Coopers School is one of the best in the country for student progress at GCSE and has received national recognition for the value it adds to studentsí achievements at GCSE.
A recent in-depth analysis of official Department for Education data on all state-funded schools in England by SSAT, the national schoolsí membership organisation for improvement and collaboration, identified Coopers Schoolís success.
Music students at Coopers have been offered the rare opportunity to perform before industry professionals at a critically-acclaimed guitaristís album launch.
Ron E Carter has been getting students at his former secondary Coopers School on Hawkwood Lane ready to perform at the launch of his third album, Cherokee.
The concert at Chislehurstís Beaverwood Club on April 28 will open with performances from Beatrice Kudokaite, Gabriel Olayera, Shahar Mizrahi and Cavan Murray.
Four Year 10 students have secured places on Saltersí Chemistry Camps at prestigious universities this summer.
Sabeson Anandarijayan - The University of Cambridge
Oliver Girling - The University of Cambridge
Christina Melvin - The University of Nottingham
Seniz James - The University of Sussex
Cray Wanderers Football Club have released their plans for their proposed development of Flamingo Park.
This development will benefit Coopers as it will provide office space, a state of the art venue and business services for the Cray Wanderers Academy, a joint venture with Coopers School. Our Academy provides an opportunity for 16-18 year olds to complete academic qualifications, whilst also following their dream of becoming a professional football player or coach. Qualifications include a wide choice of A levels and BTEC qualifications, First Aid, FA Level 1 Coaching and FA Level 2 Coaching.
Coopers is a warm, welcoming and friendly School where all students are happy learners. Your child is the most important person to you and to our School. My mission as Principal is to take Coopers from being a good to an outstanding school.
Our website gives you a flavour and an introduction to our School and the exciting educational opportunities. All students are expected to be ambitious for academic success and personal development. The School has a strong academic tradition, a reputation for high expectations and standards and an excellent atmosphere marked by positive relationships.
The school has a 24-hour Absence Reporting answer phone for parents to report absences Tel: 0208 467 3263 (dial 1 when instructed by message) or text 07860 002420, clearly indicating your child's name, form and reason for absence.
Parents must inform the School by 8.30am at the latest. It is essential that parents report their child's first and each subsequent days absence. If the above procedure is followed, a letter confirming the absence is not required
We expect all students to be equiped with the following equipment for EVERY lesson. A planner and a pencil case with 2 pencils, 2 pens, a ruler and a rubber. An equipment check will be made during period 1 and students will be sent to the equipment shop to buy the correct equipment.
The School sells the following equipment: Empty Pencil Case - 60p, Pencils - 10p each, Pens - 10p each, Rulers - 10p each, Rubbers - 10p each, A pencil case with a pen, a pencil a ruler and a rubber - £1.
Students will receive a 15 minute lunchtime detention each day they do not have the correct equipment.
Dropping Off and Picking Up in Hawkwood Lane and Morley Road
Excessive traffic in the lanes outside the School causes congestion that is very inconvenient to the community. Please avoid dropping off, collections and parking in these roads, particularly at peak times. This would be greatly appreciated.
If you are dropping off, please drop students off at a safe location in Watts Lane (Tigerís Head road), reducing the congestion in Hawkwood Lane