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
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 The Garden House Hospice Project
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 Football
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 Dance Competition!
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 Science Week Launch
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 Wix Cup Winners!
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 Netball Match report
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 Girls’ Cup Final
We have had a packed fixture list this week with two league matches in as many days. We started off with a home match against Weston on Wednesday. This was an excellent match, with some great goals and we managed to win 6-3. Onto Thursday and we went away to Highover. Again this was a … Read more WR Football Team has been busy this week!
The Girls fought their way through an incredibly tough semi-final in their football match today. After going two nil down, to an excellent Ickleford side, the girls fought hard and didn’t give up. They were then rewarded by two inspirational solo goals from Lily and Emma to bring them back level. This took us into … Read more Wix Cup Finals Here We Come!