Bolton School Girls' Division
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary & Secondary
Post 16
0 - 18
Girls (some boys)
Other independent school

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5+ GCSEs grade 9-4 (standard pass or above) or A*-C including English and maths

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Progress Compared With All Other Schools

UNLOCK Well Below Average (About 5% of schools in England) Below Average (About 25% of schools in England) Average (About 48% of schools in England) Above Average (About 17% of schools in England) Well Above Average (About 5% of schools in England)

School Results Over Time

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% of pupils who achieved 3 A levels at AAB or higher

These results over time show historic performance for key exam results. We show pre-pandemic results as the fairest indicator of whether performance is up, down or stable

Chorley New Road
+44 (0)1204 840201

School Description

Academic excellence at one of the North's pre-eminent schools; outstanding facilities set in 32 acres of grounds and an outdoor pursuits centre in the Lake District. Strong extra-curricular and pastoral programmes. From Nursery to Sixth Form, there is an emphasis on developing the whole person in a caring and friendly environment. Full fee bursaries are available from age 11+.

Bolton School Girls' Division Parent Reviews

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“BSGD is very good”

"> It is very good and all of the teachers are very welcoming and understanding.
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News, Photos and Open Days from Bolton School Girls' Division

Last update: 30 April 2022

There are lots of opportunities to visit the Girls' Division in the coming months, including:

Thursday 21 April, 4.30pm-6.30pm - Infants and Junior Boys' School and Junior Girls' School Open Afternoon

June 2016 - Taster Lessons & Open Doors Morning for Y4 and Y5 pupils interested in our Senior School from 10.45am-12.30pm

Wednesday 22 June - Discovery Day for Y5 Girls and their parents from 4.30pm-5.45pm

Saturday 15 October - Whole School Open Morning, 9.30am-1.00pm

A Sixth Form Open Evening will be held in November and you can find out more details about this and any of the above events by calling 01204 840201.  You can also call this number to arrange your personal tour of the School, which can be arranged at a mutually convenient time during term-time.

Bolton School Girls' Division Catchment Area Map

This school is independently managed and its admission criteria may be selective. There is no set catchment area as pupils are admitted from a wide variety of postcodes and, in the case of boarding schools, from outside the UK. Contact the school directly or visit their website for more information on Admissions Policy and Procedures.