Bolton School Infants

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Find out more about news and events at Bolton Infants School.

  • Supporting Moorlands Fire Fighters

    Moors Fires Support

    Friday, 06 July 2018

    In light of the recent wildfires on Winter Hill, Beech House staff, pupils and their families decided to show their support and thanks to the Emergency Services and Armed Forces. Crews tackling the moorland fires have appealed for a variety of...

  • School Ball is Big Fundraiser

    Bolton School Ball (1)

    Saturday, 16 June 2018

    Not only was the Bolton School Ball, held at the A J Bell Stadium in Salford, a roaring success but it also raised £19,000! The money will go towards bursaries for girls and boys who begin their studies in Year 7 of the Girls’ or Boys’ Divisions at...

  • Bolton School Celebrates Royal Wedding

    Royal Wedding Nursery Class KKP-151697

    Friday, 18 May 2018

    Children at Bolton School celebrated the royal wedding in style one day early. Children in the Nursery and Nursery Class held a ‘Princes and Princesses’ day: some of the children came dressed up as royals, while others wore the colours of the UK and...

  • Mrs Shaw's Long Walk Home for Sport Relief

    Sport Relief Long Walk Home

    Thursday, 22 March 2018

    Mrs Shaw, a Reception Class teacher at Bolton School Infant School (Beech House), is all set to take the long walk home - 13 miles, up and down hills from Bolton to Withnell - as she aims to raise £1,000 for Sport Relief. Looking forward to the...

  • Beech House Children Learn All About Circusology

    Circusology (5)

    Thursday, 22 March 2018

    Year 1 and Year 2 children at Beech House, Bolton School’s Infant School, enjoyed a day of ‘Circusology’ workshops as they developed their balance, perseverance and patience whilst learning a range of exciting circus skills. The circusology day...

  • Infants Show Eggs-pert Decorating Skills

    Easter Egg Decoration (8)

    Thursday, 22 March 2018

    Children at Beech House, the Infant School of Bolton School, have shown their creative skills - with just a little help from their parents - as they produced some wonderfully decorated (boiled) Easter Eggs. Head Teacher Mrs Taylor said: "It was...

  • Reception’s Judo Experience

    Judo (5)

    Tuesday, 20 March 2018

    Children in Reception at Beech House Infant School had the chance to try out Judo as part of the School’s Sport Relief activities. Each of the Reception classes enjoyed a workshop with Antony Parkinson in which they learned a Judo pin, tried their...

  • Civil War to be Reenacted at Bolton School

    Civil War Re-enactment musketeers

    Friday, 16 March 2018

    Cannon will fire, drums will sound, and swords will clash as schoolchildren from across Bolton get the chance to go back in time to the English Civil War - thanks to a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.  A new project will see special education...

  • School Receives Corporate Heraldry Award

    Bolton School was awarded the Heraldry Society’s Corporate Heraldry Award in February 2018

    Wednesday, 21 February 2018

    Following an application prepared and submitted by Old Boy Malcolm Howe (1948-1956), Bolton School has been awarded the Heraldry Society’s Corporate Heraldry Award. The submission detailed the many and varied ways in which the School has used its...

  • Infants Enjoy an Enterprising Week

    Careers Week (7)

    Friday, 09 February 2018

    Bolton School Infants in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 have enjoyed a fascinating week learning about a wide range of jobs whilst undertaking a range of activities aimed at developing skills which will be valued in the workplace. Over the course of...

  • Trip to Maritime Museum Enhances Titanic Learning

    Maritime Museum Titanic

    Thursday, 18 January 2018

    Year 2 children at Beech House enjoyed a day trip to The Maritime Museum in Liverpool to enhance their learning about The Titanic. Teacher Mrs Clarke recounts: "We had a workshop learning about a family who were on the Titanic and how they were...

  • Book Tells the Story of Bolton School Girls’ Division

    Riley Quad spring KKP-136375

    Wednesday, 17 January 2018

    Eric Fairweather, Archivist at Bolton School, has written a new book which charts the chronological history of Bolton School Girls’ Division. ‘Pride in the Past; Confidence in the Future’ traces the genealogy of women’s education and the formation...

