Bolton School Senior Boys

Parents' Association

  • Overview

    The parents of all boys who attend the school are automatically members of the Parents' Association (PA). The objectives of the PA are as follows: To foster and support the welfare of the School To provide information to parents To encourage involvement of parents and families in school life. In general, the PA committee: assigns the...

  • PA Meeting Dates

    All PA meetings are at 7.30pm in the Leverhulme Suite in the Riley Sixth Form Centre (behind the main reception). Please park in Dobson Road Quad.  PA Meeting Dates 2019-2020 Tuesday 8 October (AGM) Drinks reception from 7.00pm 7.30pm Leverhulme Suite Monday 25 November 7.30pm Leverhulme Suite Thursday 30...

  • Events

    Wine-Tasting Evening  Come and join us for a wine-tasting evening on Friday 27th September at Bolton School. We promise a friendly, informal atmosphere for this social event in the Parents’ Association repertoire. Your ticket includes a glass of Prosecco on arrival, the chance to sample six different quality wines and a mid-evening light supper....

  • Teenage Journey

    The Teenage Journey series is aimed at providing parents with a wide range of topics and expertise covering the different aspects of raising teenage boys. Expert speakers both from within Bolton School and from elsewhere will talk about issues such as adolescent mental health, diet and exercise, homework and revision skills, relationships, drugs...

  • Wish List

    Each year, the Parents’ Association invites submissions from Boys’ Division staff for funding for extra items or experiences for the boys which are not necessarily covered under School budgets; those “nice but not necessary” items that enhance even further the range of experiences available for the boys. Applications are considered at our...

  • News

    Keep abreast of all the latest Parents' Association news stories on this page

  • Lost Property and Second-Hand Shop

    The Parents’ Association runs the Lost Property and Second-Hand Shop with a team of dedicated volunteers. More information about this service can be found here.

  • Labelling Uniform and Kit

    Uniform and other items that are named will eventually find their way back to your son. Unnamed items most likely will not. There are several companies who produce various methods of labelling items and you may wish to try their products. The following companies give commission to the Senior Boys’ Parents’ Association if the school’s details are...

  • Plant Sale

    The Bolton School plant sale is a well-established service offered to parents and friends of the wider Bolton School community each spring. The quality of the plants is second to none – they are hardy, colourful and long-lasting. We have a good relationship with a local nursery and so they offer us favourable rates to supply a good range of...

  • Easyfundraising

    Easyfundraising is the simplest way to raise money for Bolton School Senior Boys’ Parents’ Association. Shop with any of over 3,300 well-known retailers via the easyfundraising website and a percentage of what you spend is passed to the PA at no additional cost to you. Retailers include Amazon, John Lewis, Marks and Spencer, Vodafone, eBay, Tesco,...

  • Bolton School Ball 2018

    The Bolton School Ball 2018, held at the AJ Bell Stadium, was a roaring success and an account of the event can be found here. We would like to sincerely thank all those who supported the event through sponsorship or donating lots for the auction. Sponsors Raymond James King Street sponsored our live band from Bloomsbury Music. Swansway Honda...

  • Interview Skills Training

    The Parents’ Association assists the Careers Department at Bolton School with recruiting volunteer parents to help with the Interview Skills evenings for Year 12 pupils (age 17) in June each year.  Volunteers are asked to conduct a mock interview with a pupil, where possible matched for intended career path, based on a CV prepared in advance by...