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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Home Learning, our Planet, Art and Cooking

May 17, 2019

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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Outstanding LAMDA Results

Mrs Flower and I were delighted with the LAMDA results that arrived this week for the students who sat their examinations in March, just before Easter. They achieved 100% pass rate and some extremely impressive marks including 100% for Rosie E, Matilda H and Harley B which is both rare and outstanding. We were particularly […]

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An Australian Workshop

May 7, 2019

This week we were all What a great day of learning the Year 2’s had with the didgeridoo man and his Australian workshop!  We have all been fascinated to learn about the Aboriginal tribe and have enjoyed creating our own art in the style of the paintings that we have seen.  Mahi, Olivia, Riann and […]

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If only the Earth were a few feet in diameter …

If the Earth were only a few feet in diameter, floating a few feet above a field somewhere, people would come from everywhere to marvel at it. People would walk around it, marvelling at its big pools of water, its little pools and the water flowing between the pools. People would marvel at the bumps […]

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A week of achievements

This week has brought much excitement to Reception with the first of the eggs hatching and following Earth Day, there have been ongoing discussions in all sections of the school about what more we as a school can do to develop our “green and sustainable” credentials. Battery recycling is a new initiative and children should […]

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Welcome back to the Summer Term!

April 30, 2019

I hope all your children have enjoyed the first week back after the glorious weather of the Easter long weekend. We have packed a lot into the first 4 days with an Easter story assembly; early season cricket; the first block fixture of girls soccer; two wonderfully amusing and well performed Year 6 drama evenings, […]

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