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Author Visit - Steve Cole

Years 5 - 8 had a real treat this afternoon when best selling author Steve Cole came to visit. Steve has written over 150 books and is currently writing his fourth book in the young James Bond series. Shoot to Kill is out now and Strike Lightning will be published in September. The children were enthralled with his entertaining stories …

17th May 2016

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Success in 'Richmond in Bloom' art competition

We are very proud that Lilah and Nina came runners up in their category for the 'Richmond in Bloom' competition. The girls and their parents were invited to an award ceremony and tea party at York House where they both received certificates and prizes from the Mayor. Congratulations!

13th May 2016

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BBC micro:bit computers given to all Year 7 pupils

Year 7 classes had fun programming their new BBC micro:bit computers today. They can use their BBC micro:bit for all sorts of cool creations, from robots to musical instruments – the possibilities are endless. The micro:bit is a handheld, fully programmable computer being given free to every Year 7 or equivalent child across the UK. It’…

09th May 2016

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Taekwondo Masters Tournament

Year 7 pupil Joseph N finished with a Silver Medal at the recent Taewondo Master Tournament at the Lee Valley Park. To read more see his account below.

04th May 2016

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Summer Rowing

This summer term we have competed at the London Youth Games trials. Both indoor and outdoor rowing trials were held to represent the borough of Richmond.

28th Apr 2016

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Year 6 Junior Citizen Holly Lodge

On Tuesday we all went on a trip to Holly Lodge in Richmond Park to talk about junior citizenship and what it meant. We were put into different groups and we all did lots of different activities with the Metropolitan Police, Transport for London, London Fire Brigade and the NHS.

28th Apr 2016

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Micheal Fallon Lecture - Sixth Form politics students

Last week our Lower Sixth government and politics class had the chance to attend a lecture at Coombe Bank (Radnor House's sister school). The speech was conducted by Michael Fallon who is the MP for Kent and, most importantly, our Defence Minister.

16th Mar 2016

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UK Maths Challenge

On Friday 26th February I was lucky enough to take part in the UK Mathematics Trust Intermediate Team challenge at City of London School along with Zeke Y8, Bronwyn Y8 and Sean in Y9.

14th Mar 2016

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Radnor Debating Success

The Junior Debating team have been going from strength to strength in the West London Junior Debating league, and are currently second in their group. They are progressing brilliantly in their weekly sessions in school too —apologies to any parents who may be finding their children more ‘persuasive’ than usual as a result! Below, Imoge…

11th Mar 2016

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House Cross Country

Last Saturday saw an excellent turnout of pupils and parents to our annual Cross Country event at St Mary's playing fields in Teddington.

11th Mar 2016

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World Book Day

Radnor House pupils celebrated World Book Day on March 3th with a quiz fest throughout the school. Children in Years 3 to 9 dressed up in fantastic costumes as their favourite book character.

07th Mar 2016

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PSHEE Drop Down Day

On Friday 4th March, pupils across the school took part in a full day of PSHEE activities. This was our third Drop Down Day and was the biggest yet, spanning a whole day and including pupils from Y3-U6.

04th Mar 2016

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"Grease" is the word

Pupils from across the school performed in a standout production of Grease this week to packed audiences of parents, friends and staff.

12th Feb 2016

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Junior School South America Day

The Junior School was treated to a first hand experience of growing up in South America, thanks to two Radnor parents coming in to talk to the pupils about their home countries - Columbia and Ecuador.

04th Feb 2016

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Year 8 Trip to Bath & Stonehenge

Y8 recently set out on their Latin and Classical Civilisation trip to Bath and Stonehenge. It was a fantastic day with visits to two World Heritage sites—the Roman baths in Bath (or Aquae Sulis) and the iron-age stone circle at Stonehenge

02nd Feb 2016

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Junior School visit the O2 Young Voices Concert

On Friday 29th February, Radnor House Juniors made their way over to the O2 to sing in one of the largest choirs of its kind! Junior schools from all over the country gathered to sing a 2 hour programme of songs together as a choir of 7,500 children!!

01st Feb 2016

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Library News December

Patron of Reading and Author in Residence Creative Writing Course for Year 5 & 6 Year 5 & 6 each enjoyed 2 hours with our Patron of Reading Julia Suzuki as she shared creative writing tips with us. We used some fantastic templates for character creations and Story Mountains for story building.

03rd Dec 2015

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Radnor House wins ISA Community Award

Following the success of our Make a Difference Day in September we are delighted to win the Award for the Community Initiative for 2015 at the Independent Schools Awards held on Friday 13th November.

20th Nov 2015

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Remembrance Service

Radnor House joined forces with St Catherine's school in a Remembrance service at the Radnor Gardens Memorial. All the pupils and staff from both schools gathered in a windy Radnor Gardens to pay their respects in the traditional remembrance services held on 11th November.

11th Nov 2015

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Senior Pupils Head to Queens College Oxford

As part of our programme in supporting Oxford, Cambridge and other specialist university applications, we organised for a small group of year 10 and 11 students to visit the University of Oxford on Friday 2nd October.

