Next Open Morning

Saturday, 4 October 2014 | 10.00am - 12.00 noon

Confidence, Opportunity & Potential


Our Mission Statement

Founded in 1902, Copthorne Prep School has developed an outstanding reputation for helping children to realise their full potential. By providing opportunities for all to succeed, children leave us as confident individuals, well prepared for their progression to Senior Schools of their choice. We inspire all our pupils to become lifelong learners, responsible global citizens and the very best that they can be …  

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A happy School!

“Pupils enjoy a positive and enriching educational experience which entirely fulfils its aims and philosophy set out in its mission statement.” “The spiritual, moral, social and cultural awareness of the pupils in the school is outstandingly well developed.” “Pupils benefit from effective, enthusiastic teaching and efficient assessment procedures.” “The quality... 

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Tour of the School

Copthorne Prep School is situated on the Surrey/West Sussex border and is surrounded by 55 acres of playing field and woodland. The two main sporting areas boast three cricket pitches and five football and rugby pitches. The all weather surface provides space for three netball courts and four hard tennis courts. A small golf course and three playgrounds complete the range of outdoor facilities available.     The New Block was commissioned in 1996 and houses the main teaching areas for... 

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Latest News


All children from Reception to Year 8 should be in school by 10:00 am, wearing smart school uniform including ties and blazers. (Jumpers are not required).  All children, including the Pre-Prep, should go to their form rooms and parents should go straight to the Sports Hall. Staff will direct you to... 

ABRSM Exam Results

LIBAN ABDULLE - VIOLIN - 01 – 134 Distinction YONIS ABDULLE - CLARINET – 03 - 113 Pass YONIS ABDULLE - GUITAR - 05 - 112 Pass DAVID CASSIDY - PIANO - P PRE BENJAMIN ELLIOT - PIANO - 03 - 111 Pass JANITH GABRIELSEN - PIANO - 03 - 135 Distinction ALEXANDER HALL - PIANO - 01 - 116... 

National Prep Schools Athletics Championships – Alexander Stadium, Birmingham

Wednesday 2nd July finally arrived and our 7 qualifying athletes were all fresh and ready to go after a night in a local hotel. The national finals is the ultimate for any Prep school athlete so with competition so high any kind of improvement is a huge achievement; in fact, making it to the championships... 

Planning the Summer Holidays!

We have been talking about our Summer holidays this week. The children have told us about all the exciting places they plan to visit (we hope you parents are aware of the many destinations they appear to have planned!) They enjoyed modelling and sculpting their very own clay fish which we are decorating... 

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