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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!

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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 Mission & Values

We pledge, through respectful relationships, to ensure all members of our community are supported in taking responsibility for their own learning, to become ‘well-rounded’ and caring individuals, with the skills, attributes, qualifications and experiences to prepare them for their and our futures. We believe very much in our school motto of “Excellence through Partnership”. Thus, we expect our students to get involved in the life and work of the school and to maintain high standards of interpersonal relationships on which these partnerships develop and prosper.

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
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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

Well done to Mr Shaw and 10E for raising over £60 for the Bury Hospice.
We are really proud of the students and Mr Shaw is so grateful to them for this essential fundraising. Well done, 10E. Mrs Brett

PE KIT FITTINGS EVENT at TOTTINGTON HIGH SCHOOL, between 1pm and 3.45pm tomorrow and Friday. Chance to check sizes before ordering all items of kit.
Please enter the school site via the main school gates.

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Summer School

Summer School

To all our new pupils starting in September Join us for an action-packed week at Tottington High School from 9th-13th August from 9.00am-3.00pm. Our Summer school has been designed to ensure the transition from primary to secondary is as easy as possible for both...

Results 2019

Attainment 8 Score

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entered for ebacc

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5 or above in English & Maths

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staying in education or entering employment

Progress 8 Score

Ebacc Average Point Score

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4 or above in English & Maths

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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