Turton School Open Evening – 25th September

  Turton will have an Open Evening rather than Open Days this year.   This will take place on Tuesday 25th September, 5.00 pm to 7.30 pm.   Parents who require further information should contact Miss Parry, Assistant Head Teacher, Pastoral – 01204 333233 or e:mail parryn@turton.uk.com Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years Read More …

Important Letter to Parents of Year 9 & 10 Students regarding School Closure

September 2018 Dear Parent I am sorry to have to contact you with news of further delays to our building work. Despite several consultations during the summer holidays and reassurances from the construction company Kier, it has become clear today that the main school building is not in a safe state to allow all students Read More …

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 …

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 …

Bring a bag to school day (Thursday 10th May)

Bring a bag to school:  Thursday 10th May           Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestA fun tool to help your child solve online safety dilemmasWhy summer shouldn’t be a time for body image worriesWhen Read More …

Fundraising for Ross Smith

Interview with Mrs Bali – Teachers are getting their running shoes on to raise funds for Ex-Student Ross Smith… http://www.turton.uk.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/03/bali_ross_interview_2.mp4 Team:  Leah Ridley, Lottie Keighley Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestA fun tool to help your child solve Read More …

Kier building work at Turton School

BBC School Report 2018:  Kier building work at Turton School   Turton involved in major new building project…   http://www.turton.uk.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/03/Kier-Contstruction-Work.mp4 Team: Becca Cove-Burrell & Izzie Banks Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestA fun tool to help your child Read More …

Holocaust Beacon Award

Holocaust Beacon Award MP Visits Turton School to find out about the Holocaust Teaching Programme… http://www.turton.uk.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/03/Holocaust_Sir_David_Crausby_1.mp4   Lecturer Tom Howard from University College London also came on the visit to show his support for the Beacon Award… http://www.turton.uk.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/03/Holocaust_Haward.mp4   Sixth formers – Danielle Jeffries and Jessie Blake talk about their experience of visiting Auschwitz… http://www.turton.uk.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/03/Holocaust_SixthForm_Interview.mp4   Read More …

Should the voting age be reduced to 16?

SHOULD THE VOTING AGE BE REDUCED TO 16? By Martha Smith, Eleanor Martin, Libby Roberts and Ayesha Rauf A third of the world’s population is under 18 yet they lack any representation and have no say in how their country is run. In 2009, the UK Youth Parliament debated the minimum voting age and whether Read More …