Year 6 Secondary Admissions for September 2021

Date:September 2020

To Parent/Carer of year 6 primary school children


Children who are in year 6 will transfer to Secondary School in September 2021.  You can now go on to the Bolton Council school admissions website and make an application for a secondary school place.

To apply online please go to Guidance notes about how to apply online are available on the website.

We would strongly advise you read the information booklet ‘Admission to Secondary School 2021’ carefully and check directly with schools what arrangements there are for open days/virtual school visits.

The booklet is available to read or download at .

You can express a preference for up to three schools online and I would advise you to submit all three preferences.  


If you have any problems using the online application form or website or you need assistance and advice about school admissions please contact the Pupil Services team on . 


The closing date for applications is the 31st October 2020.

Secondary Admissions letterforparents2021.pdf



Pupil and Student Services

Bolton Council