• Welcome

    Welcome to CCHSG

    “Colchester County High School for Girls is an outstanding school that
    continues to offer exceptionally high quality education.
    It continues to strive for, and achieves, excellence in all that it does.”


  • Inspiring Understanding

    Inspiring Understanding

    “Our students are truly active learners.
    They have the freedom to explore knowledge and gain understanding,
    to question, challenge and discover."


  • Inspiring Personal Development

    Inspiring Personal Development

    “Colchester County High School for Girls is a community of friendship and support, with
    an important focus on the emotional wellbeing of everyone in our care.”


  • Inspiring Creativity

    Inspiring Creativity

    “Our school community has a wonderful atmosphere of creativity
    and a great respect for the performing and visual arts as vehicles for the imagination.”


  • Inspiring Discovery

    Inspiring Discovery

    “Every girl at our school is encouraged to participate
    in Physical Education and games in a spirit of fun, teamwork and personal achievement. ”


  • Inspiring Leadership

    Inspiring Leadership

    “Our girls have a strong sense of ownership and pride in their community,
    reflected in their excellent behaviour and consideration for others.”


  • Inspiring Choices

    Inspiring Choices

    “Confidence and self-esteem are the cornerstones of learning.
    Our aim is to deliver a broad and balanced curriculum which both challenges the students academically,
    whilst embedding a love of learning and allowing students to pursue their own independent interests.”


  • Inspire Maturity

    Inspiring Maturity

    “As students progress through the school, they are frequently given more opportunities to assume positions of responsibility.
    By the time they reach the Sixth Form, they are completely involved in the life of the school.”


CCHSG Announcements

  • Sixth Form entry 2018

    Sixth Form Open Evening   –   Monday 30 October, 2017          18.00 - 20.30 with talks at 18.00 and 19.00

    Prospective applicants and their parents are invited to visit the School, and hear a presentation about the Sixth Form.   Subject and senior staff will be available to speak to about the Sixth Form, as well as current Sixth Form students.   

    The Sixth Form prospectus for 2018 entry and application form are now available via the Sixth Form area of the website.

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    CCHSG News

    The Big Build

    The Big Build

    There has been excellent progress on the initial foundation work for our new classroom block and Sixth Form facilities. We are grateful to all our neighbours in the community, students, staff and wider stakeholders for their understanding and support during this major construction project.

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    GCSE Results Summer 2017

    We congratulate Year 11 on achieving the best set of GCSE results in the history of the school. This follows the truly impressive results achieved by our GCSE students last year; and is despite the challenges the reformed GCSE curriculum poses for all schools. This has been a further amazing year with all 112 students achieving outstanding results in all subjects:

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    A Level Results 2017

    Congratulations to our Sixth Form students on another outstanding set of results with 100% pass rate in every subject and 50% of all grades at A or A*.

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    CCHSG Wins Award for Exceptional Attainment and Student Progress

    The school was delighted to have received a letter from Nick Gibb MP, Minister of State for School Standards, congratulating us on our Progress 8 figure 2016/2017 which places the school in the top 5% for progress.  This is a fantastic achievement given that students already enter the school achieving at a very high level.

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    Steve Brown Presenting at CCHSG Sixth Form Celebration Event

    Steve Brown Presenting at CCHSG Sixth Form Celebration Event

    CCHSG was delighted that inspirational speaker Steve Brown was able to join us to present awards at our Sixth Form Celebration Evening on 12 January.    Steve is a British Wheelchair Rugby athlete and former Captain of the Great Britain National Wheelchair Rugby Team.  He led the GB team in Wheelchair Rugby at the 2012 Summer Paralympics.

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