William Ransom Race for Life!

Yesterday, the School Council members and Orbit team organised the very first William Ransom Race for Life event, and it was a roaring success! We were keen to hold a Race for Life event to raise money for Cancer Research UK, in memory of Tracy Ryan, a well-loved pupil, parent and governor of the school. … Read more

The School Council

The members of the School Council for the year 2016-2017, elected by their classes in October, have had a busy term. They were keen to raise money for Children in Need and so organised a cake sale, which took place in school on Friday 18th November. All members of the School Council helped to man … Read more

Busy Weeks for the School Council

The School Council members have been busy in the last few weeks. They ran three stalls at the Winter Wonderland and have collected food in support of the 'Letchworth Foodbank'. Lots of members of the School Council were able to help to run the stalls at the Winter Wonderland which involved guessing the name of … Read more


Today the whole school met on the playground at 11am to 'Stamp Out Bullying'. This was part of a national campaign organised by the First News newspaper. Members of the School Council and The Orbit (school newspaper) teams spotted this campaign in First News at the beginning of term and were keen to get involved. … Read more

Cake Sale Success!

Last Thursday, 12th November, members of the School Council ran a cake sale to raise money for Children in Need. Some of the older members had made posters and put these up around the school prior to the day, and the amount of cakes donated was overwhelming. The School Council helped Mrs Mills and Mrs … Read more

Children in Need and more…

Members of the School Council have been busy at their meetings this half term, making plans to raise money for Children in Need amongst other things. Children in Need is on Friday 13th November this year, but the School Council are holding their cake sale on Thursday 12th November.  If you are able to donate … Read more

The New School Council!

The newly-elected members of The School Council for 2015-2016 met for the first time yesterday. A 'chair', two 'vice-chairs' and a 'secretary' were elected during the meeting and the group are full of ideas and enthusiasm.

A busy term for the School Council!

The School Council have been busy this term, meeting regularly to discuss any issues raised by the members of their classes and organising some bigger events. Their first job was to ensure that every class had a 'School Council suggestion box' so that ideas could be put forward more easily. Over a couple of lunchtimes, the … Read more

Letter from the School Council

We are the School Council and we have been out at the school gates for the last 2 weeks watching the traffic. We have been concerned about a number of different problems that we have seen and we think could cause an accident. These are the things we have seen: ·         People driving too fast … Read more

Children in Need Cake Sale and Raffle

On Friday 14th November, the School Council organised a cake sale and raffle to raise money for Children in Need.  The cake sale was a great success due to the large quantity of cakes.  Thank you to anyone who donated! In the afternoon we were also joined in our special assembly by a very special … Read more