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News for November 2015

  • Changing the Face of Men’s Health

    Once again teachers in Bolton School Boys’ Division have taken part in the Movember campaign which sees men growing moustaches in...

  • Old Girl Receives Award Alongside Charity

    Gill Pearl has been awarded the Robin Tavistock Award 2015 alongside the charity Speakeasy, of which she is the chief executive....

  • Arron Competes at European Water Skiing Championships

    Year 12 student Arron Davies travelled out to Italy over the summer to compete in the European U17s Water Skiing Championships....

  • Old Girl Receives Award Alongside Charity

    Gill Pearl has been awarded the Robin Tavistock Award 2015 alongside the charity Speakeasy, of which she is the chief executive....

  • Lecture Links Language and Identity

    Dr Alex Baratta from the University of Manchester visited School to give a lecture titled ‘You are what you speak’ about the...

  • Lecture Links Language and Identity

    Dr Alex Baratta from the University of Manchester visited School to give a lecture titled ‘You are what you speak’ about the...

  • County Call-Up for Footballer Lizzy

    Elizabeth Harkness from Year 7 has earned a place with the Lancashire FA U13 Development Squad for the 2015-16 season! This is a...

  • U13s Join North-West Water Polo Team After Trophy Win

    The Year 8 water polo team took part in the annual President’s Trophy tournament at the weekend. They emerged victorious after...

  • Gold Award for School Jazz Band

    On Sunday 22 November, the Bolton School Jazz Band travelled to Altrincham Grammar School for Boys to perform in the National...

  • Gold Award for School Jazz Band

    On Sunday 22 November, the Bolton School Jazz Band travelled to Altrincham Grammar School for Boys to perform in the National...

  • Students Enjoy Vivaldi String Workshop

    On the evening of Friday 20 November, eleven girls took part in a fantastic workshop with students from Bolton School Girls’ and...

  • School Raises Over £2700 For Children in Need

    Pupils at Bolton School raised an incredible total of over £2706.83 for Children in Need last week. Throughout last week, the...

  • School Raises Over £2700 For Children in Need

    Pupils at Bolton School raised an incredible total of over £2706.83 for Children in Need last week. Throughout last week, the...

  • Students Enjoy Vivaldi String Workshop

    On the evening of Friday 20 November, six boys took part in a fantastic workshop with students from Bolton School Boys’ and...

  • School Raises Over £2700 For Children in Need

    Pupils at Bolton School raised an incredible total of over £2706.83 for Children in Need last week. Throughout last week, the...

  • School Raises Over £2700 For Children in Need

    Pupils at Bolton School raised an incredible total of over £2706.83 for Children in Need last week. Throughout last week, the...

  • Author Warns of Romanticised American History

    Author Tanya Landman gave a fascinating insight into the history of the American West and slavery in an address to Sixth Form...

  • Building ‘Junk’ Robots

    Beech House Infant School welcomed local artist David Shuttleworth of Big Bang Creations for a special art workshop. Working...

  • Junior Boys Join The Pod Trail

    A visit from children’s author and entertainer Lucia Davies set the Junior Boys on their first steps along the Pod Trail. The...

  • Mrs Head is Secondary School Teacher of the Year

    Mrs Julia Head, who retired from Bolton School Girls’ Division in the Summer after 27 years, has won the inaugural Bolton News’...

  • Year 7s Interviewed on Key103

    Year 7 pupils Chloe Ferguson, Celia Logan, Katie Wild and Connie Williamson travelled into Manchester with Miss Marrs to be...

  • Mrs Head is Secondary School Teacher of the Year

    Mrs Julia Head, who retired from Bolton School Girls’ Division in the Summer after 27 years, has won the inaugural Bolton News’...

  • Bolton School Bees’ Honey is Now On Sale

    Bolton School bees have produced a good crop of honey this year and it is now on sale at last year's price of £6 for a 227g jar....

  • Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Visits Bolton School

    Pupils and staff at Bolton School were delighted to welcome Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, in the Foundation’s Centenary Year to...

  • Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Visits Bolton School

    Pupils and staff at Bolton School were delighted to welcome Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, in the Foundation’s Centenary Year to...

  • Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Visits Bolton School

    Pupils and staff at Bolton School were delighted to welcome Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, in the Foundation’s Centenary Year to...

  • Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Visits Bolton School

    Pupils and staff at Bolton School were delighted to welcome Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, in the Foundation’s Centenary Year to...

  • Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Visits Bolton School

    Pupils and staff at Bolton School were delighted to welcome Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, in the Foundation’s Centenary Year to...

  • Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Visits Bolton School

    Pupils and staff at Bolton School were delighted to welcome Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, in the Foundation’s Centenary Year to...

  • Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Visits Bolton School

    Pupils and staff at Bolton School were delighted to welcome Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, in the Foundation’s Centenary Year to...

  • Student’s Artwork Shortlisted for Cover Competition

    Year 13 student Laura Hainey has submitted her work to the Specialist Crafts Catalogue Cover Competition. Her work ‘Untitled’ was...

  • Junior Boys Win AJIS Chess Trophy

    The Junior Boys’ School once again hosted the annual AJIS Chess Tournament, welcoming schools from across the North West for the...

  • Podium Position at AJIS Chess Tournament

    A team of Junior Girls’ School chess players competed in the annual AJIS Chess Tournament, facing their rivals the Junior Boys...

