“Inspiring Learning for Life”

I would like to extend a warm welcome to you and your family from us all at Cropthorne with Charlton CE First School. We are a small, voluntary controlled church school at the heart of the local village community.

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5 Alive

Five Alive December 2015

The days are getting shorter and the weather is rather damp and gloomy so it was lovely to celebrate our multi-cultural Indian week, immersed in the colour, music and vitality of our study. Our week began with a visit from Shaheen, a Muslim artist who taught the children about mendhi (hand painting), the importance of elephants in Indian art and the use of pattern

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A Warm welcome to the Autumn Term

Dear Parents, Welcome back after the long summer break. It was lovely to see the children skip into school last week looking smart and enthusiastic. Long may it continue! As always there is a very busy term ahead. The 2014 curriculum requires primary school children to have an understanding of the chronology of English history. As well as studying this in classrooms we thought

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Multi-Academy Trust

19th October 2015 Dear Parents/Carers This year, we are continuing to work towards forming a Multi-Academy Trust with 6 other schools in the area. The intention is for the MAT to contain 7 schools by the end of this academic year: Ashton under Hill First School Church Lench CE First School Cropthorne with Charlton CE First School Eckington CE First School St Andrew’s CE

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