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    Year 8 & 9 GSCE options

    Our Year 8 & 9 students are currently choosing their options. Having already attended an Options Evening, they are currently experiencing taster lessons as part of their school day.

    Our advice is for them to take their time, and not to rush their choices. They have until Friday 13th of March to submit their form, which must be signed by both their parents and their tutor.

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    CFS is the popular choice

    As Year 6 pupils across the Chichester district have now received news of where they will begin their secondary school education, we can now (proudly) reveal, that CFS received four times as many applicants as places for the coming academic year.

    This is a remarkable achievement for a school in only its second year of operation and also re-enforces the important role of Free Schools in providing good school places.

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    A gentle reminder...

    Please remember that on our current school site, it is important for both parents and students to obey our site rules for pick-up and drop-off.

    The safety of our students is paramount and we would politely request that everyone in our school community refreshes their knowledge of the rules surrounding peak traffic times.

  • Comedy Revue

    It's showtime!

    We will be staging our annual production from Wednesday 4th to Friday 6th March at 7pm in the Goodwood Hall. Full of humour and intrigue, The Demon Headmistress will be a truly family-friendly production, brought to life by our exceptionally talented cast!

    Tickets are strictly limited and are priced at £5 for adults and £3.50 for concessions. These are available on a first come, first served basis.

  • World Book Day 2015

    World Book Day - 5th March 2015

    We're celebrating World Book Day 2015 with a whole week of events. Staff and pupils are encouraged to come to school dressed as their favourite book character and prizes will be awarded for the best and most original costumes.

    Other events include CFS Jackanory and the Travelling Books book fair.

  • Runners-up in the Regionals

    CFS came runners-up in the regional round of the Rotary Club public speaking competition. Our year 7 student Bibi Butten was named Best Speaker of the Day. Congratulations to Bibi and the team - a terrific achievement!

  • We've joined the Read2Dogs scheme

    The Read2Dogs scheme was developed by Pets as Therapy, to help children who find reading aloud to others a little daunting. Instead of reading to an adult, the children are encouraged to read to a lovely dog.

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  • Our fantastic new school premises

    We're excited to announce that our chosen building contractor has now been approved by the EFA and we are now further developing designs. These will be shared with the CFS Community by February half term.