  • Enterprise for Children in Need

    Beech House held an Enterprise Week to raise money for Children in Need. The children took part in lots of different activities...

  • Boys’ Super Capes Support Children in Need

    Bolton School’s Junior Boys donned their Superhero capes to support Children in Need! Many pupils had decorated their own capes...

  • Cake Sales for Children in Need

    Pupils in Year 9 have been working hard during breaks and lunchtimes this week to raise money for Children in Need. The girls...

  • Year 7's Silent School Day Supports Cash for Kids

    The Year 7 girls spent a whole school day in silence to raise money for Cash for Kids. This is the fourth year in which the year...

  • School Sponsors MEN Young Business of the Year Award

    Bolton School was, once again, delighted to sponsor the Young Business of the Year category at the Manchester Evening News (MEN)...

  • Pupils Sing at SHINE Benefit Dinner

    Two Year 7 pupils, James Hopkinson and Olivia Sample, have performed with the Halle Children’s Choir at a SHINE Benefit Dinner...

  • Young Shakespeare Company Performs Tragic Love Story

    The Young Shakespeare Company visited the Junior Girls’ School to give pupils an insight into one of William Shakespeare’s...

  • Girls in Christmas Shoebox Appeal

    Girls at Bolton School have donated 200 shoeboxes for Samaritan Purse’s Operation Christmas Child. Girls in Years 7-13 were asked...

  • School Sponsors MEN Young Business of the Year Award

    Bolton School was, once again, delighted to sponsor the Young Business of the Year category at the Manchester Evening News (MEN)...

  • Pupils Sing at SHINE Benefit Dinner

    Two Year 7 pupils, James Hopkinson and Olivia Sample, have performed with the Halle Children’s Choir at a SHINE Benefit Dinner...

  • School Sponsors MEN Young Business of the Year Award

    Bolton School was, once again, delighted to sponsor the Young Business of the Year category at the Manchester Evening News (MEN)...

  • Boys Remember

    In a poignant Remembrance Assembly, almost 900 poppy-wearing boys fell silent to remember those that have lost their lives in...

  • Impressive Performances at Autumn Concert

    The Boys’ Division Great Hall was packed for this year’s Autumn Concert. A rousing performance from the Drum Corps, directed by...

  • Junior Girls Mark Remembrance Day

    The whole of Hesketh House marked Remembrance Day in a moving 11th November assembly. Year 6 girls led proceedings from the main...

  • Pupils Reflect During Service of Remembrance

    The Girls’ Division commemoration of Armistice Day was a solemn occasion, as current pupils and teachers were joined by Old Girls...

  • Armistice Day Tea at the Riley

    Guests at November’s Tea at the Riley arrived to a special Remembrance theme. The tables had been decorated with red flowers and,...

  • Pupils Reflect During Service of Remembrance

    The Girls’ Division commemoration of Armistice Day was a solemn occasion, as current pupils and teachers were joined by Old Girls...

  • Creative Business Plans Impress Judges

    Bolton School’s Year 12 pupils from both Divisions convened in the Boys’ Division Great Hall for the annual Joint Business...

  • Creative Business Plans Impress Judges

    Bolton School’s Year 12 pupils from both Divisions convened in the Boys’ Division Great Hall for the annual Joint Business...

  • Fireworks Display Brightens Wet Evening

    In spite of the grim weather, there was a fantastic turn-out to this year’s annual Girls’ Division Parents’ Association Firework...

  • Inspiration for Budding Linguists

    On Saturday, 7th November, Bolton School hosted its annual Modern Foreign Languages' Day, a special event designed to inspire...

  • Inspiration for Budding Linguists

    On Saturday, 7th November, Bolton School hosted its annual Modern Foreign Languages' Day, a special event designed to inspire...

  • ESB Award for Sharon

    Year 9 pupil Sharon Daniel recently attended the English Speaking Board (ESB) Young Speaker of the Year event, where she was...

  • Well-Good Maths Challenge Raises Funds

    Two maths teachers at Bolton School have set up Well-Good, a website which allows pupils to provide people in developing...

  • Reception Remembers 5th of November

    Reception celebrated the Fifth of November in School with a fantastic firework display! In addition to the fireworks, the...

  • Year 2 Celebrate Bonfire Night

    Children in Year 2 at Beech House, Bolton School’s Infant School, celebrated Bonfire Night by creating themed artwork. One of...

  • Girls Enjoy Enrichment Day in Film

    Year 10 girls thoroughly enjoyed their Enrichment Day with their ‘One Day Film School’. Among the topics which the pupils covered...

  • Oliver is Bolton's Secondary School Pupil of the Year

    Oliver Fielding, a recent recruit to the Boys’ Division Sixth Form at Bolton School, has scooped the Bolton News’s Secondary...

  • Students Join Future Stars Programme

    Two Sixth Form pupils joined local accountants and business advisors Cowgill Holloway over the half-term break on the Future...

  • Lancashire County Lacrosse Girls

    Louisa Brophy, Molly Dick, Amelia Howe and Georgina Owen have all been chosen to represent the U18 Lancashire Lacrosse County "A"...

  • Students Join Future Stars Programme

    Two Sixth Form pupils joined local accountants and business advisors Cowgill Holloway over the half-term break on the Future...

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