All admissions for Cotham School continue to be managed by Bristol City Council our Local Authority.  If you wish to apply for a place for your child please open the link below.  Further information and policies on admission can also be found on the website.

Bristol City Council Admissions Department Telephone number:
0117 903 7694


Open Evening: Wednesday 21 September 2016 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Open Evening – NBP16C – Cotham School Thursday 13 October 2016 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Open Morning Tours
Cotham School are holding Open Mornings for the Parents of prospective students starting Secondary School in September 2017. The Tour will start promptly at 9:15am and will last for approximately an hour. These tours are by appointment only.

Open Mornings:
Wednesday 28 September 2016 – 9:15 am
Friday 30 September 2016 – 9:15 am
Thursday 6 October 2016 – 9:15 am
Tuesday 11 October 2016 – 9:15 am
Wednesday 19 October 2016 – 9:15 am

Bookings for the September/October Tours are being taken from Week Commencing Monday 11 July.

If you would like to attend please contact Reception on 0117 9198000 or e-mail At the time of booking please state the date you would like to come, how many places you would like to book, (spaces are limited and so therefore we do say a maximum of 4 places per family) and a contact email/telephone number. If you wish to speak to our SEN team please mention this at the time of booking and a short appointment can be booked for you.

2016-17 Tour Dates, for the rest of the school year:
Tuesday 29 November 2016 – 9:15 am
Wednesday 18 January 2017 – 11:15 am
Thursday 16 March 2017 – 9:15 am
Friday 28 April 2017 – 11:15 am
Wednesday 5 July 2017 – 9:15 am

We look forward to welcoming you to Cotham School. 

Our admissions are managed by Bristol City Council and their contact details are as follows:-

Tel: 0117 903 7694