Up to 18 students are admitted to Year 7 each September on the basis of aptitude in music.

Up to 18 students are admitted to Year 7 each September on the basis of aptitude in music. Your child can qualify for a music aptitude place at Chelsea Academy wherever you live and whichever school they attend.

Successful music scholars admitted in Year 7 are offered:

  • Additional music lessons each week
  • Access to free and/or subsidised individual music lessons
  • A dedicated Music Mentor
  • Masterclasses, workshops and regular performance opportunities
  • Access to excellent, state-of- the-art music facilities
  • Opportunities with major London musical institutions

In return we have high expectations of our music scholars, including compulsory attendance at the Academy orchestra and choir, performing at Academy and community functions, GCSE Music as a Key Stage 4 option choice, and to act as ambassadors for Music and the Arts both within and outside the Academy. We recommend you consider carefully if your child has a real aptitude for and interest in music before applying.

Applications for music aptitude places for Year 7 in September 2018 are now closed.

To apply for a Year 7 music aptitude place for September 2019 please click here.
The closing date for applications is Sunday 7th October 2018.
Music aptitude tests will be held on Saturday 13th October 2018 between 9am and 1pm

If you have any questions please email admissions@chelsea-academy.org.