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Chigwell Senior School
Chigwell Senior School
Chigwell Senior School
Chigwell Senior School Chigwell, Essex Visit
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Chigwell Senior School
Chigwell
705 pupils, ages 11-18
Mixed
Day and Boarding

Chigwell Senior School

This Essex school gives the old adage ‘You can’t have your cake and eat it’ a good run for its money. For starters, it’s seamlessly part of the junior school so children can start aged four and move through the school organically with no stressful stop and start at Year 6 or Year 8. It’s got a restless ‘Let’s never stop trying to improve’ ethos backed up by 400 years of tradition. And it combines the convenience of a town school with the spaciousness of a country prep. In an area jostling with good schools, we think this might just be one of ...
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the gym at chigwell school
The indoor swimming pool at chigwell school
The new sport and wellness centre at Chigwell school
Senior girl holding hand up in class
Senior pupils walking wearing their black gowns
Drama production of Oliver
Drama production of Oliver
Boy in science lab wearing a white coat and safety glasses
Chigwell School aerial view
Boy and girl sitting on steps in uniform
Girl hitting a hockey ball on a bright blue astroturf pitch
Girls sitting on steps chatting

School Updates

  • Chigwell School embarks on the next stage of its strategic focus towards a sustainable future

    Chigwell School embarks on the next stage of its strategic focus towards a sustainable future
  • Jack meets Prime Minister Rishi Sunak

    Year 7 pupil meets the Prime Minister
    Jack meets Prime Minister Rishi Sunak
  • Middle Sixth Students Win National Science Competition

    Chigwell are proud joint national winners of the Imperial College ‘Science in Medicine’ British Heart Foundation Cardiovascular Prize ePoster competition, which 57 UK schools entered this year.
    Middle Sixth Students Win National Science Competition
  • View from the Top: Simon Coppell on the value of careers mentoring initiatives in schools

    View from the Top: Simon Coppell on the value of careers mentoring initiatives in schools
  • Chigwell Alumnus and Law Student spends time at the Old Bailey

    Thomas Ebden spent part of his summer holidays shadowing Jenni Dempster KC at the Central Criminal Court - otherwise famously known as the Old Bailey.
    Chigwell Alumnus and Law Student spends time at the Old Bailey
  • New Head of Wellbeing

    New Head of Wellbeing
  • Chigwell marks opening of its new and impressive Sport and Wellness Centre

    Chigwell marks opening of its new and impressive Sport and Wellness Centre
  • Chigwell School pupils celebrate another successful year on A-level results day

    Year 13 pupils at Chigwell School have once again risen to the occasion, demonstrating their resilience, determination, and academic prowess.
    Chigwell School pupils celebrate another successful year on A-level results day
  • Chigwell Celebrates Excellent ISI Inspection Report

    Chigwell Celebrates Excellent ISI Inspection Report
  • UCAS application successes

    It's well over a week since the national UCAS application deadline closed, and the university offers for our pupils have been coming in thick and fast.
    UCAS application successes
  • Sixth Former took part in National Gallery's nationwide public speaking competition

    Sebastian, one of our sixth-form pupils, has recently participated in the London Regional Final of the ARTiculation Prize 2023.
    Sixth Former took part in National Gallery's nationwide public speaking competition
  • 'A View from the Bridge'

    English department deliver a memorable performance of ‘A view from the Bridge’.
    'A View from the Bridge'
  • Chigwell school ranked among top UK independent schools by The Sunday Times

    Chigwell has been listed as one of the leading independent schools in the country and local region.
    Chigwell school ranked among top UK independent schools by The Sunday Times
  • 'We were richly entertained: Oliver'

    The crowds packed into New Hall for four brilliant shows and each and every time they left with gleaming smiles across their faces.
    'We were richly entertained: Oliver'
  • WATCH: Flyover - New Sports Centre Development Chigwell School

    WATCH: Flyover - New Sports Centre Development Chigwell School
  • WATCH: Chigwell School's 100 Acre Site - Drone Flight

    WATCH: Chigwell School's 100 Acre Site - Drone Flight
  • See Chigwell in our All-through Schools Guide

    See Chigwell in our All-through Schools Guide
  • See Chigwell in our London Senior Schools Guide

    See Chigwell in our London Senior Schools Guide
  • See Chigwell in our Senior Boarding Schools Guide

    See Chigwell in our Senior Boarding Schools Guide
  • Reflections of a Drama Scholar

    A Chigwell sixth-former has written, directed, and acted in her own play, drawing from her own experiences.
    Reflections of a Drama Scholar
  • Chapel Choir at Canterbury Cathedral

    Chapel Choir at Canterbury Cathedral

Chigwell Senior School is
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Essentials

Address
High Road, Chigwell, Essex IG7 6QF

Contact
admissions@chigwell-school.org
020 8501 5700

Website
chigwell-school.org

ISI Report

Fees

Term Dates


Open Days

Open days and how to visit View Open Days Register for open Day

11+ Open Morning
15 June 2024


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