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On the 5th May Courthill Infant School had a wonderful day celebrating the coronation of King Charles 111. We started our celebrations with Mrs Carter crowning our own King of Courthill, Mr Sherlock! The children certainly found this to be a memorable Golden Assembly. The children loved playing ‘royal’ games in Fun, Fit, Friday such as; croquet and polo. We learnt all about King Charles, his coronation and the rest of the royal family. Years 1 and 2 enjoyed writing letters to the king asking if he could continue to help protect our planet. We finished our day by celebrating as a whole school on the playground with a bubble dance party! Thank you very much to the PTA for your help with providing every child a special Coronation Day bookmark as a keepsake to help commemorate this special day.

110 year Anniversary Day


On the 25th November we all celebrated our school’s 110 year anniversary. We had a fun and memorable day learning all about what school life was like at Courthill in 1912. The children loved exploring toys as well as singing popular songs and playing playground games from this era.  We were all dressed in Edwardian clothes and the children were very excited to look through a range of photographs taken at Courthill dating all the way back to 1912. The children were fascinated to learn about an historic event that happened the year our school opened- the sinking of the Titanic! We wrote to future children of Courthill and made a whole school time capsule that will be opened in 40 years time, when our school celebrates the 150 year anniversary. Finally we all had a dance party in the hall to top off our celebrations. Thank you to Bear Flower Designs and the PTA for providing each child with a keyring as a special keepsake.

Remembrance Day 2022


On Friday 11th November the children learnt all about Remembrance Day.  As a school we took part in the national one minute silence at 11am and the children were given their very own poppy to wear. 


In preporation for Remembrance Day the children made poppies at home using a variety of materials. The children have loved watching us turn their poppies into a beautiful Courthill 'poppy field' along the front of our school to share and commemorate this special day with our community. 






Harvest Festival 2022

A huge thank you to everyone who donated to our Harvest Festival before half term.


The children attended a Harvest assembly hosted by Poole Food Bank to learn more about how this service distributes food donations to families in need locally and the positive impact this makes.  As part of the assembly, the children also each performed a year group Harvest song that they sung together beautifully.


We would like to take this opportunity to say thank you for your donations.  Poole Food Bank were thrilled with everyone's generosity and also send their thanks for your kind donations.  


Sports Day 2022

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For the first time we were able to hold a whole school Sports Day at Baden Powell and St Peters Junior School. The event was a fantastic success and it was wonderful to see so many of you there cheering the children on. Thank you for your tremendous support. The atmosphere was electric and the children did not stop smiling throughout the morning.

This video above captures how much the children enjoyed the event and how we, as a school, encourage children to develop a love for sport and physical activity.

Enrichment Week 2022

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We have had such a lovely year this year at Courthill and our Enrichment Week was the icing on the cake. Please see the video below for a taster of some of the activities that we enhoyed.

Harvest Festival 2021


We celebrated Harvest festival and gave thanks for food which has been grown.


The children attended a Harvest Festival assembly with Poole Food Bank where the children learnt about how important their donations are and what happens to them. 


Thank you for all of the donations for our Harvest festival. The turn out was amazing! The donations went to Poole Food Bank who distributed them to families.


Thanks again for all of your support.

Miss James 

Play Equipment


Our new play equipment paid for from the kind donation from Mr Williamson. The playground is a work in progress and we will use the rest of his kind donation to further improve our outdoor area.


Please see some pictures below: 

Sports Day 2021


The children enjoyed taking part in their Sports Day activities completing a variety of challenges. The children demonstrated fantastic perseverance, resilience and great sportsmanship. 


 Please see the pictures below of each year group enjoying their day.