Mrs Dickinson gives talk to BTEC Health & Social Care students

BTEC Health & Social care Mrs Dickinson was previously the head of the SENCO unit at Turton School. Within this role she looked after the pupils that have special needs. In her talk she discussed the various needs of people with special needs. During her visit we looked at the specialist facilities that are available Read More …

Turton Trail (#Issue 7b) – Local Providers of Higher Education

The latest edition of the Turton Trail Bulletin looks at higher education provision and more specifically the local providers of higher education- this is more relevant to sixth formers but it might be worth some year 11s starting to think about the opportunities out there and perhaps planning some open day visits to see what Read More …

Army Engineers visit Turton – Rocket Cars!!!

Army Engineers visit Turton Two British Army Engineers came into school to do a workshop on Rocket Cars.  We watched a video and had a discussion on what sort of jobs and transportation we thought there are in the British Army.  We worked in the sports hall and were put into groups and given a Read More …

Year 11 – Week by Week – Revision Packs

These are the final week by week GCSE revision guides for each subject… To view it properly, download it and then open it using your computer/device with your preferred PDF reader. Please note, that this type of PDF document has issues when opened through a web browser. If you haven’t got a PDF reader.  Please Read More …

Donation of a new defibrillator unit – Kier Construction

Turton School was thrilled to receive a heart defibrillator donated by Kier construction.  The defibrillator was donated following an incident when a member of the Kier staff working on the recent expansion building at Turton School, collapsed and an AED was used as part of the initial CPR given by Turton site manager, Andy Morris.  Read More …

Coffee and Chatter

Coffee and Chatter Do you remember the old days of meeting up with parents in the primary playground?  Talking over the highs and lows of the day?  Feeling like you knew what they were up to in their little days?    Well… we can’t quite replicate that with fully-fledged-teenagers, but we thought it might be Read More …