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At A Glance

Christ’s Hospital is an independent co-educational boarding and day school for boys and girls aged 11-18 with 870 pupils (435 boys/435 girls) located in the south east of England. Situated in beautiful West Sussex countryside between London and Brighton, the School is 20 miles south of London Gatwick, 38 miles from London Heathrow and convenient for Surrey, Hampshire and Kent.

The School is set in 1,200 acres of rolling Sussex countryside. Main entry points are at 11+, 13+ and 16+.  The School offers iGCSE, GCSE and in the Sixth Form, a choice of A Levels, Cambridge Pre U and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses.

The Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) has confirmed all-round excellence at Christ’s Hospital.

John Franklin, Head Master was appointed in 2007 previously Headmaster of Ardingly College (1998 – 2007).

Visiting Christ’s Hospital

Christ’s Hospital lies just 3 miles south of the thriving market town of Horsham near the M25 and the M23 and is convenient for Gatwick, Heathrow, London and Brighton.

Christ’s Hospital is very fortunate in having its own mainline railway station with regular trains to London and the South Coast.

Exam Success

Christ's Hospital is top in West Sussex for A* at GCSE.

Pupils’ Destinations

Almost all sixth-form leavers go on to a degree course, 12% to Oxbridge. Pupils go on to study a range of subjects, particularly sciences, medicine, engineering, economics, maths, classics, history, philosophy and English plus regular entrants to conservatoires, drama schools and art colleges.

Scholarships and Bursaries

Scholarships awarded at age 11, 13 and 16, value up to 20% of fees: academic, music, drama, art and sport. Means-tested bursaries available to all boarding pupils: currently 14% of pupils pay no fees and 19% of boarding pupils pay full fees.

Main Entry Points

11+, 13+ and 16+



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