LGBT – Do we have equality Yet?

LGBT – Do We Have Equality Yet? By Megan Heeks and Lexie Horrocks Recently, schools have been trying to fight homophobia in the classroom, but is this enough as more LGBT students are being discriminated against every year? We recently completed a survey in a classroom asking “do you think schools educate students enough about Read More …

EBacc Pathways at Turton School

BBC School Report 2018:  EBACC Options at Turton School   Students and staff give their views on the new EBacc Pathways   http://www.turton.uk.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/03/Ebacc_Report_Final_1b.mp4 Team: Libby Hill, Daisy Mather, Ellie Deighan, Stacie Lok. Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestStarting Read More …

Holocaust education with UCL and the Beacon School Programme

  Special thanks to Sir David Crausby and Tom Howard (UCL) who visited Turton School for the first time today. It is particularly pleasing that both are recognising and showing their support for our work with the Beacon School programme for Holocaust education.   Turton runs a professional development programme for teachers that is research Read More …

Night of Dance 2018 – Wed 14th March (2018)

A Night of Dance (2018)       Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestStarting conversations with your child about positive body imageSupporting teenagers through relationshipsHow can the digital world help young people with epilepsy?Helping your child cope with Read More …

Final GCSE Revision Pack

Year 11 Final Revision Pack, 2018   Year 11 Week by Week final Revision Pack   (To view this document properly, please download it to your computer, e.g. “Right Click, Save Link as…”, and open the document with Adobe Reader) Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Read More …

New Build Update

Building Work Update – 06/03/2018 During the Spring half-term, preparation for new gas pipes and electricity supplies was carried out. Over the next two weeks, the foundations will be completed, and once this is done, the steel frame aims to be erected by Easter – weather permitting.   Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 Read More …

Book a tour of our expansion site…

An opportunity for parents, guardians and members of the public to book a tour of our ongoing expansion work with Kier Construction… http://opendoors.construction/site/283         Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestStarting conversations with your child about positive body Read More …

Yubo app (formerly yellow) – Child Safety Concerns

Yubo app (formerly Yellow) Dear Parent I would like to draw your attention to an app which seems to be growing in popularity even with our youngest students called Yubo (formerly Yellow) which is described crudely as “Tinder for kids”. There are a number of disturbing stories around the use of this app and the Read More …

Big Money Draw Winners – February – March – April (2018)

Big Money Winners (2018) Congratulations to our latest ‘Big Money Winners’ for February, March and April… February 2018 1st No 45 – Joanne Steel 2nd No 29 – Tammy Whittaker 3rd No 90 – Sam Flannery March 2018 1st No 104 – Natalie Dempsey 2nd No 92 – Julie Jackson  3rd No 23 – Sarah Read More …