Bolton School Senior Girls

Admissions

  • Admissions

    We are looking for bright, well-motivated girls who will make the most of all that an education at Bolton School has to offer. To gain a place in Year 7 your daughter must first reach the appropriate standard in the Entrance Examination which is held in mid-January each year. All applicants to the Girls' Division must complete an application...

  • Virtual Live Open Morning

    Like many schools, we are doing things a little bit differently this year. Our very first live virtual open morning aimed at Y6 girls and their parents will take place on: Saturday 10 October, 9.30am-12.30pm The virtual event will take place via Zoom and will provide a great way to learn more about Bolton School Girls’ Division as you will meet...

  • Open Day - Departmental Films

    Our Girls' Division Senior School Open Morning 2020 was virtual this year. Some departments held engaging, interactive sessions with Y6 girls and their parents and some departments posted virtual visit films - you can view those films and information on a variety of school activities on this padlet here. You can watch more films about all that we...

  • Virtual Taster Lessons

    Ordinarily our taster sessions for Y5 and Y6 girls and their parents are highly popular. This year they cannot take place in their usual way but we still hope Y6 girls and their parents can sample some taster lessons with us.   Our Taster Events will run on: Wednesday 23 September, 10.45am-12.30pm Thursday 8 October, 10.45am-12.30pm Thursday...

  • Book Your Personal Tour

    Please note these tours are suspended during Lockdown 2, currently until 2 December The best way to see our impressive facilities and school campus is by doing so in person. We are therefore delighted to offer bespoke one hour tours after the school day at 4.15pm on every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evening or on Saturday mornings at either...

  • Suggested Reading List

    It can sometimes be difficult choosing a book to read – there are so many genres and different authors to choose from.   Following our Entrance Testing Day, pupils are then interviewed at the School. This list has been compiled to assist parents and children in choosing appropriate books that they may want to talk about at interview. It is by no...

  • Why Choose a Girls' School

    At Bolton School, we understand that girls learn best when they feel cherished, understood and secure. In our friendly and respectful, single sex environment, girls of all ages and backgrounds are free to study and learn without feeling self conscious or worrying ‘what the boys might think’. Free from the distractions caused by social pressures,...

  • Entrance Testing for Autumn 2021 Entry

    Dear parent(s) and guardian(s) Following the government’s introduction of the lockdown, we have been seeking clarification from the Department of Education about whether or not our Entrance Exam can go ahead. Yesterday, we were pleased to receive the following reply: Tests can continue to operate for in-year admissions to selective schools....