Headteacher: Mr Ben Walsh

Chair of Governing Body: Mr Peter Way

School Address: St Philip’s School, Harrow Close, Chessington, Surrey KT9 2HR

For General Queries please contact the School Office on: Tel: 020 8397 2672 or email

Designated Safeguarding Lead (school): Debbie Battle
Tel: 020 020 8739 1953 or 020 8739 1939 Email:

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead: Ben Walsh, Headteacher
Tel: 020 8397 2672 or Email:

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead: Andrew Hill, Deputy Headteacher
Tel: 020 8397 2672 Email:

For any safeguarding concerns the team can be contacted via the school office or by sending a confidential email to

The Designated Safeguarding Governor is Amy Thompson


St Philip’s school is located in the south of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, directly accessible from Waterloo by train (25 mins) via Wimbledon (12 mins).

Chessington South station is located 7 minutes walk from the school. The 71 and 467 buses stop outside Chessington South Station and the 465 bus stops at the corner of Garrison Lane and Leatherhead Road.

Please note by submitting this form you are consenting to St Philip’s School recording and processing the personal information on this form, for any purposes of the school associated with the provision of advice and guidance to potential students on the range of courses available to them, school facilities and any other associated information. In accordance with Data Protection Act 1998, the information will be used only for the above mentioned purposes.

Students develop very high levels of positive behaviour and feel extremely safe. They are very considerate, very respectful and caring of others and highly positive about learning.

– Ofsted report

Latest News

Upcoming Coffee Morning

We have our termly coffee morning coming up next week. At 9am on Wednesday 21st March parents and carers will have opportunity to meet Educational Psychologist, Dr Rachel Green, who will also be joining us for a Question and Answers …

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Fighting for our Rights

Students from St Philip’s have been working hard with Kingston Centre for Independent Living (KCIL) and Nurses from Kingston University on the Fighting for our Rights project. They had several drama workshops working together and forming friendships, which then culminated …

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Snow Day!

Firstly, apologies to those of you who checked the website today and saw that school was closed. A new message was posted early this morning to say that we are open however it appears that for a period of time …

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St Philips’s Primary School takes another huge step forward

St Philip’s School is delighted to report that plans to extend the age range to offer education to year 5 and 6 pupils with moderate learning difficulties has taken another huge step forward. The Treasury Committee at the Kingston Council …

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