Our Mission

Excellence Through Partnership
“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.”


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.

GCSE Options Information 2017

Our GCSE Options Information for 2017 is now available via our school website. The purpose of this information is to provide students and parents with appropriate information to ensure that a carefully considered and informed decision is made. The subject statements...

Year Nine Parents’ Consultation Evening

Letter of invitation to the Year 9 Parents’ Consultation Evening. There’s also a copy of the appointment slip for the student to collect appointment times from their members of staff.

Missed any letters home?

If you think you may have missed any letters that were sent home with your child, you can find them all here to read online or print out.

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GCSE Options 2017

Find out more about the courses we can offer your child at GCSE level (and equivalent).

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We love the school! Our daughter has gone from strength to strength.

– Year 9 Parent

The best thing about Totty High is that teachers really work hard for you.

– Year 9 Student

A very pleasant and well-disciplined school…extremely impressed.

– Year 7 Parent

I know I am ready to go to College but I’m really going to miss Totty High.

– Year 11 student going to college

THS Echo

THS Echo is Tottington High School’s online student newsletter. Its editorial team is made up of some of our students whose role it is to investigate news stories in school, collect information, write articles & publish them on the Echo website for the rest of the student body to read & keep up-to-date with what’s happening in school.

Echo website

The House System

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

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Community Links

As well as being concerned for everyone within the school, we at Tottington High School also like to feel that we try to help those who are less fortunate than ourselves. There is a strong tradition of help and concern for the elderly in the community. Each year the students select three main charities, to which the vast majority of fundraising goes.

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Our school is proud to have achieved these awards

Tottington High School