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  • Sport for all - Headmaster David Thorpe's vision for non-gender specific sport

    Published 12/09/19

    Traditionally, girls and boys have had to follow set sports, led by their gender. Children being ‘pushed’ down a sporting route can, as a result, be put off the particular sport for life. In the modern world, this ethos is changing and we believe that all children should have the opportunity to choose the sport they participate in for their coached Games lessons.

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  • Welcoming Father Matthew: A new chapter for Worksop College & Ranby House

    Published 09/09/19

    Last Friday saw the ‘installation’ of the schools’ new Chaplain, Father Matthew Askey. The service saw Matthew licensed by the Bishop of Sherwood, with Woodard’s Brendan Clover also presiding over the event. The term Installed means being ‘put into your seat’ or ‘stall’ as they are better known for Clergy men and women. 

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  • Looking for a senior school? Some tops tips to help you find the right school for your child ​​​​​​​

    Published 04/09/19

    If you have a child in Year 5 or 6, you are probably looking at options for secondary school. And whether you’re at the very beginning of this journey, or looking for a place for September 2020, here is some useful advice to help you pick the right school for your child.

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  • Flexibility: supporting busy families

    Published 26/06/19

    As life gets busier, flexibility is key for busy working parents! We chatted to parent Dr Meena Balasubramanian about how Ranby House gives her peace of mind to enable her to concentrate on patient care.

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  • Book Week – where do you read yours?

    Published 21/05/19

    Last week, Ranby House pupils enjoyed all things 'books' during our annual Book Week.

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  • Our Year 3 pupils discover the world's wildlife at Woodside Park

    Published 10/05/19

    Last week our Year 3 pupils visited Woodside Wildlife Park near Lincoln as an introduction to their ‘Predator’ topic.

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  • Y3 & 4 took to the stage for 'Beauty and the Beast'

    Published 16/04/19

    Our Year 3 and 4 pupils proudly took to the stage for their production of ‘Beauty and the Beast’.

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  • Our U11A Boys' team are Hockey Champions!

    Published 22/03/19

    On Wednesday, our U11A Boys’ Hockey team were the victorious winners of the U11 Hockey Tournament held at S. Anselm’s School.  

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  • Year 5 Outdoor Education Day

    Published 21/03/19

    As part of their transition to senior school our Year 5 students took part in an Outdoor Education Day at the College on Monday.

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  • Meet the Meerkats

    Published 11/03/19

    There was a buzz of excitement amongst the Friday night boarders, as Ranby House welcomed some special furry friends. 

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  • A day in the life of an Evacuee - WW2 Day at Ranby House

    Published 28/02/19

    On Monday, Year 6 pupils were transported back in time for WW2 Day.

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  • STEM Boarding Night with Mr Watt and Mr Henshaw

    Published 21/01/19

    It’s been a busy weekend for our Ranby House Friday night boarders, which started with a high-energy game of Man Hunt with Mr Harper.

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