• Snow Day - Recently, we had a frosty night in December when snow fell heavily and we all woke up to thick, untouched snow covering our cars and pathways around us!! You looked out your windows to see people scraping ice from their cars and children wrapping up warm before heading out. Most schools had closed down because …
  • ECO Council games at the Christmas Fair - Amelia and Samuel, in Year 4, created a blowing paper ball game.  It was all made from recycled and Eco friendly materials. Rocco and Leo, in Year 6, created a pin the hat on Santa game – prizes were bulbs to plant in the garden.
  • Gardening Club at Christmas time - Pupils in the Ryde School Gardening Club created table decorations using dried flowers and seasonal greenery to sell at the Christmas fair.  They also sold mistletoe which they had harvested from the apples trees in the school grounds.
  • A visit by the Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire - On Friday 1st April 2022, we were visited by the Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire who came and helped plant a tree for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.
  • Football Tournament - On Thursday the 21st of October Years 5 and 6 participated in a football tournament at De Havilland school. There were 2 groups one of which contained De Havilland B team, Countess Anne, Hatfield Community and us, The Ryde. We played our first game against De Havilland and won 4-0; we tried really hard and …
  • Year 5 Art trip to National Gallery - As part of the cross curriculum water topic this term, children in Year 5 went on a trip to The National Gallery.
  • Year 3 Celtic Harmony Camp - We visited Celtic Harmony Camp.  We took part in a range of activities such as making bread and weaving.