Spelling Bee 2019

Posted on 21 January, 2019 under Academic, Events, Featured, News

The 3rd annual CPS Spelling Bee was welcomed with much excitement at school.  In English lessons, throughout the week, all pupils took part in the in-class Spelling Bee to earn points for their Houses.  Scores were counted and the winners of each year group were: Form 1 – Clubs, Form more →

DaVinci Club trip to the Watts Gallery

Posted on 18 January, 2019 under Art, Featured, News, Trips

The DaVinci Club had a fantastic tour of the Watts Gallery last week, culminating in a thoroughly enjoyable sculpture workshop on the theme of George Watt’s best-known work, “Physical Energy”. They learnt about Watt’s humanitarian approach to the plight of the Victorian common man as well as discovering how a more →

Swimming success v Feltonfleet

Posted on 15 January, 2019 under Featured, News, Sport, Swimming

Our CPS swimming team faced Feltonfleet last night in our first gala of 2019.  We ran  separate boys’ and girls’ teams, both competing against each other as well as the Feltonfleet teams in their age category, achieving a successful win 165 v 158 points.   It was as ever an more →

Fantastic Dance exam results!

Posted on 8 January, 2019 under Dance, Featured, News

The Dance Department recently received some excellent ISTD Dance exam results for children who were entered for both Grade 2 Modern and Grade 1 Tap exams. Miss Kimberley would like to congratulate the following children for their hard work and superb results: Grade 1 Tap – two Distinctions and one more →

House Challenge 2018

Posted on 13 December, 2018 under Academic, Events, Featured, News

Despite everyone’s brains feeling a little tired at this time of term, we are always impressed by the quick-thinking participants in our House Challenge competition.   The competition takes place over the final week of the term and is attended by all pupils who watch with anticipation and awe as more →

Maths Puzzle Day 2018

Posted on 12 December, 2018 under Academic, Events, Featured, News

Maths Puzzle Day happens every year at CPS, and it is a time to develop teamwork skills and general Maths ability. Throughout the day, students do multiple Maths-related activities run by either the teachers or other companies who come in. For the first time ever at CPS, children (minimum of more →

Boarders’ Christmas Dinner 2018

Posted on 12 December, 2018 under Boarding, Events, Featured, News

The Boarders’ Christmas Dinner was great –  all the teachers had out done themselves, and so had the cooks.  The whole evening was amazing and we hope it’s as good as this for years to come. We really appreciated every single part of the Christmas dinner – the food was more →

Three CPS girls win a Bronze for hockey in Barcelona

Posted on 11 December, 2018 under Featured, Hockey, News, Sport

Many congratulations to Caitlyn, Emily and Saffy, currently in Form 5, who scooped up a bronze medal in Barcelona, whilst representing the Guildford Hockey Club, last weekend. This is the eight time the GHC have participated in the annual youth hockey tournament in Barcelona, officially known as the Torneo Internacional more →

CPS choirs entertain locals with Christmas carols

Posted on 11 December, 2018 under Featured, Music, News

The Chamber Choir and the Lower School Choir both treated the local community to some Christmas carols yesterday. The Chamber Choir, accompanied by Catherine Beddison, started the morning sharing their love of singing with residents at Cedar Court. Performing unaccompanied traditional carols, they were enthusiastically thanked and encouraged to visit more →