Admissions

Our admissions policies can be found
in the 
POLICY area


For details on all Admissions and In-year Applications please apply directly to Chichester High School and call to arrange a visit.
Our contact at CHS is 
Mrs Mercer.


The current Published Admission Number (PAN) is 270 for all Years 7-11 groups.

Applications for admission are considered in the following order of priority:

  1. Looked after children and previously looked after children.
     
  2. Children who need a place at the school on exceptional and compelling social, psychological or medical grounds.
     
  3. Children who live in the catchment area with brothers or sisters already attending the school and who will still be there when the child starts.
     
  4. Other children who live in the catchment area.
     
  5. Children who live outside the catchment area but within the Chichester District with brothers or sisters already attending the school and who will still be there when the child starts.
     
  6. Other children who live outside the catchment area but within the Chichester District.
     
  7. Other children with brothers or sisters already attending the school and who will still be there when the child starts;
     
  8. Other children.

In year transfer applications should be completed through West Sussex County Council here


Deadline to apply for secondary school place was 31st October 2021. Late applications can be completed via the following link here before 26th November


Policy Documents

DfE School Admissions Code September 2021