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Sixth Formers’ Help for Anthony Nolan


Dozens of Sixth Form boys and girls at Bolton School showed their caring and charitable nature over lunch when they signed up to the Anthony Nolan stem cell register, representatives of the charity having set up in the Riley Sixth Form Centre. Sevent...
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Girls Win French Debates

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Four Sixth Form languages students attended the North Schools’ Modern Languages Debating Competition held at Cheadle Hulme School, accompanied by Mrs Naughton. They debated a variety of challenging motions entirely in a foreign language. The French ...
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Students Named Ogden Trust School Physicists

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Two students in the Sixth Form have been named Ogden Trust School Physicists of the Year for 2017. Nadiya Hall and Reem Harandou were nominated for the award by their A Level physics teacher, Mr Ball, who is also the Girls’ Division Head of Physics. ...
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Bolton School Pupils Contribute to ESSA’s Water Polo Success

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Two boys and a girl from Bolton School have spent the October half-term helping out the English Schools’ Swimming Association (ESSA) put in some impressive displays at the Malta Exiles International Water Polo Tournament.  Jack Phillips and Marcus Cr...
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Chamber Choir Enters Barnardo’s Choral Competition

Chamber Choir entering competition - at May Serenade

The Chamber Choir is entering the Barnardo’s National Choral Competition. A recording session is booked for after half term and the choir has been rehearsing the two contrasting pieces which they will record for their entry. The choir is entering th...
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Student Gains Practical Skills on Medical Residential

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In July, Sixth Form student Alexandra Nelson attended a five-day ‘Clinical Skills and Medical Research’ practical residential at Liverpool Science Park. This gave her the exciting opportunity to work in a real research laboratory as well as the chanc...
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GB U19s Squad Selection for Water Polo Player Thea

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Thea Simpson in Year 12 has been selected for the GB U19 Women’s Waterpolo Squad following successful trials. This squad will be working towards European and World Championships next year. Thea will therefore need to continue to work hard to maintain...
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History and Digital Media Workshops

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Year 13 students studying History at A Level had the opportunity to discuss the use of digital media in this subject with Catriona Oliphant, Director of Chrome Radio, and Caitlin Kennedy. Chrome Radio recently produced ‘Enter the Peace Broker’, a doc...
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Economics Introduction from Old Girl

Ingrid Murray Economics Lesson

A group of Year 12 students were introduced to one of their new subjects by Old Girl and entrepreneur Ingrid Murray, who joined them for their first ever Economics class. Three fellow Economics students from Year 13 also attended the lesson to benefi...
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Bolton School Collects Queen’s Award at Ceremony

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Earlier this year, Bolton School received the Queen’s Awards for Voluntary Service. This award recognises best practice in volunteering work, and is equivalent to getting an MBE. At a special ceremony held at Gorton Monastery, Sue Hincks, Headmistre...
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