Primary admission to Reception Class 2015

The closing date for all applications was 15 January 2015.  If you have a child with a date of birth between  1 September 2010 and 31 August 2011 and you have not registered their details you must contact Pupil and Student Services on 01204 332143 / 332137 immediately. 

The National Offer Day is 16 April 2015.

On line applications

You will receive your offer by email on 16 April 2015 and you will also receive an offer letter by post shortly after together with an appeal form if you have not been offered your preferred school.

Paper applications

Offer letters will be posted on 16 April 2015 together with an appeal form if you have not been offered your preferred school.

Special educational needs

If your child is undergoing an Education Health and Care Assessment you will still need to complete an application for admission. For further advice contact the Inclusion and Statutory Assessment Service on 01204 338653.

Transferring between Primary Schools

 

 Bolton Council is responsible for co-ordinating admissions into all schools for those families resident within the Bolton Metropolitan Borough. This includes

  • Children wishing to change from one school to another school within the borough
  • Children who have arrived into the borough requiring a school place
  • Children wishing to move from an independent school to a school maintained by the Council
  • Children resident in the borough but requiring admission to a school in another borough

If you live in the area of another local authority then you must make an application through the school admission team for that authority

Is there an application form I need to complete?

The application form that the parents/carers will be required to complete when requesting admission to a new school can be found under the downloads tab of this page together with the notes of guidance.

You must ensure your child’s continued attendance at their current school whilst your application is being considered however it is recognised that for families who have moved into Bolton this may not always be possible. You must in such circumstances inform the headteacher at their previous school of the arrangements you are making.

Pupil and Student Services

Second Floor

Paderborn House

Civic Centre

Bolton

BL1 1UA

Telephone 01204 332143
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