Learning to create a better world
Welcome to Churston Ferrers Grammar School, one of only two co-educational grammar schools in the South West of England. Churston has a long standing reputation for combining academic excellence with outstanding personal development and pastoral care.
Mission
We offer a co-educational, academic education that opens doors for students from all backgrounds. We maximise academic success through a creative and supportive culture that welcomes and includes everyone in the school.
Vision
We want our students to achieve more and be happier at Churston than at any other school, and to leave us with a passion for learning and a strong sense of social justice.
Ethos
We believe that happy, challenged and well supported students perform better, and are more caring towards each other. Student welfare is a priority and we are proud of our students’ considerate and inclusive outlook.
Learning to create a better world
Welcome to Churston Ferrers Grammar School, one of only two co-educational grammar schools in the South West of England. Churston has a long standing reputation for combining academic excellence with outstanding personal development and pastoral care.
Mission
We offer a co-educational, academic education that opens doors for students from all backgrounds. We maximise academic success through a creative and supportive culture that welcomes and includes everyone in the school.
Vision
We want our students to achieve more and be happier at Churston than at any other school, and to leave us with a passion for learning and a strong sense of social justice.
Ethos
We believe that happy, challenged and well supported students perform better, and are more caring towards each other. Student welfare is a priority and we are proud of our students’ considerate and inclusive outlook.

Whats happening at Churston?

Annual General Meeting

Join us for our Annual General Meeting

Tuesday 24th March 2020 at 5.30 pm

Please email secretary@churston.torbay.sch.uk if attending the Annual General Meeting.

AGM

11+ Open Day/Evening

Join us for our 11+ Open Day/Evening.

Thursday 25th June 2020.

Tours and presentation timings will be published in due course.

OPEN DAY

Vacancy

VACANCY FOR COMMUNITY GOVERNOR

(Not open to parents)
For further information please contact Mrs Vanessa Wolf, Clerk to the Governing Body - clerk@churston.torbay.sch.uk.
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Latest News

Longitude Explorer

Three teams of Y10s from Churston recently flew to London to take part in NESTA’s Longitude Explorer Prize semi final event. The challenge is to create or improve a product, app or service that uses AI technology to make the world a better place. Based on the premise that we would all like to live in a world where people can live longer, live better, live together, and live greener, and that technology has a positive part to play in this optimistic future.

Churston Students’ Success in Philosophy Competition

The Philosophy and Ethics department is pleased to congratulate Rufus Sherville (Thompson) and Lily Reshad (Brunel) for coming fourth and fifth,
respectively, in the University of Nottingham’s Dare to be Philosophical? competition.

National Apprenticeship Week

National Apprenticeship Week runs until 9th February, celebrating diversity in apprenticeships and the benefits they bring. More and more young people are choosing to do apprenticeships each year and the biggest and most popular companies are hiring apprentices.

A Night at the Musicals

Over 100 students from years 7 to 13 were involved in last terms’s performance of “A Night at The Musicals”. After some tough auditions the lead roles were cast and the rehearsal process began.

Update from Dr Ben King

Update from Dr Ben King – UN Accredited Climate Change Teacher Alongside his role as Acting Head of Geography and his Geography & Business Studies

Bonjour Les Enfants

Churston Ferrers Grammar school welcomed Babbacombe Primary School on Tuesday 9th December for a French workshop. It was all about les animaux marins et les chiffres, la presentation and c’était of course  très amusant et instructif!

Train to Teach Taster Days

Teach South West in association with South West Teaching School Alliance (SWTSA) provide School Direct teacher training with an Exeter University PGCE For more information go to www.teachsw.co.uk

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