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News for February 2015

  • Lots to Learn at Legal Services Careers Day

    Boys’ and Girls’ Division pupils in Year 11 and the Sixth Form with an interest in a career in law had the opportunity to learn...

  • Lots to Learn at Legal Services Careers Day

    Boys’ and Girls’ Division pupils in Year 11 and the Sixth Form with an interest in a career in law had the opportunity to learn...

  • Lots to Learn at Legal Services Careers Day

    Boys’ and Girls’ Division pupils in Year 11 and the Sixth Form with an interest in a career in law had the opportunity to learn...

  • Clean Sheet Win for Bolton Boys

    Thirteen Year 6 football teams from independent schools across the North West congregated at Bolton School for the preliminary...

  • School Shares its Science E-Learning Expertise

    Members of the Science Department at Bolton School Boys’ Division were delighted to welcome teaching colleagues from across the...

  • Calling the Crime Squad

    The Year 7 girls answered the call to become Bolton School’s Crime Squad for a day! They spent the day off their normal timetable...

  • Simon Armitage Talks Classics and Context

    A poetry reading and talk from Simon Armitage had the McKellen Studio Theatre packed full, with an excited audience hanging on...

  • Old Boy Plans Organ Recital

    Old Boy Mark Williams is now Director of Music at Jesus College Cambridge, but is planning to return to Lancashire to give a...

  • Simon Armitage Talks Classics and Context

    A poetry reading and talk from Simon Armitage had the McKellen Studio Theatre packed full, with an excited audience hanging on...

  • Old Boy Plans Organ Recital

    Old Boy Mark Williams is now Director of Music at Jesus College Cambridge, but is planning to return to Lancashire to give a...

  • SAT Support on Saturdays

    Over thirty Year 6 pupils from a number of local schools have been taking part in a Mathematics Saturday School at Bolton School....

  • SAT Support on Saturdays

    Over thirty Year 6 pupils from a number of local schools have been taking part in a Mathematics Saturday School at Bolton School....

  • Boys Celebrate Chinese New Year at Concert

    As part of the Junior Boys’ Mandarin Chinese studies, Year 3 pupils attended the Confucius Institute New Year Gala Concert at the...

  • Vaulting Competition Challenges High Flyers

    Seven boys in Year 8 prepared to impress their peers and the judges in the final of the annual Vaulting Competition. Richard...

  • Pancakes for PMSF UK

    The Girls’ Division’s first ever Charity Pancake Race and Pancake Café in support of PMSF UK was a huge success! The girls raised...

  • Old Boy’s Clarion Satire Premiere

    Old Boy and former journalist Mark Jagasia has turned to creative writing to pen his debut stage play. Clarion is a black satire...

  • Study of the Ancient World Throws a Mirror Back at Us

    Why study the ancient world in the twenty first century? This was the question addressed by Michael Scott, Associate Professor of...

  • Language Skills Tested in French Spelling Bee

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

  • Study of the Ancient World Throws a Mirror Back at Us

    Why study the ancient world in the twenty first century? This was the question addressed by Michael Scott, Associate Professor of...

  • Old Boy’s Clarion Satire Premiere

    Old Boy and former journalist Mark Jagasia has turned to creative writing to pen his debut stage play. Clarion is a black satire...

  • Young Minds Stimulated by MFL Experience Day

    Eighty five budding junior linguists from 14 local primary schools enjoyed a day absorbed in modern foreign languages at Bolton...

  • Boys Perform Alongside Celebrity Guitarist Ivan Bores

    The Boys’ Division Classical Guitar Quartet performed alongside Ivan Bores at a recent recital held in the Arts Centre. Ivan is...

  • A Student's Perspective on Success at the Manchester Latin and Greek...

    The below is written by Nick Thompson, a Year 12 student After weeks of preparation, the moment finally came to take the coach...

  • Young Minds Stimulated by MFL Experience Day

    Eighty five budding junior linguists from 14 local primary schools enjoyed a day absorbed in modern foreign languages at Bolton...

  • Boys Perform Alongside Celebrity Guitarist Ivan Bores

    The Boys’ Division Classical Guitar Quartet performed alongside Ivan Bores at a recent recital held in the Arts Centre. Ivan is...

  • Girls Hit The Right Note With Music Festival

    In the last week before the half term holiday, the Junior Girls’ Music Festival took place. This annual occasion is always...

  • New Medicine Scholarship for Sixth Form Girl

    A new scholarship to study Medicine at university is being offered to Year 13 students in Bolton School’s Girls’ Division.   The...

  • New Medicine Scholarship for Sixth Form Girl

    A new scholarship to study Medicine at university is being offered to Year 13 students in Bolton School’s Girls’ Division.   The...

