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 support to ensure that they feel safe and can grow as successful learners and caring citizens.  We give all students the power to take control, manage and direct their own learning and develop their future careers and aspirations.   Positive relationships are very important to us at Rivington and Blackrod High School and we do all that we can to foster an environment in which they can grow and flourish.  At Rivington and Blackrod High School we...

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Mon, 1st August 2016

Year 6 Pupil Premium Summer School 2016
We are hosting a year 6 pupil premium summer school. Students eligible to attend will be informed via letter...

Welcome to the Summer EXCEL 2016

This will be the last time that I write an opening welcome as I move towards my retirement. I have been very privileged to work at Rivington and Blackrod High School for 17 years and had the great honour of being Head Teacher for the last nine years. I am extremely proud of the achievements of students, staff and others associated with our school, and when I look through the contents of this magazine, it brings to life just how wonderful our school community is. This edition celebrates work inside and outside the classroom and also shows how the students and our school are impacting...

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  • Welcome to the Summer EXCEL 2016

    This will be the last time that I write an opening welcome as I move towards my retirement. I have been very privileged to work at Rivington and Blackrod High School for 17 years and had the great honour of being Head Teacher for the last nine...

  • Parent Newsletter Summer 2016

    To read the summer 2016 Head Teachers' newsletter please view the link below:

  • Open Evening 2016

    Our Open Evening is being held on Thursday 6th October 2016 - 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.

  • Sixth Form Open Evening 2016

    If you wish to attend Rivington and Blackrod Sixth Form then please don't hesitate to contact us for an informal chat. Year 11 students of Rivington and Blackrod High School who wish to enter the Sixth Form will be provided with advice and guidance...

  • Trude Silman - Holocaust Survivor

    Thank you to Trude Silman, Holocaust Survivor for her talk to history students in school. She was truly inspirational and had Year 9, and Year 12 students totally engaged throughout. If you would like to find out more about Trude’s life, you can...

   

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

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

Lower School and The Pathway Centre
Albert Street
Horwich
Bolton
BL6 7AW

Tel: 01204 333366
Fax: 01204 333367
Email: lowerschool@rbhs.co.uk

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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