Secondary schools and open days

Brighton & Hove secondary schools

This is a list of all Brighton & Hove schools (excluding private schools), together with information about open days and making visits.

A University Technical College opened in September 2015 in Newhaven. The UTC serves the Brighton & Hove, East and West Sussex areas. The UTC admits students into Year 10 and also into Year 12. Details can be found at www.utc-harbourside.org

School

Max number on roll

Prefs

2017-2018

How many places

offered in each

priority 2017-2018

Published

Admission

No (PAN)

Opportunities to visit the school

Blatchington Mill School and Sixth Form College

Nevill Avenue, Hove BN3 7BW

Tel: 01273 736244

Headteacher: Mr A Harrold

Ofsted

This school has a Sixth Form

1600

1) 336

2) 323

3) 238

SEN) 7

Priority 1) 6

Priority 2) 1

Priority 3) 197

Priority 4) 189

Priority 5) 0

300

Please Note: the following times have changed from those previously published.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Open evening:

Thursday 5 October,  6-9pm

Open mornings:

Monday 9 October,  8.30-10.15am

Tuesday 10 October, 8.30-10.15am

Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA)

Lewes Road, Brighton BN1 9PW

Tel: 01273 691191

Headteacher: Mr D Davies

Ofsted

This school has a sixth form

665

1) 90

2) 22

3) 31

SEN) 6

Priority 1) 0

Priority 2) 0

Priority 3) 26

Priority 4) 50

Priority 5) 26

180

Open evening:

Tuesday 10 October, 6-8pm

To arrange a private tour during the school day please contact us on 01273 691191.

Cardinal Newman Catholic School

The Upper Drive, Hove BN3 2ND

Tel: 01273 558551

Headteacher: Dr J Kilmartin

Ofsted

This school has a sixth form

1812

(+ Sixth Form)

1) 326

2) 154

3) 278

Information available from school governors

360

Open evening:

Tuesday 3 October, 4-7.30pm

Organised school tours:

Between 5 and 13 October 2017.

To book places, please contact the school for information on dates and times

Dorothy Stringer

Loder Road, Brighton BN1 6PZ

Tel: 01273 852222

Headteacher: Mr R Bradford

Ofsted

1653

1) 459

2) 455

3) 159

SEN) 4

Priority 1) 2

Priority 2) 1

Priority 3) 102

Priority 4) 222

Priority 5) 0

330

Open evening:

Thursday 12 October, 6-8pm

School tours - by appointment only:

Between 26 September and 4 October, 9-10.30am.

Please contact 01273 852222 to book.

Hove Park

Valley Campus: Years 7-9,

Hangleton Way, Hove BN3 8AA

Tel: 01273 295003

Nevill Campus: Years 10-13

Nevill Road, Hove BN3 7BN

Tel: 01273 295000

Headteacher: Mr J Roberts

Ofsted

This school has a sixth form

1607 (inc

Sixth Form)

1) 198

2) 299

3) 229

SEN) 3

Priority 1) 4

Priority 2) 0

Priority 3) 53

Priority 4) 127

Priority 5) 69

300

Open evening:

Thursday 12 October

Open morning tours:

Week beginning 2 October and 9 October. (No tours week beginning 12 or 13 October).

King's School

High Street, Portslade BN41 2PG

Tel: 01273 840004

Headteacher: Ms S Price

Ofsted

Details of the school's plans to move to a new site in Hove.

400

1) 134

2) 123

3) 142

Information available

from school governors

150

Please Note: the following dates have changed from those previously published.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Open mornings:

Wednesday 27 September

Thursday 28 September

Monday 2 October

Tuesday 3 October

Please book a place from early September

Longhill

Falmer Road, Rottingdean BN2 7FR

Tel: 01273 304086

Headteacher: Miss K E Williams

Ofsted

980

1) 131

2) 33

3) 39

SEN) 2

Priority 1) 2

Priority 2) 0

Priority 3) 39

Priority 4) 91

Priority 5) 17

270

Open evening:

Thursday 28 September

School tours by arrangement via Reception on 01273 304086.

Patcham High

Ladies Mile Road, Brighton BN1 8PB

Tel: 01273 503908

Headteacher: Mr J McKee

Ofsted

1049

1) 211

2) 90

3) 303

SEN) 2

Priority 1) 0

Priority 2) 0

Priority 3) 69

Priority 4) 125

Priority 5) 18

215

Open evening:

Thursday 5 October,  5.45-8.30pm

Open mornings:

Monday 10 October, 8.45-10.15am

Tuesday 11 October, 8.45-10.15am

Email: office@patchamhigh.org.uk

Portslade Aldridge Community Academy (PACA)

Chalky Road, Portslade BN41 2WS

Tel: 01273 416300

Headteacher: Ms K Scott

Ofsted

This Academy has a sixth form

900 (+ Sixth Form)

1) 158

2) 65

3) 84

SEN) 4

Priority 1) 2

Priority 2) 0

Priority 3) 19

Priority 4) 97

Priority 5) 54

240

Open evening:

Thursday 21 September, 5-8pm

Sixth form open evening:

Thursday 21 November, 6-8pm

Open mornings:

Tuesday 3 October, 9-11am

Tuesday 10 October, 9-11am

Tours available any time during the day.

Varndean

Balfour Road, Brighton BN1 6NP

Tel: 01273 561281

Headteacher: Mr W Deighan

Ofsted

1350

1) 304

2) 482

3) 244

SEN) 4

Priority 1) 4

Priority 2) 0

Priority 3) 74

Priority 4) 188

Priority 5) 0

270

Open evening:

Thursday 21 September, 5.30-8.30pm, no booking required

Tours of the school following open evening are bookable in advance. Please email the school on school@varndean.co.uk