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 …

Exam re-sits on ParentPay (Sixth Form)

Exam re-sits on ParentPay (Sixth Form)   The link below is for Turton School’s Summer 2018 Exam Re-sits payments Shop on ParentPay. This facility allows you to enter and pay for the re-sits you want to sit in the next exam session – Summer 2018. The only method of payment for examination re-sit fees is online using a Read More …

Christmas Letter to Parents (2017)

Dear Parent, As Christmas approaches, please find below the arrangements for the end of term, including details of buses which will or will not operate on the last day. Please note that the final day of term is Thursday 21st December 2017 and as Friday 5th January 2018 is a Staff Training Day, term will Read More …

Year 9 options for 2017/2018 (A letter for year 8 parents)

Year 9 options for 2017/2018 (A letter for year 8 parents) Dear parents, Over the past few years the expectations of student attainment at GCSE level has increased, following government led initiatives.   To support and prepare our students Turton staff have increased the expectations for our key stage 3 students.  During lessons students have been working Read More …

Turton School to become an Academy ( Please read )

Academisation Despite last week’s TUC article in the Bolton News, Turton’s governing board actually only voted on whether to academise or not on Monday.  The vote was overwhelmingly in favour of academisation and there are very good reasons for this.   Turton’s aim is to maintain its strong position as a community school that serves Read More …

Turton Community Sports Centre Appeal (Turton School Parents’ Association)

Turton Community Sports Centre Roof Appeal (Turton School Parents’ Association) Dear Sir/Madam Turton School is very proud to run a community sports centre which provides affordable and easy access to sports activities for local residents. Since taking over the running of the centre in 2012 the sports centre staff have worked hard to increase the Read More …

TV Game Shows – Letter to Parents

TV Game Shows Letter to Parents  (Media Studies) TV Game Shows – Letter to Parents 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 LatestHow do I know which video games are suitable for my child?Mood-altering substances – everything you need Read More …

Parents’ Forum Letter (January, 2017)

Parents’ Forum letter (Jan, 2017)           Download PDF         Parents’ Forum letter to Parents (Jan, 2017)             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 LatestHow do I Read More …

Year 9 Options Letter to Parents

Year 9 Options Letter to Parents       Download PDF Year 9 Options Letter (2017)                   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 LatestHow do I know which video games Read More …

Exam Preparation Evening Letter for Year 11 Parents

Exam Preparation Evening Letter for Year 11 Parents   Exam Preparation Evening Letter 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 LatestHow do I know which video games are suitable for my child?Mood-altering substances – everything you need to knowChild-friendly Read More …