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The Firs is a coeducational independent primary school specialising in the delivery of high quality education for boys and girls aged 3-11. Founded by Mrs Florence Longman in 1945, it has been in the ownership of the same family for three generations. Set in well maintained wooded grounds and conveniently located less than two miles north of Chester city centre, we encourage our children to flourish within a caring, christian environment which supports children from all faiths and none. Thanks to high academic standards, continuing investment and an emphasis on promoting both the personal and academic development of every child, The Firs is recognised as one of Cheshire’s leading independent schools.
- Wednesday 3rd September
- The Next Coffee Morning
- Reception taster mornings
- Parental Survey 2014
- School Shop Holiday Opening
We look forward to welcoming you to the start of the new Autumn Term. Early Morning Care opens at 8.00 am. Classroom doors will be open from 8.35 with registration at 8.55
Tears and Cheers FPG Welcome Coffee Morning, Wednesday 3rd September. 8.35 am onwards in the school hall.
The next Reception Taster Morning is on Wednesday November 19th 2014
The shop will be open on Tuesday 2nd September 12.00pm-2.00pm and Wednesday 3rd September 9.00am-10.00am and 3.15pm and 3.45pm.
June 16th, 2014
On Wednesday, 11th June, The Firs School Athletic squad travelled by bus to take part in the ISA North Athletic championship in Wigan. As usual, the pupils of The Firs School were absolutely outstanding in all the different disciplines they took part. The following athletes made it through to the finals of the following track events: 60m U10 Boys: Daniel Pittard-Wheeler and Jake Roberts 60m U[...]
August 27th, 2014
Congratulations to Firs mums Clare Angell Mallon, Claire Schofield and Jo Das who completed the Triathlon Deva Diva's at the end of July. The race started and finished at The Meadows in Chester and included a 750m swim a 25 km bike ride and a 5km run. The ladies named their team "Run Fir your Life" and were supported by their children Eleanor (Y2), Joe (Rec), Oliver (Y2), William (R), Katie, Olivi[...]
What a treat for those of us lucky enough to be in the audience on Friday night as Year 6 performed their version of “Bugsy Malone!”. The acting and singing were superb and the performance all left us humming those memorable tunes all weekend.
Events on September 3, 2014
Events on September 25, 2014
How to Find Us
The Firs School is situated at the point where Well Lane and Wealstone Lane join Newton Lane on the corner of Newton Lane, Well Lane and Wealstone Lane in the residential area of Newton just off the A41 Chester ring road with easy access to the M53, M56 and A55 to North Wales.