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THS Student Voice is represented by students from Years 7 to 11, supporting the different areas of our school. We are looking for students from all year groups so become ambassadors for Student Voice.

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Be a Student Voice ambassador

Be a Student Voice ambassador

THS Student Voice is represented by students from Years 7 to 11, supporting the different areas of our school. We are looking for students from all year groups so become ambassadors for Student Voice. As an ambassador you will gather information and ideas from people...

Welcome to Tottington High School

“The school has a strong partnership with parents and enjoys a thriving and supportive community. Teachers have a good understanding of their students’ learning needs and how best to secure and accelerate their progress and strengthen their aspirations. The students leave the school as well-rounded individuals with ambition and self-confidence.”

– Ofsted

We Are Tottington High School

Our Vision Statement

Our vision is to enable everyone within our school community to be:
Happy, well rounded and creative global citizens who have strong morals; a respect for each other; a thirst for learning and who live successful, motivated and fulfilled lives.

Our Mission Statement

Our mission is to be an outstanding school where all members of our school community are given every opportunity to be successful. We aim to have a diverse, challenging and exciting curriculum which is underpinned by innovative learning and teaching and strong pastoral support.

About Tottington High School

Tottington High School is an 11-16 years mixed community high school positioned north of Bury, Greater Manchester, and serves approximately 900 students. We recognise the potential of all our students and provide opportunities that challenge their abilities. We endeavour to provide a high level of support, guidance and care to enable your child to achieve their potential. We truly are a school where Every Child Matters.

Our aim at Tottington High School is to develop to the full, the confidence, enthusiasm, abilities and talents of all students. Our team of teachers and support staff is well qualified, experienced and highly industrious. They are fully committed to servicing the needs of our young people. They take great pride in the success of students and relish the opportunity to help shape the future of young people.

Students are well cared for and valued as individuals. They have many opportunities to pursue extra-curricular activities and additional learning experiences. We feel that you will be impressed with the positive ethos and culture of the school.

Location: Laurel Street, Tottington, Bury. BL8 3HP.

Telephone: 01204 882 327

Email: information@tottington.shaw-education.org.uk

School Hours: M-F: 8.40am – 3.00pm

About Shaw Education Trust

In November 2018, Tottington High School became part of the Shaw Education Trust, joining schools from across Staffordshire and the West Midlands.

Shaw Education Trust is a growing multi academy trust sponsored by the Shaw Trust, a charitable company which helps people gain an education, develop their career and improve their wellbeing.

“Tottington High School is an integral part of the growing Shaw Education Trust family. Together, in partnership, we strive to create a learning environment which motivates; engages; and excites. United, we will deliver remarkable outcomes for all our young people. By investing in staff, students, and the community, we will co-construct: a dynamic, aspirational, curriculum; a culture where excellence is the norm; alongside a rich portfolio of opportunity. Cumulatively this will give our students the greatest possible chance of achieving their best potential. Together we are stronger; and together we shall succeed. ”

– Jo Morgan (Shaw Education Trust Chief Executive)

The link below will take you to the Shaw Education Trust homepage. Here you will find lots of information about our academies, policies and the following statutory items related to finance and funding:

  • annual report
  • annual audited accounts
  • memorandum of association
  • articles of association
  • names of charity trustees and members
  • funding agreement
In The Know

Recent School News

Our geography field trip to Cleveleys

Our geography field trip to Cleveleys

This week our Year 11 geography students went on their field trip to Cleveleys to study beach management and coastal environment. One of the students has provided a write-up about the day and we've added a few snapshots from the day:   During my GCSE Geography...

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Report online abuse to the CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection command)

Admissions

Tottington High School is part of the Shaw Education Trust but all school admissions come via the Local Authority Application Form. Please click here for details about how to complete the form and about putting Tottington High School down as a preference.
Read our Admissions Policy here

School Uniform

The wearing of school uniform is compulsory. Full uniform must be worn in school and when journeying to and from school. When a student is admitted, it is on condition that parents accept our school uniform regulations, and therefore it is assumed that parents are willing to ensure that their child conforms to these in every respect.

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Pay Online

Pay for your child’s school meals, school trips, ties, badges, revision guides and more via our payment systems.

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Transport information

Transport to and from school is of course the responsibility of parents/carers but we will endeavour to assist in any arrangements to ease with this issue. There are a number of school buses which travel to our school from the surrounding areas.

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The House System

The purpose of the House system is to further promote community, partnership and participation in school. The House system aims to do this by providing House members with enjoyable and competitive House events and House activities. Such events/activities take the form of inter-House sporting competitions, House challenges and extra-curricular visits. 

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Latest Tweets

🧪 Who poisoned Mr Burke? 🧪

Y7 students carried out a ‘murder mystery’ style lesson in science, whereby students drew on their scientific knowledge around Chromatography to identify the guilty suspect.

⚽️🎵🧪 EXTRACURRICULAR TIMETABLE🧪🎵⚽️

We have lots of exciting activities on offer for our students throughout the week! We are really proud to be able to offer a little something for everyone.

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Letters Home, Announcements & Events

Keep up to date with the latest information from school. You can also sign up to our newsletter by popping your name and email address into the Subscribe box on our News page.

Bury Careers Event 2021

Bury Careers Event 2021

This year’s Bury Careers Event will take place on Wednesday, 13 October at the Castle Leisure Centre, Bury, from 3.30pm – 7pm. The event is targeted at Year 10 and 11 pupils and their parents/carers. For more information click the Read More button below.

Headteacher’s End of Year Message

Headteacher’s End of Year Message

This year’s round-up letter contains new uniform information, some amazing achievements by our students, information about the Setember return and COVID testing, and much, much more!

Congratulations to Barclays Graduates

Congratulations to Barclays Graduates

A huge well done to Sophie, Jack and Ellison who graduated today from Bury’s Barclays Lifeskills Mentoring Programme today. The programme ​has helped them develop the skills they need to take their next step, whether that’s going to sixth form, college, university or...

Get In Touch

Location: Laurel Street, Tottington, Bury. BL8 3LY.

Telephone: 01204 882 327

Email: information@tottington.shaw-education.org.uk

School Hours: M-F: 8.30am - 3.00pm

Privacy Policy (Excerpt)

Tottington High School collects a lot of data and information about our pupils so that we can run effectively as a school. This privacy notice explains how and why we collect pupils’ data, what we do with it and what rights parents and pupils have. Tottington High School is an academy within the Shaw Education Trust (“the Trust”), a multi academy trust with 10 academies. The Trust is a charitable company limited by guarantee (registration number 09067175) whose registered office is Shaw Education Trust Head Office, Kidsgrove Secondary School, Gloucester Road, Kidsgrove. ST7 4DL. The Trust is the Data Controller for all the academies within the Trust. The Data Protection Officer for the Trust is Natalie Kennedy: natalie.kennedy@shaw-education.org.uk

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