£175raised of £500 target by 17 supporters

Weʼre raising £500 to go towards developing our outdoor area, in order to provide many more exciting and challenging outdoor learning opportunities.

LDerby, United Kingdom

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Mrs Patel (Teaching Assistant) has chosen to embark on a physically demanding personal challenge to climb Mount Kilimanjaro with her husband over the Christmas period. As part of the challenge, Mrs Patel has expressed a desire to raise money for the school.

All pupils are taking part in a ‘Ridgeway Hike’ in January where we will be walking as a class around the entire school field, including the hill (Mount Kilimanjaro), for a period of 30 minutes. Following this, we will calculate how far the children have walked so that we can compare to Mrs Patels’ challenge! In order to make a link as much as possible we are asking that pupils come prepared dressed in warm clothing, waterproof shoes and a rucksack.

We are proud of the strong family atmosphere we have at Ridgeway. Our children’s families are regarded as an essential part of our learning community and we aim to create opportunities for them to become as involved as possible in their child’s learning journey.

Our school provides a friendly, nurturing environment in which all our children can achieve their very best, feel happy and confident. Our high expectations ensure we provide a stimulating, relevant and vibrant learning environment in which we aim to develop positive attitudes for life in all of our children. We make sure each individual child feels valued and secure. We promote and inspire high aspirations for our children’s future and our curriculum prioritises enquiry and investigation both indoors and outdoors. We talk to children about engaging fully in each learning journey, taking pride in working hard and celebrating when reaching our goals.

Our six School Values focus on teamwork, creativity, resilience, communication, independence and reflectiveness. We hope to develop transferable learning power so that our children can aspire and rise to challenges both now and in their future.

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    • freya/demi  coleman

      freya/demi coleman

      Jan 11, 2018

      very well done mrs patel !


    • Rachel


      Jan 1, 2018

      Good luck.


    • Tracy Morris

      Tracy Morris

      Dec 16, 2017

      So proud of you for doing this Livia. I hope you have a wonderful time doing this amazing challenge. I'll be thinking of you xx


    • Maddocks Family

      Maddocks Family

      Dec 15, 2017

      Good luck, stay safe and enjoy the experience


    • Alison Everill

      Alison Everill

      Dec 15, 2017

      Good luck Livia and Bipin! Enjoy this fab experience what a great thing you are both doing 😁Love Alison xx


    • Kim Harford

      Kim Harford

      Dec 13, 2017

      Good Luck Livia!! Can’t wait to hear all about it! 😃


    • Bipin Patel

      Bipin Patel

      Dec 13, 2017


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    Ridgeway Infant School

    Ridgeway Infant School

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    LDerby, United Kingdom

    Ridgeway Infant School is a city school uniquely situated in extensive natural grounds with a well-established forest school on site. We utilise our locality to the full and our curriculum is active and purposeful with many opportunities for learning outside the classroom.

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