys are U16 Football Town Champions

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Year 11 footballers have won the U16 Bolton town football cup for the first time. The boys beat...

  • England Call Up for Junior Chess Players

    Two chess prodigies from Bolton School Girls’ Division Junior School will, later this year, be flying out to Europe to compete in...

  • School Hosts First Girls' Football Festival

    Bolton School hosted its first festival of girls’ football, in association with the Independent Schools Football...

  • School Teaches Primaries to Samba

    Year 3 pupils from local primary schools, Tonge Moor Primary and St Peter and St Paul’s RCP School, were treated to an excellent...

  • Lewis to Juggle GCSE Maths with Water Polo in Turkey

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Year 11 pupil, Lewis Daly, will sit his GCSE Maths in Turkey while out there for his Team GB...

  • Girls' Art Published in New Magazine

    Bolton School Girls’ Division pupils have had their artwork published in a new magazine for schools, Eduzine. Eduzine approached...

  • Viking Finale for SHINE Pupils

    This year’s SHINE programme, for 45 nine to ten year olds in the Bolton area, came to an end with a rewarding trip to York to...

  • Viking Finale for SHINE Pupils

    This year’s SHINE programme, for 45 nine to ten year olds in the Bolton area, came to an end with a rewarding trip to York to...

  • Old Boy Ed Scott in GB Water Polo Qualifiers

    Former Bolton School pupil and Water Polo International, Ed Scott, has been competing in the first round of the LEN European...

  • Old Boys Celebrate 100 Years of Football

    Mr Paul Griffiths, the High Sheriff of Greater Manchester, and over 100 Old Boys helped Bolton School celebrate 100 years’ of...

  • Harvard Offer for Paddy

    Year 13 pupil Paddy Pender has been offered a place to study at Harvard University in the US. Paddy chose to study at Harvard...

  • High Hopes for Rohit in Radio 2 Story Competition

    Year 9 pupil Rohit Bagewadi has made it through to the second stage of the BBC Radio 2 Chris Evans 500 Words Competition. This...

  • School Hosts Touch Rugby Nationals

    Bolton School was delighted to host the second annual England Touch Rugby Nationals' Tournament at the weekend. The event saw...

  • School Hosts Touch Rugby Nationals

    Bolton School was delighted to host the second annual England Touch Rugby Nationals' Tournament at the weekend. The event saw...

  • Iman to Perform at Wanderers' White Hot Dinner

    Bolton School Girls’ Division Year 10 pupil Iman Orths is all set to sing at the Bolton Wanderers' White Hot Reunion Dinner. To...

  • Jazz Band Close NUT Conference

    Bolton School Jazz Band performed at the close of the NUT conference in Liverpool on 2 April, giving yet another great...

  • Jazz Band Close NUT Conference

    Bolton School Jazz Band performed at the close of the NUT conference in Liverpool on 2 April, giving yet another great...

  • Haselden Photo Album is a Window to Past Bolton School

    A unique insight into Bolton School in the 1930s has been brought to light by current pupils, George and Myles Blackwell, through...

  • Boys are National Biathlon Champions

    A team of Bolton School boys are National Biathlon Champions after gaining first place in the British Schools Biathlon...

  • Bolton School links with the UAE to boost education for all

    Bolton School has been chosen to develop international links with the United Arab Emirates as part of a major new school twinning...

  • Writer in Residence Helps Boys Get Creative

    Bolton School’s Writer in Residence, Iris Feindt, who also works as an Associate Lecturer in Creative Writing at Manchester...

  • Astrobiologist Headlines Science Lecture Evening

    Bolton School hosted a Science Lecture Evening at the Arts Centre, headlined by prolific Astrobiologist, Dr Lewis Dartnell. The...

  • Astrobiologist Headlines Science Lecture Evening

    Bolton School hosted a Science Lecture Evening at the Arts Centre, headlined by prolific Astrobiologist, Dr Lewis Dartnell. The...

  • Former Pupils Return to Share Career Tips

    Successful Old Girls and Old Boys returned to Bolton School to share their experiences with current Sixth Form pupils on World of...

  • Former Pupils Return to Share Career Tips

    Successful Old Girls and Old Boys returned to Bolton School to share their experiences with current Sixth Form pupils on World of...

  • Bolton School are the U12 Football 8s Cup Champions

    After a superb season of winning all but three games, the Bolton School U12s began the final week of football by winning the...

  • Boys Through to National French Spelling Bee Final

    Out of 8,500 pupils that took part in the North West heats of the French Spelling Bee, from 73 different schools spanning...

  • Award Winning Poet Performs at Bolton School

    Year 10 and 11 girls at Bolton School Girls’ Division were thrilled to receive a visit from one of the country’s hottest...

