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 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 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 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 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 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 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 more →

March 2016

22nd March 2016 Dear Parents, The Lent term has a habit of being fast and furious! This term has been no exception and a huge amount of really good things have happened, which I hope you have read about on the website. I have encouraged your children regularly to point more →

December 2015

Thursday 3rd December 2015 Dear Parents, Many of you will know that we were inspected last week and I have been asked by the lead inspector to thank you for the honest feedback that you gave them in your questionnaires and in the meetings that they had with year group more →

November 2015

Dear Parents, It was good to see a good number of you at the Form 2 Chapel service and at my Parents briefing about ‘Future Development Plans’ afterwards.  I have loaded a ‘CPS Vision’ document on the website, so those who were not able to come on Saturday can get more →