Open Days and School Dates

Open Days

Choosing the right school is one of the most important decisions in life - for both parents and pupils. We believe that ours is a special and unique environment where pupils will flourish and thrive, enabling them to fulfil their potential.

To help you develop a personal understanding of the special and distinctive features of our school, we hold a number of Open Events during the year, which you are able to register your interest to participate in. 

  • Open Door and Taster Events

    Our Senior Schools' Taster Events for Y5 and Y6 pupils and their parents are held on a number of occasions throughout the year. The next sessions will run on: Y5 and Y6 boys and their parents: Thursday 16 June, 11.00am-1.00pm If you are interested in attending this event, please email Angela Fenton at bdadmissions@boltonschool.org or call 01204...

  • Monthly Tours of the Girls' Division

    Our monthly tours are led by a Year 13 Prefect and they provide a great opportunity to see our school on a normal working day. They are primarily - but not exclusively - for families with girls considering entry into Y7 or Y12 in September 2022. On arrival each family will be assigned a Prefect who will show you around the School and answer any...

  • Open Morning

    Our next Whole School Open Morning will take place on Saturday 8 October from 9.30am-1.00pm. Our entire campus is open - the Nursery, our Infants' School (for girls and boys aged 3-7 years), the Boys' Junior School (Park Road), the Girls' Junior School (Hesketh House), as well as our Boys’ Division and Girls’ Division Senior Schools and the joint...

  • Sixth Form Open Evenings

    Each year we hold Sixth Form Open Evenings in November.  Across both events, the Heads of Sixth Form and staff will be on hand to explain the AS and Advanced Level courses, to offer advice about subject choices and life in the Sixth Form.  Each year the vast majority of our own Year 11 pupils progress into our Sixth Form. We also welcome...

  • Boys' Sixth Form Open Evening

    Each year the vast majority of our Y11 students progress into our Sixth Form and they are joined by external applicants from across the region.  Prospective students and a parent are invited to visit the school on our Open Evening which will next take place in November 2022. For external students, this evening represents the first part of their...

  • Girls' Sixth Form Open Evening

    Prospective students and a parent are invited to visit the school on our Open Evening which will next take place in November 2022. The evening provides an opportunity for you to listen to talks from our Headteacher Mrs Kyle and Head of Sixth Form, Mrs Winder as well as to meet A level subject teachers and some of our current students. If you have...

  • Infant and Junior Schools' Open Evening

    Bright, inquisitive girls and boys and you - their parents or guardians - are invited to attend our Infant and Junior Schools' Open Evening, which will take place on: Thursday 21st April, 4.30pm-6.30pm. You and your child can enjoy guided tours around our Infant, Junior Girls’ and Junior Boys’ schools, meeting teaching staff and current pupils....

  • Girls' Division Senior School Taster Lessons

    The best way to fully appreciate the Girls' Division is to come and visit us and many families join us for a short presentation and tour at an Open Doors and Taster Lessons' morning, which regularly run in November and June each year. Our next session will run on: Friday 24 June, 2022 11.00am-1.00pm Booking is essential and you can register by...

  • Boys' Division Senior School Taster Lessons

    The best way to fully appreciate the Boys' Division is to come and visit us. Open Doors' morning offers a chance to see the School in session and for you to sample our supportive and industrious working environment. After a short introduction by the Head or Deputy Head, parents are given conducted tours of the School and there will be...

  • Getting Here

      Contact Us If you would like a brochure or application form to be mailed to you, should you wish to arrange a private visit or should you have any questions, please contact the relevant school (contact details here).