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  • 04/05/21

    Year 6 Assembly Celebrates Shakespeare's Birthday

    Year 5 and Year 6 were so excited to attend Chandlings' first in-person assembly since lockdown which took place in the amphitheatre outside.  Even a few drops of rain was not going to stop their performance. To celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday, 6G tran...
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  • 30/04/21

    Distinction for all LAMDA students

    A huge congratulations to all our students who took the LAMDA exams in March.  Every single student achieved a Distinction which is fantastic result.  
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  • 23/04/21

    3,2,1 Lift Off for Year 1

    For Year 1 children the Summer Term began with an ‘out of this world’ space adventure experience day, as they zoomed off on their topic launch of ‘Our Place in Space’! On Wednesday 21st April the children were invited to arrive at school dressed as astronauts or aliens b...
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  • 20/04/21

    Year 2 enjoy a Mad Hatter's Tea Party

    During the Easter Term the topic for Year 2 was Oxford through the looking glass where they explored various historic buildings in our city. They learnt about the history of Oxford castle, why Oxford was a good place to settle, the history of  Oxford university and the royalty who liv...
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  • 17/03/21

    Year 5 Pirate Inspired Anthology

    Inspired by the comedic antics of Rambashi and his gang of hapless pirates in Philip Pullman's The Firework Maker's Daughter, Year 5 had a go at writing their own piratical stories during Distance Learning. They created a fabulous anthology of seafaring rogues: tales of plunde...
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  • 16/03/21

    Young Art Oxford 2021

    The theme for this year's Young Art Oxford competition was 'Space'.  Sadly due to the pandemic the exhibition at the Ashmolean didn't take place. So, we held our own competition, and here are some of the fantastic entries displayed below and in the attached album...
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  • 08/03/21

    Chandlings records own Audiobook

    Chandlings has recorded it's own audiobook Charlie and the Chocolate Factory with over 50 narrators featuring staff and children from the school.  The audiobook was released to coincide with World Book Day on Thursday 4 March. Nina Brown , the school's librarian, wanted to do...
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  • 03/03/21

    Senior School Success

    100% of Chandlings Pupils receive offers from their chosen senior schools despite a challenging twelve months
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  • 15/01/21

    Cell Models

    The science holiday project for the children in Year 6 was to make a model of a cell (plant, animal, bacteria or virus) in order to cement their understanding of their Science topic, Cells and Microbes. They had to choose their materials, label the parts of the cell and include a description of...
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  • 13/01/21

    Lands End to John O'Groats Chandlings Challenge

    Over the next 5 weeks, Chandlings School has the challenge to collectively walk, jog, or cycle the length of Britain from Lands End at the bottom of England to John O’Groats at the tip of Scotland. The route for this 1111 mile challenge, avoids public roads, uses many of the country’s na...
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  • 23/12/20

    Learning in Lockdown

    Moving to online virtual learning in the Summer certainly had its challenges but when one of your members of staff is a Certified Google Innovator, it definitely helps! It was important for us to continue providing a fantastic education for the children whilst keeping the Chandlings community togeth...
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  • 11/12/20

    Year 2 wins Plastic Reducing Competition

    Congratulations to Aston who was a winner in the Abingdon Cuts Plastic Christmas competition.   The competition's aim was to help children and their families reduce their Christmas plastic consumption and children had to produce a homemade 'plastic free' decoration...
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