Our Sporting Year & PE and Sport Premium

Despite a disappointing end to our sporting year, William Ransom have managed to have another incredibly successful year. There have been a lot of changes and we are very happy with all of them. The biggest and most important change has been the addition of Mr Vincent to our team . Mr Vincent has supported … Read more

Orbit Spring Photo Competition

Thank you to everyone who has entered the Orbit Spring Photo competition. We’ve had lots of amazing entries as you can see below. The Orbit team will decide on our winners when we are back in school, but we thought it would be nice to share them with you all for now. Seb has also … Read more

The Garden House Hospice Project

Eight children from Year 5 were chosen to take part in The Garden House Hospice Project again this year. In Week 1, the children met their new patient partners, made name badges for each other, took part in Speed Chatting with Hospice members of staff, listened to a story about coping with worries and had … Read more

Football

We’ve had another busy week of fixtures with two home matches against Mary Exton and St Ippolyts. On Wednesday we continued our winning run with a 2-1 win over Mary Exton and then Thursday saw an incredibly close game end in a draw with St Ipps. Unfortunately the upcoming rallies have been postponed. We will … Read more

Dance Competition!

The dance girls have been working extremely hard since September on a dance for entry into a regional competition. Girls from Year 5/6 have given up many lunchtimes to come and learn the piece and worked incredibly hard on their timing and technique. Yesterday, we travelled to The Gordon Craig Theatre in Stevenage to take … Read more

Science Week Launch

Science Week 2020 was launched on Friday with a presentation and demonstration based on this year’s theme ‘Our Diverse Planet.’ In the whole school assembly, children heard about what makes our planet so amazing and the diversity on it; from landscapes to animal life, materials obtained from it and products created and the weather subjected … Read more

Wix Cup Winners!

Yesterday our A-team took part in the Wix Cup final against Samuel Lucas. It was a perfect sunny afternoon, with a big crowd out to support both teams. This was a very tough match against extremely good opposition. We got off to a good start having a lot of the ball and making some good … Read more

Netball Match report

The netball team had two great matches last week against Highover, with the Year 6 team drawing 4-4 and the Year 5s (with a few bonus Year 6s) sadly finishing with a loss. Below are the match reports written by some of the team. William Ransom against Highover (Year 6 team) Netball : 26 February … Read more

Girls’ Cup Final

The girls team were away at Samuel Lucas for their Wix Cup final, in some awful conditions, yesterday. The girls worked extremely hard and got very muddy. They showed excellent determination and some really good passages of play. The game started poorly as we went one nil down very early on. For the rest of … Read more