  • Swim Team Break Course Record

    The Bolton School senior relay team of Oliver Walker, Dominic Walker, Sam Ball, Teddy Pender and Andrew Keat competed in the...

  • Pupils Represent Bolton at the Manchester Youth Games

    Having enjoyed success in qualifying rounds a large number of girls and boys from Years 5 to 13 at Bolton School have been...

  • Pupils Represent Bolton at the Manchester Youth Games

    Having enjoyed success in qualifying rounds a large number of girls and boys from Years 5 to 13 at Bolton School have been...

  • Pupils Shine at National Chemistry Olympiad

    Sixth Form Students at Bolton School have enjoyed an outstanding year at the British Chemistry Olympiad 2013. Three students,...

  • Boys are Runners Up at Greater Manchester Youth Games Sevens

    The Bolton School Senior Rugby team were runners up in the first U18 Greater Manchester Youth Games Rugby Union Sevens...

  • Pupils Shine at National Chemistry Olympiad

    Sixth Form Students at Bolton School have enjoyed an outstanding year at the British Chemistry Olympiad 2013. Three students,...

  • Pupils are a Hit in Joint Production

    The different ways in which people delude themselves were explored to full effect in the latest Bolton School joint production, a...

  • Pupils are a Hit in Joint Production

    The different ways in which people delude themselves were explored to full effect in the latest Bolton School joint production, a...

  • Jazz Band are Outstanding at Music for Youth

    Following their recent success at the Great North Big Band Festival, the Bolton School Jazz Band gave a nearly note perfect...

  • Jazz Band are Outstanding at Music for Youth

    Following their recent success at the Great North Big Band Festival, the Bolton School Jazz Band gave a nearly note perfect...

  • Natasha Captains Lancashire Tennis League Winners

    Year 12 pupil Natasha Lomas captained the winning team of the Lancashire County U18 Girls Doubles Winter League...

  • Comic Relief at Beech House

    Pupils and staff at Beech House have been doing their bit for Comic Relief with many fundraising efforts going on. Pupils took...

  • Hard Work is Rewarded in Latin and Greek Reading Competition

    Pupils from Bolton School Boys’ Division have performed outstandingly in the Manchester Classical Association Latin and Greek...

  • Hard Work is Rewarded in Latin and Greek Reading Competition

    Pupils from Bolton School Boys’ Division have performed outstandingly in the Manchester Classical Association Latin and Greek...

  • Boys Get Bolton League and Championship Double

    Bolton School Junior Boys are celebrating a double success after winning both the Bolton Primary Schools' Cross Country League...

  • Dominic Sets New British Backstroke Record

    Year 10 pupil Dominic Walker has set a new British and English 50m backstroke record in his age group. Dominic broke the...

  • Boys Learn from Award Winning Children's Author

    Children’s author, Alan Gibbons, visited Bolton School Boys’ Division to talk to Year 8 and 9 pupils about life as an author. In...

  • Girls Get Bolton League and Championship Double

    Bolton School Junior Girls are celebrating a double success after winning both the Bolton Primary Schools' Cross Country League...

  • U13s are Town Netball Champions

    Bolton School Girls' Division U13 Netball Team is this year's winner of the Bolton Schools' Championship, which saw 15 local...

  • National Maths Awards for Boys

    Bolton School Junior Boys’ Division Year 6 pupils, Krishnan Ajit and Mark Kattakayam, have been awarded Bronze certificates in...

  • Primaries Take on the Bolton School Big Quiz

    The team from Clarendon Cottage Primary School were the winners of the Bolton School Big Quiz for local primary schools, with...

  • Badminton Boys Through to National Championships Final

    The Bolton School Boys’ U16 Badminton team are the North West Champions, putting them through to the Center Parcs National...

  • U14s' Rugby Team Retains the Lancashire Plate

    A cold, windy day in Fleetwood was not enough to deter a considerable crowd of supporters from Bolton to watch the Under 14s take...

  • Boys are National Water Polo Champions!

    Bolton School’s U16s’ Intermediate Water Polo Team are English Schools’ National Water Polo Champions! In a superlative display...

  • GB Water Polo Call Up for Lewis

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Year 11 pupil, Lewis Daly, has been selected for the GB Youth Water Polo Team. He follows in the...

  • English Primary Schools' Chess Association Comes to Bolton School

    Bolton School Girls’ Division hosted the North of England Under 9 EPSCA Chess Finals on Saturday 9 March 2013.   Nearly two...

  • Andrew Joins Team GB for International Tetrathlon

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Year 12 pupil, Andrew Keat, represented Great Britain in a Youth A International Tetrathlon held in...

  • Further Success on the Rugby Sevens Circuit

    In recent weeks Bolton School has entered the world of rugby 7’s.  The first seven continued their good start to the sevens...

