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...
Powerful Performance at Public Speaking

Powerful Performance at Public Speaking

The Cokethorpe Public Speaking Team put in a performance to be proud of at the English Speaking Union’s regional final. The team, comprising Evie (Fourth Form, Swift), Eylül (Third Form, Swift), and Sofia (Third Form, Feilden), competed against six highly...
The Rest is Politics

The Rest is Politics

Sixth Form Politics students heard a packed and exciting programme of talks at the PolEcon Conference in Westminster. A Level students heard from voices across the political spectrum touching on many of the important issues and questions facing the United Kingdom. The...
A Glorious Gig Night

A Glorious Gig Night

Our talented musicians were out in force for another sensational night of music at the latest Gig Night. Pupils from the First Form to the Upper Sixth took to the stage to showcase their talents, performing everything from jazz clarinet to piano and bass guitar to...
The Battlefields in Belgium

The Battlefields in Belgium

Third Form pupils embarked on an emotive and poignant visit to the First World War battlefields in Belgium. As they crossed into Belgium, pupils were reminded that the journey they were completing would have been the same route completed by soldiers arriving at the...