Governors’ Meeting with Parents (Tuesday 6th February, 5:30pm)

Parents’ Forum letter to parents January 2018   Dear Parent   GOVERNORS’ MEETING WITH PARENTS TUESDAY 6TH FEBRUARY 2018, AT 5.30 PM, IN THE LIBRARY Our next Parents’ Forum meeting will be held on Tuesday, 6th February 2018 in the Main School Library.  The Governors’ Meeting with Parents is the occasion when we share our thoughts for 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 LatestWhen should technology be used during exam season?How exercise can help raise your child’s self-esteemCan reality TV be a Read More …

Pathway Choices for Year 9

Open Pathway Booklet 2018-20 E Bacc Pathway Booklet 2018   Dear parent, Students in year 9 have received their pathway booklet today; the booklet details the subject choices available in year 10 and 11, starting in September 2018.  The students have been placed onto one of two pathways.  The EBacc pathway asks students to choose Read More …

Science Homework #4: Year 9

Science Homework:  Year 9  (Mrs Downing) How does an object gain gravitational potential energy? Name the different layers of the Earth. How is igneous rock formed?  Give two examples of igneous rock. What are the vertical columns in the periodic table called? Describe the process of photosynthesis. Use a word equation to help. Why does Read More …

Year 9 students taking part in the BBC’s School Report – Annual News Day!

Annual News Day with BBC School Reports Today a selection of year 9 students are participating in the “BBC News School Report” which gives 11-16 year-old students in the UK the chance to make their own news reports for a real audience. Articles and videos will start to be published from this afternoon onwards on our  LIVE PAGE! Read More …

Science Homework #3: Year 9

Science Homework:  Year 9  (Mrs Downing) Why do some rocks have bigger crystals that others? How does an object gain gravitational potential energy? Combustion reactions are exothermic reactions.  What does this mean? Describe what is meant by the ‘law of conservation of energy’. How do we test for the presence of water? Describe the process Read More …

Science Homework #1: Year 9

Science Homework:  Year 9  (Mrs Downing) How can we test for carbon dioxide gas? What is the word equation for anaerobic respiration in humans? Write a word equation for the reaction of sodium with water. What is the difference between sexual and asexual reproduction? Describe the process of photosynthesis. Use a word equation to help. 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 …

Year 9 Options Letter to Parents

Year 9 Options Letter to Parents       Download PDF Year 9 Options Letter (2017)                   Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestWhen should technology be used during exam season?How Read More …