Pastoral Care: the foundation of the school environment

Pastoral Care: the foundation of the school environment

Cokethorpe prides itself on the strength of the pastoral care system. Mr Stevens, Deputy Headmaster, discusses what makes the system so effective. What are the core elements of our pastoral care? There are two factors at the heart of the system. You have the mechanics...
Heads of Houses

Heads of Houses

Heads of Houses, Matthew, Bella, and Freddie, discuss their experience of the House system at Cokethorpe. Talk to us about the House system – how did it support you as you went through the School? BC – As soon as you join the Senior School, you are put into a tutor...
GCSE Results Day 2023

GCSE Results Day 2023

Fifth Form pupils at Cokethorpe School have today received the results of their efforts after months and years of preparation. After 80% of Upper Sixth UCAS applicants were accepted to their first-choice universities, following the A Level and BTEC results last week,...
Stepping Up: life in and after Sixth Form

Stepping Up: life in and after Sixth Form

The move to Sixth Form is commonly recognised as one of the more significant transitions in a child’s educational development. Head of Sixth Form, Mr Tolputt, discusses how the School supports and guides pupils as they take this step. What marks out Sixth Form as a...
Play-based Learning in Cokethorpe Pre-Prep

Play-based Learning in Cokethorpe Pre-Prep

Reception Class Teacher, Mrs Brash, explains the benefits of play-based learning in the Early Years Foundation Stage, followed in Cokethorpe Pre-Prep. What is play-based learning? The main thing that differentiates play-based learning from other types of learning is...