Academy closed to students on Friday 16th March

The academy will be closed to all students on Friday 16th March for Staff Inset Day.
All students to return as usual on Monday 19th March.
Thank you.

“The enjoyment of reading is a mine of treasure that you can escape into!”

To celebrate National Storytelling Week, staff at Ark Boulton have been sharing their favourite books with students through book recommendations and reading passages to share online. Click on the links below to watch the videos:

Mrs Andrews – Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens.

Miss Saddique – Cinders by Marissa Meyer.

Ark Book Award 2018

More exciting news, Ark has launched this year’s book award. Students across the Ark Academies are taking part to establish the most popular book amongst our libraries. Book titles shortlisted are:

The Loneliest Girl in the Universe by Lauren James.

Illegal by Eoin Colfer & Andrew Donkin.

Kick by Mitch Johnson.

The Harder They Fall by Bali Rai.

Students at Ark Boulton can go to the library to vote by:

1. Picking a shortlisted book. All books are now available in the library.

2. Read the book.

3. Rate the book on the voting form.

4. Return the book with your voting form to the library.

5. You can read all the books as many times as you like before you make your decision!

Voting will close on Thursday 29th March and the winning book will be announced in April 2018.

Which book will you read first?