Category Archives: Senior School & 6th Form

Senior School and Sixth Form News

Learning Leaders Programme

This half-term, our new Learning Leaders programme has proved to be very successful, with a total of 22 volunteers from Year 12 offering revision support in 18 different subjects.  The Learning Leaders programme has helped students in Years 10 and 11 with revision strategies in their GCSE subjects and has also given our Year 12 students valuable leadership and teaching…



INSPIRE: Sebako Siame (OR) on Women in Leadership and a career at Goldman Sachs  At INSPIRE on 22nd February, we were delighted to be joined by Sebako Siame (Old Ratcliffian) who completed her studies at Ratcliffe in the 1990s before progressing to Oxford University and an illustrious career in some of the world’s most prestigious banks.  We are very grateful to…


What’s Next? Information on Life After Sixth Form

On Monday 26th February, we were very pleased to welcome Luke Maw from the University of Oxford who gave an engaging presentation on preparing for university life at our annual Higher Education evening for parents and students in years 11-13.  For the second half of the evening, Mr Neville then presented on student finance and alternatives to university, including the exciting…


Year 11 Drama Performances

Year 11 Drama Students performed their GCSE plays last week in front of their examiner. The evening was a rollercoaster of emotions with six short performances ranging from the comic to tragic. The evening begun in an officer’s dug out during World War One where new recruit Raleigh played by Joe Summer met his fellow officers. He was re-united with…