Chesham Grammar School

CGS is an outstanding co-educational grammar school.

Who to contact

Contact Name
School Office
Chesham Grammar School

Where to go

Chesham Grammar School
White Hill
Venue Notes

Limited parking is available on site. There is one disabled parking spaces situated outside the Sixth Form Centre.

Good public transport links include buses from nearby towns and Metropolitan line trains which terminate in Chesham.

The school is situated approximately 0.5 miles from the town centre up a steep hill.

Geographic Area Covered
Please see school website

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Term Time and school hours

Other Details

Age Ranges
From 11 years to 18 years
Partial Wheelchair Access
Accessible Website
Car Parking
Wheelchair Accessible Entrance
Accessible Toilet Facilities
Disabled Car Parking Space

Local Offer


"It is an outstanding school where students come first"

The school believes that:

  • every student has a right to develop his/her full potential,
  • every student has a right to a broad, balanced, relevant and challenging curriculum which is appropriate to his/her abilities
  • diversity supports the learning of all

The schools objectives are to:

  • address the needs of all students irrespective of whether they have physical, sensory, emotional, behavioural, specific or general learning difficulties
  • ensure discrimination or prejudice is eradicated
  • identify barriers to learning and participation, and to address students’ needs
  • recognise, value and celebrate achievements, however small
  • work in partnership with parents/carers in supporting their child’s education
  • provide appropriate resources (both human and material) as funding permits
  • involve the student in the process of identification, assessment and provision, ensuring that his/her wishes are taken into account
  • implement the statutory recommendations
  • guide and support all school staff, governors and parents in SEND issues.
Contact Name
Learning Support Department
Contact Telephone
Contact Email
SENCo Name
Miss S Howard/Mr O Josephson
SENCo Email
Local Offer Links
School Website
Local Offer Age Bands
16 to 18
12 to 15
8 to 11
Needs Level
All Needs Met
SEN Provision Type
Universal service (No referral required)
Annual SEN Information Report
Annual SEN Information Report 2018: Chesham Grammar School (PDF 176KB)

Schools Extended Local Offer Response

Current Ofsted Rating
Date: 13/03/2014  Rating: Outstanding  URN: 137091
What type of provisions you offer
Mainstream Provision
Mainstream Provision Numbers:
Approximately how many children do you have on roll?

Approximately how many children/young people have a Statement/EHC plan in your provision?

Approximately how many children/young people are accessing specialist provision without a Statement/EHC plan?

Admission criteria and how pupils access specialist provision (start of school year or mid-year)

Please see our website for admission details. The admission arrangements for children with SEND are no different than for other children, except when the school is a 'named placement', designated by the LA in a SEND statement/EHCP plan.

Future developments for SEND provision

The school will continue to offer mainstream education to all students who qualify, supported by external agencies, such as the health service.

Contracts with other Local Authorities / Counties / Health providers

The school continues to work alongside a variety of agencies and services, for example: Physiotherapy, Speech and Language services & Audiology.

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