Welcome to our School and Sixth Form

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...

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Wed, 29th April 2015

Year 7 Subject Parents Evening (3)
The Year 7 Subject Parents Evening (3) will take place on Wednesday 29th April 2015 at Rivington and Blackrod...

Thu, 30th April 2015

Year 7 Residential Parents Information Evening
The year 7 residential parents information evening is being held from 7.00pm until 9.00pm. Venue to be...

Former student visits school

Former student, Stephen Speak came into Rivington and Blackrod High School to visit the school, speak to students and donate a copy of his latest book, 'Cricket Mercenary' to the school library. Stephen was even interviewed by students for a local newspaper. Stephen J. Speak was born in Bolton, England in 1971. He was brought up in the village of Blackrod. His family have a rich background of cricket within the village, which naturally dictated that he follow this path too. He played and performed to a good level as a junior at Blackrod Cricket Club, whilst also captaining the school team and...

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Latest News

  • Former student visits school to donate Book

    Former student, Stephen Speak came into Rivington and Blackrod High School to visit the school, speak to students and donate a copy of his latest...

  • Rivington School Direct 2015-2016

    We would like to invite you to our Rivington School Direct Open Evening on Wednesday 15th April 2015. The time is 4.30pm until 6.30pm.

  • Welcome To The Spring 2015 Edition Of EXCEL ...

    Welcome to our spring edition of EXCEL news magazine. It has been a busy and exciting time at Rivington and Blackrod High School since I last wrote to you. In March, the school turned into a fictional wonderland as students and staff celebrated...

  • Open Evening 2015

    Our Open Evening is being held on Thursday 1st October 2015 - 5.30pm until 8.30pm - if your son or daughter is thinking of joining Rivington and Blackrod High School, please put the date into your diary - we would be delighted to see you.

  • Jabberwocky

    To mark ‘World Book Day’ the Drama Club created and performed a piece of Physical Theatre based upon the poem of the ‘Jabberwocky’ by Lewis Carroll for Lord Street Primary School. The Drama Club (which consists of Year 8 and 9 students)...

   

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Rivington and Blackrod High School
Rivington Lane
Rivington
Bolton
BL6 7RU

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Rivington and Blackrod Sixth Form
Rivington Lane
Rivington
Bolton
BL6 7RU

Tel: 01204 333266
Fax: 01204 333264
Email: sixthform@rbhs.co.uk

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