I would like to personally welcome you to Rivington and Blackrod High School and Sixth Form.
We provide an excellent education in all areas of the curriculum and learning opportunities which help students to recognise their unique qualities, develop their skills and ambitions and achieve their aims in the rapidly changing technological world of today. Rivington and Blackrod High School is a Church
of England voluntary controlled 11-18 High School founded in 1566 by
the Bishop of Durham. The school has held an important place in this
community for centuries, many of our students have parents and
grandparents who themselves were educated here. We want every young person to succeed, knowing and feeling that they
matter. We provide the very best care, guidance and...
UCAS Conference for Year 12
The School Production is planned for Monday 24th March 2014 inclusive of Friday 28th March 2014. ...
School Direct is a new initiative that enables prospective trainees an opportunity to choose the group of schools they would like to be trained in. It also gives them a greater opportunity to develop much closer links with those schools during and after their training. Rivington School Direct is a partnership of ten secondary schools in Bolton and two North West Universities supported by primary and secondary special schools and the Bolton Pupil Referral Service to deliver Initial Teacher Training. Harper Green
School, Ladybridge High School, Rivington and Blackrod High School, St...
11/03/14 - After a few absent years from the Rivington and Blackrod High School Physical Education Extra-Curricular program, Basketball was reintroduced with teams in Year 8 and year 9 being entered into the Bolton Schools Leagues. The club aimed to engage more of our pupils into physical activity over...
School Direct update 2014/2015
11/03/14 - We are delighted to say that we have now filled our School Direct places for Biology, English, History and Drama.
World Book Day Celebrations
06/03/14 - Students celebrated World Book Day on Thursday, 6th March 2014 to help to promote reading for pleasure.
03/03/14 - Both Horwich Town Council and Blackrod Town Council have supported us in our quest to provide Fairtrade activities for young people from local primary schools. Young people from year 5 from all local primary schools in Horwich and Blackrod took part in the activities run by our Creative Design...
New York, New York
25/02/14 - Thirty four students from Rivington and Blackrod visited New York in February. They visited all of the major attractions, including the Empire State Building and the Top of the Rock, where they met Bono and the rest of U2 who were filming a new video. The group had a very moving tour of the...