Admission to Year 7 September 2021

Registration for the CCHS Entrance Test is now closed

National Offer Day is  Monday 1 March 2021.

The applicant’s home local authority will confirm the outcome of the secondary school application on Monday 1 March 2021.  Please contact  if you do not receive a letter/email.

Successful applicants will receive a letter from the School on Tuesday 2 March 2021 with further information relating to their admission. Please contact  with your daughter’s full name, DOB and candidate number if you do not receive a letter by Monday 8 March 2021.

To access the CCHS admissions area please click here.

Waiting List

Your daughter’s position on the CCHS waiting list can be accessed via the local authority website. Please click here to view. The waiting list will operate until the end of the academic year 2021-22. Any further vacancies will be determined through the in-year application process. Please do not contact the school regarding the waiting list as we do not hold this information.


The appeals process for CCHS is administered by the Statutory Appeals Office at Essex County Council, please click here for full details and notes of guidance.