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Bosco Hosts: School Choir of the Year 2023

No tickets required. Entrance to the event will be sign posted at the front of the school. We look forward to seeing you there!

Bosco Hosts: School Choir of the Year 2023
Inspirational talk from Malik Al Nasir

Last month, we had the privilege of hosting the Liverpool Poet, Author, and Cambridge academic, Malik Al Nasir, for an engaging and inspirational session with the students. Mr. Al Nasir's visit was not just an ordinary school event; it was a journey through his extraordinary life, touching on profound topics such as discrimination, race and racism, English and History, slavery, Law, Social

Inspirational talk from Malik Al Nasir
The Glitch - Creative Writing Competition

A sudden shift, a twist of fate, and bam! Everything changes! What happens when an ordinary day turns extraordinary? What are the effects on the world if one thing is changed forever? What thrilling or terrifying outcomes are unleashed if one mishap alters reality? The possibilities are infinite, which allows you to write about what excites you. These are the questions Young Writers are asking

The Glitch - Creative Writing Competition
Christmas Card Competition Time!

We are looking for students to design this year’s school Christmas card 2023. There will be a prize for the winning entry. Requirements: The St John Bosco Arts College logo needs to be included somewhere on the design The design should include elements from the traditional Christmas story Any medium can be used / please use A4 sized paper for your design All entries should be handed in at

Christmas Card Competition Time!
Salesian School Sleepover in partnership with The Whitechapel Centre

On Friday 17 th November we hosted a Salesian Sleepover here in school for students across years 7 & 8. This event coincided with World Day of the Poor and so the focus of the sleepover was around homelessness. 50 of our students took part and were provided with an immersive experience. We know that this does not compare to sleeping outside on the streets, but we wanted to help our young people

Salesian School Sleepover in partnership with The Whitechapel Centre


A very warm welcome to St John Bosco Arts College’s website. Our college is an exciting, vibrant and dynamic girls’ Catholic comprehensive school which has a very distinctive Salesian ethos grounded in support, care and a warm friendly atmosphere.

We believe in developing a rounded individual so that students are prepared for life academically, spiritually, morally and socially. In our school community we seek to nurture the gifts, dreams and talents of all in the spirit of St John Bosco.

The college is at the cutting edge of teaching and learning and thrives on providing the best opportunities to the young people that it serves and is one of only 835 schools in England granted teaching school status.

Mr D Gidman Headteacher >

‘Together we inspire each other to flourish in faith, hope and love.’

Our vision

We want everyone within the St John Bosco family, to go cheerfully into the world, sharing love, knowledge & kindness.

 "Serve the Lord with gladness”
Psalm 100:2

Our values

At St John Bosco, everything we do is underpinned by our shared values;

Each represent and reflect us as individuals, as a Catholic Salesian college and a strong pillar of our local community.

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