Wellbeing at Copthorne Prep School

May 23, 2019

“Copthorne Prep School is proud to announce that we have entered the Independent School of the Year for Wellbeing. As part of our submission, we have made this video which sums up the passion and importance we place on all our children’s mental health and wellbeing.” Mrs Lee Director of Wellbeing

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Year 4’s visit to Lancing College Farm

May 17, 2019

On Thursday 16 May, Year 4 visited Lancing College Farm. They had a talk and short walk about habitats before meeting some of the animals including cereal the pig. Oliver – I loved the pigs and the whole farm. They were kind to the animals. Connie – I learnt that some people think farmers are […]

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A lovely week in the Boarding Houses

Last weekend, there was great excitement as the boarders were off to see the new Avengers Film – armed with all the appropriate treats, they settled in to watch that very long film! This coming weekend, the boarders will have a ball in Brighton when they visit GloBalls, Brighton Marina. Hopefully the sun will continue […]

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Life Coach News

Our ability to simulate possible futures is unique to humans.  It is called ‘prospecting’. It helps us decide how to act. Year 7 are journeying into the future. This can have a number of benefits: Help them to make more prudent decisions – link their actions ‘now’ to what they want in the future. Help […]

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A Maths Challenge

On Tuesday 14 May, Franklin, Noah, Amelie, Levahna, James and Caelan attended a Maths Challenge at Brighton College. Great fun was had by all and their mathematical brains were put to the test throughout the afternoon taking part in various problem solving activities including puzzles and problems with dominoes, tangrams and cards.

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Home Learning, our Planet, Art and Cooking

Once again we have been amazed by the wonderful home-learning that the children did. The focus on caring for our planet is obviously something that our pupils feel very strongly about. We have been inspired by a range of projects including Henry’s ecobrick, Finn’s ecobrick stool, Callum’s ‘Work to Bee Proud of’ and Max K’s […]

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Forest School Fun

Both classes have now been to the woods and have planted seeds for the children to grow on at home. They were amazed at the size of the seeds…some large and some really small. We hope the children take good care of them and that you eat the end products! In our maths we have […]

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Adventurous Children

A wonderful trip to Tilgate proved what adventurous children we have, with all delving merrily into the bowl of wiggly grubs and throwing themselves wholeheartedly around the park! A tasty picnic menu included ladybird Babybel cheeses, grape caterpillars, butterfly biscuits and raisin ants. The trip was first finished off with a surprise ice cream! Our […]

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