Army Engineers visit Turton – Rocket Cars!!!

Army Engineers visit Turton Two British Army Engineers came into school to do a workshop on Rocket Cars.  We watched a video and had a discussion on what sort of jobs and transportation we thought there are in the British Army.  We worked in the sports hall and were put into groups and given a Read More …

Year 11 – Week by Week – Revision Packs

These are the final week by week GCSE revision guides for each subject… To view it properly, download it and then open it using your computer/device with your preferred PDF reader. Please note, that this type of PDF document has issues when opened through a web browser. If you haven’t got a PDF reader.  Please Read More …

Donation of a new defibrillator unit – Kier Construction

Turton School was thrilled to receive a heart defibrillator donated by Kier construction.  The defibrillator was donated following an incident when a member of the Kier staff working on the recent expansion building at Turton School, collapsed and an AED was used as part of the initial CPR given by Turton site manager, Andy Morris.  Read More …

Coffee and Chatter

Coffee and Chatter Do you remember the old days of meeting up with parents in the primary playground?  Talking over the highs and lows of the day?  Feeling like you knew what they were up to in their little days?    Well… we can’t quite replicate that with fully-fledged-teenagers, but we thought it might be Read More …

Big Money Draw (Feb, Mar, Apr – 2019)

Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestNCA-CEOP’s new ‘Jessie & Friends’ resource to help keep your child safer onlineWhat parents need to know about 'sextortion’Don’t focus on the so-called ‘Momo Challenge’: educate children about online safetySimple life hacks if Read More …

Report: Ofsted – Short Inspection of Turton School

    Dear Ms Gorse Short inspection of Turton School Following my visit to the school on 22 January 2019 with Vicky Atherton, Ofsted Inspector, and Kathleen Eccleston, Ofsted Inspector, I write on behalf of Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Education, Children’s Services and Skills to report the inspection findings. The visit was the first Read More …

Year 11 February Mock Exam Revision Pack (2019)

Please find (below) our revision pack for the Year 11 Mock examinations in February.  To view it properly, download it and then open it using your computer/device with your preferred PDF reader. Please note, that this type of PDF document has issues when opened through a web browser. If you haven’t got a PDF reader.  Read More …

Art & Design Residential: Anglesey 2019

From Friday 25th – Sunday 27th January 2019 fifteen GCSE Art & Design students had another successful Art & Design residential weekend at the Conway Centre, Anglesey. Students worked with artist, Sarah Usher, on the theme “Urban Metropolis” to create large scale paper sculptures based on either the sprawling cityscape of London or the Tudor-style Read More …