• Convent planning permission

    Carmelite Convent planning application

    We are delighted to announce that all of the planning application documents for the Convent site are available on the Councils website. All 61 documents are available to read, which include plans for the School itself. It would be very helpful to the application if parents are able to make positive comments on the plans via the Comments tab.

  • School of the week

    We're 'School of the Week'!

    We're 'School of the Week' this week on Spirit FM. Throughout the week, between 7.45am and 3.45pm on 96.6 FM, 102.3 FM or 106.6 FM you can hear our pupils interviewed about life as student at Chichester Free School.

  • Anti-bullying week

    This week is anti-bullying week at CFS

    We take bullying seriously at CFS and this week we will hold assemblies highlighting a range of important messages on the subject of bullying. The week will include a series of events, leading to a whole school non-uniform day on Friday, where staff and pupils will dress in blue.

  • Ben Rackliff

    CFS student designs Cyber Security game

    Our Year 8 student, Ben designed a Cyber Security game which caused a real stir at the UK Cyber Security Challenge last week. Journalists from the BBC, Channel 5 News and WIRED magazine actually formed a queue to speak to him! Well done, Ben.

  • Free School Plans

    Our amazing, permanent school site

    Building work at our permanent site will begin early in the New Year. We will retain as much of the original building as possible and build an eastern extension for our primary pupils and a western extension for our secondary and sixth-form students.

  • Ofsted judges us a 'Good' school

    We're delighted that Ofsted judged us to be a 'Good' school, in only our second year of operation. The report focussed on the strong and positive ethos which permeates every aspect of our school.

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  • Our fabulous new school building

    The new school building on our temporary site houses our science lab, Food Tech and DT areas as well as numerous light, airy new classrooms. Once inside, it's difficult to believe that this is only a temporary building.

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  • Pitchero will keep you up-to-date

    The results from our inter-House matches as well as those with other local schools are regularly posted Pitchero. We also post details of our Fun Runs, Tug-of-Wars and other sporting events relevant to our community.

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