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  • Mental health in Hamlet - Clarissa, Year 8

    Published 29/06/22

    During mental and mindfulness health week, the school ran several events and sessions. Subject departments and teachers set certain tasks and assignments in conjunction with Mental Health Awareness Week. Clarissa, Year 8, was set the assignment of producing an analysis on ‘Mental health in Hamlet’. "There were many aspects I found thoroughly fascinating in the process of researching for this essay, from the various diagnosable mental health disorders, key symptoms of these disorders, and the overall application of these criteria to the entire play ‘Hamlet’ by William Shakespeare". Read Clarissa's essay below. 

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  • Students Make a Splash with Swimming Achievements

    Published 17/05/22

    Talented Worksop College students have been making waves with their swimming efforts, dedicating early mornings and weekends to perfecting their skills. Swimming at Worksop College provides opportunities through access to training camps, competitions, training with professional coaches, and comradery. It's no secret that these swimmers have invested a huge amount of hard work into their training, so it is a fitting reward to see so many PBs and accomplishments. 

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  • Year 10 Take Derbyshire for Silver DofE

    Published 28/04/22

    Last weekend, Year 10 students dusted off their hiking boots and gathered their camping supplies in a bid to complete their Silver DofE qualifier.

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  • Year 2 takes on Pony Winter Finals

    Published 26/04/22

    Last week Anya, Year 2, headed to Southview Equestrian for the Pony Winter Finals. Anya is no stranger to these competitions with many fantastic successes already. However, with it being such an esteemed competition, Anya was just delighted to have qualified.

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  • A Tasty Trip to The Little Brunette Bakery

    Published 25/04/22

    The Y13 girls enjoyed an academic trip to the Little Brunette Bakery in Southwell, designed and run by Amelia and Jessica Wells, who are both Old Worksopians. Amelia gave our students a tour of the bakery, and explained how the food safety is managed from deliveries and storage to preparation, cooking and serving.

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  • St Cuthbert's Way 2022

    Published 22/04/22

    St Cuthbert's Way is a 100km cross-border route, linking the English and Scottish boarders. This is one of the most beautiful and enjoyable long distance routes in Britain. With this in mind, a dedicated group of staff and students from Worksop College decided to take on this glorious route. 

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  • MT13 at Worksop College

    Published 05/04/22

    The MT13 hockey camp proved to be a big hit with nearly 50 young players who at times braved some pretty challenging weather, rain, hail, wind sleet but which did not dent their enthusiasm and fortunately there were some lovely sunny periods.

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  • Pirates Versus Mermaids: A magical performance full of humour and heart

    Published 28/03/22

    First stop, Ranby House PAC, Retford. Next, the Royal Opera House, London. The whole country needs to see Ranby House’s latest arrr-mazing performance, Pirates Versus Mermaids. This show is jam-packed with piratical puns and mermaid merrymaking, all artfully pulled off by our Year 3 and 4 pupils.

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  • Manton Garden Project

    Published 22/03/22

    As part of the co-curricular programme at Worksop College, a group of dedicated students have been heading down to Manton Garden, with the aim of creating a beautiful community garden.

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  • British Science Week at Ranby House

    Published 18/03/22

    The theme for this year’s British Science Week was Growth. Science is an integral part of the curriculum at Ranby, but for this special week, Mrs Sullivan wanted the children to experience something a little different, so chose two activities that would promote curiosity, develop collaborative skills and encourage some cross curricular learning.

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  • England Hockey Schools Championship

    Published 25/02/22

    This week our Hockey team competed in the England Hockey Schools Championships, playing Altrincham school in a very close game.

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  • Miss Parnell: Welcome to our EYFS Team

    Published 25/02/22

    With interest across both Worksop College and Ranby House growing rapidly, we are thrilled to have Sophie Parnell join our fantastic EYFS team in the Nursery! At the end of her first week at Ranby House, we caught up with Miss Parnell to find out how she was feeling about her new start.

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