Admissions & 11 Plus


We can now confirm that the 11+ examination will provisionally take place at Bishop Wordsworth's School on Saturday 17th October 2020. Further details will be made available to parents and candidates by the beginning of September 2020

The School Admissions Policy for 2021 can be found at the bottom of this page and is also obtainable if required on hard copy from the School Admissions Office.

Open Sessions:- A full list of available dates can be found by clicking here

  • Next Open Session:- October 15 2020 9.10-10.10am
  • Next Open Afternoon:- 

An on line application will open on September 7th 2020 at 9.30am for booking on the Open Session

If you have any Admissions queries, please email and we will reply as soon as possible.

11+ Testing Autumn 2020.

Due to the current circumstances we have yet to finalise a date for the 11+ to take place in September/October 2020. A date should be agreed at a national level soon – when it is, the details will be posted on the BWS website and also announced via twitter.

Appeals Timetable 2020
Admissions Policy 2021
Information Leaflet 4
BWS Designated Area Map