Buildings and Facilities


The Firs School is set in wooded grounds, less than two miles from Chester city centre in Newton and boasts a number of excellent onsite facilities, alongside spacious well equipped classrooms. We also have numerous additional facilities:

  • Purpose built, soundproof Music practice rooms.
  • Pottery.
  • Music room
  • A well equipped ICT suite, with filtered access to the internet.
  • Large Art and Design and Technology room.
  • All weather sports surface and playing field.
  • Large School Hall.
  • Climbing wall.
  • Pond and nature trail.
  • Separate Infant and junior Adventure playground.
  • Large purpose built wooden pirate play ship.
  • Self contained Kindergarten building with large all weather outdoor play area and undercover classroom.
  • Onsite kitchen with school dinners provided by our in-house catering team and chef.
  • Interactive whiteboards and networked computers in all classrooms.
  • A well stocked library offering a wide range of reading material and a quiet place for study and research.
  • Onsite school shop for the school uniform.
  • Dedicated outdoor all weather classroom for Reception children.
  • Outdoor classroom for structured lessons and quiet area for playtimes.
  • All Weather Playing Field.
  • Learning Support Department with dedicated classroom.