  • Nalisha's County Cricket Tour to Dubai

    As one of the County’s top U19 female cricketers, year 10 Girls’ Division pupil Nalisha Patel had the exciting opportunity of...

  • Penalty Shoot Out Decider for Primary Football Championship

    Eight teams took part in the Finals day of the Bolton Schools’ Primary Football Championship, held at Bolton School. The quarter...

  • Girls to Represent Bolton at Swimming

    Bolton School Junior Girls’ Year 4/5 Swim Team will represent Bolton at the 2013 Greater Manchester School Games on the 19th...

  • Hesketh House Becomes 1920's Paris for World Book Day

    Imagine a busy train station, the Gare du Nord perhaps, in Paris, the period, late 20’s, early 1930’s. The hustle and bustle of...

  • School Backs Bolton and Bury Business

    Bolton School is proud to be a sponsor of the prestigious Bolton and Bury Business Awards for the fourth year running. The...

  • School Backs Bolton and Bury Business

    Bolton School is proud to be a sponsor of the prestigious Bolton and Bury Business Awards for the fourth year running. The...

  • Danielle's Hopes of Space Travel

    Former Bolton School Girls’ Division student Danielle Hawarden is hoping to join the space race and is counting on the people of...

  • Girls are Netball Town Champions

    The Bolton School U14 Netball Team are Town Champions. The girls remained unbeaten in the Bolton Schools’ tournament to take the...

  • U18 Boys Cruise into Water Polo Schools Final

    Bolton School Boys’ Division U18 water polo team cruised through to the English Schools' Water Polo Finals, to be played at...

  • Vocalists are Young Musicians of the Year

    Matthew Kay (Year 9) and Alexander Deakin (Year 13) created history at Bolton School Boys’ Division’s Young Musician of the Year...

  • Former Pupil Max George Wishes Current Pupils Good Luck

    Bolton School Old Boy and international pop star, Max George from the Wanted, wished current pupils Alex Deakin and Caroline...

  • Girls Learn Football Skills from Top Coaches

    Year 7 and 8 pupils at Bolton School Girls’ Division have been given the opportunity to be a part of the Girls’ Football...

  • Former Pupil Max George Wishes Current Pupils Good Luck

    Bolton School Old Boy and international pop star, Max George from the Wanted, wished current pupils Alex Deakin and Caroline...

  • Jazz Band are Great North Big Band Festival Winners

    Bolton School Jazz Band are overall winners of the School Band Category of the Great North Big Band Festival. Congratulations...

  • Jazz Band are Great North Big Band Festival Winners

    Bolton School Jazz Band are overall winners of the School Band Category of the Great North Big Band Festival. Congratulations...

  • National Schools' Lacrosse Championship Winners

    Bolton School's 1st Senior Lacrosse Team competed in the National Schools' Lacrosse Tournament held over the course of 2 days (1...

  • Bolton Schools’ Primary Football Championship Kicks Off

    Thirty two teams of Primary School footballers took part in the qualifiers for the Bolton Schools’ Primary Football...

  • School Hosts and Wins ISFA U11s' Tournament

    Bolton School has won the North-West regional round of the first ISFA Under 11s' Seven-a-Side National Tournament. They overcame...

  • U15s are Rugby Plate Winners

    As the warm spring sun beat down upon the Fylde coast the under 15 squad started against group favourites and host Arnold King...

  • A Celebration of Art

    Blackrod Primary School’s wonderful igloo installation ensured they were the winners of Bolton School’s new Celebration of Art...

  • Olympic Physics Challenge for Local Schools

    Year 9 scientists from across the borough enjoyed a day of fun and learning as Bolton School hosted its third annual Physics...

  • A Celebration of Art

    Blackrod Primary School’s wonderful igloo installation ensured they were the winners of Bolton School’s new Celebration of Art...

  • Bolton School Family in Fine Musical Form

    The Bolton School family came together for a spectacular musical extravaganza at the Victoria Hall in Bolton. Over 600 pupils...

  • Olympic Physics Challenge for Local Schools

    Year 9 scientists from across the borough enjoyed a day of fun and learning as Bolton School hosted its third annual Physics...

  • Rugby Boys are Sevens Runners Up

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Senior rugby players made their first trip out on the sevens circuit when they travelled to the...

  • Bolton School Family in Fine Musical Form

    The Bolton School family came together for a spectacular musical extravaganza at the Victoria Hall in Bolton. Over 600 pupils...

  • Girls Through to National Chess Final

    A team of Bolton School Junior Girls has made it through to the Final of the ECF National Schools' Girls' Team Championship. The...

  • Sixth Form Centre Building Work on Schedule

    Work on the new £7m Bolton School Sixth Form Centre, which will sit in the heart of the campus, is well underway and on schedule...

