Why Chard School?

Dorset education

Within a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, we aim for high academic standards to prepare children for their Senior Schools which include Colyton Grammar School, regional independent schools and local comprehensive schools. Our pupils also enjoy extensive sports facilities, excellent art, music and drama opportunities, and our commitment to extra-curricular activities encourages them to discover their strengths. Families are impressed by our range of buildings, long history, the facilities and opportunities we offer and with the children themselves.

Brief Facts

  • High levels of academic achievement
  • Small class sizes
  • Rated as ‘Excellent’ by the ISI
  • Specialist subject teachers
  • Early Years Funding available
  • Music, PE and Modern Languages taught from the nursery upwards
  • Free before and after school clubs

ISI Inspection Report
Extended Day
Exam Success