Category Archives: General News

Prep School Sports Report – 11th October

On 11th October, Ratcliffe U10A Hockey Team travelled to Foremarke Hall. Despite difficult weather conditions, the girls had a good first half and fought hard. Unfortunately, Foremarke managed to sneak a goal. In the second half, tiredness started to kick in – Foremarke took advantage of this and scored 3 more goals. This meant the final score was 4-0 to…

READ MORE

Public Speaking and Debate: The Championship

In golf, it is simply called ‘The Open.’  In tennis, it is simply ‘Wimbledon.’  On Sunday 1st October ‘The Championship’ etched its name in Ratcliffe stone.  The Public Speaking Championship stood at the fulcrum of the school community with a backdrop scored by classically trained musicians and artists displaying etchings and oils on canvas. Six Students stood alone facing a…

READ MORE

Sports Report – 12th October

Hockey 1st XI On Tuesday the 1st team travelled to Leicester Grammar School to take part in the U18 County Tournament on Tuesday, where they finished third. The Ratcliffe team were extremely motivated for the tournament and completely dominated their first game against Leicester Grammar with a 4 – 0 win. Goal scorers were Olivia Back, Molly Edwards, Kate Tyszka and…

READ MORE

A Level Drama Workshop and trip to see ‘All My Sons’

Year 12 and 13 Drama Students, enjoyed a trip to Nottingham Playhouse on Friday 6th October to see ‘All My Sons’ by Arthur Miller. Students have been studying Realism and Naturalism in Drama and we welcomed experienced director, Alix Manning to run a workshop with the students prior to our visit so that they could experience some rehearsal techniques used…

READ MORE