Joining the School

Chipping Campden School is a non-selective Secondary Academy offering a broad and comprehensive curriculum.  The School is the Admission Authority, acting in accordance with DfE School Admissions Code.

Secondary transition (Entry into Year 7/September)

Applications for transition to Secondary School should be made to your home Local Authority by the deadline for Secondary Applications of 31st October annually. Applications received after this date will be treated as a late application and will not be considered until all other applications have been processed.

In Year Applications for current Years 7 – 10

The School is currently oversubscribed in all Year Groups, with Waiting Lists for places.  In order to apply, please complete the In Year Admissions Application Form which can be downloaded below and submit it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. together with proof of your home address and proof of your child’s date of birth please. Failure to supply these documents may result in a delay in processing your application.

Published Admission Numbers (PAN) for each Year Group are:

Year 7          225

Year 8          225

Year 9          225

Year 10        208

Year 11        208


Applications will be processed and places /Waiting List places allocated strictly in accordance with our Published Admissions Criteria

Our Catchment Area Map can be found here:

We welcome applications from outside of our priority Catchment Area. Admissions are processed strictly in accordance with our Published Admissions Criteria.

If you have any queries regarding the admissions or appeals process, please contact Mrs Wendy Murphy, Principal’s PA and Office Manager on 01386 848738 or by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Sixth Form Admissions

Chipping Campden School offers a wide range of both A Level and Cambridge Technical qualifications. The agreed funding capacity for the Sixth Form is for a total of 350 students across Years 12 & 13. We expect to respond to the needs of those students who follow the application process and meet the entry requirements for their chosen courses. A sufficient number of places are available to provide for all Year 11 students already at the School, who wish to continue their Post-16 studies with us, subject to minimum entry requirements as detailed below.

We continue to welcome applicants from other schools who wish to undertake post-16 studies at Chipping Campden School, where places are available and subject to the same minimum entry requirements as detailed below.

A Sixth Form Open Evening is held annually, usually on the first Thursday in November.

Please see the sixth form website


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