Summer 2019: Useful dates & Information

Useful dates & Information (Summer 2019)   Information:   Year 6 students Summer Transition information and homework.   ( https://www.turton.uk.com/2019/07/12/f-a-o-year-6-parents-year-6-summer-transition-learning/ )   Years 7, 8 and 9 – Summer Learning Homework.   ( https://www.turton.uk.com/2019/07/19/summer-learning-years-7-8-and-9/ )   Urban Outreach – Free packed lunches (For children who would normally receive free school meals).   ( https://www.turton.uk.com/2019/07/15/urban-outreach-free-packed-lunches-to-all-children-who-would-normally-receive-free-school-meals/ ) Read More …

Summer Learning – Years 7, 8 and 9

SUMMER LEARNING – YEARS 7, 8 AND 9 Summer is a time for rest and relaxation; it’s also a time for developing curiosity and having cultural experiences.  Most pupils do have a dip in their learning over the holidays, so take our summer challenge. We’ll be emailing you interesting articles and podcast links once a Read More …

Urban Outreach – Free packed lunches to all children who would normally receive free school meals…

Urban Outreach – Free packed lunches to all children who would normally receive free school meals… Please find attached details of the summer lunches project, through Urban Outreach. Bolton Lunches is in its sixth year and provides free packed lunches to all children in full time education who would normally receive free school meals. Urban Read More …

Year 11 target setting day – 4th September 2019

Year 11 target setting day – 4th September 2019   All students in year 11 will attend a compulsory review and target setting day appointment on Wednesday 4th September 2019.  All appointments will take place in the Sixth Form Study Area. Your son / daughter’s appointment time has been sent home with their profiles (Tuesday Read More …

F.A.O. Year 6 Parents – Year 6 Summer Transition & Learning

F.A.O. YEAR SIX PARENTS – YEAR SIX SUMMER TRANSITION Hello all.  Hopefully your children are now feeling really positive about starting with us in September, and that you also feel confident after our Year 6 Parent Transition Evening.  We are very excited about everyone starting with us after such a successful Animal Day, and Transition Read More …

BMAT (BioMedical Admissions Test) Exams – October 2019

BMAT (BioMedical Admissions Test) Exams – October 2019 We are a registered centre for Cambridge Assessment Admissions Testing. We will be accepting applications from external candidates from September 3rd for BMAT and all other entrance exams.  The exam date is Wednesday, October 30th. For details and a registration form please contact Dave Haworth on haworthd@turton.uk.com Read More …

Bring a Bag to School Day – Wednesday 26th June

Leadership LatestA whole school Trivium curriculum for Turton School: An entitlement to knowledge and learning for everyoneAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School! Parent Zone LatestWhy our school system needs to changeSkin gambling: what parents should knowWhen your child is being bullied over their appearanceWhy your Read More …

A Letter to Parents: Start dates for September 2019

Our Ref: CEB/JH May 2019 Dear Parent, The summer term is a time when we start to plan ahead for September and the new school year.  You may remember that last September we were forced to create a staggered start to the school year due to building works. While we do not wish to replicate Read More …

Turton Careers (Issue #10b) – Sports Careers

The latest edition of the Turton Trail Bulletin looks at careers centred around the sports industry which people might not have previously considered.  There is a link for 112 apprenticeship opportunities within 5 miles of Turton School and also the usual mix of careers opportunities, open days and other links. Turton Careers 10b – 09/05/2019 Read More …