Category Archives: Senior School & 6th Form

Senior School and Sixth Form News

Go4SET Celebration and Assessment Day, Thursday 22nd June

A record number of schools took part in this year’s Go4SET competition, with a total of 52 teams representing 34 schools from the Midlands region. The competition finally concluded with the Celebration and Assessment Day on Thursday 22nd June, held at the Ricoh Arena, and Ratcliffe had a record-high three teams in the competition, each made up of five or…


‘A Night at the Oscars’ Monday 12th June 2017 hosted by the Media Department

The Media department and its students, once more, proved just how much can be achieved with vision, determination and talent at the annual ‘A Night at the Oscars’ event on Monday evening. The event recognised the largest cohort of Sixth Form Media students to date, in addition to the sterling efforts of our GCSE students. The evening was hosted by…


CCF RAF Section Report

It’s been a great week of fun for the RAF section.  On Tuesday 6th June they undertook a leadership exercise in the Long Wood at school called ‘Blind Trail’, whereby the leader, Cdt Adam Shaw, had to negotiate his team through a course woven between trees and obstacles by giving them directions whilst they were all blindfolded.  He did very well…


Ratcliffe Science students are Top of the Bench! – 8th June 2017

The dynamic Science Department at Ratcliffe College is proud to announce the outstanding achievement of four of our Year 8 Science students who took part in the prestigious Festival of Chemistry competition, run by the Salters Group on the 8th June 2017 at Leicester University.  The students were Oliver Hunt, Nigel Denham, Annie Rose Reddin and, Marley Totton.  The competition was…