It was a shame after weeks of fabulous weather that riders taking part in Sunday’s Ryedale Rumble cycle sportive had to cope with high winds, lashing rain and, up on the moor tops, fog! But cyclists are hardy folk and, though there were quite a few no shows, those that did come along to school […]
On Monday 16th July 2018, Year 10 students engaged in a mock interview process in the school hall with thirteen local employers. Each student completed a mock application form in preparation for the interview. After their 15-minute interview they received useful and constructive feedback which will assist them in their college/apprenticeship interviews during the next […]
On Wednesday 11th July, we travelled down to Wimbledon with 10 Year 9 girls. We were lucky enough to be allocated two centre court tickets and ten court 2 tickets. There were some excellent, close matches with great tennis. The highlights were seeing British player, Heather Watson have a three set ladies doubles but unfortunately […]
A rounders picnic took place last Thursday with the Year 8 A, B & C teams playing the Year 7 A , B & C teams with over 60 girls taking part. Six Year 10 sports leaders umpired and coached the teams. It was a fantastic evening of sport and was great to see so […]
Some year 10 student’s recently took part in a Business and Enterprise Day at Thomas the Bakers. On arrival students were given a talk by the site manager, who had worked for the company for over forty years. The students were told how Mr Thomas had set up the business , how it had grown […]
A group of Year 10 students recently attended a careers based ‘Explore and Inspire day’ based around Health and Social Care. Students were selected to attend this event, after identifying an interest in a career in medicine/ healthcare via the year 10 careers survey. Students spent the morning at The Abbey Care Home, a beautiful […]
Please find below the powerpoint presentation held recently at school.
On Monday 9th July 2018, Year 7 students were involved in a Careers and Enterprise Workshop; The Trading Game. The Trading Game is a fast paced and lively enterprise activity, delivered by staff from NYBEP, allowing students to get involved in the stock market. Students bought and sold shares, using a ‘Trading Pit’, which was […]
The year 10 girls’ tennis team have been unbeaten in the LTA Team Tennis Division 2 league. They have had some great wins, particularly against the Ampleforth side, where all four players were successful. The team will now go on to play in the play offs against Queen Margaret’s, which will be a tough game, […]
Year 10 students have recently completed their work experience programme, with a range of local, national and international employers. After months of planning and organisation, we are delighted to hear that so many students have thoroughly enjoyed this experience, where they have developed a range of skills required for success in the workplace. A huge […]
On Wednesday 4th July, myself and five other students embarked on a trip to Telford; Alex Gilhooley, Isaac Thompson, Reuben Lally, Emily White, Grace Langton-White and Isabel Hogg. The trip saw us make a 5.15am start, with a lengthy train journey to and from the venue, returning home at 9.45pm. We were accompanied by Miss […]
We are delighted to announce that Ryedale School’s PE department came second in the Outstanding School Teaching Team of the Year, winning the Highly Commended Award, at the recent North Yorkshire Teaching Awards 2018 held on the 21st of June in Harrogate. Miss Jenny Flintoft attended the event and collected the award on behalf of […]
The Gardening Club have been very busy over the past few weeks planting up their raised beds. They have worked in groups and have been responsible for three raised beds. They were allocated a budget and chose what they wanted to plant. It has been amazing to see their commitment, especially in this hot weather. […]
This much loved annual event was blessed with wonderful weather as Year 11 pupils all gathered for a fantastic evening in Helmsley.
Ryedale School is delighted to announce that it has reached the finals of the prestigious annual Ryman National Enterprise Challenge, the UK’s largest school’s enterprise education competition. The Ryman National Enterprise Challenge is part of the Inspirational Learning Group, whose aim is to provide innovative and enterprising off-timetable events for schools, colleges and universities; engaging, […]