Form 5 Woodland trip

Posted on 2 July, 2019 under Featured, News, Outdoor Education, Trips

Early in June, Form 5 headed off to an area of beautiful Oxfordshire woodland just outside Henley. Here they were taught about woodland management, wild camping and bush craft. They also used this trip as an opportunity to extend their scientific knowledge by carrying out some ecological research using quadrats. more →

Form 6 trip to Cornwall

Posted on 24 June, 2019 under Featured, News, Trips

After Common Entrance week, I had the privilege of being part of the team of staff who accompanied Form 6 on their Leavers’ Trip.   Being new to CPS I had no idea what to expect but knew that the Cornwall trip is one of the many highlights of the pupils’ more →

Form 5 trip to York

Posted on 12 June, 2019 under Academic, Featured, News, Trips

York, May 2019 will long be remembered by Form 5; for they came, they saw, they did a little sightseeing and then they had to sit an exam! ‘Why did they have to go and ruin the trip with an exam?’ was the common cry of Form 5 when they more →

Form 2 trip to the Lookout Centre in Bracknell

Posted on 17 May, 2019 under Academic, Featured, News, Trips

Form 2 scientists enjoyed glorious weather for their school trip to the Lookout Centre in Bracknell. The centre offers the children the opportunity for scientific exploration and they were able to work independently or in groups on problem solving activities. When they weren’t trying to launch a rocket or watch more →