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News for November 2017

  • Jazz Band Entertains Park Road Boys

    The 12-strong Joint Jazz Band from Bolton School's Senior Schools was the featured ensemble at this Wednesday's lunchtime concert...

  • Ralf Little's Unimportant Opinions

    Actor, writer and former pupil Ralf Little, who left Bolton School in 1998, returned to his alma mater to deliver a humorous and...

  • Old Boy Ralf Delivers Acting Masterclass

    Aspiring Senior School actors enjoyed an instructive masterclass in the hands of Ralf Little, who left Bolton School in 1998....

  • Sponsored Silence Benefits Manchester Children

    One hundred and twenty six girls in Year 7 at Bolton School Girls’ Division underwent a 24 hours’ sponsored silence to raise...

  • Ralf Little's Unimportant Opinions

    Actor, writer and former pupil Ralf Little, who left Bolton School in 1998, returned to his alma mater to deliver a humorous and...

  • Pupil Reaches National Dressage Championships

    Year 8 pupil Beth McGuinness has qualified to compete in the British National Dressage Championships next April. Beth started...

  • Artistic Inspiration for Y2 at The Lowry

    Year 2 children at Bolton School enjoyed an inspiring visit to the Lowry Museum in Salford. Teacher Mrs Clarke coordinated the...

  • Carousel of Careers Advice for Boys

    Pupils in Year 9 of Bolton School Boys’ Division spent the afternoon on a careers carousel as part of the school’s innovative...

  • Alumni Track Career Paths Into Finance

    During the Year 13 boys’ recent SPACE session, two Old Boys reconnected with the School in order to provide an interesting and...

  • Carousel of Careers Advice for Boys

    Pupils in Year 9 of Bolton School Boys’ Division spent the afternoon on a careers carousel as part of the school’s innovative...

  • Girls’ Division in North West Top Ten

    The Girls’ Division has been listed among the Top Ten independent schools in the North West of England. Parent Power, The Sunday...

  • Enterprising Students Create Business Ideas

    Students in Year 12 from both Divisions joined together in mixed teams to create their own business ideas as part of the Joint...

  • Celebrating Chemistry Week

    The Girls’ Division celebrated National Chemistry Week (20-24 November 2017) with a number of exciting themed competitions. The...

  • Honey Sale Creates a Buzz

    Members of the Bolton School Boys’ Division Beekeeping Club were proud to announce that the bees produced a good crop of honey...

  • Old Boy Discusses Reality of Medical Career

    Old Boy Mobeen Qureshi returned to Bolton School to talk to students interested in a career in medicine about his experiences of...

  • Sixth Formers’ Help for Anthony Nolan

    Dozens of Sixth Form boys and girls at Bolton School showed their caring and charitable nature over lunch when they signed up to...

  • Sixth Formers’ Help for Anthony Nolan

    Dozens of Sixth Form boys and girls at Bolton School showed their caring and charitable nature over lunch when they signed up to...

  • Boys’ Uplifting and Magnificent Autumn Concert

    Senior Boys at Bolton School – with some help from the Girls’ Division - demonstrated the breadth and depth of their musical...

  • School Integral in England EU Nations Water Polo Win

    Current pupil Harrison Barker-Smith and recent leaver Ben Ray helped the England U21 Water Polo Team win the EU Nations'...

  • School Integral in England EU Nations Water Polo Win

    Current pupil Harrison Barker-Smith and recent leaver Ben Ray helped the England U21 Water Polo Team win the EU Nations'...

  • U13s Reach National Football Quarter-Finals

    Bolton School’s U13 football team is into the Quarter Finals of the Independent Schools’ Football Association (ISFA) Cup, having...

  • German Students Win Debate Trophy

    A group of languages students from Bolton School’s Sixth Form attended the North Schools’ Modern Languages Debating Competition...

  • Girls Win French Debates

    Four Sixth Form languages students attended the North Schools’ Modern Languages Debating Competition held at Cheadle Hulme...

  • Head of Sport’s Rugby Contribution Recognised

    Mr Paul Fernside, the Boys’ Division Head of Sport and Master in Charge of Rugby, travelled to Twickenham to attend the recent...

