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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Tue, 14th April 2015

Year 7 Subject Parents Evening (1)
The Year 7 Subject Parents Evening (1) will take place on Tuesday 14th April 2015 at Rivington and Blackrod...

Wed, 22nd April 2015

Year 7 Subject Parents Evening (2)
The Year 7 Subject Parents Evening (1) will take place on Wednesday 22nd April 2015 at Rivington and Blackrod...

Excel Spring 2015

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 World Book Day. Characters from famous books including Cleopatra, Alice in Wonderland, Little Red Riding Hood and Gangsta Granny came into school and brought fiction to life. Students from across the year groups have taken part in a range of enrichment visits: local, national and international. Students visited London to see Charlie and the Chocolate...

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  • 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)...

  • Students Question Politicians in School Debate

    A number of our sixth form and year 11 students were given front row seats at a lively political debate as some of the key players in the region's election battle came face to face at the ITV Granada Reports School Debate.

   

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Rivington and Blackrod High School
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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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