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At Chipping Norton School we are all committed to the brightest possible futures for all our pupils. My colleagues and I have committed our professional lives to the fulfilment of each learner’s potential during their seven years at our wonderful school. I am deeply aware of and excited by the deep-rooted sense of community that exists within and around our community. This is a good and great school on a journey of its own to being one of the very best providers of education in this region and beyond. At all times, every one of us is a learner and we embrace our unknown potential and desire to be even better tomorrow than we are today. I hope you will take the time to explore this website to gain a deeper understanding of how and why this school means so much, to so many.


Important Notice

Although key workers will be in school, our reception service will be interrupted.  If you need to contact the school please use the email address to leave a message or an enquiry.  There will be no responses from our reception phone lines at the moment.  Thank you for your support.

ChildLine Support

If you are struggling and need help please contact the Childline organisation – they run a 24-hour confidential service and your call will be answered whenever you phone. You can contact them at any time on either 08001111 or click below for their website

A Level Bridging Work

The phase one summer work for prospective A-Level students is now online with Phase 2 expected on the 15 June. For each subject we are supplying something to read, something to watch and something to try.

Headteacher’s letter 18 May 2020

Monday, 18 May 2020 Dear Parents and Carers Staggered Reopening of Schools in England Following the Prime Minister’s statement last Sunday, there has been a great deal of information circulated regarding the eventual reopening of schools. It appears logical and reasonable for secondary schools to begin that process with those …

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Joining Sixth Form

Chipping Norton Sixth Form is an exciting place to begin the next stage of your academic career. Our central aim is to “Enjoy and Achieve”. This year’s A level results placed us within the top 15% of schools nationally and in our most recent Ofsted report we were judged as ‘Outstanding’.

Students have the luxury of their own facilities, allowing them to study independently in a variety of learning environments. We have a strong sense of community, which provides additional support for students throughout their two years of study and allows them to develop friendships that last a life time.

Joining the school

All you need to know >

Latest News

A fond farewell to our Year 11 and Year 13 students

We said a fond (if rather premature) farewell to our wonderful Year 11 and Year 13 students on Friday March 20th. We look forward to seeing you all again for a more traditional celebration to mark your fantastic contribution to our school community when the school reopens. Well done to all the tutors, HOYs and […]

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