Turton Proud Awards (October 2020)

Dear parents, We have reached the end of a very successful and indeed happy period for the staff at Turton, as we have children in our school again!!  We are incredibly proud of the way that our students have returned to school showing such responsibility and having great compassion for others.   They have also all Read More …

Year 10 Newsletter – Available Now

Newsletter Year 10 Sept 2020 FINAL Leadership LatestA whole school Trivium curriculum for Turton School: An entitlement to knowledge and learning for everyoneAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School! Recent Posts Parents’ Evenings: A New booking system (Guide) National Lockdown: An update from Turton’s Headteacher Turton Read More …

Lockdown update from our Head Teacher

Dear parent,   It seems timely for me to write to you ahead of the half-term break.   Firstly I’d like to thank you again for all that you are doing, at home, to support remote learning. This is a new and challenging landscape for all of us and while I have first-hand experience of Read More …

LGBT – Do we have equality Yet?

LGBT – Do We Have Equality Yet?By Megan Heeks and Lexie HorrocksRecently, schools have been trying to fight homophobia in the classroom, but is this enough as more LGBT students are being discriminated against every year? We recently completed a survey in a classroom asking “do you think schools educate students enough about LGBT discrimination?” Read More …

Christmas Holidays

Dear Parent,Re: Christmas HolidaysYou may be aware that, beginning this year in year 7, we have increased our pupil admission number from 240 to 270.  As a result of this annual increase in numbers, the Local Authority are funding a building project to accommodate an extra 150 students in total. The project includes new classrooms, Read More …

Top children’s fantasy author Garth Nix to visit Turton School

Garth Nix Author Event – Thursday 30th March, 2017Dear Parent,Our school has been chosen to host a book event, featuring the author, Garth Nix, on Thursday 30th March. Garth, who is over from Australia for less than a week, to promote his new book, is one of the best children’s fantasy writers in the world and Read More …