Art Enrichment visit to the Conway Centre in Anglesey (Fri 26th – Sun 28th Jan, 2018)

The Art & Design Department are taking 36 students (Year 10 & 11) to the Conway Centre in Anglesey, Friday 26th – Sunday 28th January 2018.   Raising Attainment in GCSE Art & Design: Visit to the Conway Centre – January 2018 Thank you for support in encouraging your son/daughter to participate in our visit Read More …

Year 11 Revision Outline (Art & Design)

Year 11 Revision Outline  (Art & Design) art-revision-outline Leadership LatestVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here!A heart-warming prefect application Parent Zone LatestConversations with young children about sex and relationshipsHow do I know which video games are suitable for my child?Mood-altering substances – everything you need Read More …

GCSE Year 11 Graphic Design Externally Set Task Preparation / Check List (Art & Design)

GCSE Year 11 Graphic Design Externally Set Task Preparation / Check List (Art & Design)   Year 11 GCSE Graphics Exam 2017 Check List     Leadership LatestVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here!A heart-warming prefect application Parent Zone LatestConversations with young children about sex Read More …

AQA GCSE Specification (Art & Design)

AQA GCSE Specification (Art & Design)   This file (below) is the AQA GCSE Art & Design Specification and contains everything students will need to know about the GCSE Art & Design courses. This link may be more beneficial for parents to support their son/daughter. The Assessment Criteria can be found on pages 22-23 and all Read More …

GCSE Art Exam 2017 (Art & Design)

GCSE Art Exam 2017 (Art & Design) Information to support the Year 11s with their preparation for completing Unit 1: Portfolio and Unit 2: Examination in GCSE Art & Design. The students have received these timescales in their lessons and, unlike other subjects, there will be no “revision” as such. Instead, students should be working Read More …

Celebrating GCSE Art & Design, GCSE Graphic Design

Celebrating GCSE Art & Design, GCSE Graphic Design Some wonderful GCSE Art & Design and GCSE Graphic Design work on display from Thursday night’s Year 9 option evening…                             Leadership LatestVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Read More …

PHOTOS: GCSE Art & Design Enrichment Visit to London

GCSE Art & Design Enrichment Visit to London (21st-23rd October 2016) Our Art & Design students were absolutely fantastic and a real credit to the school… Whilst in London we visited: Tate Britain The Saatchi Gallery Tate Modern The National Gallery London Eye   Miss. L. Gray (Head of the Art Department)       Leadership LatestVision Read More …

GCSE Art & Design Enrichment Visit to London

GCSE Art & Design Enrichment Visit to London (21st-23rd October 2016) Parent Meeting: Monday 10th October 2016 5:30pm – 6:30pm in the Arts Theatre All students & parents must attend for vital information & travel arrangements Contact Miss Gray for more information: grayl@turton.uk.com Leadership LatestVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision Read More …

Art students to visit the Liverpool Biennial and experience The John Moores Painting Prize!

Art students to visit the Liverpool Biennial and experience The John Moores Painting Prize! Great news for Turton’s Art Department! Students to visit the Liverpool Biennial thanks to a grant from The Eridge Trust. More news in the Autumn Term!  Meanwhile you can find out more information about the festival with the following links… Liverpool Read More …

Turton Celebrates World Book Day

Celebrating World Book Day   ( by L. Gray / J. Sprawling ) To celebrate World Book Day on Thursday 3rd March 2016 Year 7 & 8 students were invited to consider how their favourite book could be represented in a simple jar. The project was a cross-curricular venture between our English and Art & Read More …