An outstanding set of Middle School LAMDA results

Posted on 16 April, 2018 under Drama, Featured, News

Huge congratulations to all of the pupils in Form 3 and Form 4 who took LAMDA exams in the Lent term. Juliet McKinnell-Merrett, LAMDA teacher, says “We had an amazing set of results: 23 passes with Distinction and four passes with Merit. Eleven pupils were awarded 90% or over which more →

House Singing 2018

Posted on 27 March, 2018 under Events, Featured, Music, News

The whole school celebrated the end of term in wonderful style at the House Singing Competition. One of the few occasions where everyone in the school community is able to take part, this is a highlight of the term for many pupils, teachers and parents. This year the theme was more →

CPS Colour Run raises over £3000

Posted on 21 March, 2018 under Charity, Events, Featured, News

The energy levels were high and the excitement was contagious yesterday afternoon, as we hosted our first ever colour run. The event started with an energetic warm up that was followed by an explosion of colour as the pupils released their pouch of paint. They then embarked on a 2km more →

Boarders enjoy an Arabian Dinner

Posted on 20 March, 2018 under Boarding, Events, Featured, News

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 more →

Success at the Leith Hill Musical Festival

Posted on 19 March, 2018 under Featured, Music, News

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 more →

The Army visit to test Form 5s rocket car engines

Posted on 16 March, 2018 under Events, Featured, News

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 more →

Form 3s Chocolate Talk

Posted on 16 March, 2018 under Events, Featured, News

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 more →