Week Ending 20th July

A team of six Chesterton students took home the £100 first prize at the Swavesey Science Challenge last week. This was a two-hour, four-event matchup with 22 schools participating. Students were asked to perform a practical experiment in biology, chemistry and physics as well as a 20-question general knowledge science…

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Week Ending 13th July

As the builders continue to complete the impressive steel frame for our new building we are deep into planning conversations for the summer works schedule.  This will include finishing our four new teaching spaces from within the old library, the creation and refurbishment of a number of office spaces, the…

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Week Ending 6th July

If you come to the school the very first thing you will see now is the steel frame for our new building, which looks very impressive.  The builders have been working hard to install this in good time and it really does give a sense of what our new building…

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Week Ending 29th June

Well, the new build is getting very exciting now!  The steel frame has arrived this week and is being assembled as we speak, enabling us to visualise exactly what are new building is going to look like. The first students to step out onto the building site this week –…

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Week Ending 22nd June

This week the builders are finishing off the works to our old Farnsworth Hall and A classroom. We are expecting to be moving back into those spaces within the next week which is really exciting. From next week the steel frame will be delivered and we will start to see…

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Week Ending 15th June

We have been talking lots to the builders in the last week about student visits to the build site.  We have some students who are very keen to be escorted around the site and see first-hand all the changes the builders are making and we are hoping that these tours…

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Week Ending 8th June

Only three weeks away! PTA quiz on Friday June 22: BOOK NOW! Plenty of tickets are still available for the Chesterton PTA Midsummer Quiz Night on Friday, June 22. Doors open at 7pm for a 7:30pm start. This half term, we are delighted that Cambridge United Community Trust is leading Year…

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Week Ending 25th May

As we hurtle towards our half term break the building works continue on at pace.  We are really pleased now to have our car park extension open as this will help to alleviate some of the pressure on parking, especially within the Sports Centre.  That said, car parking is still…

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Week Ending 18th May

Thank you very much to all of the parents, carers and governors who made donations towards the purchase of our Virtual Reality equipment. We have now reached our funding target and we hope to order the equipment before the half term break so that it will be ready for use…

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Week Ending 11th May

We are delighted to be able to announce that we have been designated as a Teaching School by the DfE. This is recognition of the quality of teaching and learning within the school, as we will be asked to provide training and outreach opportunities for other schools by sharing the…

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