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  • Avoid drinking vinegar! Year 5’s eggsperiment yields some interesting results...

    Published 15/10/20

    As part of the topic ‘Teeth’, Year 5 has been investigating which drinks are best to keep teeth healthy. Science teacher Mrs Sullivan runs us through their findings.

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  • A fair and inclusive society: our role

    Published 15/06/20

    In light of the events all over the world, as we witness individuals and communities challenging racism and injustice, it is important that we state our own values, clearly and plainly.

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  • Thank you mummy and daddy! – Sathvik shows his support for the NHS

    Published 15/05/20

    Sathvik, a pupil in Year 3 at Ranby House School was prompted to cook for his parents - both of whom are Doctors working in Bassetlaw - after Headmaster David Thorpe asked children to ‘show your appreciation for the NHS and send us a picture.’

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  • BLOG: Dealing with regression

    Published 01/05/20

    As the threat of coronavirus disrupts activities for our little ones, parents of younger children might notice a sudden reappearance of sleep disruption, tantrums and toilet accidents.

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  • BLOG:Managing stress in young people

    Published 21/04/20

    It's a difficult time for young people.  The world feels 'different' and so worry about the future and simple changes in routine can be scary!  When children feel worried, stress causes hormones to wreak havoc on their emotions and sometimes they may react in a way you're not expecting or that's out of character. 

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  • BLOG: Healthy overnight oats

    Published 15/04/20

    Anyone else struggling to eat healthily at the moment? Here's a great recipe for overnight oats, courtesy of Head of Food & Nut, Mel Christodoulou - complete with Nutrition table! 

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  • Welcome to Emily, our new Kindergarten Teacher

    Published 03/04/20

    As we open our Early Years Foundation Stage up to welcome children from age 2 – we’re pleased to introduce our new Kindergarten Teacher, Emily Williams.

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  • Thank you - a message from our Head, Dr John Price

    Published 01/04/20

    Worksop College and Ranby House are special institutions of learning, with great history and tradition, and a real sense of community.

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  • Emmaus Trust receives a promise from Ranby House School

    Published 26/03/20

    Ranby Parents Group, the school fundraising arm of Ranby House School, Retford, were able to hand over just under £2,000 from their recent winter fundraising event to Newark Emmaus Trust which supports young people in need in the Newark area.

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  • Educational resources to help parents with learning from home

    Published 23/03/20

    Our main priority is to ensure that, during the closure period, the impact on the education of our students is minimised as much as possible!

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  • Welcoming Helen Clark - new Deputy Head at Ranby House

    Published 17/03/20

    We are delighted to announce that after a long and rigorous selection process we have appointed a new Deputy Head at Ranby House from September 2020.

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  • Ranby House School pupils recognised as two of the ‘best young mathematicians in the UK’

    Published 10/03/20

    We're pleased to say that two of our Year 6 pupils have been recognised for their mathematical talents after entering a nationwide Primary Schools competition.

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