Tottington High School

GCSE & Exams Information
BUG The Question

BUG The Question

We don't want to tick you off or get a bee sting from anyone with this post. However this technique really sticks in(sect) our heads!! Team Geography showed us how to BUG questions and it has really helped some of our students unlock what the question is actually...

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Y11 Preparatory Work for Study at College

Loreto Sixth Form College in Manchester has some ‘bridging’ materials on their website that all Year 11 students can access to help get you ready for study at any sixth form college.

This research work is really useful to do, as it will help you to explore your options for college study. 

Exam Equipment Checklist

Students MUST have a clear pencil case or clear plastic bag containing ALL the following items:

☑ 2 pens
☑ 2 pencils
☑ rubber
☑ ruler
☑ sharpener
☑ compass
☑ protractor
☑ scientific calculator
☑ colouring pencils

How to create the perfect revision plan

The button below links to an article on the Telegraph website provides top tips for creating a well-structured and comprehensive revision plan which, if adhered to, will provide the best chance of success in the summer.

Progress 8 Score-0.73-1.10-0.82 -1.04-0.38-1.02
Attainment 8 Score 39.5 30.440.0127.4844.4 35.69
Percentage of students achieving 4 or above in English & Maths60%32%51% 30%53% 40%
Percentage of students achieving 5 or above in English & Maths 32%14%30%7%34% 20%
Ebacc Average Point Score3.
Students destinations (the percentage of students who continue in education or training or move on to employment at the end of age 16 94% 83%95%83%97.3% 92%


Attainment 8 Score

Ebacc Average Point Score


4 or above in English & Maths


5 or above in English & Maths

Get In Touch

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

Telephone: 01204 882 327


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 The Lodge Wolstanton High, Milehouse Lane, Newcastle Under Lyme, Staffordshire, England, ST5 9JU. The Trust is the Data Controller for all the academies within the Trust. The Data Protection Officer for the Trust is Natalie Kennedy:

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