The Bolton Cup Cricket Final

The Bolton Cup Cricket Final

The Sharples Year 10 cricket team travelled to the neutral venue of Darcy Lever Cricket Club to compete against St James’ in the final of the Bolton Cup. Sharples won the toss and opted to bat. Openers Mohammed Habib and Marcus Jackson showed no sign of nerves and...
Junior Mathematical Challenge

Junior Mathematical Challenge

  This week pupils received their certificates from the most successful UKMT Junior Mathematical Challenge to date. Jake Wise and Tashana Dalhouse managed to achieve the Gold Award (which is only awarded to the top 6% competitors) and Tashana’s score meant she...
Visit to New Designers Exhibition London

Visit to New Designers Exhibition London

On Friday 6th July, 26 of our Graphics and Engineering pupils visited the New Designers Exhibition (in London) to see the work being produced by university design graduates all over the country. Pupils had the opportunity to not only view the graduates’ designs and...
Chinese Art Exhibition

Chinese Art Exhibition

  Year 7 and Year 10 Art students have worked really hard this year to produce a stunning display of Chinese inspired observational drawings, print ideas and textiles work. The inspiration for the topic came from researching about the friendship agreement signed...
A Tribute to the Firefighters

A Tribute to the Firefighters

  Sharples School, along with other schools in the area, were invited to develop artwork to go on display in Astley Bridge. The artwork is a tribute to the firefighters who have been working tirelessly to tackle the blaze on Winter Hill. Two Year 9 pupils created a...
Rounders Round-up

Rounders Round-up

On Tuesday, our KS3 rounders team travelled to Harper Green for the annual flat bat rounders tournament. The sun was shining and it was set to be a great fixture with just over 140 girls competing in the competition. We were in section A against Harper Green, Bolton...