Welcome to St John Fisher!
Our Open Evening is on Thursday 23 September 2021 starting at 6.00pm in school.
The deadline for applications for a secondary school place for St John Fisher is 31 October 2021. You must have completed the online application with Wigan Council and clicked submit and completed the supplementary faith form (see below for a download). Please either hand the supplementary faith form to school reception at St John Fisher or email to email@example.com
Why apply to St John Fisher?
In our short school films, we share our thoughts and experiences about St John Fisher and why it is a vibrant, successful and aspiring place to learn and grow.
Take our Virtual Tour of school – lead by Sean O’Loughlin
View our online Prospectus
How to Apply
You can only apply online through the Wigan portal. You must have chosen your 3 school preferences by Sunday 31 October 2021. Use the link below to apply for a place,
All details and advice on applying for a school place are within the Wigan Council Booklet which you can find on Wigan Council website but also by clicking on the link below,
As well as completing the online form, as we are a Catholic school, you also MUST complete the supplementary faith form. If you do not give this information to the school your child may be refused a place.
Please print this form out and return it to St John Fisher school reception before Friday 29 October 2021. Use the link below to take you to the form,
St John Fisher Catholic High School – Supplementary Faith Form September 2022 Admission
St John Fisher is oversubscribed and places are highly competitive, please see our over-subscription criteria below,
Timetable for Applying for a Secondary School Place
Applying for a place at St John Fisher during the school year (Mid-Year Applications)
Before you apply for a place at our school, we strongly recommend you contact us and a arrange a visit to our school to see if it is the appropriate school for your child. Please ring 01942 510715.
If you would like to apply for a place at our school outside the normal application round, please click the link below to take you to Wigan School Places where you will find all the information you will need,
You will need to download, print and complete the application form. There are two stages to the application process, you need to fully complete all sections of the form prior to returning it to prevent delay. Incomplete forms may be returned.
Before applying for a transfer of school, parents must read the following leaflet: In Year Secondary Leaflet
If you need any help with your application to St John Fisher Catholic High School please email firstname.lastname@example.org or if you would like advice on a general school application please contact:
School Organisation Team
PO Box 100
Phone 01942 489013