Proud Awards: This Weeks Top Ten!

Turton’s Proud Awards week 5 and the final one of the half term. We have had lots more reasons to be ‘proud’ this week. We have seen our amazing sixth form students produce a charity video for Crohns and Colitis UK in memory of Cameron Duxbury, a much loved former student. It can be viewed here: http://www.projectforawesome.com/watch?v=74WRmtt2lMA​  We love receiving the Read More …

Proud Awards: This Weeks Top Ten!

Turton’s Proud Awards week 4 and there has been a record number of nominations.  This week we have had more stories of resilience and over coming difficulties, we never tire of reading these. We have seen published poems and outstanding ‘A’ Level work, GCSE P.E. and unplugged projects, we know how busy you all are – well done all!  Please continue Read More …

Proud Awards: This Weeks Top Ten!

Turton’s Proud Awards week 3 and there has been some incredible and heartwarming nominations.   This week we have had super school work from all subjects, but also stories of commitment, resilience and kindness from our wonderful students. We have been especially encouraged to see so much work from the Year 7’s who are proving Read More …

Proud Awards This Weeks Top Ten!

Turton’s Proud Awards week 2 and what a fabulous week you have had.  This week we have had poems, articles, revision resources, ballet, and computer coding from our hard working students. We have also seen some personal achievements from music, dance and raising disability awareness – so much talent on display at Turton!   The quality of the work has been outstanding, but the Read More …

Online Careers Event:  National Apprenticeship Show (Feb 2021)

Careers:  Virtual National Apprenticeship Show – February 2021 Just to let you know of some updates about the Virtual National Apprenticeship Show. We have over 50 exhibitors taking part and this is continually growing. We have over 10,000 attendees registered to visit. The exhibitor list is now live and can be viewed at https://nas.vfairs.com/. New exhibitors Read More …

Information for Parents of Year 10 & 12 Students

Dear parents of year 10 & 12 students, I wanted to send one more email ahead of our sessions in school, beginning next week; to re-assure you that we are well prepared and looking forward to seeing some students face-to-face. I also want to make sure that we work together to ensure the safety of Read More …

Services for pupils experiencing difficulties with their mental health (Updated)

Helplines and services available Mental health Yesterday, Andy Burnham, and the new Partnership Chair, Sir Richard Leese announced a new programme of digital services and online support for mental health in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Mental health services are facing new challenges and coming under additional pressure as they try to support those already Read More …

KS4 Induction Evening: Wednesday 11th September, 5pm – 5.45pm

Dear Parent Key Stage 4 Induction Evening: Wednesday 11th September 5pm – 5.45pm, in the Arts Theatre We would like to invite parents to a Key Stage 4 Induction Evening on Wednesday 11th September 5pm – 5.45 pm, in the Arts Theatre. Year 10 is such an important year in high school and we would Read More …

Urban Outreach – Free packed lunches to all children who would normally receive free school meals…

Urban Outreach – Free packed lunches to all children who would normally receive free school meals… Please find attached details of the summer lunches project, through Urban Outreach. Bolton Lunches is in its sixth year and provides free packed lunches to all children in full time education who would normally receive free school meals. Urban Read More …