Applications are welcomed from the 31st of October 2016 for the 2017-18 academic year. The deadline for submission is January 1st 2017, but we recommend that you apply as early as possible.


Steps to joining Bristol Cathedral Choir School:

Step 1

Work hard to get the best GCSE grades that you can!

At BCCS, the minimum entry requirements are typically five B grades or equivalent at GCSE, including B grades in the A-levels you want to sit.

Step 2

Fill in an online application:

6th Form Application

Deadline for submission January 4th 2017

Step 3

Following your application, we will write to you towards the end of January to invite you to an informal discussion meeting about your curriculum choices. These normally take place at the end of February/early March. Please note this meeting does not form part of the decision making process whether a place is offered.

Step 4

We will invite you to a taster day on Wednesday 5th July 2017.

Step 5

On GCSE results day in August, providing your grades meet our minimum academic entry requirements your place at the school will be confirmed and you will be enrolled at BCCS.​


Open Evenings

We recommend that you come to an open evening to ‘get a feel’ for our Sixth Form. It is important that the environment you spend the next two years studying in is one in which you feel comfortable and this will be different for every young adult.