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How to Apply

Current Y11 students

Post 16 Options Information Afternoon takes place on 2nd November 2023

CSGS Y11 students will be asked to complete their application for Sixth Form between noon 26th January and noon on 8th February 2024.  

Key Dates for CSGS Year 11 Students (updated 23 January) - Sept 2024 entry


Y11 students applying from other schools

CSGS Application - Sept 2024 entry (opened 7th November and closed at noon on 15th January)

Applications can be made online until noon on 15th January 2024.

Have you missed our Application Deadline?

Please be aware that you will be able complete an ‘Application after the deadline’ by registering to complete an application from 5th February 2024.

Please note that we will not be accepting further applications from external students for the study of Mathematics or Economics.

Applications which include language subjects, music or drama are welcomed.

Where we receive an application after the deadline we cannot guarantee the response timescales given in our key dates for the application process.


Our open events for external Y11 students were on 7th November and 8th November 2023 and were fully booked.

If you miss our open events please visit our Explore our School webpage where you will find a Y12 video tour which will give you a insight into life at ‘Chis ‘n Sid’.

Explore our School

Character Development in the Sixth Form


Documents to read before applying:

Sixth Form Entry Requirements 2024-2026Sixth Form Subject Information 2024-2026Key Dates for External Year-11 Students - Sept 2024 entryCSGS Drama and Music Auditions 2023 entryCSGS Maths Test Revision Topics 2024 entrySixth Form Prospectus

Arts and Performance Scholarship Criteria 2024-2026