Bolton Islamic Girls School is an independent Muslim girl’s school which opened in 2012.
The aim of our school is to provide an environment where all
pupils are guided and challenged to meet their full potential in a
positive, caring, educational and Islamic learning environment.
The basis of this is the Quran and Sunnah: this we set out to share
with all our students, making it the inspiration of the daily life and
work of the school.
We promise that they will be taught in an innovative and stimulating way within the limits of
Islamic Teachings. We will endeavour to provide them with as many enriched experiences as we
We aim to help your daughter grow into the ideal Muslim girl;
who is an enthusiastic learner about life as well as about Islam,
who is an independent thinker and open to new ideas. We will be
encouraging your daughter to be responsible and a follower of
Islamic ethos – to be self-confident and respectful towards others.
We invite you to enrol your daughter at Bolton Islamic Girls School
and look forward to seeing you soon.
If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact us.
Please remember us in your duas.
Dr Zakia Maqbool Principal
Comments from the 2013 Ofsted report include:
The school has the following strengths :
Students make good progress in science due to one-to-one
teaching support in class. They also make good progress in
religious education due to the strong subject knowledge of
Students’ behaviour is good in lessons and they have good
relationship with fellow students and teachers.
The school has established good links with parents and
carers, and communicates with them well on a regular basis.
BIGS is a faith based school for
11-16 year old girls only, based in the heart of Bolton. The
school was opened to fulfill the needs of the community and
as a direct response to the need for such a school in