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 …

The English department KS3 Summer project showcase

The English department Key Stage 3 Summer project showcase The English department Key Stage 3 Summer project was launched on 18th June and runs for 3 weeks.  The deadline for the projects is Monday, 9th July. There will be a showcase in which all pupils’ work will be displayed and celebrated after school on Wednesday, Read More …

Year 9 students taking part in the BBC’s School Report – Annual News Day!

Annual News Day with BBC School ReportsToday 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! (Please check Read More …

Celebrating GCSE Art & Design, GCSE Graphic Design

Celebrating GCSE Art & Design, GCSE Graphic DesignSome wonderful GCSE Art & Design and GCSE Graphic Design work on display from Thursday night’s Year 9 option evening…              

Turton School Presents… Christmas Concert 2016

 The music department’s annual Christmas concert 2016 will be held on Tuesday 20th December from 7pm in the Arts Theatre.  For more information and ticket sales please contact Mr. Hindle (Music/Events Technician, hindler@turton.uk.com).     

PHOTOS: GCSE Art & Design Enrichment Visit to London

GCSE Art & Design Enrichment Visit to London (21st-23rd October 2016)Our Art & Design students were absolutely fantastic and a real credit to the school…Whilst in London we visited:Tate BritainThe Saatchi GalleryTate ModernThe National GalleryLondon Eye Miss. L. Gray(Head of the Art Department)   

GCSE Art & Design Enrichment Visit to London

GCSE Art & Design Enrichment Visit to London (21st-23rd October 2016)Parent Meeting: Monday 10th October 20165:30pm – 6:30pm in the Arts TheatreAll students & parents must attend for vital information & travel arrangementsContact Miss Gray for more information: grayl@turton.uk.com

English Showcase Success!

English Showcase Success!The English Department had such a lovely evening with our Year 7 & 8 pupils and parents last night.  Really hoping you all enjoyed it too!  We were showcasing the pupils’ fabulous work done both in class and at home, over the last four weeks.  Our year 7s were exploring the experience of Read More …

Art students to visit the Liverpool Biennial and experience The John Moores Painting Prize!

Art students to visit the Liverpool Biennial and experience The John Moores Painting Prize!Great news for Turton’s Art Department! Students to visit the Liverpool Biennial thanks to a grant from The Eridge Trust. More news in the Autumn Term! Meanwhile you can find out more information about the festival with the following links…Liverpool Biennial Website  The John Read More …

Podium finish for Year 9s at the Physics Olympics 2016

Podium finish for Year 9s at the Physics Olympics 2016A team of four Year 9 pupils (Adam Brierley, Joe Earnshaw, Josh Ryder, Ed Webster) competed against schools from around the region in the Physics Olympics held at Bolton School Boys Division on Wednesday 2nd March. The competition comprised of six events and a set of Read More …