Information ahead of your child’s return to school

Dear Parents, The staff have returned to school for a training day yesterday and today, and we are all looking forward to the students returning to us.   Ahead of their return to school I thought it would be useful to cover a few questions we have been asked in recent days. I hope you Read More …

Year 11 & 13 Results Information

Dear Year 11 and Year 13,   Firstly, I hope you and your families are well and enjoying a relaxing summer break.   I’m sure that you have some feelings of anticipation or nerves ahead of results’ days, as they approach. This is understandable, especially as there is more uncertainty than ever around the allocation Read More …

Turton’s Proud Awards – Celebration Week!

Our celebration week of Turton’s Proud Awards and we wanted to thank you and tell you just how ‘proud’ we have been of you all.     Through the weeks we have seen incredible examples of work and dedication to school work, but also some wonderful community and charitable acts. We know that these times have been testing for you, but Read More …

Blackburn with Darwen BC School Transport – Season Tickets

  Please note this information is for parents whose students require a bus season ticket travelling from the Blackburn/Darwen area towards Turton School / Turton Sixth Form.     Date:   Please Ask For: Direct Dial: 15th July 2020   Rizwana Akram 01254 585003 Dear Parents   Covid-19 Preparations for School Transport ahead of September Read More …

The Summer and looking ahead to September…

Dear parents, Firstly as a roundup of the term as we approach the summer break and secondly to look ahead to September at how things may look as we start of the new academic year.   Roundup School has been a very different experience for us all since March. Much of our educational provision has Read More …

Team Proud’s Week Fourteen – The Final Top Ten!

Our final week of Turton’s Proud Awards and we have been overwhelmed with such fabulous examples of work and achievements.     Throughout these extraordinary times our students have continued to work with diligence, but they have also displayed a wonderful humanity which is typical of the values we underpin here at Turton.    We have been incredibly lucky to be able to Read More …

Team Proud’s Week Twelve – Top Ten!

Our twelfth week of Turton’s Proud Awards once again showcases the wonderful and diverse talents of our fabulous students.  From excellent sporting achievements to outstanding algebra, amazing art work to  passionate political writing  – it’s so wonderful to see what are students are doing.   We are beyond proud of the wonderful work and achievements of our students during this difficult and uncertain time.  Here is the twelfth Top Read More …

School Travel – Important Information

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Year 10 Returning to Lessons, Dates & Information

    Dear parent,   We have now finalised our plans to invite year 10 pupils into school for some face-to-face contact with their teachers. I have deliberated long and hard about how best to do this, with safety paramount and following government guidelines. Some schools are targeting pupils who have struggled with remote learning Read More …