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  • 26/09/22

    Year 5 Go On a Three Day Adventure

    Year 5 started their journey into Upper Prep with a 3-day glamping adventure in Corfe Castle, Dorset at the beginning of the Autumn Term.  Their trip involved lots of team building exercises and was a fantastic way to help them bond, with friendships being formed and cemented.
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  • 20/09/22

    Chandlings Prep community mourns the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

    The Chandlings Prep Community were deeply saddened by the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. She was an inspiration to us all.  In honour of her passing, we held a special whole school assembly in which we reflected on the Queen's 70 years of being a monarch and all that she had ach...
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  • 15/08/22

    Chandlings Pupils perform at the Edinburgh Fringe

    Chandlings Prep students past and present will make their performance debut at the Edinburgh Fringe this August. Director Rebecca Vines (who teaches LAMDA at Chandlings) was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts in 2014 for her work in helping emerging actors to enhance their perf...
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  • 28/06/22

    PATCH Family Picnic and Fun Afternoon

    We were thrilled to welcome so many families to the PATCH family picnic and fun afternoon.  The weather held out and we were delighted to raise over £2000 towards our chosen charity Helen & Douglas House.
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  • 27/06/22

    Year 4 go on a Polar Expedition and visit India.

    This term Year 4 have been treated to some inspirational talks about India and the Arctic by parents and grandparents at the school. 
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  • 21/06/22

    Chandlings Prep wins National History Competition

    Chandlings Prep has been awarded best overall school at a National School History competition at The Oratory School. Pupils in years 5 and 6 from across the country were invited to submit essays on British Prime Ministers during the reign of Queen Elizabeth II and the best ten were su...
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  • 06/06/22

    Year 2 visit The Story Museum

    Year 2 had a fantastic trip to the Story Museum in Oxford.  They dived into the history of Oxford visiting different portals that took them to different lands before going back in a time machine to explore stories from Oxford's past.
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  • 26/05/22

    Plant a Tree for the Jubilee

    Children at Chandlings Prep have planted 240 trees as part of the Queen’s Green Canopy initiative which was created to mark Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee.  It is a nationwide project encouraging villages, cities, counties and schools to play their part to enhance the environment by...
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  • 24/05/22

    Prep Schools Trust Golf Competition

    On Thursday 19th May 2022 the inaugural Prep Schools Trust Golf Competition, in glorious sunshine, was held at two of the member schools; Chandlings Prep and Cothill.
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  • 24/05/22

    Success for Chandlings at Young Art Oxford

    Chandlings Prep had over 40 artworks displayed at Young Art Oxford for their 2022 art exhibition. Young Art Oxford is an annual art exhibition open to all Oxfordshire schools with children from any year between Reception to Year 9. It is a wonderful opportunity for young aspiring artists to...
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  • 23/05/22

    Superhero Drama Workshops

    The children in Early Years and Pre-Prep enjoyed their Superhero drama workshops delivered by Juliet from Perform (aka Super Duper). They learnt to fly and use their super powers, then undertook a mission to stop Bad Bopper from harming the planet.
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  • 09/05/22

    Year 3 Sleepover

    The tension and excitement had been building all day as Year 3 were so excited to be staying over at Chandlings on Friday night. At 5.00pm they had a snack and quickly headed up to the dorms, so pupils could nest in their new and unexplored surroundings.
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