Richard Challoner School
|Head Teacher||Mr Tom Cahill|
|Deputy Head||Mr Sean Binns|
|Location||Manor Drive North
Kingston upon Thames
|Local authority||Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames|
|Colours||Green and Yellow|
Richard Challoner School is an all-boys secondary school and sixth form with academy status located in Kingston upon Thames, south-west London, England. A Roman Catholic school, it was named after Bishop Richard Challoner, who is interred in Westminster Cathedral. The school is also a Specialist Technology College and a Vocational School.
The school promotes fine arts, and holds an annual exhibition of student work every July in the school Art Department. The school also recently built a large new theatre, called the Challoner Studio Theatre. The theatre was officially opened by the Hungarian Ambassador in 2008. The most recent production was 'Chaplin: The Early Years' in February 2013.
In 2007, the school expanded and built new athletic facilities, including a sports hall, a fitness suite and new playing fields to support the cost the facilities are available for hire to clubs and organizations.
- Steven Reid, footballer currently playing for West Bromwich Albion
- Graham Barber, former Premiership and international football referee
- Rhys Taylor, Reserve Goalkeeper at Chelsea FC
- Jimmy Glass, Former Goalkeeper known for last minute winner for Carlisle United in 1999 that kept them in the Football League.
- "My Inspirations: Steven Reid". West Bromwich Albion F.C. 18 March 2010. Retrieved 18 March 2010.