ON Monday, Year 6 children found out which secondary school they will be going to in September.

The statistics for our schools are fascinating.

  1. Gildredge House had 84 places available. 79 students chose GH as their first choice and all 84 places are now taken.
  2. Hailsham College had 240 places available. 217 students chose HCC as their first choice and all places are now taken.
  3. Ratton School Academy Trust had 243 places available. 179 students chose Ratton as their first choice and all places are now taken.
  4. St Catherine’s College had 224 places. They’ve all gone with 287 first preferences.
  5. The Causeway School had 189 places. It had 67 first choices and 174 children have been allocated Causeway.
  6. Cavendish School had 150 places with 191 first preferences so they are full.
  7. Eastbourne Academy had 180 places. 150 had this school as their first choice and all 180 places are now taken.
  8. Willingdon Community School had 200 places available. It had 244 first preferences so it’s full.