Bolton School Senior Boys

Open Day - Departmental Films

Please scan down this page to watch a variety of departmental videos showing the stimulating lessons and activities that boys enjoy at Bolton School Boys' Division. Some of the films were recorded on our virtual open morning in October 2020 and some were recorded pre-event. 

An introduction from Headmaster Philip Britton:


Applying to the Boys' Division by Headmaster Mr Britton


A Pupil's Perspective on Virtual Open Morning:


Two Y8 boys offer their thoughts on life in the Boys' Division:



English in the Boys' Division: 


Mathematics in the Boys' Division: 


 A Y8 pupil's perspective of Maths: 


Welcome to our Chemistry Department - a film recorded on the virtual open morning:


A welcome to our Music Department:  


 Watch footage of the School's Concert Band: 


 Make a virtual visit to our Classics Department: 


 Last year our Y7 cohort achieved the Arts Award - this short film celebrates that success: 


An overview of our ICT subject area:



Mr Teasdale explains all about the enriching SPACE programme in the Boys' Division: 


This film shows some of the outdoor learning that boys enjoy throughout their years at Bolton School: 


 Here is film footage of a kayaking trip in France that took place in recent years: 


This film gives you a glimpse of the exciting adventure learning activities that boys enjoy during their residential stay at Patterdale Hall in the Lake District: 


Watch this film this which offers a pupil's perspective of adventures at Patterdale Hall: 


Through this drone footage, you can get a sense of the wonderful setting that Patterdale Hall is located in: 



 You can watch more films about all that we do at Bolton School on this page.