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.

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10th February 2016: In June of the last academic year, three Year 11 boys (Alejandro Ortega, Harry Pawlak and Ben Delahunt) won the National...

Challoner's students form production company

10th February 2016: Packs a Punch Productions is a media production company, founded by two Challoner’s students in 2014. It is primarily run by a small group...

House basketball heats up with Foxell and Pearson

9th February 2016: Early February saw the latest leg of the ever-important house competition - the House Basketball events for Years 7 and 8. As has become the...

How to get 100%

7th February 2016: A book with the slogan of 'By teens, for teens' is the latest craze sweeping through Challoner’s. The self-help book, The 100% Book, has become quite...

Redeveloping London

5th February 2016: Year 10 Geographers travelled to the London Docklands to study how redevelopment has transformed the area, a key part of the Geography iGCSE...

Choosing a charity

5th February 2016: Challoner's most recent charity day was a bit different to normal, as this year each form was allowed to pick one charity to support out of...

Year Eight Rugby Success

3rd February 2016: The Year 8 rugby team travelled to Aylesbury Rugby Club last Wednesday to play in the Bucks Cup final against RGS. The game kicked off and Challoner’s...

Cake glorious cake!

3rd February 2016: On Wednesday, there was another fantastic cake sale for charity. It was held in New Court at lunch time, and the whole school was invited.Within...

Illuminating Islam

2nd February 2016: Challoner's students from a range of years were invited to the first ever 'Ask a Muslim' event to discuss misconceptions and questions about the Muslim faith. Interest...

Challoner's finest speakers

29th January 2016: As well as joy and cheer during the Christmas holidays, there was one major thing on the mind of Challoner's students from Years 7 to 10. DCGS’...

Fingers on buzzers!

29th January 2016: Their fingers eagerly poised over their buzzers, the House University Challenge teams faced a broad selection of questions from the charismatic...