Admissions Information

Admissions Information

St Nicholas High School is a Comprehensive School for Catholic boys and girls aged 11 to 18 and caters for pupils in a wide area which includes, but is not limited to, Northwich, Weaverham, Winsford, Middlewich, Barnton, Holmes Chapel, Sandiway, Aston-by-Budworth, Tarpoley, Kelsall, Comberbach, Pickmere, Knutsford, Frodsham, Plumley, Whitley, Antrobus and Great Budworth.

There are close and constantly developing links with our Partner Primary Schools. A high priority is placed on the continuity of curriculum and the process of integrating boys and girls into the life of St. Nicholas School. Members of staff from St. Nicholas and the Primary Schools meet throughout the year in order to exchange information and to plan, monitor and review the transfer procedures. Presentation Evenings are held in the Primary Schools for the benefit of parents whose children are transferring that year.

For further information about admission to the school, please see the school’s Admissions Policy which can be downloaded below.

The principal associated Primary Schools are:

St Wilfrid’s, Hartford
St Bede’s, Weaverham
St Mary’s, Middlewich
St Joseph’s, Winsford
St Luke’s, Frodsham
St Vincent’s, Knutsford

Admissions policy 2021/22
Admissions policy 2022/23

For information and breakdown of admissions according to criteria click here

Fill in your application on Cheshire West and Chester’s Admissions Page


fill in the FORM FOR 2021 ENTRY or the FORM FOR 2022 ENTRY
This can either be printed out and sent to
St Nicholas Catholic High School
Greenbank Lane

or emailed to admissions officer Dawn Crosthwaite

Please also enclose a copy of the student’s baptism certificate if available

Go to Cheshire West and Chester’s Admissions Page

More information here

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