Year 2 September 2018
Year 2 have had a very exciting start to their year! They were sent to investigate the strange movements on the school roof garden and found a crashed spaceship. They discovered it belonged to Beegu and have started work on their mission to get him home. In numeracy we have been exploring the place value of digits in a 2-digit number. In science we went on a hunt around school to find things which are living, once living and non-living. We found slugs, worms, dead leaves and plastic.
Year 2 went on a forest school trip to Kingston University. We listened to stories set in the forest and we completed team building activities such as den building.
Children in Year 2 sold their Pet Rocks at the summer fair, having won Dragons' Den in Enterprise Week with their idea. They raised £75!
Rooftop garden Summer 2018
The children planted sunflowers, tomatoes, potatoes, onions and beans to name a few - they are almost ready to harvest.
Year 1 trip to Vine Park
The children in Year 1 had a wonderful day at Vine Park in Barnes.
Year 4 trip to Greenwich
Year 4 took a boat down the Thames to go mudlarking in Greenwich and search for Roman treasure
Maths Week winners' assembly
The teams the Dragons judged to be the best business plans were announced.
Children from Years 1-6 pitched their business ideas to 4 Dragons, who were very impressed with both their original plans and their financial acumen.
Carpet time in the Nursery
Nursery learning how to sit on the carpet, so that we can learn to our best ability.
In Nursery we have some favourite rhymes and poems. We enjoyed re-enacting the Nursery Rhyme Little Miss Muffet – it was fun being chased away by the spider! We painted Miss Muffet and the Spider. We drew pictures of spiders and counted their legs. Did you know spiders have 8 legs?
Year 1 class assembly
Year 1's assembly was all about amazing animals. We talked about the features of different types of animals and showed the difference between carnivores, herbivores and omnivores. We also showed our artwork of sculptural insects, finishing with a song.
Opening Event 23rd March 2018
Justine Greening MP officially opened Ronald Ross and Greenmead.
Year 2 trip to Waterstones
Year 2 visited Waterstones in Putney to listen to a story and choose and buy new books for our new library.
Year 2 scooter training
Year 2 had a session at school showing them how to stay safe on their scooters.
Year 2 trip to Pizza Express
Year 2 visited Pizza Express and learned how to make their own pizzas.
Reception trip to the Science Museum
During Science Week the children in Reception have been investigating floating and sinking. To enhance their learning we went to the Science Museum to learn about objects floating in space. We also visited the garden and the children had lots of fun exploring construction, water, sound and light.
Year 4 trip to the British Museum
Year 4 visited the British Museum to find out more about the Romans.
Winter Music Concert 2017
Our music concert was one of our best ever, and very well attended by families of our children.
ESOL Christmas Party
Our ESOL group celebrated the end of term with an international feast - including food from Pakistan, Japan and Ethiopia.
Year 4 trip to the Natural History Musem
Year 4 went to the Natural History Museum to see the exhibition of the blue whale.
School Council planting outside local development
Some members of our School Council went to the Cambium development and worked hard, planting a variety of plants to brighten up the outside of the development. Keep an eye out for the flower bed as you pass!
Assembly with Queen Elizabeth Foundation and Greenmead
The theme for this year’s anti-bullying week is ‘all different, all equal’ so it was a pleasure to have an assembly presentation by the Queen Elizabeth Foundation today. The QEF funds mobility chairs for very young children, and adapts toys for disabled children. We had a great morning learning about the myths surrounding disability and our spirits were lifted by the visiting Greenmead makaton choir, performing ‘Tomorrow’ from the musical Annie.
Reception visit from the Fire Service
In Reception class we explored the celebration of light and colour. When studying the fireworks that celebrate Diwali, we learnt that Fireworks can be dangerous so we were visited by firefighters from Wandsworth Fire Station to teach us about fire safety and the important job firefighters do.
Year 4's trip to Kensington Palace
Year 4 had a fascinating day at Kensington Palace learning about kings and queens, followed by some time in the Princess Diana Memorial playground.
Harvest festival assembly 2017
We had an assembly to celebrate the Harvest Festival, where Ben from Holy Trinity Church told us about the Harvest Festival, and we also found out about the Food Bank.
Trip to the Museum of Childhood
As part of Year 1’s Past and Present curriculum topic, we have been learning about old and new toys in History. Year 1 enjoyed a fantastic trip to the Museum of Childhood in Bethnal Green to learn about toys from the past and the present. They also took part in a workshop all about teddy bears. What a great day out!
Countryfile Ramble 2017
We had a great time on Wimbledon Common and raised money for Children in Need.
The wolf blowing the house down - Science lesson
Year 2 tested materials to test for suitability for building houses for model pigs. Then the 'Big Bad Wolf' tried to blow them down to see which material was best.
Macmillan coffee morning
We bought lots of delicious cakes at our Parent Time to raise money for Macmillan.
