Our next Open Morning is on Wednesday 14th March 2018 at 9.45am. Please contact Catherine Staples on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01483 542051 for more details.
Tuesday 20th March 2018.
Roads look clear but icy. Take care coming in. Children should report to the front office if late for registration.
M T Wilson
Updated 5.50am Tuesday
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On Wednesday 14th March, slightly against the normal form, we took three girls to the U13 Eton Fives Championships; a pair and a half! It was agreed that they would rotate whenever possible. Winnie, Charlotte and Effie (all of whom are currently U12s) qualified in style by winning all of their pool matches. This gave […]
The Dining Room was transformed into a Moroccan market last night whilst boarders enjoyed a fantastic Arabian Dinner. They were treated to a wide range of beautiful authentic dishes from Moroccan chicken, couscous and flatbreads to dates, cinnamon and coconut puddings, to name but a few. The music and decorations really made the evening feel […]
Singers from CPS braved the snow this weekend to sing in Dorking at the excellent Leith Hill Musical Festival. The Chamber Choir sang with beautiful blend and confident harmonies in ‘Music on the Waters’ (Dove) and ‘This is me’ from the hit film ‘The Greatest Showman’. This year they were narrowly beaten by Pennthorpe School […]
This term, Form 5 have been excitedly preparing for the ‘Race For The Line’ Competition. This national contest has seen the children focusing on the development of their STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) core skills. They have been working in small teams to research, design and construct a rocket-powered car. Inspiration for this project […]
The Form 3s have been learning about chocolate; where in the world the cocoa bean is grown, learning about Ghana, cocoa production and Fairtrade. We had a visit from Mrs Marshall who is a local chocolatier. She is passionate that the chocolate she produces is fairly traded and is working on ways to ensure the […]
As well as being a fun day for all of our pupils, World Book Day was also an opportunity to give back to the community. Hundreds of second hand books were brought into school to be given to the charity, Delight. On Monday, Mrs Schutte drove them to Delight’s depot in Redhill, from where they […]
The visit by Cranleigh Prep School pupils to Pangbourne Piano Festival was a great success. Lily H won her class with the Chopin C sharp minor Nocturne, primarily with her poeticism and musicality. Hannah S, Leah S and Anna H all played beautifully with great character and aplomb. The adjudication was given by Luis Pares and […]
On Thursday 8th March, CPS entered four pairs for the Fives U11 Boys’ Championships at Eton. As ever the cold wind was blowing along the Eton ‘wind tunnel’ making it rather chilly for the competitors. All four pairs qualified from their pool games into the knockout stages; a fine achievement in itself. Sadly three […]
Form 1 are learning about forces as part of their science curriculum. Having already looked at friction in the snow, thoughts turned to the adventures of Mr Egghead, a world famous skydiver, who had forgotten his parachute. After exploring gravity and air resistance, the pupils were asked to design and build a parachute for Mr […]
The U11A boys team (James, Jamie, Henry, Evan, Jonty, Louis, Monty, Christian and Bill) headed off to Tonbridge on Monday morning for the IAPS Regional Hockey Championships, after the event had already been cancelled twice. They played six games in a very difficult pool, winning 3, drawing 2 and losing 1. They managed to squeeze […]