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Welcome to Dr Challoner's Grammar School

Invitation to join the Sixth Form at DCGS

The Sixth Form Open Evening for students wishing to join the DCGS Sixth Form in September 2015 will take place on Wednesday 19th November at 7:00pm. There will be a presentation for DCGS Year 11 parents and students in the Main Hall and a parallel presentation for prospective students from other schools in the Studio – both at 7:00pm. Following the presentations, there will be an opportunity to tour the school and speak to Subject Leaders about individual courses. Our independent Careers Consultant, Di Beavis, will also be available.

On the run in House Orienteering

23rd October 2014: As the House Competition gathers pace, one of the autumn term regulars – House Orienteering - took place for Years 7 and 8. The event, in the ...

Krakow - not a visit to forget

22nd October 2014: Under the cover of darkness on the closing hours of Friday, 40 sleepy Challoner’s boys arrived in Poland. It was to be the start of a long ...

Junior French Exchanges enjoy the British weather

22nd October 2014: ~Read this article in French The tired French Exchanges arrived at 8:30pm last Wednesday evening, after a six hour journey from Marseille, to ...

Getting into gear

22nd October 2014: ~ The mountain biking club has been ongoing for the past five weeks of this half term and has brought fun and adventure to the lucky participating ...

A game of two halves - House Dodgeball

22nd October 2014: The latest Year 11 House Dodgeball final took place this week in what would soon become one of the more... interesting house events. Tension ...

Finding inspiration in the city

20th October 2014: The A Level Art and Graphics students had a day off timetable today as we all travelled up to London on a photographic research field trip. Unaccompanied ...

Year 13 confront 'The White Devil'

18th October 2014: On Saturday, the year 13 English students took a coach up to the home of Shakespeare to see the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of The ...

Parents put to the test

18th October 2014

Exploring the past to understand the future of economics

15th October 2014

A War of Words

15th October 2014: Over the past few weeks students at Challoner's have been writing poems based on conflict, for a new national competition organised by Young ...

Prizes awarded for outstanding students

10th October 2014: The first half term brings with it the annual prize giving ceremony for students in Years 8 to 11. An audience of proud parents and excited Year ...

Powering into the second round of the cross country championships

9th October 2014: Following recent success in other cross country competitions, our Junior and Intermediate teams went to the first round of the English Schools' ...