• National finals for Chigwell Mathematicians

    The Pangea Mathematics Competition is held in 21 European countries with the transnational philosophy of “mathematics connects”. In the UK, almost 9000 pupils from 150 schools took part in the first round. 12 Chigwell School pupils did amazingly well to qualify…

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  • Summer Concert

    The Summer Concert surpassed the high expectations as student musicians brilliantly entertained a packed New Hall.  The Big Band made a bold start to the evening with three numbers: ‘Splanky’ by Nestico, ‘Li’l Darlin’ by Count Basie and ‘It’s Alright…

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  • Classical Greek Adventure

    Over the first week of the Easter holiday, thirty budding classicists from the Removes to the Lower Sixth, travelled to Greece to enrich their knowledge of the classical world. The six-day trip allowed students to experience ancient Greece in its…

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  • Trip to Iceland

    At the start of the Easter break, fifty-two Sixth Form students travelled to Iceland for the annual geography trip.  On the first day of the trip, they visited a number of beautiful waterfalls including Seljalandsfoss, which spills 60m over a…

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  • Young Musician of the Year

    The annual Chigwell School Young Musician Competition took place recently with musicians from across the School competing for a place in the final.  In the event, vocalist Lucas (Year 13) was winner with Oliver, (Year 12) runner up for the Senior Category.  Arthur, (Year 9 trombonist), won the Junior…

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  • British Biology Olympiad 2019

    The British Biology Olympiad is run by the Royal Society of Biology for A level biology students and over eight thousand students took part in the competition this year including a team of thirteen from Chigwell.  The questions extend across…

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  • Pre Prep Charity Breakfast

    The Pre Prep’s Charity Breakfast, held to support the work of the Chigwell Riding Trust and Cancer Research UK, was a great success and thoroughly enjoyed by pupils, staff and parents from across the School.  Families had the opportunity to…

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  • Chemistry Olympiad Competition 2019

    Some Year 11 and Sixth Form chemistry students volunteered to take part in the Royal Society of Chemistry Olympiad Competition 2019.  This is a challenging two hour test aimed at the best Year 13 students with over 7000 entrants nationally.…

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  • Successful Swimming Sisters

    Congratulations to Jasmine, Emily and Isabel Iley on their amazing achievements in the recent English Schools Swimming Association Inter Division Championships held at Crawley.  Emily won the 100m backstroke (Intermediate) with a new national record which had previously stood for…

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