Category Archives: Boarding News

News from our Boarding houses.

Fireworks display

On a very cold but clear evening, the whole boarding community enjoyed an excellent visit to the Abbey Park (Leicester) firework display on Saturday. There was a vibrant atmosphere when we arrived, with around 25000 people attending the event. There were fairground rides, stalls and entertainment for all to enjoy before the big events: the lighting of a gigantic bonfire…


Ratcliffe College Boarders Top the Charts!

Ratcliffe College celebrated another impressive set of ‘A’ level results this summer, including 15% of all students obtaining grades A*A*A or better, and the overall results placing the school in the top 10% nationally for value added. Two of our boarding students obtained the best ‘A’ level results in the College. Helena Yu obtained four A* grades and one A…


Tilinanu send thanks for book donations!

A Thank You Song from the children in the Tilinanu Orphanage in Tanzania has been filmed and sent across in gratitude for all the donations to their new library from the Ratcliffe Prep School families.


Ratcliffe at the Palace

On 13th October 2016, five Ratcliffians, Jenna Culpin, Joey Higham, Angharad Lloyd, Eve Marshall and Ololade Mosaku, arrived at St. James’ Palace to receive their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award and to meet the Duke of Edinburgh and the actor/singer, Matt Henry, who has recently received an Olivier Award. Matt was funny and interesting and gave sage advice about meeting…