Headteacher's Welcome

At Chenderit School we have established a strong and supportive community where staff and students strive to "Aim High, Work Hard and Be Nice". Our students are valued as individuals and are actively encouraged to pursue excellence, not only academically, but in all other spheres of school life. Our aim is to unlock each student's potential and to celebrate every individual's progress and achievements.

Chenderit School is a forward looking school with proud traditions. We encourage our students to embrace all opportunities at school and, through these, to develop into increasingly resilient, independent, adaptable, respectful and resourceful learners. We have high expectations of our school community and pride ourselves on our safe, supportive yet challenging environment in which students are able to enjoy, flourish and achieve.

 I hope you find the information you are looking for on our website and that it gives you a flavour of what is unique and special about our school. If you are considering whether Chenderit School is the right school for your child, please contact us for more information or, better still, arrange a visit to meet our staff and students and to experience our welcoming atmosphere, our sense of purpose and the wide variety of opportunities that Chenderit has to offer.

Jane Cartwright

Headteacher’s Blog


10 Feb 2020

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins JR. is being performed at Chenderit on Wednesday 26th, Thursday 27th and Friday 28th February at 7.30pm. The "practically perfect” musical is based on the classic P.L. Travers stories and the Walt Disney film. The MTS cast includes students from all year groups. Tickets are available on Parentpay, or through the Music Department Office (01295 711567 Ext.252).

"All of London is shouting from the rooftops about this exciting stage adaptation of the classic tales of Mary Poppins. Join the Banks family as they encounter adventure after fun-filled adventure with their curious new nanny, Mary Poppins. Adapted especially for school age performers, this musical includes favorite Sherman brothers songs such as "A Spoonful of Sugar,” "Feed the Birds,” and "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,” as well as wonderful new songs by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. With colorful characters and an irresistible score, Mary Poppins JR. is sure to be a crowd-pleaser for all ages!”

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins JR. is presented through special arrangement with, and all materials are provided by, Music Theatre International. For more information about licensing Mary Poppins JR. or other Disney shows, please visit www.DisneyMusicals.com.

Jane Cartwright