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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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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Half Term Sports Report

October 20, 2018

As we reach the midway point of my first term as Director of Sport I wanted to highlight some of the successes that your children and the department have already achieved. As a school we have played 118 fixtures including football, netball, hockey, swimming and cross country. Every single pupil in Years 3 to 8 […]

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Calling All Writers!

I have three signed copies of ‘Into The White’ by Joanna Grochowicz, who recently visited our school, (for Years 3 – 8), and a copy of ‘Arthur and the Golden Rope’ by Joe Todd-Stanton (for Year 2). In order to get your hands on one of these books, all you have to do is write […]

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A sincere apology from the Deputy Headmaster

October 6, 2018

It has been brought to my attention that one day your child will have to leave our beautiful school, and for that I can only apologise. Don’t know where they are heading? Then join me and 29 prestigious Senior Schools on Tuesday evening and together we can discover the answer….. Selecting the school to which […]

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Harvest Festival – Friday, 12 October

Please could your child bring in something appropriate to be donated to our local homeless charity, Crawley Open House. They love to receive non-perishable items which can be stored for future use, as well as items for the residents such as toothbrushes and soap; pet food is also helpful! All items should go directly to […]

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iSpace Information Evening

A reminder of our information evening next Thursday (11 October) about our exciting new programme on ‘wellbeing’ . The founder of iSpace will be giving the talk and its incredible benefits of helping your child understand and deal with emotions, making sure they are ‘mentally’ healthy and ready for the challenges of every day. It […]

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Copthorne Prep Show Jumping 2018

September 30, 2018

Copthorne Prep were delighted to host their annual showjumping event today – great sportsmanship and individual talent were in abundance! Well done Mallory … our own showjumping talent this year! #nsea #felbridgeshowground

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