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If you were unable to attend our Open Day or Evening or if you would like a further visit and see our school in action, then please email, telephone or use our online form to book a tour at a mutually convenient time.
School Production

This year's school production is 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'.

Biathlon Competition

Well done to the following pupils who competed in the National Finals of the Schools' Modern Biathlon Competition at the London Aquatics' Centre at the Olympic Park on the 4th and 5th of April.
Elliot Norman, Dylan Slater, Robert Dyer, James Scorah, Charlie Coy, Ellie Perris, Martha Smith

BBC News Report

This year, the event took place on Thursday 27th March 2014.

Cheerleading Success!

We are so proud of our cheerleaders who have enjoyed success at a National level cheer competition!

Somme, France Trip

In Easter 2015 Ribblesdale's History Department are taking 34 year 7 and 8 pupils to the Somme region of France to visit the World War One battlefields.

Sport Relief

Friday 21st March was Sport Relief Day. All the staff and pupils at Ribblesdale got involved by doing a wide range of exciting and sporty challenges.

Parent View gives you the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about your child's school. You can comment on:

  • the quality of teaching
  • how they deal with bullying
  • how they deal with poor behaviour
  • your voice in decision making
  • ...and many other areas

The Pearson Teaching Awards is an opportunity to thank teachers for the support. But why thank teachers?

  • they show a real interest in who we are
  • they listen to our thoughts
  • they inspire us to learn
  • they encourage us to achieve our best
  • they help us reach our goals

Moodle is an e-learning platform, also known as a Virtual Learning Environment. What is it useful for?

  • effective training and assessment
  • communication for groups
  • communication for one-to-one messaging
  • create engaging collaborative activities
  • information sharing of external resources


Wednesday 2nd April:     • School Production (7pm)
Thursday 3rd April:     • School Production (7pm)     • Non Uniform Day for pupils with no more than one signature on their uniform card
Friday 4th April:     • Year 7: Interim reports to parents     • School Closes for Easter (2.10pm)
Tuesday 22nd April:     • School Re-opens
Monday 28th April (Taking Place This Week):     • Attendance Awards (Years 7-11) Spring Term
AprilSpring Term
Friday 2nd May:     • Year 9: Interim reports to parents
Monday 5th May:     • May Day
Monday 5th May (Taking Place This Week):     • Assemblies announcing prize winners for Celebration Evening Years 7-10
Monday 12th May:     • GCSE Examination Season Starts
Friday 16th May:     • Non Uniform Day for Student Leaders and Coaching buddies
Monday 19th May (Taking Place This Week):     • Year 10: House competitions
Thursday 22nd May:     • Celebration of Achievement KS3 & KS4
Friday 23rd May:     • Staggered study leave begins     • Non Uniform Day for pupils with no more than one signature on their uniform card School Closes for Half Term
MaySummer Term
Monday 2nd June:     • School Re-opens
Monday 2nd June (Taking Place This Week):     • Year 10: Applied Business Controlled Assessments Begin
Wednesday 11th June:     • Year 7: Full reports to parents
Friday 13th June:     • Year 7: Excellent Reports Assembly
Monday 16th June (Taking Place This Week):     • Year 10: Applied Business Controlled Assessments End
Tuesday 24th June:     • GCSE Examination Season Ends
Wednesday 25th June:     • Year 11 Prom night (Dunkenhalgh Hotel)
JuneSummer Term
Thursday 3rd July:     • HRVS Athletics - All day
Monday 7th July:     • Year 10 (Taking Place This Week): Work Experience     • Literacy Festival
Tuesday 8th July:     • Inter-Schools Athletics
Wednesday 9th July:     • Year 8: Full reports to parents
Thursday 10th July:     • Year 8: Rewards Assembly
Friday 11th July:     • Year 10: Interim reports to parents
Monday 14th July (Taking Place This Week):     • Band week
Monday 14th July:     • Years 7 & 8: Sports Day
Tuesday 15th July:     • Years 9 & 10 : Sports Day
Thursday 17th July:     • Rewards Visit Day
Friday 18th July:     • Non Uniform Day for Student Leaders and Coaching Buddies SHINE Day     • Year 7: Cheerathon - House Competition
Monday 21st July (Taking Place This Week):     • Rewards for pupils with no uniform signatures all years
Tuesday 22nd July:     • Non Uniform Day for pupils with no more than one signature on their uniform card
Wednesday 23rd July:     • School Closes for Summer (12.10pm)
JulySummer Term

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Newsletters / 2014 Spring / 2013