May 2019

Dear Parents, The first half of this term has shot past and trying to fit in everything the school needs to do has meant a fast pace; the children are ready for a break. Those who will return to sit CE exams after half-term will need to keep ticking over ...read more →

March 2019

Dear Parents, A short but focused term draws to a close and I am sure we are all thankful that the days are getting longer and the weather is improving. It certainly has been a joy to watch the children run about in the sunshine over the past week. Change ...read more →

February 2019

Dear Parents, This half term marks the halfway point through the academic year. You may remember that early in the Michaelmas term we commissioned RSAcademics to conduct a Parent Pulse survey. We now have the results of that survey which will feed into the strategic development of our school. The overall responses were ...read more →

December 2018

Dear Parents, Back in September the end of term seemed like an Everest away, but as with all seasoned climbers each week was seen as a single pitch, a journey up to the next col but with the summit in sight. Each week has brought new views and perspectives. Rather ...read more →

March 2018

23rd March 2018 Dear Parents, It has been lovely to see the temperature rise and the sun come out after a very beautiful but, from the point of view of running a school, taxing few weeks. There has been an awful lot of thinking on our feet involved! Below, you ...read more →

May 2017

Dear Parents, I trust that you have had a good weekend and have spent some quality time with your families. We are gearing up for a busy few weeks as your son/ daughter’s tutor will have told you in their letters last week. It is important to keep in touch ...read more →

March 2017

Wednesday 22nd March 2017 Dear Parents, As a Lent term goes this one has had a really good, albeit busy, feel about it. There is a huge amount that has happened over the last few weeks to be very proud about: CPS pupils have been offered 31 scholarships/awards by seven ...read more →

December 2016

PLEASE NOTE THE END OF TERM PICK UP TIMES ARE AS LISTED BELOW – NOT AS PUBLISHED IN THE SCHOOL CALENDAR   Monday 12th December 2016 Dear Parents, I write this newsletter in the disbelief that it is actually drawing to the end of a term that seemed to have ...read more →

September 2016

Dear Parents, It has been good to see many of you at the various parent briefing sessions, which conclude with the Form 5 evening this Tuesday at 7.30pm. The children are in good spirits and have responded positively to the changes in the day/ week. We will keep a watching ...read more →

July 2016

1st July  2016 Dear Parents, You will have received three important pieces of correspondence this week, which I would be grateful if you would read:   Stella Gravill on the arrangements for the rest of term, including Speech Day James Dale – Adcock on the exams, setting and form structure ...read more →