• Biennial Staff Panto

    Chigwell School staff took to the stage to raise money for charity in a version of Jack and the Beanstalk that contained the usual mix of slapstick comedy, audience participation and in-jokes that was greatly appreciated by the two packed…

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  • Christmas by Candlelight

    A big thank you to everyone who helped us fill St. Mary’s Church, Chigwell for our ‘Christmas by Candlelight Service.’ The Chapel Choir sang a moving version of ‘Once in Royal David’s City,‘ along with Joubert’s ‘There is no Rose,’…

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  • Award-winning Author Inspires Avid Readers

    Sarah Crossan, the current Children’s Irish Laureate and Carnegie Award-winning author visited Chigwell School recently.  She spoke eloquently to our Year 7, 8 and 9 pupils, highlighting the need for them to carry on reading and enjoying poetry beyond their…

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  • Michaelmas Music Enthrals New Hall

    The Michaelmas Term Junior School Concert was one of the strongest yet, featuring music from eleven of the larger ensembles. Music ranged from a wonderful display of skill and technique in Khachaturian’s Sabre Dance from the Junior Percussion Ensemble; Haydn’s…

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  • Young Minds Quiz Local MP Candidates

    Chigwell School hosted a hustings-style event in which four of the candidates seeking to become the MP for Epping Forest answered a range of questions.  Chigwell students were joined by others from Roding Valley High, Epping St John’s and Davenant…

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  • Jazz Star Jack

    Year 10 Chigwell School pupil, Jack played a set at the London Jazz Festival yesterday.  He was chosen from all the pupils at the National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO) to put his own group together and perform at this world-famous…

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  • Alice Hume Exhibition

    We are very pleased that artist Alice Hume is currently exhibiting her work in the school gallery.  For her show at Chigwell, Alice has selected a number of her woven textiles pieces, images of her studio and also development work…

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