06th Nov 2015

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Snowdon Challange Team

Congratulations Radnor House Snowdon Challenge Team. Around 60 pupils and parents climbed Snowdon on 3rd October and everybody made it to the top.

22nd Oct 2015

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Year 7 Activity Camping Weekend

Year 7 returned from their fantastic team building weekend on Monday full of stories of their adventures and lots of new friends. Read more to find out what they got up to.....

11th Sep 2015

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Nomination for the Independent School Awards

We are delighted to announce that Radnor House has been nominated for the TES Independent School of the Year Awards 2015. This year we are delighted to receive recognition in the category of Governing Body of the Year and look forward to the prize giving event on 27th November

09th Sep 2015

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Radnor House Sports Day Round Up

On Wednesday, the whole school decamped to St Mary's University Athletics track for a full day of inter-house sport and competition. All points gained will count towards the overall House Competition.

10th Jul 2015

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New Head Girl & Boy appointed

After a rigorous process of student and teacher votes, plus a gruelling interview with the Chairman and the Head, Sahara and Oliver have been appointed the first Head Girl and Head Boy respectively in the history of Radnor House.

06th May 2015

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Junior School Trip to Harry Potter World

Our Day at Harry Potter World The Junior School Core EPP students were lucky enough to go to Harry Potter World at the end of a very exciting six month period of studying the various aspects of Harry Potter.

28th Apr 2015

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New Radnor Resident

Over the Easter holidays a nesting mallard duck, perhaps attracted by the newly remodelled terrace, took up residence in a cosy flower pot outside Mr Paton’s office. We have sought advice from the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds and are privileged to be providing a temporary home until the ducklings hatch!

24th Apr 2015

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Easter Rowing Camp

This year’s Easter Rowing Camp was very successful, with the largest group we’ve ever had in attendance.

23rd Apr 2015

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Year 7 pupil Archie wins the night hike challenge with his scout group

Archie is a member of 7th Teddington Air Scouts. On Saturday night he took part in the Greater London South West Night Hike Exercise from Bentley Copse Scout Camp in Shere, in the Surrey Hills. 42 teams took part and Archie’s team came first winning a shield and certificate. This is the first time 7th Teddington have won the Exercise.…

04th Apr 2015

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Radnor House raises money for Diabetes Research

This week is charity week at Radnor House and this year we are raising funds for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). More children suffer from Type 1 diabetes in the UK than many other chronic illnesses. Type 1 Diabetes is a chronic and lifelong condition for which there is no cure, but there IS HOPE and with the help of JDRF re…

20th Mar 2015

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Ibstock Place U18's Hockey Tournament Winners

On Wednesday 18th March, history was made at Radnor House when the girls returned to school with glistening Gold Medals after winning their first major competition EVER... which was the U18 Hockey Tournament run by Ibstock Place School.

18th Mar 2015

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Science Students attend Science Live lectures

The first Science outing to the annual GCSE Science Live was a great trip for the EPP students for Science. It is rare to have the opportunity to hear so many world-renowned scientists speaking together. Among the big names were fertility expert Professor Lord Robert Winston, Professor of Physics Jim Al-Khalili and Professor of Genetics S…

11th Mar 2015

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Nico Baker raises £2,000 for Diabetes Research

Year 5 pupil Nico Baker decided to make two new year’s resolutions at school in January. The first was to look after his sister, Hannah, a pupil in Year 4 at Radnor House, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes a year ago. The second resolution was to raise as much money as he can for JDRF, the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

27th Feb 2015

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New Sixth Form Common Room

We are very pleased to announce that plans have been approved for a new Sixth Form Common Room to be built on a second level within the existing Chapel. The Common Room will be available for the enjoyment of our L6 and U6 students during their time in the Sixth Form as an area to study and socialise in that is very much theirs.

17th Feb 2015

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Sixth Form Historians' visit to Auschwitz

Two Sixth Formers accompanied Mr Winterburn for an unforgettable day trip at Auschwitz. As ambassadors, they have been tasked with sharing the memories and ensuring schoolchildren understand what happened during the holocaust. Mr Winterburn recalls the day's events below:-

05th Feb 2015

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E-Safety Week

This week is Radnor House's annual 'E-Safety Week', where we provide information and advice to both parents and pupils on how to stay safe online. Our focus this year is on bridging the gap between generations and encouraging an open and honest conversation about e-safety in the family home.

04th Feb 2015

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Joseph and his Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

The School production of Joseph and his Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat is on Monday 9th and Tuesday 10th February. Don't forget to collect your free tickets from reception. Only 150 tickets available for each night. Drinks will be served at 6pm, with the show commencing at 6.30pm - don't miss it.

28th Jan 2015

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Grappling Competition

On Friday 9th January Radnor House held a grappling competition, which is a two minute fight where both competitors battle for the dominant position.

19th Jan 2015

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Year 10 Trip to Houses of Parliament

A number of historians in Y10, including several EPP students, had a wonderful opportunity to visit the Palace of Westminster (that’s Parliament to you and me!) at the start of January.

12th Jan 2015

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Advent Calendar Campaign

Pupils in the Junior School recently took part in a campaign to collect as many advent calendars as possible in support of Hounslow Community Foodbox.

19th Dec 2014

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