  • Impressive Second Place for Quiz Team

    The Junior Boys’ School Quiz Team were in action over the weekend at the AJIS Quiz. Year 6 pupils James Roberts, James Hopkinson,...

  • Students Spark Political Debate

    Bolton School was delighted to welcome four local politicians for an afternoon of discussion and debate, prompted by questions...

  • Triads Keep Boys on Their Toes

    As the school approaches the half term holiday, boys in Years 7 to 13 have finished the first ever cycle of Triads. Triads are...

  • Boys Balance in Gymnastics Competition

    The six finalists in the Boys’ Division Year 7 Gymnastics Competition joined the rest of their year group in the gym to...

  • Girls Join North of England Lacrosse Squad

    Five Girls’ Division pupils have been selected for the Junior North of England Lacrosse squad. Sixth Form students Ellen Dick...

  • Zoe Reaches Climbing Final

    Year 8 pupil Zoe Grainger recently took part in the ROCfest, a national climbing competition held at RockOver Climbing in...

  • Pupils Help Judge at National Bouldering Competition

    Four boys in the Sixth Form volunteered to help judge national bouldering event RocFest 2015 over the weekend. Adam Palmer, Ethan...

  • Girls Join North of England Lacrosse Squad

    Five Girls’ Division pupils have been selected for the Junior North of England Lacrosse squad. Sixth Form students Ellen Dick...

  • Students Spark Political Debate

    Bolton School was delighted to welcome four local politicians for an afternoon of discussion and debate, prompted by questions...

  • Primary Pupils Compete at Town Swimming Gala

    Children from thirty-seven primary school in the local area took part in this year’s Bolton Schools’ Swimming Championships,...

  • Second Prize for Future Engineers from The Big Bang Classroom Challenge

    In June 2014, a group of twenty-four Year 10 girls entered The Big Bang Classroom Challenge, a national competition designed to...

  • Ogden Prize for Former Head Girl

    Recent leaver and former Head Girl Annabel Ault has been awarded the 2014 Ogden Prize for outstanding performance in A Level...

  • Girls Enjoy Spanish Day

    Pupils at Hesketh House, Bolton School’s Junior Girls’ School, have enjoyed a day dedicated to all things Spanish.  Mrs Labbe,...

  • Park Road Music Festival 2015

    This week, the annual Park Road Music Festival took place, with many boys taking part either as performers or members of the...

  • NCS Inspiration for Year 11

    The Year 11 boys travelled down to Bolton Lads and Girls Club for an introduction to National Citizen Service. Also known as NCS,...

  • Mr Teasdale Commended in Biology Teacher of the Year Award

    Mr David Teasdale has been Highly Commended by the judges at this year’s School Biology Teacher of the Year Award. The award is...

  • Old Girls Support Classrooms in the Clouds

    In November last year the Old Girls’ Association ran their annual Christmas Market, raising money for the School’s bursary fund...

  • Mr Teasdale Commended in Biology Teacher of the Year Award

    Mr David Teasdale has been Highly Commended by the judges at this year’s School Biology Teacher of the Year Award. The award is...

  • U16 Water Polo Team Qualifies for National Finals

    The U16 Water Polo team dominated the Championships with three strong wins, catapulting them forward into the national...

  • National Call-Up for Thea

    Year 9 water polo player Thea Simpson has received a national call-up for her skills in the sport. She was talent-spotted at a...

  • PMSF UK Founder Inspires Girls With Moving Assembly

    Kathryn Kay visited the Girls’ Division during morning Assembly to talk to pupils about Phelan-McDermid Syndrome, or PMS. Kathryn...

  • Year 12 Girls Debate in ESU Competition

    Five Year 12 girls took part in the second round of the Schools’ Mace, a national debating competition run by the...

  • Parallel Oreos Interviewed on BBC Radio Lancashire

    Two members of Year 10 band Parallel Oreos appeared on BBC Radio Lancashire this weekend. Adam Critchlow and George Morgan were...

  • Magistrates Visit Year 6 for Mock Trial

    Magistrates who run the Education Programme visited Hesketh House to help the Year 6 girls conduct a mock trial. The two Year 6...

  • Old Girl Launches Fifth Year of KPMG Summer Internships

    Former Girls’ Division pupil Katie Clinton returned to the School to launch KPMG’s summer internship programme to Sixth Form...

  • Old Girl Launches Fifth Year of KPMG Summer Internships

    Former Girls’ Division pupil Katie Clinton returned to the School to launch KPMG’s summer internship programme to Sixth Form...

  • Old Girl Launches Fifth Year of KPMG Summer Internships

    Former Girls’ Division pupil Katie Clinton returned to the School to launch KPMG’s summer internship programme to Sixth Form...

  • Girls Enthused by Model UN Experience

    Girls from Bolton School Senior School recently enjoyed a weekend of discussion and debating at the MUN-HIGH 2015 event which was...

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