Swimming at St Chris
Basketball Game at St Chris
Sports at St Chris


The St Chris PE Department aims to give every child the chance to enjoy sporting and fitness activities.

There is a focus on inclusivity and fitness, and the benefits of sports wider impact on a child’s development in terms of team work, resilience and leadership.

St Chris pupils regularly achieve excellent results in individual and team competitions with recent stand out performances in athletics, cross-country, swimming and netball.


St Chris benefits from a 25-acre campus, with extensive grounds and sports facilities, which allows our pupils to enjoy a wide range of different sporting opportunities.

Facilities include a full range of pitches – both grass and artificial; sports hall; indoor swimming pool; climbing wall; tennis courts and skatepark.


Football, rugby, basketball and netball are the major sports in winter, with cricket, tennis and rounders played in the summer.

All pupils also have modules in athletics, lacrosse; badminton; long-distance running, cycling, swimming, climbing, gymnastics, trampolining, canoeing; volleyball and fitness training during their time at St Chris.

Regular after-school and lunchtime sports clubs and training include:

  • athletics
  • badminton
  • basketball
  • cricket
  • cross-country
  • cross-fit
  • football
  • kayaking
  • netball
  • rugby sevens
  • scuba diving
  • swimming
  • trampolining
  • water-polo


Swimming plays a large part in the life of the School, with students having weekly lessons from Year 7 to Year 9 and the St Chris Swim School offering lessons to the wider community – for more information please click here

Sports Fixtures

St Chris plays regular competitive fixtures year-round and regularly hosts tournaments and meets against other schools in the region. For more information please see the School calendar here

September place availability St Chris School
September Place Availability

For families considering applying to St Chris for September 2021, we have a limited number of places available in certain year groups.

Please contact Kate and Sarah in our Admissions team for further information:

Email admissions@stchris.co.uk or call +44 1462 650947.

Virtual Open Day

Click here to explore our Virtual Open Day online, where you can:

  • Hear video messages from senior members of staff
  • View a virtual 360 degree tour of the school
  • Explore an interactive map showing key areas of the campus
  • Find out more about applying by reading our Admissions FAQs

Tours of St Chris

Once you have attended our Virtual Open Day and attended one of our Online Information Events, we’d be delighted to invite you to come and see St Chris in person.

Please contact the Admissions team to book a tour by emailing admissions@stchris.co.uk or by calling +44 (0) 1462 650947.