"That discipline and focus really impacted my athletic career with mountain biking, and with other aspects of everyday life too. I am very grateful to Bolton School for contributing to this solid foundation. "

Chris Eatough, World Champion at Mountain Bike Endurance and Old Boy

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Read a wide selection of quotes about Bolton School:

  • "I can’t recommend this school highly enough. I have seen my three boys pass through the Boys’ Division and all have achieved outstandingly well."

    Parent, Senior Boys' School
  • "As my three children pass through Park Road, I watch them develop into well-mannered, well-educated and interested young boys, with an enthusiasm for life and all its opportunities."

    Junior Boys' School Parent
  • "The outcomes for children are outstanding.....Results are consistently higher than the national average."

    ISI Inspection 2016 of the Early Years' Foundation Stage
  • "Pupils work well together and individually, and are very successful in a wide range of extra-curricular activities including music, drama and games."

    ISI Inspection of the Girls' Division 2016
  • "Pupils are self-assured, purposeful and mutually supportive - they readily accept responsibility and assume a variety of leadership roles."

    ISI Inspection of the Girls' Division 2016
  • "Bolton School Girls' Division is highly successful in meeting its aim to realise the potential of each pupil. The quality of pupils’ achievement and learning is excellent."

    ISI Inspection of the Girls' Division 2016
  • "Teaching is characterised by teachers’ outstanding knowledge of, and passion for, their subject and their infectious enthusiasm."

    ISI Inspection of the Girls' Division 2016
  • "By the end of the Early Years' Foundation Stage, children are extremely well prepared for school and the next stage in their learning."

    Early Years Foundation Stage ISI Inspection 2016