School News

Air Ambulance Kent & Surrey

Courtwood have been collecting empty crisp packets to help support Air Ambulance Kent & Surrey in raising essential money to ensure they can continue to save lives. We have a fantastic amount of empty crisp packets aswell as empty coffee pods. We are looking forward to continue supporting this great cause and hope that family and friends […]

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Year 3 Crystal Palace Park

Year 3 were lucky enough to travel back in time by taking a walk through Crystal Palace Park. They got to see how dinosaurs evolved into mammals. They were taken back to the Stone Age. Their survival skills were really tested, they had to build dens with what they could find in the wild. Not […]

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Panathlon Festival

Chestnut class attended the Panathlon Festival at Riddlesdown on Monday 11th November. Great fun was had by all who took part in the sports activities which involved lots of other schools from the borough. Children gained points for completing and participating in various sports activities such as table top cricket, parachute games and football skills.Each […]

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Year 4 French

Year 4 have had 5 students from Trinity in every Tuesday to teach us some french. We have really enjoyed learning new phrases and vocabulary, including colours, numbers and days of the week. The students have taught us in really fun ways and it has been interesting learning about life at secondary school​.

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Cross Country

On a soggy Tuesday morning, 16 children from Years 1 & 2 took part in the annual Cross Country event at Lloyd Park, run by Croydon Sports. For some children, this was their first time running in the event and feelings of butterflies and excitement were in the air. All of the children started and […]

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Holly Class

Our topic this half term in Holly Class has been colour. We explored making colourful volcanoes with baking soda and vinegar and we blew bubbles in paint and made prints with them. Holly class have also been exploring ways to make 10. We used cubes and part-whole models to write our number sentences.

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Crofton Roman Villa

Year 4 had a very interesting trip to Crofton Villa in Orpington. We learnt how the archeologists discovered the remains of the Roman villa before Bromley council were going to build a car park. We created our own Roman mosaics, learnt about the structure of the Roman army and the Romans were the first to invent […]

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Aladdin Troubles

What a fantastic week it has been for year 6 and 5. On the 9th and 10th July Year 6 performed their production of Aladdin Troubles to their family and friends. The year 6 children all worked extremely hard on the run up to the production. They learnt their lines quickly and sang the songs […]

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Rocksteady

This term we were lucky enough to be able to experience a live music assembly by Rocksteady. This was very exciting for the children, who were able to experience the instruments which they see their favourite artist playing. These were played by our band leader Jack, who was representing Rocksteady in the assembly. The children […]

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Gatton Park

On Tuesday 9th July Year 1 visited Gatton Park in Reigate as part of our Science learning journey topic, with a focus on ‘growing’ and ‘trees’. The day started very excitedly for 30 children, as always when a journey on a coach is involved.The day consisted of 2 sessions, the morning one focusing on trees. […]

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