We are delighted to introduce you to Riddlesdown Collegiate. Working as part of The Collegiate Trust we enjoy the autonomy to make the very best provision for your child, delivering the Trust’s ambition of Exceptional Education for All. Our aim at all times is to develop quality partnerships with families, effective learning for our students and success for all members of our community. We are committed to collaboration both within the Collegiate and with other schools and academies.

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Summer Poetry

The summer is a great time for young people to recharge after a busy academic year by engaging with poetry. Through various competitions and classwork this year, many students have written some wonderful poetry.Poetry allows young people to think really deeply and to express that thinking in unique ways. The poetry might be designed to…

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Dragons Den

Year 9 students participated in enrichment week recently in which provided them with key life skills such as team building and creative thinking. Tutor Groups 9JRS and 9HCB participated in an immersive Dragons Den lesson in which they created and innovated products.In 9HCB, students designed a lunch box in which they were free to design…

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Steel Pan Workshop

During enrichment week, the opportunity to learn how to play steel pans and the tuba had been presented to year 9. The exposure to these instruments had been described as quite “challenging yet fun” by a few students who had then mentioned the group work had helped them with teamwork skills. Many had also enjoyed the…

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