Applications for September 2023 start
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.
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 will need to apply through Kingston Council.
Children born between 1 September 2011 and 31 August 2012 are due to start year seven at secondary school in September 2023.
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 31 October 2022
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 RBK Appeals Process -