Yubo app (formerly yellow) – Child Safety Concerns

Yubo app (formerly Yellow) Dear Parent I would like to draw your attention to an app which seems to be growing in popularity even with our youngest students called Yubo (formerly Yellow) which is described crudely as “Tinder for kids”. There are a number of disturbing stories around the use of this app and the Read More …

External Examinations Timetable

Please note that students will receive individual timetables in mid-February.   Download Timetable External Exam Timetable 2018   EXTERNAL EXAMINATIONS SUMMER 2018     Date Start Length Exam Level Code Title   time h:min Board       Mon 14 May 09:00 01:30 AQA GCE 7135/1 Economics AS Paper 1 Mon 14 May 09:00 01:30 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 …

Academic Drop In is now up and running!

Academic Drop In is now up and running! Are you a parent or carer who is concerned with your child’s progress in school? Are you a pupil who feels you could benefit from extra help and guidance with school work?  If so, we are now running Academic Drop In sessions regularly every week, to help 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 …

Rising Stars: A careers talk by Gunan Shang – Material Science

Rising Stars:  A careers talk by Gunan Shang. Turton recently hosted a careers talk by Gunan Shang (a former student in material science) for our design technology students.  “I really enjoyed the Turton career talk of material science. I found the subject very interesting and Gunan made the job of material scientist seem very enjoyable Read More …

Macmillan Cancer Support Cake Sale

Macmillan Cancer Support Cake Sale A cake sale was organised to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. A range of delicious cakes were baked and eaten by staff and students.       Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestWhy summer shouldn’t be Read More …

Year 11 Exam Preparation Evening

The Exam Preparation Evening for Year 11 will be held on Wednesday 16th November, 2016 from 5.30pm to 6.30pm.   Leadership LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School!Revision time is here! Parent Zone LatestWhy summer shouldn’t be a time for body image worriesWhen should technology be used 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 LatestAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Read More …

Turton Sixth Form: Open Evening 2016

Turton Sixth Form:  Open Evening 2016 This event will be held on Wednesday 19th October between 6:30pm to 8pm. An opportunity for prospective students (and parents) to visit and explore all the exciting courses and opportunities available at Turton Sixth Form. For more information and updates please check out Turton Sixth Form’s Facebook and Twitter Read More …