Turton School & Sixth Form Closed for the Summer – Useful dates and information

Turton School & Sixth Form has now closed for the summer holidays  GCSE results can be collected from the Sixth Form Common Room from 9am on Thursday 23rd August. Staff will be available for support and to celebrate with students. School re-opens in September, but please be aware of the following… Year 7 and Year Read More …

Bolton Encompass

July 2018   Dear Parent Re: Bolton Encompass Our school has been given the opportunity to take part in a new project that will run in partnership with Bolton Safeguarding Board and Greater Manchester Police. The project, Bolton Encompass, has been designed to provide early reporting to schools of any domestic abuse incidents that occur Read More …

Recent updates to Snapchat (National Online Safety)

There have been some important recent updates on Snapchat so we have updated our guide for parents and carers accordingly. We would appreciate your support in sharing our ongoing #WakeUpWednesday updates with your whole school community. Please retweet our updated Snapchat guide for parents & carers here: https://twitter.com/natonlinesafety/status/1019547820741877760 If you wish to download the guide, please follow the link Read More …

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 …