Information for New Intake 2020

Transition Days for Year 6 sadly will not take place in July. We are working on alternative ways of contacting and supporting Year 6 students as they think about moving up to secondary school. This page will be updated as new information is issued.


18 May 2020

We hope you have now received your Welcome letter and the booklets (shown below) through the post. If you haven’t please get in touch.


Virtual Tour

Our Transition Team and students in school during lockdown have put together a short film to give Year 6 students a quick tour of the Academy.

#movingupTransition Days for Year 6 sadly will not take place in July. We are working on alternative ways of contacting and supporting Year 6 students as they think about moving up to secondary school. Our Transition Team and students in school during lockdown have put together a short film to give Year 6 students a quick tour of the Academy.If you know any Year 6 parents, please ask them to join our online community by following any of our social media pages on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.#movingup #expectthebest

Posted by The Bulwell Academy on Thursday, 7 May 2020

Getting in Touch

Mr Cook, Assistant Principal for Transition & Sixth Form
Tel: 0785 090 8885 Email: transition@bulwellacademy.org.uk

Miss Kelly, Director of Learning, Key Stage 3
Tel: 0771 230 0275 Email: transition@bulwellacademy.org.uk

For students with special educational needs and/or disabilities:

  • Mrs Wallis, SENDCO, Vice Principal for Inclusion -Tel: 0772 051 1207
  • Mrs Watson, Assistant SENDCO – Tel: 0749 776 9074
  • Email: sendco@bulwellacademy.org.uk

Social Media

The Bulwell Academy Online Community

If you are a user of social media, we recommend that you follow us on one of our three social media platforms for updates, reminders and news of student success.

You can also subscribe to our YouTube channel for online tutorials and student success newsreels.


Parent Apps

Online Parental Engagement

At The Bulwell Academy, we recommend that parents and carers make use of the following online tools.

You will receive your invitation to register for our Parent Apps via letter or email. If we are sending you an invite via email, we will contact you by text to let you know.

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ClassCharts enables you to keep track of your child’s homework, achievement points, negative behaviour points and any set detentions. You can view ClassCharts on a web portal or download the ClassCharts App on Google Play or the Apple App Store.

Sims Parent enables you to receive notifications of new messages; keep track of your child’s progress and attendance; view your child’s timetable, school calendar and event reminders; and check personal data is up to date.

ParentPay -

ParentPay enables you to pay securely online for school meals, trips and other items. For details about the Academy’s cashless system, please see the Useful Links below.


Useful Links