School Information

Welcome to Farringtons School!

We are a co-educational independent day and boarding school for pupils aged 3-18, located in the heart of Chislehurst, Kent. With a rich history dating back to 1908. We are know for our academic excellence and nurturing environment.

Our Mission

At Farringtons we are dedicated to inspiring, assisting, and challenging young people to achieve their full potential. We foster a love of learning and equip pupils with the skills and knowledge they need to thrive in the 21st century.

Our Values

Steeped in Christian values, Farringtons promotes a culture of respect, honesty, kindness, and service. Our motto, “Posside Sapientiam” (Latin for “growing in wisdom”), reflects our commitment to intellectual and personal growth.

What Makes Us Special

  • A blend of tradition and innovation: Farringtons embraces its history while continually evolving to meet the needs of modern learners
  • Focus on the whole child: we go beyond academics, offering a wide range of extra-curricular activities, sports, and opportunities to develop creativity and leadership skills
  • Strong pastoral care: our dedicated staff provides a supportive environment where every pupil feels valued and known
  • Diverse and inclusive community: Farringtons welcomes pupils from all backgrounds, creating a vibrant and enriching learning environment
  • Excellent facilities: our state-of-the-art facilities include a sports hall, a dance studio, swimming pool, and extensive playing fields
  • Convenient location: Situated near London, Farringtons offers easy access to the city’s many cultural and educational opportunities
  • Holistic education: Farringtons commitment to providing a holistic all-round education, with an emphasis on learning both within and beyond the classroom, is a central aspect of the school’s aims and objectives.

Farringtons for Life

Farringtons fosters a lifelong connection with its alumni. We offer various ways for graduates to stay involved, including a termly newsletter, social media channels, and alumni events.

We invite you to explore our website and learn more about what makes Farringtons School a truly special place.


Saturday 5th October 2024

For all families who are interested in finding out more about our Early Years, Prep School and Senior School. During the morning you will have the opportunity to explore our superb facilities (guided by one of our current pupils), hear from the Head, listen to a pupil Q&A (Senior School sessions only), talk to our dedicated team of teachers and view the inspiring educational and co-curricular activities available to your child.