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Senior School and Sixth Form News

Sports Report 8th May

Athletics Princethorpe won 67.5 – 52.5 On Saturday, the under 12’s Athletics Team competed as Ratcliffe hosted their first Athletics meet against Princethorpe College. Each team consisted of 10 girls all of whom had to compete in a track and field event. After some strong performances in the track events, from Fisayo Abiodun and Isabella Illsley–Ridge the scores were close,…


Sports report 2nd April

Girls Tennis 1st/2nd The 1st and 2nd tennis teams played their opening fixture against a strong Worksop team. All seeds played well, picking up valuable games towards our total score. The 1st seeded pair of Rebecca and Sarah Astill won all 5 of their games at a canter, but we struggled with consistency across the other pairs. Bea Waters and Nicole Wong…


U14 Boys Hockey reach Nationals again

Ratcliffe Hockey has enjoyed another fantastic season and this has been highlighted by the success of the U14 boys’ team. They began the year winning all their fixtures convincingly and went into the County Tournament in January unbeaten.  They played some outstanding hockey to become County Champions winning all their matches and beating Loughborough Grammar in the final game to…


Salamanca Homestay Spain, 2nd – 8th April 2017

On 2nd April, a group of 10 students from Years 10, 12 and 13 and two staff (Mrs Beddoes and myself) met at Ratcliffe to embark on another trip to Salamanca. We travelled from Stansted to Madrid by aeroplane and arrived at our final destination, Salamanca, in the evening, after a long coach journey. The students were then met by…