G2G History Guest Speaker

G2G History Guest Speaker

This week, the History department hosted a guest speaker (Freddie Naftal) who came into school to talk to our G2G pupils in Year 8 and Year 9 about the Holocaust. Mr Naftal’s family were directly involved in the Holocaust and his parents emigrated to England...
Maths in Action

Maths in Action

On Thursday 16th November, fifeteen Year 10 and 11 girls visited the University of Salford to take part in an inspiring Maths in Action event. There were many motivational speakers including Simon Singh, the broadcaster of the Simpsons and James Grime who discussed...
Boys’ Sports Report

Boys’ Sports Report

Unfortunately, the Bolton Cross Country Championships fell victim to the weather once again this week. As soon as a future date has been decided, all of the runners will be informed. Year 7 and 8 boys have been in action in the Bolton football league travelling to...
Year 7 Historians Go Above and Beyond

Year 7 Historians Go Above and Beyond

Students have been showing off their castle designs this week and there have been some fantastic designs and impressive model making skills on show. Students had the option to draw a design instead, but many prefered to build their own model castle out of cardboard,...
Award Winners!

Award Winners!

Last Thursday I attended the Bolton News Education Awards to celebrate the fact that Sharples has been announced as the Secondary School of the Year for 2017. Our Head Boy (Ben Davey) and Head Girl (Zaiba Patel) did an excellent job of accepting the award on behalf of...
Parent Governor Election Results

Parent Governor Election Results

Parent governor elections have now taken place. School received three nominations for the position and are pleased to announce the results of the ballot. Dr. L. Vallance has been appointed by parents who voted to serve on the governing board with immediate effect for...