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Year 9: Semi-Final Croydon Cup

Harris Crystal Palace 1-2 Quest Academy (AET) The Quest Academy year 9 boys football team made history on Friday 29th March by beating the team top of the A League, Harris Crystal Palace 2-1 after extra-time, to reach the Croydon Cup final becoming the first Quest side to do so since the school was founded in […]

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Mother’s Day Pop-up Gift Shop

A huge thank you to the PTA organising another successful event! The children had the chance to shop in the Mother’s day pop-up shop arranged by the PTA. Just look at all the beautiful bookmarks, picture frames and keychains they made and all the other gifts their sourced for the children to choose from. On […]

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Winning Reader

Congratulations to our winner of the Ready, Steady, Read Challenge. Karina managed to read  for over 650 minutes and was rewarded with a copy of Black Beauty. Well done Karina!

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Year 8, B league result: Quest Academy 7-1 Oasis Shirley Park

On 27th March, the Year 8 Quest Academy football team won 7-1 against Oasis Shirley Park, putting them within touching distance of promotion to the A league. A hat-trick from Josh T, 2 goals for AB and goals for Bislim H and Krisztofer K ensured the victory. Quest started the game slowly going 1-0 down […]

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Grow your own chips!

ECO Club – Grow your own chips! Eco Club had the pleasure to be invited to take part in “Grow your own chips!” scheme run by Squires garden centre. Squire’s believe it’s so important that children learn where their food comes from through a fun and interactive potato planting sessions.  Each child was given a […]

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Visit to Tate Modern Gallery

On Friday 22nd of April, the year 11 GCSE Art students visited the Tate Modern Gallery and had a walking photography session along the Southbank. The aim of the trip was to gain some inspiration for their externally set exam project “Reflections”. All students found the trip very useful, viewing many famous pieces of Art, and […]

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Half Marathon Heroes

On Sunday 24th March, Mrs Squires and Mrs Cleaves took up the challenge of running 13.1 miles in the London Landmarks Half Marathon. Weaving in and out of many of London’s famous sights, the half marathon supports fundraising for many charities and was the first half marathon ever for our amazing pair, who only started […]

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Tesco Bags of Help Scheme

We are delighted to have received notification that Courtwood has been awarded £1,000 after our Tesco’s Bags of Help application was successful and went to vote. The money is to be used to make improvements to the Reception class outdoor area and we will be working with our site team closely, to ensure this can […]

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Thank You Mrs Barnard

Last week we said a fond farewell to our longest serving member of staff, Mrs Barnard, who has worked at Courtwood since 1999. During her twenty years service, Mrs Barnard is estimated to have worked with over 600 children during their time in either Reception or year 1! The children said goodbye during a special […]

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Red Nose Day Talent Show

“Red Nose Day was like a blast to space!” “The whole school loved it!” “One of the greatest moments in the school.” As you can tell from the feedback we received from the children, Red Nose Day was a great success. This year the School Council organised the event and came up with the idea […]

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Sponsored Bounce

Courtwood Primary School held their PTFA Sponsored Bounce on Tuesday 12th March. After lunch the hall was prepared by putting up a huge bouncy castle! Class by class, the children came in and the aim was to see how many bounces each child could achieve in one minute. Each child received a certificate and there […]

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Sayers Croft photos

Year 4 pupils had an amazing time at Sayers Croft on their residential trip and arrived back at school tired, muddy and happy. Please see the residential page for photos of the trip.

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