Chancellor's School

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Chancellor's School
Motto Achieve. Enjoy. Excel.
Established 1964
Type Foundation school
Religion All religions
Headteacher Mr David Croston
Location Pine Grove
Brookmans Park
Coordinates: 51°43′39″N 0°11′01″W / 51.72743°N 0.18362°W / 51.72743; -0.18362
Local authority Hertfordshire
DfE URN 117591 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Students 1,043
Gender Mixed
Ages 11–18
Houses A,B,H,M,S,W
Colours Sky Blue
Website Chancellors School

Chancellor's School in Brookmans Park, Hertfordshire, is a secondary school (including sixth form). It has 1043 boys and girls aged 11-18. It is a state comprehensive Foundation school.


The school opened in 1964, marking the end of a campaign by parents and local residents for the village to have its own secondary school. Chancellor's was opened by the then Lord Chancellor Gerald Gardiner which is how the school was named. Lilian Caras's history sets out the circumstances leading up to the building of the school and charts its development. The school became a specialist in mathematics and ICT 2006 with its continued investment in these areas.

Chancellors School's GCSE standards continued to rise up until 2003-2004 when it reached its record of over 73% of pupils passed GCSE with at least 5 Cs.

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