Information ahead of your child’s return to school

Dear Parents, The staff have returned to school for a training day yesterday and today, and we are all looking forward to the students returning to us.   Ahead of their return to school I thought it would be useful to cover a few questions we have been asked in recent days. I hope you Read More …

Year 11 & 13 Results Information

Dear Year 11 and Year 13,   Firstly, I hope you and your families are well and enjoying a relaxing summer break.   I’m sure that you have some feelings of anticipation or nerves ahead of results’ days, as they approach. This is understandable, especially as there is more uncertainty than ever around the allocation Read More …

Turton’s Proud Awards – Celebration Week!

Our celebration week of Turton’s Proud Awards and we wanted to thank you and tell you just how ‘proud’ we have been of you all.     Through the weeks we have seen incredible examples of work and dedication to school work, but also some wonderful community and charitable acts. We know that these times have been testing for you, but Read More …

Blackburn with Darwen BC School Transport – Season Tickets

  Please note this information is for parents whose students require a bus season ticket travelling from the Blackburn/Darwen area towards Turton School / Turton Sixth Form.     Date:   Please Ask For: Direct Dial: 15th July 2020   Rizwana Akram 01254 585003 Dear Parents   Covid-19 Preparations for School Transport ahead of September Read More …

The Summer and looking ahead to September…

Dear parents, Firstly as a roundup of the term as we approach the summer break and secondly to look ahead to September at how things may look as we start of the new academic year.   Roundup School has been a very different experience for us all since March. Much of our educational provision has Read More …

School Travel – Important Information

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Year 10 Returning to Lessons, Dates & Information

    Dear parent,   We have now finalised our plans to invite year 10 pupils into school for some face-to-face contact with their teachers. I have deliberated long and hard about how best to do this, with safety paramount and following government guidelines. Some schools are targeting pupils who have struggled with remote learning Read More …

Update from Sam Gorse, Headteacher

Dear parent,   I wanted to get in touch again, in these most uncertain times, firstly to send you all our very best wishes and support.   I know that some families have suffered illness resulting from Covid-19, and can only hope that the government plans lead us to a better place sooner rather than Read More …