  • Sixth Form Centre Building Work on Schedule

    Work on the new £7m Bolton School Sixth Form Centre, which will sit in the heart of the campus, is well underway and on schedule...

  • Girls Get Business Tips from the Top

    As part of their careers programme, girls from years 10 to 13 at Bolton School Girls’ Division had the opportunity to listen to a...

  • Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards in Biology Olympiad

    Fourteen Bolton School Boys’ Division Sixth Form pupils joined over 4000 students from almost 500 schools to take part in the...

  • Annabel Runs Half Marathon for LivLife

    Bolton School Sixth Form student Annabel Ault has raised almost £900 for the LivLife charity by running the Great North West Half...

  • Pupils Enjoy Half Term Ski Trip

    Year 9 and 10 pupils from Bolton School Girls’ Division and Boys’ Division enjoyed a ski trip to Serrre Chevalier in France...

  • Boys to Represent the Borough at Volleyball Again

    Two teams of Year 10 Bolton School Boys’ Division pupils returned to the Bolton Town Volleyball Championships for the second...

  • Old Girl Kate Releases 'Bad Mother's Handbook' Sequel

    Old Girl of Bolton School, author Kate Long, has written a follow-up to her best-selling 2004 novel, The Bad Mother’s Handbook,...

  • Pupils Enjoy Half Term Ski Trip

    Year 9 and 10 pupils from Bolton School Girls’ Division and Boys’ Division enjoyed a ski trip to Serrre Chevalier in France...

  • Children Enjoy the Traditional Tale Ball

    Year 2 pupils have had great fun dressing up as characters from traditional stories and attending a Traditional Tale Ball,...

  • Students Enjoy a Mathematics Masterclass

    Sixth Form AS and A level Mathematics students from the Girls’ Division and Boys’ Division enjoyed a lunchtime presentation on...

  • Students Enjoy a Mathematics Masterclass

    Sixth Form AS and A level Mathematics students from the Girls’ Division and Boys’ Division enjoyed a lunchtime presentation on...

  • Saddle Up Race to KPMG Enterprise Trophy Victory

    Pitching a business idea in public is no easy ride, but 'Saddle Up', a joint team of Sixth Form Girls and Boys at Bolton School,...

  • Saddle Up Race to KPMG Enterprise Trophy Victory

    Pitching a business idea in public is no easy ride, but 'Saddle Up', a joint team of Sixth Form Girls and Boys at Bolton School,...

  • Tips from Writers on Creative Writing Course

    Twenty Bolton School Girls’ Division pupils in years 10 to 13 attended a three day Creative Writing course during the half term...

  • Old Girl Named in UK's Most Powerful Women List

    Dame Janet Smith, an Old Girl of Bolton School, has been declared one of the UK's most powerful women in a BBC survey. A panel...

  • Precision and Control in Gymnastics Finals

    The Bolton School Boys’ Division Year 7 and 8 pupils were once again put through their paces in their annual gym...

  • Two Day Music Festival Showcases Talent

    Bolton School Junior Girls put their musical talents on display by performing in a Music Festival. This year the Music Festival...

  • Shining Example of Independent-State Sector Partnership

    Record numbers of local children have taken part in this year’s SHINE: Serious Fun on Saturdays’ programme, held at Bolton...

  • Shining Example of Independent-State Sector Partnership

    Record numbers of local children have taken part in this year’s SHINE: Serious Fun on Saturdays’ programme, held at Bolton...

  • Boys are Double Swim Champions of Bolton

    Bolton School Boys’ Division are double swimming champions of Bolton! The boys triumphed in the Bolton Schools' Town Gala by...

  • Boys Impress at Lecture Competition

    Bolton School Boys' Division English Department has held a Lecture Competition for all pupils in Years 7 to 10. Over...

  • Girls Celebrate All Things German

    Thursday at Hesketh House was International Day 2013 with a host of activities to celebrate everything German. All girls came...

  • Boys Enjoy Travelling by Tuba

    Bolton School Junior Boys were treated to a performance with a difference when they were visited by music duo 'Travelling by...

  • Wigan House Enjoy Charity Gig

    Over 100 pupils at Bolton School Boys’ Division, spanning Years 7 to 13, attended a lunchtime gig in the Arts Centre.  The gig...

  • Old Boys’ Tribute to National Cricket Champions

    Old Boy and former Chairman of Lancashire County Cricket Club Committee, Geoff Ogden, led former pupils in a special lunchtime...

  • Science and Maths Inspiration for Year 4 Girls

    Over 80 girls from 21 local primary schools visited Bolton School for the annual Just4Girls Science and Maths Day. The...

  • Girls Compete for Place in Regional French Spelling Bee

    Fourteen Year 7 girls showed nerves of steel as they competed in front of the whole year group in a French Spelling Bee...