Astra Learning Alliance

DCGS is the lead school of the Astra Learning Alliance, providing outstanding opportunities for all staff through training, support and action research across a range of secondary and primary schools in Buckinghamshire.

Welcome to Dr Challoner's Grammar School

Charity day supports Five Talents

22nd January 2015: This half term, Five Talents inspired the charity day at Dr Challoner’s. All students were allowed to come into school ...

Best Track Performance in technology challenge

22nd January 2015: A team of four Year 12 students travelled to the Centre for Engineering and Manufacturing Excellence in Rainham for the regional finals of the ...

Oxbridge offers

15th January 2015: This year 18 boys in Year 13 received offers from Oxford and Cambridge to attend university at their chosen college, ranging in courses from ...

New sponsorship programme for sport

15th January 2015: Having been recognised as the 5th best state school for sport by the National School Sport Magazine, Dr Challoner’s Grammar School is proud ...

Tidings of comfort and joy

17th December 2014: As the autumn term drew to a close the school choir prepared for their final carol service of the year, held as is traditional in St Mary’s ...

On the hunt for Père Noël

17th December 2014: Various Year 8 groups gathered on a cold Wednesday lunchtime to go on a QR code treasure hunt. We scanned the codes on our iPads, and they revealed ...

Year 7 take on the First Lego League

15th December 2014: On Monday, six Year 7 students ventured to Reading University for the regional round of the First Lego League. It was a very exciting day: starting ...

Challoner's students debate in Model United Nations

15th December 2014: In the final days of the autumn term a group of bleary-eyed Sixth Form students began to fill up the school bus. Our destination was Aylesbury, ...