Dfe number
319 4503
Contact details
Chatsworth Road, Cheam, SM3 8PW
020 8644 5790
secretary@cheam.sutton.sch.uk
Website
http://www.cheam.sutton.sch.uk
Map
Google maps - Cheam High School
Principal
Ms R Allott MA (Cantab) Med
Head Teacher
Mr P Naudi (OXON)
Open Evening Dates
14 October 2021 5.30pm - 8.30pm
Places available and applications received
Places available for September 2022: 320
Applications received for September 2021: 1593
School's Profile
Cheam High School is a mixed comprehensive school for children aged 11 - 19 with approximately 2000 pupils.
School Admissions Criteria
Places are allocated in the following order of priority:

1. Looked After Children or previously Looked After Children.

2. Where there are social welfare reasons or medical grounds.

3. Where there will be a sibling expected to be attending the school at the time of admission.

4. To children of staff currently employed on a permanent contract by Cheam Academies Network Trust where one (or more) of the following applies:

I) The member of staff has been employed by Cheam Academies Network Trust on a permanent contract for two or more consecutive years before the time of application for a school place
ii) The member of staff has been recruited to fill a post for which there is a demonstrable skill shortage.

5. Proximity to the school, as the crow flies, of the home where the child resides (measured from the highway of the Chatsworth Road entrance) with those living nearer the school being given the higher priority. The address to be used in the initial allocation of places will be the address on the 31 October unless a subsequent move has been accepted for allocation purposes
Places to be allocated so that the total number allocated under criteria 1, 2, 3, 4 and including any children that have an Education Health and Care Plan is no more than 290.

6. Up to 30 places to be allocated to children who live within 1.1km (measured as the crow flies) of Dorchester Primary School (Worcester Park) with those living nearer to Dorchester Primary School being given priority.
Distance offered to in previous 3 years
Distance offered for the last three years:
Criterion 5
2021 1.415km
2020 1.559km
2019 1.278km


Criterion 6:
2021 0.718km
2020 0.670km
2019 0.549km