Bolton School Senior Girls

Senior Girls' Noticeboard

  • Taster Lessons and Open Doors Morning

    Thursday 14 June, 11.00am-12.30pm Parents and pupils are invited to experience Bolton School on a normal working day. Girls in Year 5 will sample two taster lessons in the Senior Girls’ School as part of the Taster Morning. Parents will have the opportunity to take a guided tour of the School on a working day, and will also receive further...

  • Discovery Afternoon for Year 5 Girls

    Thursday 21 June from 4.30pm - 5.45pm Each year, Bolton School Senior Girls' Division opens its doors to Year 5 girls, their parents and friends for a late afternoon/early evening after school. The event offers a chance to learn more about how our School works. There is a treasure hunt trail around the School with various departments offering...

  • Civil War to be Reenacted at Bolton School

    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 days staged at Bolton School to teach local children about their town’s part in the Civil War that...

  • School to Help with Recruitment of MFL Teachers

    Bolton School is to become a partner school and hub for trainee teachers striving to achieve a Post Graduate Certificate in Education and gain Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) as part of the National Modern Languages’ School Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) programme. More Modern Languages’ teachers are needed as the government is committed...

  • Book Illustrates History of the Girls' Division

    Pride in the Past; confidence in the future A new book by Bolton School Archivist and Governor Eric Fairweather offers a full chronological history of the Girls' Division. The 164-page book was produced at the request of the Headmistress, Sue Hincks, to mark the centenary of the Girls' Division at Chorley New Road in 2015, and records the...

  • Why Choose a Girls' School for your Daughter?

    By sending my three daughters to Bolton School Girls' Division, I have watched them grow and flourish in ways that I had never imagined and I believe this is down in no small part to their receiving a girls-only education.  Without the possible distraction of boys in the classroom they have become confident in their own skills, abilities and...

  • School to Host 2017-18 Historical Association Lectures

    Bolton School Girls’ Division will once again host the forthcoming academic year’s Historical Association (Bolton Branch) lectures. The presentations will take place in the Sutcliffe Studio at 7.30pm in the Girls’ Division. Entry is free for Historical Association members (and Bolton School pupils and staff), and £4 for non-members. The full...

  • New Winwick Bus Route for School

    Bolton School will run a new bus route from September for children wishing to travel from the Winwick and North Warrington area.  The new route will pick up from, and deliver to, The Swan Inn at the junction of Winwick Link Road and the A49.  The new route complements the nearby and popular Culcheth pick-up as well as another 21 routes across the...

  • Inspection Acclaims School's Excellence

    Bolton School Girls’ Division has received the highest judgement of being “excellent” in all categories by the Independent Schools’ Inspectorate (ISI).  Meanwhile, EYFS provision received the top judgement of “outstanding” in every category.  The Inspection reported on the progress and achievement of children and young women in Years 1-13,...

  • 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...

  • 100 Inspiring Minds

    During 2015-16, we will be profiling some of the most inspiring and influential people from Bolton School’s history. Some of those profiled will have made an impact on society, shaping our businesses and communities, and some have devoted their lifelong careers to the School and its pupils. From May 2015 onwards, a new profile of an inspiring...

  • Bolton School Blogs

    Blogging has become an integral part of life at Bolton School. Whilst some teachers and departments have been posting blogs for some time, recently the whole concept has mushroomed and a large community of bloggers - old and new - is now coordinated under one site, boltonschool.me.  Each part of the School has their own blog pages - the Infants,...

  • The Girls' Division sets a New World Record!

    On Tuesday 7 February 2012 Bolton School Girls' Division set a new Guinness World Record for the most people dressed as storybook characters.   You can view a gallery of photos from the day here. You can view the full story of the day here.