Applications for September 2024 start

Chessington admissions queries to

School Admissions information: AFC School Admissions website


This section provides information on admissions to Chessington School for years 7-11.  If you would like to apply for a place to the sixth form, please visit our sixth form pages or email

If you do not live in the borough, you need to apply through your own council and you can include Kingston schools in your application.  For example, if you live in Epsom you need to apply via Surrey County Council. If you are a Kingston Borough resident, you must apply through Kingston Council.

Use the eAdmissions (link above) from 1 September to apply online for your child’s secondary school place. You can name up to six schools in your application including academy or free schools and schools in other council areas.

The closing date for applications is 31st October 2023


School Admissions Team

Address: School Admissions, Guildhall 2, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 1EU



Appeal for secondary school places

You have a legal right to appeal against a decision not to offer your child a place at any or all of the schools that you've applied to. You can appeal for a place at your preferred school even though your child may have a place somewhere else.

Please read the Appeals Process -