Are you choosing your child's next school?

We are holding an Open Evening on Wednesday 20 September from 4pm to 7pm. Please click on the image for more information. Alternatively, if you would like a personal tour of the school, please telephone the Principal's PA, Mrs Sadler, to arrange.T: 0115 964 7640


Inclusion - Learning for All (SEND)

The Bulwell Academy supports the learning of students with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). To find out more about what we can offer your child, please click on the image on the left or click here

Transfers from Primary to Secondary School
Admissions to Year 7 for September 2017 can be made directly through Nottingham City Council

Please click on the image to the left to download the Nottingham City Council's guide to applying for a school place. (A hard copy of this document will be sent to your child's primary school, along with a covering letter, at the beginning of Year 6.)

Click here to apply online

The closing date for applications for 2017-2018 is 31 October 2016.  For late applications, please download the Summary Guide for Late Applicants from Nottingham City Council.

We welcome all prospective parents to visit the Academy and we have special Open Evenings and events to give everyone a chance to understand what being part of the Bulwell Academy family means to staff and students. For more information about the transition from primary school to Bulwell Academy: please see Preparing for Year 7 on this website.

If you wish for your child to join the Bulwell Academy at Year 7 in September 2017, you will need to apply through Nottingham City Council’s school admissions service. The service can be contacted on Nottingham (0115) 841 5568. Application forms are available for download from the Nottingham City Council website from 1 September each year.

In-Year Transfers for Years 7 to 11
Transfers to the Bulwell Academy during the School Year

If you wish your child to transfer to The Bulwell Academy during the current academic year, please download, print and complete the Transfer Application Form, which can be found on the right of this page (along with contact details for Admissions enquiries). To view our latest Admissions Policy, please click on the link below:

Admissions Policy 2017-2018

Admissions to The Bulwell Academy Sixth Form

Please see the website page Admissions to Sixth Form








Admissions to September 2017

Transition from Primary to Secondary School

Contact: Kay Lankester


   0115 964 7640


In-Year Transfers

Years 7 to 11

Contact: Richard Weir


   0115 964 7640