Admission BookletYear 6 transfer from primary to secondary school September 2017 

  • Read the booklet Admission to Secondary School 2017 ( PDF 1.76MB)
  • Visit the schools (PDF 127.53KB)
  • Deadline for all online and paper applications was 31 October 2016
  • If you applied after 31 October 2016 your application will be late and this may affect the outcome
  • If you have not applied online by 31 October 2016 please complete the paper application form (PDF 240.41KB)


The offer day for Year 6 transfer secondary school places is 1 March 2017.  If you applied online for a secondary school place you will be able to view the offer by logging in to your on line application

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Special educational needs

If your child has an Education and Health Care Plan,  the primary school will have discussed your secondary school placement with you at the Annual Review in either Year 5 or Year 6.

Detailed information regarding Year 6 transfer applications can be found in the Admission Booklet together with a list of all the Bolton secondary schools, names and addresses.


If you are not happy with the place you are offered by the Local Authority you can appeal. You will receive an appeal form in the post with your offer.   

Transferring your child between secondary schools

Secondary School in year transfer form If your child is already at secondary school in Bolton and you want to transfer to another Bolton secondary school you will need to complete the In Year Transfer Form, part of the form must be completed by your child's current school.  When the form is fully completed please return it to Pupil and Student Services. 

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