Post 16 News

Our Post 16 Centre and how to apply….

COME AND JOIN POST 16 AT THE COOPER SCHOOL 2018! It is a great time to be considering Post 16 education at The Cooper School. We offer a second to none post 16 education in a fully state-of-the-art bespoke learning environment. Excellence is our aim in all areas as well as a happy, exciting and supportive surroundings for personal growth and [...]

Post 16 Art at The Cooper School

At last night's Post 16 Open Evening, the Art department proudly exhibited the fantastic work of our Post 16 Art students. Comments from visitors, such as 'Wow', 'What talented students', 'This is amazing', rang through the department as they perused work on display. We couldn't resist sharing how proud we are and a few photographs [...]

Post 16 Open Evening Success

Tonight, Thursday 8th November 2018, we opened the doors to Post 16 Studies at The Cooper School for our annual Post 16 Open Evening. Prospective students, along with their families, first attended a formal address and welcome by Mr B Baxter, Executive Headteacher and Mr M Doorley, Director of Post 16 Studies. This also included a [...]

Key Stage 5 Explained Evening

Thursday 13th September 2018 Schedule of events  5.45pm Please take a seat in the Performance Hall 6.00pm – 6.40pm Achieving Success at Key Stage 5 Presentation by Mr M Doorley, Director of Post 16 Studies Enrichment Duke of Edinburgh Award 6.40pm – 7.00pm Meet Your Post 16 Tutor 12ACo Mr Antony Coggins SFB1 12JGi Ms [...]

A Level Results 2018

Many students at The Cooper School celebrated their successes in their ‘A’ Level exams.  The results in the Key Performance Indicators are as follows: 10% achieved A*/A 33% achieved A*- B 68% achieved A*-C 99% achieved A*-E Of particular note was the outstanding academic achievements of Jess Skellern and Amy Kerby who both achieved straight [...]

Science wall unveiled…

The end of last term saw the grand unveiling of the stunning science wall, a joint Art/Science project. Students, including Post 16, worked together to brighten up the science corridor with a fantastic eye catching mural which includes caricatures of various science teachers and technicians. Many thanks and congratulations to all involved in the project.

Year 12 Induction Days

Induction days are always a good opportunity for next year's Year 12 students to gather, meet the staff and other students and generally, get a feel for life at Post 16 at The Cooper School.  This year, the induction days again proved fun, useful and informative for all involved. As you can see in the [...]

Year 13 Celebration 2018

On Wednesday evening, our Year 13 students all gathered together for a fantastic send off. The evening began with a spectacular Leavers' ceremony in the school, followed by their prom at Stratton Court Barn in Stratton Audley.  The students arrived looking fantastic and it was great to see so many parents and staff in attendance.  Councillor Michael Waine [...]

The Great Get Together 2018

The Cooper School held a great picnic today to take part in The Great Get Together, an event inspired by Jo Cox, who was killed on 16 June 2016. Students from all year groups, along with staff, played games together such as chess and rounders and also did some art work together to celebrate our school [...]