Turton School designers beat off competition from across the North West

Congratulations to two of our students: Raechel (Year 11) and Grace (Year 9).   Both girls’ designs have been selected to appear on Transport Training Academy vehicles, following a competition delivered in school within the Art Department several months ago. Grace’s design has been awarded first prize, whilst Raechel’s was chosen in third place. Their 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 …

(GCSE Art & Design) Conway Centre Visit – Photo Gallery

GCSE Art & Design residential visit to the Conway Centre in Anglesey (26-28 January, 2018) Thirty-five GCSE Art & Design students visited the Conway Centre, Anglesey, to participate in art, craft and design workshops across the weekend. Students worked with one of four artists on the theme of “East Meets West” and developed their ideas Read More …

Year 9 Pathways: A Celebration of GCSE Art & Design work

A celebration of GCSE Art & Design work at Year 9 Pathways Evening   Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestTalking to your child about why bullies bullyHow to nurture a healthy self-esteem in your childHow to talk to Read More …

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 LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestTalking to your child about why bullies bullyHow to nurture a healthy self-esteem in your childHow to talk to your child about gender stereotypesA fun 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 LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestTalking to your child about why bullies 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 LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection Read More …