Parent Governor Election – Nominations

Dear Parent   Governing Board of Turton School Parent Governor Election – Nominations   I am writing to let you know that we currently have two Parent Governor vacancies, to serve on the Governing Board.   Becoming a governor is very rewarding and worthwhile experience. Effective governors do not need educational expertise but do need Read More …

KS3 Homework Schedules/Booklets 2022-23

Hello all, I’m hoping that you’ll join me at our annual Curriculum and Pastoral evening in early November.   But in the meantime, your children in year eight and nine will have begun to receive their homework booklets, so I thought I’d write now.  If you have time then I’ve explained our extended thinking around homework Read More …

Bank Holiday: School Closed on Monday 19th September

School closed on Monday 19th September. Monday 19th September, the date of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s State Funeral, will be a national bank holiday.  Due to this Turton School and Turton Sixth Form will be closed for all students and staff.  School/Sixth Form will reopen on Tuesday 20th September.    

Industrial Action on Arriva Bus Services

  I’m writing to inform you that from Wednesday 20 July, industrial action will take place on Arriva North West bus services. Strike action will continue every day until further notice.   This will affect Arriva services in Greater Manchester, as well as services in Merseyside, Lancashire and Cheshire.   The following bus routes in Read More …

Turton Proud Awards – Summer!

Dear parents, We have reached the end of our first ‘normal’ year in quite some time.  This has required some extra resilience and resolve in our students, to bring the stamina that is required for a full school year.  We love to celebrate the successes here at Turton and so the Proud Awards are something Read More …