SECONDARY TRANSFER PROCESS - YEAR 7 2021

OPEN EVENT INFORMATION

Due to the necessary ongoing social distancing measures and restrictions on large gatherings, we are sorry that we will be unable to welcome prospective families to visit BCCS as normal for our open events. As an alternative we will be hosting a live webinar on Thursday 17th September at 6.30pm (Details of how to register will be available in due course - do, therefore, check back on these pages as we approach the scheduled date).

If you are unable to attend, a recording of the webinar will be available for you to view after this date.

KEY DATES YEAR 2021

Monday 29th June 2020

To find out more about music opportunities at BCCS and applying for a music specialism place please view the Music Specialism Presentation and read the following guide: How to apply for a Music Specialism Place

Thursday 17th September 2020 

Live Webinar - 6.30pm 

(Details of how to register will be available in due course - do, therefore, check back on these pages as we approach the scheduled date).

The school will not be open.

Saturday 19th September 2020 

Open Event - CANCELLED

Thursday 24th September 2020 

Open Event - CANCELLED

Monday 28th September 2020 at 9am

Closing date for music specialism applications.

Monday 28th September 2020

Music aptitude test invitations will be sent via email. Children applying to both BCCS and Trinity Academy will sit the music aptitude test at BCCS. The results of which will be sent to Trinity Academy

Wednesday 30th September 2020*

Music aptitude test takes place at BCCS, College Square, Bristol, BS1 5TS

*The date of the test will be dependent on circumstances at the time due to COVID-19 and whether we are able to carry out assessment tests with a lot of children in one room. If we need to make alternative arrangements the test will take place on Saturday 3rd October 2020 - please make a note of both dates in your diary and we will confirm nearer the time.

Saturday 3rd October 2020*

*Alternative date for the music aptitude test and will be dependent on circumstances at the time.

7th/8th/9th October 2020

2nd music aptitude test by invitation only.

31st October 2020

Closing date for secondary transfer applications.

1st March 2021

Offers will be sent to parents/carers by the home local authority.

June 2021

Appeals will be heard by an Independent Appeal Panel administered by Democratic Services at Bristol City Council on behalf of the school.

Email: admissions@cathedralschoolstrust.org