“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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Please come to our Open Morning , Friday 21st November, 10.00 – 12.00: A chance to visit our warm, welcoming school and see what we have been up to this term…

5 Alive

Five Alive November 2014

What a start to the school year at Cropthorne…After five years of waiting Ofsted decided to visit us on September 25th. One inspector for two days who validated our own assessment that we are a ‘good’ school. The final report comments on the progress of pupils who leave with “standards usually well above the levels expected for their age” and teachers’ “high expectations of

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A Warm welcome to the Autumn Term

Dear Parents, A warm welcome to you at the start of this autumn term. I trust everyone is refreshed and you and your offspring are raring to go! It was certainly an exciting one for me …Bella Grace Martin (our first grandchild) weighed in at 7lb on the 31st July – our first grandchild! Very exciting!! And thus starts another exciting year at Cropthorne.

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Press Release from Prince Henry’s High School

Seven Vale Schools in Talks to form Multi Academy Trust with Prince Henry’s High School Seven area schools are hoping to form a Multi Academy Trust with Prince Henry’s during the next academic year.  Prince Henry’s High School, which has received outstanding status from Ofsted since 2006, gained Teaching School status last year and has been an Academy Trust since 2011, has been approached

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