I have been so impressed with all the learning has gone on at home this week. It seems lots of you have been learning some new cooking skills. This is going to be my challenge over the next two weeks! I don’t know if Mr Driver is looking forward to it or not! There are … Read more Another week of Home Learning!
We have all now survived two weeks of home working and home schooling. I am sure you have all started to adapt to a new way of living and all of us are learning new IT skills as we introduce ourselves to Zoom and Skype. Thank you for all the lovely messages we have received … Read more What a very strange end of term!
I hope that you and all the children are keeping well and safe! I know we keep saying it, but these really are unprecedented times and I am so grateful to all of you for ‘doing your bit’ whether as a key worker or as a parent, keeping your children safe at home. I am … Read more So, you have survived your first week!!
I am writing this newsletter as if we are breaking up for the Easter holidays although I know in reality it could be a lot longer than this, but so much is unknown! As I have said to many of you at the school gate this week, I have got up and come to work … Read more Well, what strange times we are living through!
The Orbit team have been busy writing articles for the Spring edition of the Orbit. As many children will not be at school for the next few weeks we have decided to upload it to the website instead of sending out a printed issue this term.We hope you enjoy reading it!Don’t forget to enter the … Read more The William Ransom Orbit – Spring 2020
Following my letter home yesterday, I am sure you will have all seen the latest update from the government last evening. We are now being advised that if anyone in a household is showing a fever or a persistent cough then the whole family must isolate for 14 days. Anyone who is vulnerable i.e. elderly, … Read more Latest news
As national and our local media continues to update us on the movement and progression of the Coronavirus, we thought it was important to share with you the most recent guidance for schools from Public Health England. Links can be found below; https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-educational-settings-about-covid-19 As a school we are managing this issue sensitively as we appreciate … Read more Information regarding Coronavirus
Next week we are starting on some landscape work towards the back gate of the school. This is to clear the areas under the trees adjacent to the reception playground and replace the surface with an all-weather surface, which will be much more useful in school. This is being funded by the SPA and we … Read more Important Information!