Category Archives: Information

Maths support


Have you seen our Maths support page? It contains lots of useful links to games and videos to help with Maths, such as ‘Hit the button’ which is great for practising your times tables, doubles, halves or number bonds. Go to Maths support page for links to games for both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. There are fun music videos to help you learn your times tables too.

School Meal Survey


Chartwells, who provide our school meals are undertaking a survey to gauge your responses about the school meals provided by them at Ravensmead. School Meals Poster Nov 16 Go to to complete the survey. Please talk to your children and gauge their views about the meals. You may like to know that it is currently impossible to reinstate the very successful meals for parents and grandparents. This is due to the Government’s decision to offer Free School Meals to Reception, Year

Fundamental British Values


The DfE have recently reinforced the need “to create and enforce a clear and rigorous expectation on all schools to promote the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs.” The Government set out its definition of British values in the 2011 Prevent Strategy, and these values have been reiterated this year (2014). At Ravensmead these important values are reinforced regularly and addressed in the following

Learning Platform


Have you helped your child to access the Launchpad365 Learning Platform yet? The learning platform is a secure, password protected website and learning area for Ravensmead School pupils and staff. It helps children to access learning from home and to collaborate on projects with their friends from school. Children can learn about class topics or clubs of interest. Look at the diary dates to see new events. You can also get help to stay safe online.