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Sports Day 2018

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Congratulations to the winning team, the Dragons, but a great time was had by all!

Performing Arts Week 21st-25th May 2018

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We had an amazing time learning Zulu dancing, playing the spoons, acting in a Shakespeare play and line dancing!


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We are fortunate to enjoy Christian festivals at Ripon Cathedral as well as worship in our own chapel.

PE, Sport and Wellbeing

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The children enjoy a wide range of activities, including skipping, karate and fencing workshops in our March 2018 Health and Wellbeing Week.

The Daily Mile

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Thanks to the wonderful fundraising efforts of the Friends of RCS we now have a track all round our field so the children can participate in the Daily Mile initiative.

Summer Term 2018 Educational Visits

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Thorp Perrow and Hackfall Woods were wonderful in the sunny weather and Year 2 went to the National Railway Museum.

Spring Term 2018 Educational Visits

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The snowy weather caused some of our visits to be cancelled, but we still managed cold days at Castle Bolton and Murton Park!


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Enjoy a small selection of photographs from our wonderful exhibitions showcasing topic work for parents and carers.


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Our out of school club started in September and the children are having lots of fun everyday!

Educational Visits Autumn Term 2017

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The children enjoyed many visits including to a farm, being Romans for a day, to the wonderful Ripon museums and much much more!

Educational Visits Summer Term 2017

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Our visits started early in May with a Year 3 visit to Murton Park to experience the Stone Age.

World Book Day 2017

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We enjoyed dressing up as book characters and reading with our parents too.

Educational Visits Spring Term 2017

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Our KS2 classes all visit a place of worship this term. There are trips for the other year groups too.

Christmas Season 2016

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Celebrations started with a beautiful Christingle Service in the Cathedral and continue all month.

Around School in the Autumn Term 2016

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Lots of lovely learning and other school events.

Educational Visits Autumn Term 2016

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All our children have had some exciting trips this term.

London October 2016

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All our Year 6 children visited London for three days.

Lindisfarne September 2016

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All our Year 5 children spent 3 days on Holy Island.

Bewerley Park September 2016

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All our KS2 classes had the opportunity to spend a day in one of North Yorkshire's outdoor education centres.

Charlie and The Chocolate Factory

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Our July 2016 Year 6 leavers led an amazing show supported by all year groups.

The Paralympic Torch

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We hosted the real Paralympic Torch with a fantastic procession around school as well as workshops learning about the four Paralympic values, determination, courage, equality and inspiration.

Music Evening

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A lovely occasion for our children to share their musical talents with parents and friends.

Summer Term 2016 Educational Visits

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Just a few photos from our many educational visits throughout the term.

Fiver Challenge 2016

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Throughout June the Year 5 pupils worked hard converting their 'fiver' capital into successful businesses. They held an Enterprise Day on 24th June.

Spanish Visitors in Ripon 2016

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In June we hosted our friends from Segovia.

Visit to Spain

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In May 2016, some Year 6 pupils visited Segovia as part of the successful exchange programme with two primary schools and the university there.

World Book Day 2016

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We celebrated World Book Day on Friday 4th March. Children dressed as their favourite book characters and we invited parents in to school to share reading with the children. We held our annual book quiz in which the Sharks won the trophy.

Visual Arts at RCS

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a selection of artwork

Science at RCS

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We love to stimulate scientific discovery

Election Day

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160 children all voted for our School Ambassadors. See how the process works. http://www.riponcathedralschool.org.uk/School-Parliament/