Reading Breakfast 26th May
We had a reading breakfast on 26th May in the playground. Lots of families attended and enjoyed sharing a book over breakfast.
Summer Music concert 2017
Our Summer Music Concert was a great success, with lots of harmonies from all year groups!
LTLTR todder group
Some future Ronald Ross pupils enjoying the Learn to Love to Read toddler group!
Learn to Love to Read toddler group
Our Learn to Love to Read toddler group took place in the sunshine today.
ESOL group assembly on Ramadan
The parents who are learning English at Ronald Ross gave an assembly to the school about Ramadan.
Year 1 Book Week Activities
Year 1 had a visit from author BB Taylor and also read with children from Year 3.
BB Taylor Author Visit - Year 6
Author BB Taylor visited the school and did a workshop with Year 6
Talent Show Winner's Trip
Our 2017 Talent Show winner, Muneeb, took two friends to Pizza Express for lunch as his prize.
International Food Fayre March 2017
More delicious food from around the world beautifully prepared by our parents.
Talent Show 2017
Our annual Talent Show was a great success as always. Here are some photos of the entries of each class, together with the winner, Muneeb in Year 2!
Year 1 did several investigations into the human body as part of Science Week.
Drama workshop with Putney High School
Year 2 have been doing a drama workshop with Year 9 students from Putney High based around African stories.
Year 2 trip to Holly Lodge
Year 2 went on a trip to Holly Lodge in Richmond Park where they looked at minibeasts, the things we all need for survival and building habitats for animals.
Panathlon - February 2017
Here are our amazing gold-medal winning Panathletes, victorious at the south-west London semi-finals of the Panathalon Challenge 2017. They will now be representing Ronald Ross in the London finals in April at the Olympic Park!
The Wandle Trust came to our assembly to talk about the history of our local river, the Wandle, and climate change.
Year 2 Polka Theatre workshop
Year 2 retold the story of Babe The Sheep-Pig through drama and dance having seen the production at the Polka Theatre
Panathlon November 2016
Team Ronald Ross won silver medals at the Panathlon on 16th November!
Anti Bullying Weeek 2016
Paralympian Ryan Raghoo is visiting the school on Monday 14th November
New School Building
A collection of photos showing the new Ronald Ross Primary School that is currently being built in our old playground.
Student Council visits the new school site
Our student council representatives visited the construction site where our new school will be built. They were able to meet the project manager Barry and ask questions about the building work.
Author Paul Geraghty
We were visited by Paul Geraghty who is an author and illustrator of children's picture books and novels, including Slobcat, Solo, The Hunter, The Hoppameleon, Monty's Journey and Look out, Patrick. Here are some of the pictures from his visit. The children were able to purchase signed copies of his books!
Millers Ark Animals
Early years and Key stage 1 were visited by Miller's Ark Animals. It was lovely to meet all the animals which included a Donkey and her foal. Other animals included a sheep, lambs, rabbits, hens and Guinea pigs.
Kings College Jazz Troupe
We were delighted to have Kings college Jazz band visit our school and perform at our assembly
Staff at Ronald Ross
Here are a number of pictures of the staff at Ronald Ross, as seen through the eyes of our children...
HEYDAY film workshop
Our students have been taking part in a film course project. During the weekly workshops Ronald Ross pupils are involved in all aspects of film making from directing, acting, writing and editing.
Officials at Wimbledon Tennis
Year 4 were visited by an official lines umpire from Wimbledon Tennis.
Celebration Day Diamond Jubilee at Ronald Ross Primary School
Celebrating 60 Years of Ronald Ross Primary School. Past, present & future!
Victorian Day at Ronald Ross Primary School
On July 1st we held a Victorian Tea party. All classes researched, designed and prepared foods suitable for a Victorian picnic and the children also designed and created decorative tableware to serve their food to present for a Masterchef style competition. The delicious dishes included Kedgeree, Lemon Iced Tea and Victoria sponge cake. The children also presented their research which included looking at using sustainable foods. Afterwards the children were able to enjoy tasting the delights of their dishes and play Victorian playground games. Congratulations to our competition winners Year 4!
Roehampton University & Year 5
Roehampton university Year 3 BA Primary Education students with Year 5 pupils.
60 Years - Ronald Ross Primary School
A few pictures of Ronald Ross Primary School over the 60 Years
Easter Bonnet Parade
A variety of lovely photos from our Easter Bonnet Parade....including our very own Bunny rabbits!
Chinese New Year -Reception class
Reception have been learning all about Chinese new year and opened their own Chinese restaurant which included a traditional Chinese menu. They have even had a go at eating with chopsticks!
Designing and making London Landmarks
Reception have been learning all about London and have designed and made models of the different landmarks - can you guess what they are?
Bike It Breakfast
To promote healthy eating and exercise we asked the children to travel to school by either bike / scooter and offered them a free healthy breakfast.
Year 3 Class work- Various
A collection of pieces of work from some of our Year 3 children including marble art work