Bolton School Senior Boys

Senior Boys' Noticeboard

  • 2020-21 Historical Association Lectures

    Historical Association branch meetings have been a regular feature in the Girls’ Division for the past six years. Each year, a series of seven lectures are delivered by a range of academics from the North West and further afield. Ordinarily, attendees meet in the comfortable surroundings of the Sutcliffe Suite and enjoy a chat over tea and...

  • School to Help with Recruitment of Teachers

    In recent years, Bolton School has become a partner school and hub in a new Department for Education (DfE) drive to recruit more teachers in shortage subject areas. The National Maths and Physics SCITT (School-Centred Initial Teacher Training) is at the forefront of a DfE initiative to spearhead subject specific teacher training on a national...

  • Virtual Visit

    Under normal circumstances, Bolton School welcomes families at several times throughout the year for a wide range of open events for all age groups. Since the beginning of the pandemic, many events have moved online and you are also able to get a taste of what Bolton School is like by visiting us virtually.

  • School's 80 Acre Classroom

    Lots of schools endeavour to provide outdoor activities for their pupils but few can boast their own fully equipped adventure learning centre. Bolton School can, in the shape of Patterdale Hall, which is idyllically situated in an 80 acre estate on the southern shore of Lake Ullswater and comes with its own qualified instructors and domestic...

  • Winwick Bus Route for School

    Bolton School has introduced a bus route for children wishing to travel from the Winwick and North Warrington area. The route picks up from, and delivers to, The Swan Inn at the junction of Winwick Link Road and the A49.  The route complements the nearby and popular Culcheth pick-up as well as another 18 routes across the North-West, which see...

  • Promote Your Business at Bolton School

    A new opportunity has arisen for businesses to promote their offers around the perimeter of some of the sports fields at Bolton School. With regular mid-week and weekend fixtures against the North West's top schools and popular events for the local community, advertisers are guaranteed a captive audience of independent and state school parents. A...

  • 100 Inspiring Minds

    During 2015-16, as Bolton School enjoyed its 100 and 500 year 'birthday' celebrations, we profiled some of the most inspiring and influential people from Bolton School’s history. Some of those profiled had made an impact on society, shaping our businesses and communities, and some had devoted their lifelong careers to the School and its...

  • Boys' Division Sports Fixtures

    See the latest sports fixtures by clicking here to our Downloads page and scrolling down to the "Sports Fixtures" section.

  • Directions to Away Sporting Venues (Boys' Division)

    This section of the website replaces the popular booklet, 'How to get lost on a Saturday', and contains the definitive list of directions to the schools played by Bolton School teams. Click on the links for directions from the schools' own websites, where available, and also zoom-able OS maps from Multimap. Altrincham Marlborough Road,...

  • Boys' Division Assembly Favourites CD

    A CD featuring Michael Pain playing sixteen much-loved Assembly Favourites on the organ in Bolton School Boys' Division's Great Hall is available to buy. The CD features many favourites of the boys, both current pupils and Old Boltonians, including Come, Holy Ghost, Bach's God's Time is Best, Handel's Aria, Verdi's Grand March "Aida", Gothic Suite...

  • Bolton Boys in Focus

    A pictorial history book of the Boys' Division written by former Boys' Division teachers David Shaw and Charles Winder The book, Bolton Boys in Focus, is a collection of photos from 1875-2010 and shows the startling range of activities and events that the boys have been involved in over the years.   The two authors both started teaching on the...