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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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  • 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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  • Gearing up for the Great Ranby Race!

    Published 07/02/19

    Children in our Reception class are taking their topic on the road as they get ready for ‘The Great Ranby Journey’.

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  • Students get into the festive spirit at Ranby House

    Published 03/12/18

    Students at Ranby House started off the Christmas festivities with the magical Christingle Service, followed by the Christmas tree decorating night. 

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  • Growth Mindset: our approach

    Published 08/10/18

    Newly-appointed Head of Ranby House, David Thorpe believes Ranby’s approach to teaching and specifically, ‘Growth Mindset’ is what helps create confident, happy and successful learners.

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