Open Events / Applications

From September 2020 Bishop Wordsworth's became a fully co-educational sixth form. It is an exciting time for the school and we would love to welcome you to one of the open days or evenings below where you can find out more:

       Information and Open Events for Sixth Form Applicants (September 2021)

Due to the current global pandemic, we are currently not able to hold our usual open events at the school site. However, we are keen for you to see our unique school, and all that studying at Bishop's has to offer. 

BWS Online Open Evenings 2020 - click here

Or watch our previous event here: Introduction to Bishop's webinar here:

We are planning on a number of new open events this year. Provisional dates are below, but given the current pandemic, it looks likely that most of our open events this year will be virtual. We will regularly update this page and if you register your interest, we will also inform you of any changes via email. Please register your interest for any of the following events by emailing and stating which date you are interested in.

If you are interested in a school tour, we are offering individual tours on the following days. Please email, or phone 01722 424719 to book:

Saturday 14th November - 9am-12noon - Completed

Saturday 28th November - 9am - 12noon - Completed

Monday 14th December - 9am - 3pm - Completed


Making an Application for Entry into the Sixth Form

Our application process for September 2021 is now closed.

Please note our entry requirements (below);  our admissions policy can be found here; and our privacy policy can be found here.

  • Minimum of 48 points at GCSE across their 8 best subjects.
  • Grade 5 in English Language and a grade 5 in Mathematics
  • Any individual subject requirements that apply

For further information or an informal discussion, please contact the Sixth Form team on 01722 424719, or email

Sixth Form Open Evening Presentation