Amir Khan’s Boxing Academy Trip

Amir Khan’s Boxing Academy Trip

Sharples PE department are always looking to offer new sports and activities to students during curriculum time and also through extra-curricular clubs. At the start of the year, Mr Dadabhai set up a boxing club (on a Monday after school) and it has been extremely...
National Centre for Motorsport Engineering Visit

National Centre for Motorsport Engineering Visit

As part of a new initiative being launched by the evGrand Prix UK and The Blair Project; six Year 9 pupils have been selected to take part in a programme aimed to educate young people to become skilled workers who can design, build and service high performance...
Dave Walker Astrophotography Lecture

Dave Walker Astrophotography Lecture

On Tuesday our April Good 2 Great Programme Lecture was presented by Dave Walker, an astrophotographer from Bolton Astronomical Society (BAS). Dave has travelled the world capturing stunning photographs of objects that pass “Between us and the Sun”. These...
Rotary Meal Pack

Rotary Meal Pack

Our fantastic relationship with Bolton Rotary reached a new level (on Saturday last week) as we hosted the “Rise Against Hunger” Rotary Meal Pack. Over 100 volunteers, including pupils and staff, turned up to our Sports Hall to pack dried rice and lentils...
Sharples Charity Leg Wax

Sharples Charity Leg Wax

On Friday 13th April, students from Year 11 and Mr Savage (Deputy Head teacher) braved the wax and strips and had their legs waxed for charity. Sharples Heads of House had organised this event to raise money for ‘Bolton Young Persons Housing Scheme’. With money still...
Sports Report

Sports Report

It has been a memorable week for the PE department and students with the introduction of the new 3G astro turf. Students have really enjoyed the superb facility, playing football and rugby on it all week. The department and students are extremely fortunate to have...