"There is such a relaxed atmosphere in school, especially in the Sixth Form - all the teachers put in all their efforts to help get you through your exams, make the right university and career choices, and for you to reach your full potential."

April, Year 12

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Junior Girls' Latest News

This page is updated regularly to keep you up to date with all the breaking news from the Junior Girls' Division.

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Stuffing and Sauce for Urban Outreach Hampers

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Pupils at Bolton School have once again risen to the challenge of providing Urban Outreach with supplies for their Christmas Hampers. The Hampers, which are filled with everything needed to make a traditional Christmas dinner, are given to families i...
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Juniors Perform Hosanna Rock!

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Pupils at the Junior Girls’ School impressed matinee and evening audiences with their Christmas concert, which was held in the Girls’ Division Great Hall. They performed Hosanna Rock!, an uplifting retelling of the story of the nativity interspersed ...
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Ballet and Gymnastics Success for Dinburgh


Towards the end of November, Year 5 pupil Dinburgh Ai took part in two prestigious competitions, one in ballet and the second in rhythmic gymnastics. First, Dinburgh entered The Mabel Ryan Awards 2017 in London. This event is organised by the Cecche...
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Moving Remembrance Assembly at Hesketh House

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Year 6 girls at Hesketh House, showing great maturity, conducted a moving assembly in front of a busy hall of classmates, parents and teachers, which reflected on the heroism of those involved in the First World War and the brutality and horror they ...
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Teacher Visits Malawi with Retrak Charity

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Over the October half term break, Junior Girls’ School teacher Mrs Julia Marsden travelled to Malawi to work with Retrak. This charity aims to support street children in Africa and South America through education, healthcare and shelter, and to reint...
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Girls Raise Funds for Teacher’s Retrak Trip to Malawi

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The Junior Girls have raised over £3,000 to send one of their teachers to Malawi over the half term break to work with the charity Retrak. Retrak works to transform the lives of street children in Africa and South America, helping them to access edu...
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Young Gymnast Joins GB Squad

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Year 5 pupil Dinburgh Ai has been selected to join the Britain Gymnastics U12 Squad. She will now have the opportunity to take part in training sessions with British Gymnastics to help her to improve even further. The photos are from Dinburgh's bron...
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Travelling by Tuba Visits Hesketh House

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The Junior Girls enjoyed a tour around the world and through musical history with the Travelling by Tuba duo. They listened to a wide range of pieces on various different instruments, including of course the tuba! Some lucky girls were able to join i...
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Junior Girls Learn the Origins of the Harvest Festival

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Junior Girls at Bolton School enjoyed a fascinating assembly learning about the Reverend Robert Stephen Hawker who, as a Cornish Anglican priest, introduced the first Harvest Festival on 13 September 1843. Whilst the offerings of bread, fruit and veg...
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School Joins World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

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The Junior Schools each hosted their own event in support of Macmillan, with parents from the Junior Girls’ School congregating in the dining hall and Junior Boys’ School parents heading to the library. Both events were well attended and had a lovely...
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