Welcome

The Diocese of Chichester Academy Trust is bidding to the Department for Education to open a new Church of England all-through school in the Burgess Hill area in 2019. Due to extensive planned house building in the area, West Sussex County Council has identified a shortfall in primary and secondary school places in the next few years. This new school would provide those places and give parents in Burgess Hill the choice to educate their children within a new school with Christian values, an inclusive school which would welcome those of all faiths and those of no faith.

Our ethos for educating the children in our care is that of ‘life in all its fullness’ through which we develop and nurture the person as a whole whilst striving for the highest academic standards.

The school would open to its first Reception pupils in 2019 and its first Year 7 pupils in 2022.

We would like to know your views about our application and appreciate your time in completing the following survey.

* 1. Do you have a child or children in or about to enter mainstream education? If so would they require:

* 2. Which nursery or primary school does your child attend (if applicable)?

* 5. Under the Department for Education guidelines, the admissions policy of a school can have a maximum 50% of places designated as foundation places. Theses are places for those children whose families attend a Christian church regularly. Do you think 50% allocation for foundation places at our new school is... 

* 6. Please rank the following aspects of our new school in order of importance to you. The order will alter as you answer the question.

* 7. Where would you like Burgess Hill Church of England All-through School to be located? (Tick all that apply)

* 9. Which colour should be the main colour for our school uniform?

* 10. Your name

* 11. Your email address

* 12. Would you like to receive our enewsletter? (enewsletters will be sent out approximately monthly if our application is approved by the Department for Education).

* 13. Your home postcode. We ask this so we can see what our potential catchment area for our new school is.

* 14. Your religion - We ask this to ensure that our communications are reaching people of all faiths and none

* 15. Any further comments.

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