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Ratcliffian Association Reflection

Reflections on year 13 It’s hard to summarise a year which had so much significance to the whole of year 13 in so many ways. From the jeers to the tears; the heartaches to the McDonald’s study breaks, each defining moment has lead us to where we are today and, more importantly, who we are. We have created endless channels…


Irma’s Dance Poem

Written by Dr Robert Ippaso (Old Ratcliffian Class of ’73) who lives in Naples, Florida, who experienced the eye of Hurricane Irma and was moved to write this poem about his experience.  Irma’s Dance Now it’s here, then it’s there, No one knows, few yet care. First the islands then the Keys, Irma’s dancing in her breeze.  Twirling, jostling ever…