Ryde School DT department have been making face shields for Isle of Wight healthcare workers

Miss Rose who is making face shields

Those still in the school putting their skills to good use and making face shields for the local NHS and care homes

Tuesday, 21st April, 2020 3:52pm

By Ra Hennessy with one comment

Isle of Wight GCSE Results: 19% of all grades at Ryde School at 9 or 8 and 86% at new pass rate of 9 to 4

Ryde School pupils holding up their GCSE Results

Pupils at Ryde School celebrated their hard work as 19% of all grades were either 9 or 8, and 86% were at new pass rate of 9 to 4.

Thursday, 22nd August, 2019 2:19pm

By Ra Hennessy

A-Level results: Many success stories for Ryde School students

A Level and IB successes at Ryde School

The Head Master said this year marks the end of a period of significant change at A-Level which makes many of these achievements, the combined work of pupils and staff, the more impressive.

Thursday, 15th August, 2019 1:44pm

By Ra Hennessy with one comment

Ryde School create giant poppy for Armistice Cenenary

Ryde School Armistice 2018

As the Armistice Centenary approached, pupils at Ryde School spent the week remembering those who lost their lives during the First World War ending the week by creating a huge poppy in the school grounds.

Sunday, 11th November, 2018 9:21am

By Ra Hennessy

Ryde School ‘ticks all six boxes that really matter’ says influential educationalist

Sir Anthony Seldon with Lauren Bromley and Ollie Coulson, both Prefects in the Upper Sixth at Ryde School

Well known influential educationalist and writer on mindfulness and holistic education, Sir Anthony Seldon said Ryde School ‘ticks all six boxes that really matter'.

Friday, 21st September, 2018 6:58am

By Ra Hennessy

Ryde School: Over quarter of all GCSEs at A* inc 17 at top grade 9

GCSE results at Ryde School

17% of exams were awarded the very top grade of a 9 and over a quarter of all results were either A* or the equivalent (9 and 8) – the best figures ever for the very top grade.

Thursday, 23rd August, 2018 12:14pm

By Ra Hennessy

Ryde School: One third of all A-Level grades at A* or A

Jajeevan Sriskandarajah, Hermione McCue and Febe Campbell-Collins

Over half Ryde School A-Level students achieved at least one A grade and a third at least two. Here are the provisional details on results day.

Thursday, 16th August, 2018 5:25pm

By Ra Hennessy

Ryde School: Highest % of A* GCSE grades in over ten years

Ryde GCSE Results 17_9378 rr

24% of entries were awarded A* whilst 91% of Ryde School pupils achieved 5 or more A* to C grades including Maths and English.

Thursday, 24th August, 2017 12:00pm

By Ra Hennessy

Ryde School Sixth Form: Over a third of pupils achieved A* or A

girls Ryde A level Results 17_9283

More than a third of pupils at Ryde School achieved A* or A in their A-level results and over a quarter of pupils achieved two A grades in the largely reformed exams.

Thursday, 17th August, 2017 11:59am

By Ra Hennessy with 3 readers' comments

Plans revealed for school’s new boarding house and sports pitch

ryde schol boarding plans

Comments have opened on the planning application for a boarding house to accommodate up to 68 pupils at Ryde School. It will sit alongside a new Astro turf pitch with the potential for inter-school and local sports club benefit.

Friday, 24th March, 2017 5:23pm

By Ra Hennessy

Talented Island mathematicians achieve national success

Mathematicians from Ryde School

Congratulations to the budding mathematicians from the Isle of Wight who won the South East regional final of this national Maths Challenge last week, especially Wilf Armfield who scored 125/125.

Thursday, 1st December, 2016 5:20pm

By Ra Hennessy with 2 readers' comments

Your chance to meet inspirational women in leadership

women in leadership

If you are aged 14 or above, don't miss this opportunity to meet inspirational women in leadership. Reserve your free ticket now.

Thursday, 16th June, 2016 7:43am

By Ra Hennessy