• 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

  • PTFA Personalised Paving Brick Fundraising

    Be part of our school’s history and buy a personalised engraved paving brick as a lasting reminder of your links to CCHSG.

    Help us to improve and develop our facilities to support the aspirations of CCHSG students of today and tomorrow. The brick paving will be prominently installed as part of the new facilities, with funds raised being used by the PTFA to provide additional equipment for our new classrooms. 

    Click here to order yours now.


    Orders close 2 July, 2018

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  • Admissions for September 2019

    Morning or Afternoon Tours for prospective Year 7 students and their parents week of Monday 9 July to Friday 13 July, 2018

    Headteacher's Talk Monday 16 July, 2018 at 7pm

    Advance booking via the School Office on 01206 576973 is required for both these events and will be open from 16 April.

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    CCHSG News

    CCHSG and The Gilberd School Announce the Formation of the Multi Academy “Alpha Trust”

    The Governing Board of Colchester County High School for Girls is pleased to announce that, after an extensive consultation process, we will be forming a multi academy trust (MAT) the “Alpha Trust”, working with The Gilberd School.  The Trust will also ultimately include the Trinity Free School to be built in North Colchester.

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    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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