Please use the details below to contact the School. If you do not know which member of staff to address your enquiry to, please use the contact us form and it will be automatically directed to the most relevant person to help you.
Parents are asked to telephone the King’s absence line on 01244 689504. This is an automated line and parents should leave the name of their child, child’s tutor group or class and the reason for absence. Alternatively, parents can email [email protected] with the same information. Please contact the School as early as possible and not later than 9.30am, if a pupil cannot attend school because of illness.
On the first day back to school after such an absence, a note of explanation addressed to the tutor should be handed in by the pupil at registration.
The King's School is located on the A483 Chester-Wrexham Road, 1½ miles south of the city centre and about half a mile from the A55 Chester southerly bypass.
Take M53 Chester/North Wales and continue south (it becomes the A55). Take the A483 Chester/Wrexham exit, follow signs to Chester. The school is on the right immediately after the second roundabout.
From A56 / A51 / A41 Whitchurch:
Turn south onto A55 and then as above.
From A41 Birkenhead:
Follow signs through Chester to A483 Wrexham/North Wales. The school is on the left, a mile south of the city. Visitor parking is available in front of the main entrance.
The following public bus services stop outside the School:
Ince/Ellesmere Port-Chester Business Park: DB8
Daily return bus services are organised by parents for the benefit of pupils at King's. Services operate on the following routes from:
Please contact the admissions manager to refer you to the appropriate organiser for information on costs and to confirm the availability of seats. Early application is advised.A timetable of busses is available here.
If arriving by train, Chester railway station is just a 10 minute taxi ride away.
Manchester airport is less than 50 minutes by road. There is also a direct rail service from the airport to Chester station which takes about an hour.
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is less than 45 minutes by road via the M56.