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News for November 2016

  • Target 2.0 Team Win Northern Heat

    A team of Boys’ Division pupils have won the Northern Heat of the Bank of England’s Target 2.0 challenge. The team was captained...

  • Guitar Teacher to Play on Radio 3

    Guitarist Jon Gjylaci, who teaches the instrument at Bolton School, will be featured on BBC Radio 3’s ‘In Tune’ drive-time...

  • Guitar Teacher to Play on Radio 3

    Guitarist Jon Gjylaci, who teaches the instrument at Bolton School, will be featured on BBC Radio 3’s ‘In Tune’ drive-time...

  • An Emotional Evening Spent with Lemn Sissay

    Lemn Sissay, writer and Chancellor of the University of Manchester, held the Great Hall of Bolton School Girls’ Division...

  • Now Marcus is Double English Open Champion

    Following on from becoming World Junior Thai Kickboxing Champion just last month, Marcus Williams, a Year 7 pupil at Bolton...

  • Thunder Selection for Cate

    Cate Lord in Year 10 has been selected for the Manchester Thunder Netball Development Squad. She took part in two netball trails...

  • Long Distance Lessons From Endurance World Champion

    Old Boy Chris Eatough returned to Bolton School to give the 2016 Tillotson Lecture on the subject of ‘Long Distance Learning’....

  • Year 6s Quiz Mountain Biking Champion

    Year 6 pupils from the Junior Boys’ and Junior Girls’ Schools were treated to a talk from Chris Eatough, an Old Boy who went on...

  • Multiple World Mountain Bike Champion Advises Elite Athletes

    Chris Eatough, who left Bolton School 26 years ago to move to the US with his family, returned today as six times World 24 hour...

  • Year 6s Quiz Mountain Biking Champion

    Year 6 pupils from the Junior Boys’ and Junior Girls’ Schools were treated to a talk from Chris Eatough, an Old Boy who went on...

  • Multiple World Mountain Bike Champion Advises Elite Athletes

    Chris Eatough, who left Bolton School 26 years ago to move to the US with his family, returned today as six times World 24 hour...

  • Lifesaver Lucy Wins Salford 100s

    Year 7 pupil Lucy Dixon has won the annual Salford 100s Lifesaving Competition. Sixty-two girls from schools in Bolton competed...

  • Team GB STEAM Day for Primary Girls

    Girls in Year 6 from 19 local primary schools visited Bolton School for a new STEAM day themed around the Olympics and Team GB....

  • MFL Debates Challenge Linguists

    ‘Brexit is the answer’, ‘Give me knowledge not money’, ‘Numbers are better than letters’ and ‘We need to halt the progress of...

  • Fencers Triumph at Tournament

    Dean Kirby in Year 4 and Ethan Caswell in Year 5 defeated stiff competition from seven rival schools to triumph in a Fencing...

  • Young Entrepreneurs Excel on Business Challenge Day

    Year 12 pupils in the Boys’ and Girls’ Divisions formed mixed teams and came up with entrepreneurial ideas for the annual...

  • Young Entrepreneurs Excel on Business Challenge Day

    Year 12 pupils in the Boys’ and Girls’ Divisions formed mixed teams and came up with entrepreneurial ideas for the annual...

  • Joint Senior Concert Band Wins Platinum Award

    Bolton School's Joint Senior Concert Band has been awarded a Platinum Award after performing at the North's Regional Festival of...

  • Joint Senior Concert Band Wins Platinum Award

    Bolton School's Joint Senior Concert Band has been awarded a Platinum Award after performing at the North's Regional Festival of...

  • Big Spotacular at Hesketh House

    All of the Junior Girls got involved with Children in Need’s Big Spotacular by adding spotted accessories to their normal school...

  • Linguists Debate at MFL Competition

    Recently, a group of Sixth Form pupils took part in the annual Northern Schools’ Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) Debating...

  • China Visit Leads to School Partnerships

    Languages’ Coordinator at Bolton School Junior Boys’ School, Mr Colin Hough, spent a productive half-term in China, developing...

  • Cake Sales Support Children in Need

    The whole of Year 9 in the Girls’ Division contributed to fundraising for Children in Need by putting on a series of cake and...

  • Children Enjoy Reception Class Taster Morning

    A dozen young children enjoyed a fun Reception Class Taster Morning at Bolton School Infant School. The pre-school children...

  • Diversity and Depth of Talent on Show at Autumn Concert

    Blowing away any Autumnal cobwebs, Mr Forgrieve’s Drum Corps opened the Boys’ Division Concert with Stx ‘n’ Clx, a catchy piece...

  • School Hosts Lemn Sissay MBE for Free Lecture

    Bolton School will host a free lecture from poet, author and broadcaster Lemn Sissay on Tuesday 29th November at 7.00pm in the...

