Term/Key Dates



Autumn term


INSET Day 1 -  Thursday 1st September 2022

Year 7 ONLY start on Friday 2nd September

The WHOLE SCHOOL return on the Monday 5th September

Monday 19th September - The State funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will take place at 11am at Westminster Abbey. 
This day will be classed as a Bank Holiday

Thursday 22nd September - students leave at 12.55pm

INSET Day 2 -  Friday 23rd September 2022

School closed (TKAT CPD) - Friday 30th September 2022

Half term: Monday 24th October to Friday 28th October

INSET Day 3 -  Monday 5th December 2022

Ends for YEAR 8 - 11: Thursday 15th December

Ends for YEAR 7: Friday 16th December (finish at 12.40pm)

Spring term


INSET Day 4 -  Tuesday 3rd January

Starts: Wednesday 4th January

Half term: Monday 13th February to Friday 17th February

Ends: Friday 31st March

Summer term


Starts: Monday 17 April

Extra Bank Holiday - 8th May (His Majesty’s coronation on Saturday 6 May 2023, an additional bank holiday has been announced)

Half term: Monday 29th May to Friday 2nd June

INSET Day 5 -  Monday 26th June 2023

Ends: Friday 21st July

WEST SUSSEX SCHOOL DATES can be found here

Please note these are WSCC dates and CHS dates might vary slightly

Staff Professional Development Days
INSET DAYS 2022/23

(School closed to students) 

  • INSET 1 - 1st September
  • INSET 2 - 23rd September
  • (TKAT CPD) 30th September
  • INSET 3 - 5th December
  • INSET 4 - 3rd January
  • INSET 5 - 26th June