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Welcome from the Headteacher

On behalf of the staff, students, governors and trustees, I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to The  School.

The School is an extremely popular, academically successful, over-subscribed 11-18 school in Chelmsford, Essex that has an excellent reputation within the community.

Our academic success makes us one of the highest achieving schools in Essex. We pride ourselves in providing our students with a high quality education, through innovative and inspiring teaching in the classroom and a wide-ranging extra-curricular provision that enables every individual student to flourish.

I hope you find this site useful and that it provides you with the information you are looking for. As well as our website, you can keep up to date with news and information about the school via our Facebook page () and our Twitter feed (). 

It is a great sense of privilege in having the opportunity to lead such a successful, dynamic and vibrant school.  If you would like to visit the school to see the great work that goes on every day, please do not hesitate to contact my PA, Mrs Wendy Brooks, on 

I look forward to welcoming you to The School.

Stephen Mansell

                                                A community of lifelong learners where everyone can thrive

"Our aim is to provide all of our students with an outstanding education that will prepare them for a successful future."

Mr Stephen Mansell - Headteacher

Our Prospectuses

Download our 2022 prospectus for 11-16 & Sixth Form


Next Open Day

Wednesday 9th November 2022 - Sixth Form Open Evening



View our calendar of events to find out what is happening at the school



Keep up-to-date with the latest school news & events, including a selection of photos of past events.

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