Dr Challoner’s Grammar School

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County Buckinghamshire
Address Dr Challoner’s Grammar School, Chesham Road, Amersham, HP6 5HA
Type Boys Grammar
Pupils 1,281
Places in Year7 180
Open Days September
Competition Approx. 30% reach qualifying score. Places then awarded by distance from school gate.
  Ofsted Report
Exam Format Bucks 11 Plus CEM Style  



Description of the school – Dr Challoner’s Grammar School

Dr Challoner’s Grammar School has recently been designated as a High Performing Specialist School in science and mathematics and has just successfully applied to add languages as an additional specialism. It also has Leading Science School status. The school is very popular and is heavily over-subscribed. Most students come from advantaged backgrounds. Around one in five are from minority ethnic backgrounds, though very few speak English as an additional language. The proportion of students with learning difficulties and disabilities is very low.