Talking about Money

November 16, 2018

This week we have been looking at money, carefully examining each coin to identifying and sort. The children have been talking about when money is used and some have said that they like to earn their pocket money! Our Reception shop has also opened and the children have really enjoyed being shopkeepers as well as […]

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Stars of the Week

Congratulations to RJB – Emelia – Trying very hard and always smiling! RJD – Max L – Excellent work at school and at home 1CF – Zara – Using her sounds well to help with reading 1HL – Maddie – Slowing down her reading, and using better expression! 2EPS – Max K – Challenging himself […]

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Thank you Mums and Dads!

What a lovely parent body we have … not only are you all warm and friendly, but you have wonderful memories! As Mr Jones and I cycled/rowed in the Pre-Prep & Nursery playground this morning, we watched parent after parent arrive with children dressed in spots, carrying money for Children in Need, bottles of wine, […]

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Spotty Children at Copthorne!

Children at Copthorne are supporting “Children in Need” today by making a donation to the charity in return for not wearing school uniform – but having as many spots as possible! We have also celebrated “Anti-Bullying week” with special Assemblies and workshops. Year 2 have been to Pizza Express; Year 8 have enjoyed exams; Year […]

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Anti-Bullying Week

November 9, 2018

As part of National Anti-Bullying Week (which is next week) pupils at Copthorne will be having an assembly about Bullying – and what it means and how to deal with it. As well as reinforcing the true definition of ‘bullying’ and Copthorne’s zero tolerance to it. Pupils in Reception to Year 6 will also be […]

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Making Poppies

The children all seem to have come back to school with great enthusiasm after their half-term! We have already started rehearsals and learning new songs for our nativity. Please look at the school calendar for the date of the performances and ask if you are unsure about costumes. In maths, we have been naming and […]

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Stars of the Week

Congratulations to our Stars of the Week! RJD – Sophie – Persevering with making beautiful poppies RJB – Sol – Learning names of 3D shapes and answering of questions 1CF – Priyan – Working well in maths with addition 1HL – Laila – Remembering to use finger spaces when writing 2EPS – Avyanna – Independent […]

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A special Day of Remembrance

On this special day of Remembrance, when we recall all members of the Copthorne community who lost their lives in the first World War 100 years ago, we read out the names of the fallen, including one new name discovered only 2 days ago. Robert Paterson left Birkenhead School as a School Prefect and Head […]

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