Admission arrangements

Admissions arrangements for September 2019

The process for applying for Y7 in September 2019 opened in September 2018. The deadline to apply was Wednesday 31 October 2018.

Our Open Evening is on Thursday 27 September 2018 at 6 – 9pm and our Open Mornings are on Monday 1 to Thursday 4 October 2018. We will be taking bookings for the open mornings in September, please check back here after the summer holiday to book online.

The school operates its admission arrangements as part of the coordinated admission scheme operated by West Sussex County Council. All parents are encouraged to apply using the online application system at

Admission to the school at age of transfer in September is handled by the West Sussex County Council Pupil Admissions Service. The admission process for starting in September 2019 opened in September 2018 and the deadline to apply for a place was Wednesday 31st October 2018. All on time application places will be offered to parents on 1st March 2019 and the Pupil Admissions Service will then deal with late applications. For more information, you can email them at All main round offers for Y7 Secondary places are handled by West Sussex Pupil Admissions and then we then admit a student based on their offer on the 1st March 2019.

You can read about WSCC Admission arrangements for 2019/20 in the latest WSCC Admission guide: information for parents for secondary school in September 2019

Our admission arrangements for 2019 – 20 are detailed here: Admissions Policy 2019 20

To read more about the transition process for students joining us in Y7 September 2019, click here



In-Year admission arrangements for Y8 – Y11 from September 2018

The process for applying for other year groups Y8 – Y11 will be handled by Bohunt Worthing, as an in-year application. The In Year Admission form for 2019 – 20 will be available here in September 2019. The process will be as detailed below for 2018/19 in year admissions.

Our admission arrangements for 2018 – 19 are detailed here: Admissions Policy 2018 19

For information: you can download the current guide from WSCC for September 2019 admission WSCC Information for Parents Booklet – Secondary Transfer September 2019. You can also read their useful leaflet about transferring to secondary school. The updated information for September 2020 admission will be available from September 2019.



Admissions Policy for 2020/21

Read the admission arrangements for 2020/21 here: Admissions Policy for 2020/21