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Be at a school that inspires, a school that wants you to succeed and gives you the confidence, skills and knowledge to believe in yourself, ready to make your mark on the world. 

Be a scientist, an architect or an entrepreneur. Be an Olympic champion, an artist or a musician. At Abbey Gate College, we want you to Be Someone.

We are the longest running, independent, co-educational school for pupils aged four to eighteen in Chester. The locations of both our junior and senior departments in the neighbouring villages of Saighton and Aldford, provide pupils with a feeling of space to help them develop academically and personally.



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Latest News and Events

Former pupil Alex Schwarz returned to the College to give an insight to students studying A... read more

The U9 football team concluded their successful first season together, playing in the finals of... read more

Abbey Gate College has announced that an all-weather pitch will be built at the Saighton site by... read more

Congratulations to our team of 15 teachers and support staff who conquered this year's Chester... read more


Wed, 28/06/2017 - 12:30pm

Y7 Cricket Festival at Broughton Hall postponed

Wed, 28/06/2017 - 2:30pm

I2 Residential at the Tattenhall Centre

Wed, 28/06/2017 - 4:00pm

Y7 Rounders & Y8 Tennis v Upton (H)

Wed, 28/06/2017 - 6:00pm

J5/J6 Play at Saighton

Thu, 29/06/2017 - 9:00am

Foundation trip to Delamere Forest

Thu, 29/06/2017 - 12:00pm

L6 Gold D of E Assessed Expedition

Thu, 29/06/2017 - 3:30pm

Y 7 - 10 Rounders v Catholic High (A)

Thu, 29/06/2017 - 6:00pm

J5/J6 Play at Saighton

Mon, 03/07/2017 (All day)

Fdn Cake & Cookie Day

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 8:45am

Y8/9 AGT STEM Day at Chester University

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 9:00am

J5 trip to Burwardsley

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 11:00am

U6 Politics trip - Manchester University