  • Holocaust Art Project Reflects Power of Words

    Nineteen pupils from Years 8 to 13 have taken part in an art project to remember the victims and survivors of the Holocaust. They...

  • Pupils Explore the Great Fire of London

    The Freshwater Theatre Company came into school to work with all the Year 1 classes at Beech House, Bolton School’s Infant...

  • Up Close and Personal with an Enigma Machine

    Year 7 girls at Bolton School Girls’ Division enjoyed a fascinating morning with Dr James Grime, Mathematician and lecturer, who...

  • Students Named Ogden Trust School Physicists

    Two students in the Sixth Form have been named Ogden Trust School Physicists of the Year for 2017. Nadiya Hall and Reem Harandou...

  • Grand Battle of the Bands Donation For Young Musicians

    Last year’s Battle of the Bands competition raised a total of £1,000, which has been donated to Trust Music. The charity aims to...

  • Drugs Education from Returning Pharmacists

    Former pupils Alex Quayle, who left Bolton School in 2009, and Thorrun Govind, who finished in 2010, returned as practising...

  • Drugs Education from Returning Pharmacists

    Former pupils Alex Quayle, who left Bolton School in 2009, and Thorrun Govind, who finished in 2010, returned as practising...

  • Lollipop Man Named Unsung Hero

    Barry Massey, the Junior Boys’ School lollipop man, has received the Unsung Hero Award at the Bolton News Schools Awards. Each...

  • Boys Remember Passchendaele

    Dr Holland presided over a powerful whole school Remembrance Assembly, which paid particular tribute to the ten former Bolton...

  • Lifetime Achievement Award for Trevor Pledger

    Mr Trevor Pledger, former teacher and Director of Partnerships at Bolton School Boys’ Division, has won the Lifetime Achievement...

  • Moving Remembrance Assembly at Hesketh House

    Year 6 girls at Hesketh House, showing great maturity, conducted a moving assembly in front of a busy hall of classmates, parents...

  • Service of Remembrance Recalls Passchendaele

    The Girls’ Division came together to remember those who have lost their lives in conflict in a Service of Remembrance. They were...

  • Service of Remembrance Recalls Passchendaele

    The Girls’ Division came together to remember those who have lost their lives in conflict in a Service of Remembrance. They were...

  • School Presents Young Business of the Year Award

    Staff from Bolton School and Patterdale Hall, the School’s outdoor adventure learning centre, joined the cream of Manchester’s...

  • Young Filmmakers Produce Oscar-Worthy Shorts

    Pupils in Year 10 were given a whirlwind one day film school during which they learned how to make their own silent short with...

  • Edgelands Poem Wins Prize

    A poem written by Year 11 pupil Amelia Doherty has won second prize in the 2017 August challenge #1 on Young Poets Network...

  • Funds Raised at Firework Extravaganza

    Our stall at the Senior Girls’ PA Fireworks Extravaganza was a great success. Many families came along to enjoy the superb...

  • Ralf Little to give 45th Tillotson Lecture

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Great Hall,Wednesday 29th November 2017, 7.00pm Refreshments served in the Riley Centre after the...

  • Teacher Visits Malawi with Retrak Charity

    Over the October half term break, Junior Girls’ School teacher Mrs Julia Marsden travelled to Malawi to work with Retrak. This...

  • Ralf Little to give 45th Tillotson Lecture

    Bolton School Boys’ Division Great Hall,Wednesday 29th November 2017, 7.00pm Refreshments served in the Riley Centre after the...

  • Fireworks Extravaganza for Bonfire Night

    The Fifth of November brought with it a buzzing atmosphere as a huge crowd flocked to the school to enjoy the Girls’ Division...

  • School Shortlisted for TES Independent School Award

    Bolton School has been shortlisted for the Times Educational Supplement (TES) Whole School Community Initiative Award in...

  • School Shortlisted for TES Independent School Award

    Bolton School has been shortlisted for the Times Educational Supplement (TES) Whole School Community Initiative Award in...

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