  • Cricketer Reselected for Lancashire Squad

    Multi-talented young sportswoman Anna Phillips in Year 9 has been reselected to join the Lancashire Girls’ Cricket Squad....

  • School Hosts Lemn Sissay MBE for Free Lecture

    Bolton School will host a free lecture from poet, author and broadcaster Lemn Sissay on Tuesday 29th November at 7.00pm in the...

  • Junior Girls Help Operation Christmas Child Appeal

    Dozens of shoeboxes, full of hygiene products, sweets, school supplies and other items such as hats, scarves, hair accessories...

  • Oscar-Worthy Film Day

    Once again the Year 10 film day was a great success, due in no small part to the tutors Ed Boase and Graham Foote from the Young...

  • Tributes to Old Boys in Remembrance Assembly

    This year’s Remembrance Assembly at Bolton School Boys’ Division was led by Dr Holland and paid tribute to the courage,...

  • Top Award for Busy Outdoor Learning Centre

    Patterdale Hall, the adventure learning centre in the Lake District owned by Bolton School, has achieved The Association of Heads...

  • Pupil Reaching the Trampolining Heights

    Congratulations to Will Fothergill, a Year 7 pupil at Bolton School Boys’ Division, who came 2nd in the U12 North West...

  • Poetic Tributes at Remembrance Assembly

    Old Girls joined current pupils and staff for the annual Remembrance Assembly in the Girls’ Division. Alumni entered the Great...

  • Top Award for Busy Outdoor Learning Centre

    Patterdale Hall, the adventure learning centre in the Lake District owned by Bolton School, has achieved The Association of Heads...

  • Tributes to Old Boys in Remembrance Assembly

    This year’s Remembrance Assembly at Bolton School Boys’ Division was led by Dr Holland and paid tribute to the courage,...

  • School is Category Sponsor at MEN Business Awards

    Bolton School was delighted to once again sponsor the Young Business of the Year Award at the 24th Manchester Evening News...

  • School is Category Sponsor at MEN Business Awards

    Bolton School was delighted to once again sponsor the Young Business of the Year Award at the 24th Manchester Evening News...

  • Swimmers Succeed at John Parry Relays

    The Senior and U15 Swimming Teams travelled to Stonyhurst College for the annual John Parry Relays Competition. The Senior Team...

  • Twelfth Night Drama Delights Junior Girls

    An innovative interpretation of the Shakespearean romantic comedy drama Twelfth Night delighted pupils in Years 5 and 6 at...

  • Physics Lecture Searches for Northern Lights

    Dr Melanie Windridge continued the Girls’ Division’s series of Science and Arts lectures with a fascinating talk about the...

  • Old Boy Haseeb is England’s New Opening Batsman

    Fifteen months ago Haseeb Hameed was picking up his A level results from Bolton School; tomorrow he will open the batting for...

  • Boys Perform at Confucius Institute Tenth Anniversary

    This year marks the tenth anniversary of the Confucius Institute in Manchester. Last year the Junior Boys’ School achieved...

  • Boys Win International 360-VR Film-making Competition

    Boys from Years 7 and 8 of Bolton School Boys’ Division, along with their teacher, Deputy Head (Academic) Mr Nic Ford, have won...

  • Girls’ Country Football Squad Selection

    Three Girls’ Division pupils have been selected to join the U14 Greater Manchester Football squad. Anna Philips in Year 9 along...

  • Old Boy Haseeb is England’s New Opening Batsman

    Fifteen months ago Haseeb Hameed was picking up his A level results from Bolton School; tomorrow he will open the batting for...

  • Marcus Becomes World Junior Thai Kickboxing Champion

    Representing Great Britain at the World Championships in Spain, Marcus Williams, a Year 7 boy at Bolton School, has become the...

  • Bolton School Presence on ESSA Squad in Malta

    Over the half term break, Bolton School water polo players Jos Winstanley and Jack Phillips, both in Year 11, joined the English...

  • Life of a Roman Legionary with Author Ben Kane

    Historical fiction author and former veterinarian Ben Kane visited School to talk to Boys’ Division pupils about the Romans. Ben...

  • Water Polo Coach Receives Coach of the Year Award

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Water Polo Coach Andy McGinty has won this year’s British Swimming Water Polo Coach of the Year...

  • Thirteen Earn County Call-Up for Lacrosse Tournament

    Thirteen girls in Years 9 to 13 have been selected to play for the U18 Lancashire County Lacrosse A and B Squads. Ellie Bridge...

  • Sixth Formers Learn the Spanish Way

    Six Year 12 girls and three Year 12 boys enjoyed a Spanish trip to El Puerto de Santa María near Cádiz in Andalusia for 8 days...

  • Sixth Formers Learn the Spanish Way

    Six Year 12 girls and three Year 12 boys enjoyed a Spanish trip to El Puerto de Santa María near Cádiz in Andalusia for 8 days...

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