A leading Independent Day and Boarding School, just 7 miles from London Gatwick Airport in West Sussex, now expanding our provision from Nursery to GCSE
A leading Independent Day and Boarding School, just 7 miles from London Gatwick Airport in West Sussex, now expanding our provision from Nursery to GCSE
A leading Independent Day and Boarding School, just 7 miles from London Gatwick Airport in West Sussex, now expanding our provision from Nursery to GCSE
A leading Independent Day and Boarding School, just 7 miles from London Gatwick Airport in West Sussex, now expanding our provision from Nursery to GCSE
A leading Independent Day and Boarding School, just 7 miles from London Gatwick Airport in West Sussex, now expanding our provision from Nursery to GCSE

Welcome to Copthorne Prep

Children are unique and every child deserves a school that is dedicated to developing individual abilities and confidence. Currently a Nursery, Pre-Prep and Prep school for children from 2-13, Copthorne will expand year on year from September to offer an all-through education right up to Year 11. Copthorne’s first GCSE exams will be in 2026.

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Latest News, Media & Events

Flexi Boarding

21st September 2021

Boarding enjoyed an awesome campfire and manhunt evening this week! It was then followed by toasted marshmallows… yum! All the children had so much fun

Year 4

21st September 2021

In PSHE, the children talked about the importance of having a happy mind so we listed all the things that make us happy! In Geography, they started their ‘Our World’ topic and explored the seven continents of the world using...

Year 3

21st September 2021

Year 3 spent their first lesson of Drama using their faces and bodies to create freeze frames of different characters and animals. In Science, the children have been learning about the vital organs in the human body. In Maths, they...

Football Success!

21st September 2021

Great success last Wednesday in the Ardingly football U10 tournament! A fantastic team performance saw the mix of Year 4 and 5 take on the best Year 5’s in the area. 16 goals and only 1 conceded saw them lose...

Our Next Open Morning
Saturday 2nd October

Welcome to Copthorne Prep School!

We have a couple of events happening in October:

Whole School Open Day – Saturday 2nd October (9am-1pm)

Year 7 Experience Day – Saturday 9th October (9am-3.30pm)

Mini Acorns Forest School Sessions – September to November (9:30am-11:00am)

Please note that all events are by appointment only.