King Edward VI Grammar School Chelmsford

News & Events

  • Join us for the KEGS Parents Association Summer Festival. Saturday 6 July. 12-3pm. Sideshows, game stalls, field games, grand raffle, barbecue, food and drink. All welcome.
  • Join us for three days of live Theatre from Tuesday 9 to Thursday 11 July. Y9 present extracts from Home by Nadia Fall, Y10 perform DNA by Dennis Kelly and our Musical Theatre Society bring you Night at the Musicals. Tickets are £5 each and available via Wisepay. Click for more details.
  • We are holding the second of our twice yearly opportunities for prospective students and their parents to view King Edward VI Grammar School in action. The tours are for boys who will be starting secondary school in September 2020 ie. current Year 5 students, and their parents or carers. Click to book your place.
  • Thank you to all who supported the Mogonjet Mini Marathon. It was a great success! Please take all sponsorship money to Reception or donate via our online fundraising site. Click for details.
  • Although our Sixth Form Open Events have now taken place, applications from external students for a place in Y12 in September 2019 are still being taken. Please see the How to Apply page under our Sixth Form section for full details.
  • We are delighted to announce that our 2019 whole school production is West Side Story. The show will run for 3 nights from Wednesday 6 to Friday 8 March 2019, 19:30-22:30. Tickets are priced at £15 adults and £8 concessions (students, children & seniors) (or £13/£7 in the balcony).
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  • Y12 English students enjoying their visit to the RSC in Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Final day of the chess national final- with a win over Brighton College and defeat to RHS Newcastle we came joint sixth. Well done to all the team!
  • Great weather for Biology ALevel fieldwork this week...lots of techniques being trialled and evaluated.
  • At Uppingham, the chess team are playing in the national finals. Today we had a solid win against RHS and a narrow defeat against hot tournament favourites RGS Guildford. Some stunning individual performances. Day 2 tomorrow.
  • It's the big @KegsPA Summer Festival this Saturday. Join us from 12pm. Fun for all the family. Everyone welcome!
  • The CCF year 9s are learning basic tactics and fieldcraft in Colchester, thanks to the fantastic instruction from the @RoyalAnglians