Turton Parent Podcast: Episode 3

Turton Parent Podcast: Episode 3   Episode 3 of our Turton Parent podcast arrives a day before we break up for the winter holidays. In this recording we focus on future career pathways with our sixth form and our careers advice systems. Advice for parents and our mental health nurse talks about the many options Read More …

Turton Sixth Form Open Evening 2023

Turton Sixth Form Open Evening 2023 Thursday 19th October, 5:00pm – 7:30pm. Dear Year 11 Students (& Parents/Guardians), You are very warmly invited to our Sixth Form Open Evening. This is an opportunity for you to explore the range of courses we offer, and to speak to experienced subject staff. We will be adding further Read More …

Turton Sixth Form – Outstanding Results!!!

Exceptionally well done to all our sixth form students, receiving their results today.    Turton Sixth Form results are outstanding this year, and we know that all our students worked so hard over the last two years. The dedication has paid off for all of you; your future is yours for the taking.    Continue Read More …

Year 12 Closed for One Week

Dear parents, In my previous email I expressed that we are currently struggling with high numbers of staff absence.   Unfortunately the situation has worsened as the week has progressed, leaving us in a position where we are struggling to cover all lessons across school. As a consequence I have made the decision today to Read More …

Parents’ Evenings: A New booking system (Guide)

Dear parents,   New Online Appointment Booking System for Parents’ Evenings   We would like to invite you to attend our parents’ evenings online.    This is an important evening, and provides you with an opportunity to discuss your child’s learning and their next steps.   The school has decided to invest in a new Read More …

The 16-19 Bursary Fund

The 16 to 19 Bursary Fund The Bursary Fund could help if you are struggling with the cost of full-time education   The Government has set aside some money for Schools, Colleges to allocate to young people who need financial support to stay on in further education or training. This is called the 16-19 Bursary 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 …