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About Us

Upton-by-Chester High is a highly successful, 11-18 co-educational High School with over 200 staff and 1600 students on roll. We are located just over 2 miles from Chester city centre.

Our mission statement is 'Learning to Shape the Future' and we strive to ensure our students achieve not just academic excellence, but also leave our school ready to take their place in the world of the future.

Our range of both enrichment opportunities and extra-curricular activities is second to none. Please have a look at our Enrichment page for further information. We have International School status, awarded by the British Council, which provides excellent opportunities for experiences with our partner schools around the world. Our sporting facilities are superb and cater for a range of sports and games on a variety of surfaces.  

The video below gives a flavour of why Upton-By-Chester High School is such a special place to learn.