Penalty notice fines for irregular attendance at school…

July 2018   Dear Parent We are writing to notify you about an important change in Bolton’s code of conduct regarding penalty notice fines for irregular attendance at school. From 1st September 2018, the criteria for issuing a penalty notice will be reduced and a fine will be considered where a pupil has had 10 Read More …

GCSE Art & Design: Enrichment Visit to Yorkshire

GCSE Art & Design: Enrichment Visit to Yorkshire ‘Sculpture Park’ – September 2018 I am writing with regards a proposed GCSE Art & Design Enrichment Visit to Yorkshire Sculpture Park, as an introductory enhancement experience to the Year 10 GCSE Art & Design course for your son/daughter in September 2018. We are hoping to visit Read More …

Water Safety

Water Safety We have been advised by the Safeguarding Team at Royal Bolton Hospital that they have recently experienced a number of presentations relating to children and water safety.  This includes children swimming in open water and rivers, as well as children using paddling pools, left in baths etc. unattended in their home environment. On Read More …

The English department KS3 Summer project showcase

The English department Key Stage 3 Summer project showcase The English department Key Stage 3 Summer project was launched on 18th June and runs for 3 weeks.  The deadline for the projects is Monday, 9th July. There will be a showcase in which all pupils’ work will be displayed and celebrated after school on Wednesday, Read More …

Hand over of new dining room & the start of the new academic year

June 2018 Dear Parent First of all, I’d like to express my thanks to all parents for your support this year. In particular your patience and tolerance this term as we navigate our way around the new building works. The construction of a new dining room has inevitably created inconvenience around our lunchtime provision, and Read More …

GCSE – External Examinations (Summer 2018)

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Year 10 Examinations (June 2018)

YEAR 10 EXAMINATIONS      JUNE 2018 All exams in the Sports Hall except where indicated in BOLD If you have a clash i.e. two of your subjects are on at the same time,  you will be informed how this is being resolved.   Download Timetable YEAR 10 EXAMINATIONS 2018 timetable Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose Read More …

M.E.N. attack anniversary advice

Guidance for Parents and Carers – supporting Children and Young People during the first anniversary of the Manchester Arena Attack This guidance provides information on how the first anniversary of the Manchester Arena Attack may affect the emotional wellbeing of children and young people. It has been developed for parents and carers by NHS professionals with experience of supporting people Read More …