Welcome to Laurus Cheadle Hulme

Welcome to Laurus Cheadle Hulme, a brand new secondary school that opened in September 2018. As part of the Laurus Trust, we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and determination that every child succeeds.

Admissions for September 2019

Admissions for a Year 7 place in September 2019 are now closed.  Please see our admissions page for details about late applications.


Officially Outstanding Teaching School

We are that the Altius Alliance teacher training provider, based at our sister school Cheadle Hulme High School and part of the Laurus Trust, is officially Ofsted Outstanding!

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We are very excited to welcome you to Laurus Cheadle Hulme, a brand new secondary school that opened in September 2018, and a member of the Laurus Trust family.

Our sister school, Cheadle Hulme High School, is an outstanding and hugely oversubscribed academy with a reputation for the relentless pursuit of excellence and a determination to ensure that every child succeeds. Laurus Cheadle Hulme will embed the same vision and values through our partnership and aim to deliver the same outstanding education.

This is a unique opportunity for your child to be one of the first cohorts to secure a place at Laurus Cheadle Hulme, with the prospect of going on to study at Cheadle Hulme High School Sixth Form.

Please follow this link to find out how to apply for a place. You can also register your interest which will ensure that you are kept informed of up and coming open events.

Linda Magrath
CEO, Laurus Trust

Gill Theobold
Head of School

LCH News

Ofsted Pre-registration Advice Note

Ofsted inspects proposed free schools, studio schools and university technical colleges (UTCs) before their opening. Ofsted therefore inspected Laurus Cheadle Hulme in May 2018. Following this type of inspection, Ofsted inspectors produce an advice note for the...

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Admissions for 2019 entry to Laurus Cheadle Hulme close soon!

Admissions for a Year 7 place at Laurus Cheadle Hulme for September 2019 close on WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 31st 2018. If you have a child who was born between September 1st 2007 and August 31st 2008, please visit our Admissions page for further information on how to apply....

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Construction newsletter – October 2018

With the primary school now open, work is nearly finished on LCH's sports hall.  BAM, the construction company, have provided this latest newsletter to keep our neighbours informed about the work taking place. October...

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