  • Year 1 Nativity Full of Little Stars

    Shine Star Shine Y1 Nativity Star Shines

    Friday, 15 December 2017

    The Year 1 pupils’ performance of Shine Star, Shine made for a magical nativity. The story focused on the big star that needed to light the way to the newborn baby Jesus, but could not shine. The other stars tried to encourage the big star to shine...

  • Infants Entertain at Christmas Tea

    Beech House singing at Tea at the Riley

    Thursday, 14 December 2017

    Children from Beech House Infant School provided entertainment for guests at Tea at the Riley, the Sixth Form Girls’ monthly tea party for elderly people in the local community. The special Christmas menu was festive and featured turkey and...

  • Reception Shines in Traditional Nativity

    Shine Star Shine Y1 Nativity

    Wednesday, 13 December 2017

    Children in Reception at Beech House put on a traditional Nativity performance this Christmas. A chorus of Narrators told the story of the birth of Jesus, helped along by pupils acting as various characters in the tale. The narrative was...

  • Strictly Fun at Year 2 Nativity

    Strictly Y2 Nativity Angels

    Tuesday, 12 December 2017

    Pupils in Year 2 opened the Nativity season at Beech House with their production of Lights, Camel, Action. The children treated an audience of parents and family members of a variety of dances as they told the story of the birth of Jesus. These...

  • Christmas Panto Visits Beech House

    Jack and the Beanstalk Panto (5)

    Thursday, 07 December 2017

    All the children at Beech House Infant School had a fabulous time as the Take Away Theatre Company entertained them with a traditional pantomime performance of Jack and the Beanstalk. Pupils laughed and booed in all the right places and enjoyed the...

  • Helping Bolton Lions Spread Christmas Cheer

    Bolton Lions Donation

    Monday, 04 December 2017

    Families at Beech House have once again made an enormous donation to the Bolton Lions’ Caring Christmas Appeal. The appeal gives gifts to families who would otherwise not be able to buy presents for their children at Christmas. The School has now...

  • Artistic Inspiration for Y2 at The Lowry

    Lowry Museum Visit artwork

    Monday, 27 November 2017

    Year 2 children at Bolton School enjoyed an inspiring visit to the Lowry Museum in Salford. Teacher Mrs Clarke coordinated the visit and oversaw the girls and boys who learnt how to draw industrial scenes, buildings and people – looking at them as...

  • Pupils Explore the Great Fire of London

    Great Fire of London (1)

    Wednesday, 15 November 2017

    The Freshwater Theatre Company came into school to work with all the Year 1 classes at Beech House, Bolton School’s Infant School. The children were whisked back in time to 1666 so that they could explore how the Great Fire of London affected...

  • Infants Travel the World by Tuba

    Travelling by Tuba boys with alpine horn

    Friday, 13 October 2017

    All the children in Beech House enjoyed a trip around the world today with Travelling by Tuba. They listened to music from many countries including Italy, Africa and Great Britain and had a wonderful time learning to play a range of unusual...

  • Generous Harvest Donations from Beech House Families

    The whole Foundation supported charities with their Harvest donations. The Infants made their donation to Urban Outreach

    Friday, 06 October 2017

    Year 2 pupils at Beech House led this year's Harvest Assembly with Reception and Year 1 joining in with their own harvest songs - a particular highlight being "Harvest Rock and Roll!" Beech House families were particularly generous this year in...

  • Bolton School Collects Queen’s Award at Ceremony

    Queen's Award Ceremony - Receiving Award

    Wednesday, 30 August 2017

    Earlier this year, Bolton School received the Queen’s Awards for Voluntary Service. This award recognises best practice in volunteering work, and is equivalent to getting an MBE. At a special ceremony held at Gorton Monastery, Sue Hincks,...

  • Sports Day Fun

    Sports Day at Beech House

    Thursday, 06 July 2017

    Pupils at Beech House enjoyed not one but two excellent Sports Days: one for Reception and another for pupils in Years 1 and 2. The children in Reception were cheered on by parents and family members as they took part in the varied activities for...

  • Bowland Farm Animals Visit Beech House

    Bowland Farm - feeding alpaca

    Thursday, 08 June 2017

    Pupils in Reception and Year 1 enjoyed becoming farmers for the day as Bowland Farm came to Beech House. The children loved seeing the goose, goats, sheep, hens and ducks. They were able to stroke and handle some of the animals, which was really...

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