Chilton Trinity School

Admissions and Transfer Arrangements

If you are interested in finding out more about this school, please contact, in the first instance, our Reception Manager Miss H McElligott (Tel: 01278 425222).

 In Year Admissions (school children who are currently in Years 7-11)

For admissions into Years 7 – 11 please ask to speak to Mrs T Dunderdale, Administration Assistant (Admissions), who would be delighted to arrange a time for you to come in to meet a member of staff and have a look around our school.

An application form will need completing and this can be found by following the link:

In Year Application Form


Year 6 Applications (Year 6 students who will be starting Secondary School September 2024)

For students and parents/carers who are interested in starting at our school in September 2024 we have a Open Events taking place please following the link below for more information:

Admissions Arrangements 2024-25

Applications for secondary school need to be completed by October 31st and the application form can be found by following the link below:

Once the application has been made you will be informed of the outcome in March.

If your application to Chilton Trinity School is successful, we will contact you with information regarding the transition process.

At Chilton Trinity School we maintain very close links with our feeder Primary schools and during the summer term, prior to transfer, we will work along side the primary schools to deliver the transition process. To see resources regarding the transition process please look at our Transition page, found under the Parent tab of our school website.

If you have questions regarding the application for secondary schools, please contact the Local Authority in the first instance as they deal with the admissions process.  (Admissions Department: Somerset County Council: Tel 0845 345 9122).

Students will be admitted at age 11 (Year 7) on a non-selective basis.  The number of intended admissions in September will be 200.


The Primary and Secondary Admission Guides’ can be found on the County Council website Parent/Carers are advised to read this booklet thoroughly before making an online application.


For Chilton Trinity's over subscription criteria please see the;

Admissions Arrangements 2023-24

Admissions Arrangements 2024-25

Admissions Arrangements 2025-26


 Appeals :

School Admission Appeals Code

All enquiries should be addressed to Mrs. T Dunderdale, Administration Assistant (Admissions)

(Tel: 01278 425222)