Chigwell school

Chigwell is a vibrant co-educational, independent day and boarding school for 1080 students aged 4 – 18 years, located on an expansive 100-acre countryside campus within view of the City of London and in zone 4 on the London Underground on the Central Line.

This is an exciting time to become part of our community as the school approaches its 400th anniversary, with a number of exciting projects. Founded in 1629, Chigwell School has a rich heritage and holds a strong reputation across the Pre-Prep, Prep and Senior Schools. The school is in a strong position with excellent results and a full roll.

Chigwell benefits from outstanding facilities spread across its extensive site. Pupils are able to take advantage of onsite football and cricket pitches, a grass running track, a floodlit 3G football pitch, a floodlit astro for hockey and tennis/netball courts.  The completion of the new sports centre, opened in September 2023, further enhances the quality and range of sport that can be offered to all pupils and the community at Chigwell School. Our state-of-the-art Sports and Wellness Centre boasts a modern gym equipped with cutting-edge fitness equipment, a refreshing indoor pool for aquatic workouts, a spacious studio for fitness classes, and a versatile sports hall for various athletic activities.

 Central to the school’s offering is its commitment to providing a world class education, enabling pupils to flourish in mind, body and soul. The excellent sports facilities at Chigwell provide opportunities for all pupils; for those who wish to develop their performance to the highest level and for those who enjoy playing sport as part of a healthy lifestyle.