More Outstanding Chess Success

June 29, 2018

Sunday 24 June saw a squad of 18 players from Copthorne Prep chess club rise early and make their way to the stunning Sandown Park venue ready to participate in the 2018 UK and Ireland Girls and Boys Chess Championships. The event had grown in size this year and comprised over 350 players and over […]

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Music Flourishes at Copthorne Prep

Junior Concert – Tuesday 26 June Despite the heat in the Rendall Room, the Years 3 and 4 did brilliantly to a packed audience. There were thirty-one items on the programme, from musicals to classical to pop! Well done to all the children who took part. Through the year: The Music Department have had such […]

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Colour the Coach Competition

Robin P (Prep School) and Olivia B (Pre-Prep) have been shortlisted – congratulations! Their entries are now online for the public to vote on: ow.ly/wRjT30kJyEA Voting closes 13 July Well done girls! #ColourTheCoach @nationalexpress  

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Excellent Drama Performances

All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players! Shakespeare was proven correct at Copthorne over the past two weeks, with a big effort put in to learn lines, cues and stage blocking by all the members of Year 5 and 6. Each class has performed a production ranging from modern […]

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I don’t like to complain but …

I am stuck in my Study whilst it is 30 degrees outside; the Theatre was “warm” for the impressive Year 6 drama productions on Monday, Thursday and tonight – 3 versions of the same production “The Affair at Meddler’s Top”; the Rendall Room was almost unbearably hot for the wonderful Year 3 & 4 Music […]

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Hurst Athletics

June 26, 2018

The Hurst Junior Athletics Championships proved to be very successful for our Year 4 and 5 athletes once again. Nineteen of our juniors pitted their wits against over 20 schools and over the course of the day secured 9 gold, 3 silver and 3 bronze medal placings. To top it all off two of our […]

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Copthorne Prep School – Summer Reading Challenge

June 25, 2018

Nursery – Year 7! Instead of writing holiday diaries and postcards over the summer, this year we’re setting a whole school Reading Challenge. Some of the challenges will include – Can you read a story about aliens? Can you read your mummy or daddy’s favourite book when they were your age? Can you draw your […]

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U11 Sussex Primary Chess Finals

Butler Cup Chess Report U11A’s – Round 1 When we arrived at Brighton College, we checked out the opposition. We spotted lots of highly ranked county players, so we knew the competition would be stiff. In round one, we faced Great Walstead who really like their chess, so we knew were in for a bit […]

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