Turton Parent Podcast – Episode 4

Turton Parent Podcast: Episode 4   Our first podcast of 2024! As we concentrate on ‘Internet Safety Day’ this week, we raise awareness about the use of online devices and social media for students (& parents). There is also some important information from the UK’s National Health Agency about the rise in measles cases going Read More …

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 …

New School Bus Contract (Bus 925)

Further to a recent tender exercise by Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council for school bus service provision, please see below details of the new bus operator contract that will commence on Monday 8th January 2024.     Bus Number: 925  New Bus Operator:  Vision Bus Route:  Darwen Vale HS – Tockholes – Belmont – Canon Read More …

Turton Parent Podcast: Episode 2

Turton Parent Podcast: Episode 2   Just before we take a break for the Autumn half-term break, it’s time for episode two of our parent podcast! Produced on 27th October, 2023. On this episode… 0:00 Introduction. (Mrs Blakeley) 0:48 The School’s Culture, Standards & Attendance. (Ms Gorse) 3:56 Priorities for Key Stage 4 Students. (Mrs 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 Parent Podcast: Episode 1

Turton Parent Podcast: Episode 1 Our first official episode of the Turton Parent Podcast. Produced on July 20th, 2023 On this episode… 0:00 Introduction. (Mrs Blakeley) 0:50 Successes and Looking Forward. (Mrs Lane) 3:23 New Mobile Phone Policy & The Hive Switch. (Mr Tither) 5:40 The Problems with Vaping. (Miss Parry) 7:05 Year 7 Students Read More …

Turton’s Money Draw – July & August (2023)

Turton’s Big Money Draw (July 2023)   Congratulations to the following winners…   First Prize: No. 43 Second Prize: No. 12 Third Prize: No. 98     Turton’s Big Money Draw (August 2023)   Congratulations to the following winners…   First Prize: No. 48 Second Prize: No. 50 Third Prize: No. 37