Riddlesdown Collegiate

Creative Volcano Project

Year 7 Orion students created some fabulous projects for their creative volcano independent learning task. Creations included top trumps, games, models (some that moved), interactive quizzes and even a cake which was delicious!

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Sports Fixtures w/c 24th February 2020

Riddlesdown Collegiate Sports Fixtures  24th-28th February Monday 24th  N/ATuesday 25th Netball: Year 7 & 8 v Norbury Manor away 4pm start Primary Schools Netball: High 5’s @ Riddlesdown 1.30pm-4.30pm Wednesday 26th Football: Year 8A v Bishop Wand away 2.30pm KO Football: Year 10 A v Ashcombe away 2pm KO Netball: Year 7 A & 10 B v […]

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Rugby Tournament

On Wednesday 12th February Riddlesdown Collegiate and Harlequins hosted a 10-a-side Tournament for local schools at Trinity RFC. The day was aimed at promoting the College VI Rugby Academy in association with Harlequins which will be launched in September. There was some exceptional talent on show and all schools were able to benefit from skills […]

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STEAM Competition

The winners of the Riddlesdown Digital Art Competition 2020 are  Andrew Ellis ( Year 7 Phoenix)Bailee Staff ( Year 8 Pegasus)Meredith Cheema (Year 9  Pegasus) Tyler Thu ( Year 10 Phoenix) and Year 12 Art Student, Satakshi Bhatt.  Congratulations to the winners and well done to all of the entries – it was no easy […]

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Orion Writing Challenge

Buzz for Learning Writing Challenge for KS3 students – your challenge is to create a piece of writing /poem /song / rap about learning.  The content is up to you as long as the theme is learning.

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Sports Fixtures w/c 10th February 2020

Riddlesdown Collegiate Sports Fixtures 10th  – 14th February Monday 10th N/A Tuesday 11th Football: Year 11 away to Lanfranc 3.30pm KO Table-Tennis: KS4 competition at Wallington Grammar 1.15pm start Wednesday 12th Rugby: Year 11 Festival at Trinity RFC 1.30pm start Thursday 13th TBC Friday 14th N/A

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Year 7 & 8 Swim Team

The Year 7 & 8 swimming team finally got together to receive their medals and celebrate their successes at the Croydon Schools Swimming Gala. We won over 30 medals and 6 trophies on the night, with both teams finishing 2nd place overall. The team spirit was fantastic throughout the night, with students cheering each other […]

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Riddlesdown Young Musician of the Year Results

Congratulations to flautist Maddie Lenaghan, Year 12 who won this years Young Musician Competition.  A big well done to all the other competitors who took part especially Harry Foyle, Year 8 Orion, Joshua Yanzu, Year 11 Phoenix and Louisa Cooper Year 12, who were runners up.  Many thanks to our judges, Mr S. Dey, Principal, Miss […]

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Computing – Logical Problem Solving

Year 9 have been working on logical problem-solving skills and with the drive on reading skills and higher-order questioning skills, we thought this was a good opportunity to share some of the techniques mentioned in Computing. The first poster is about decomposition, or the art of breaking down a problem into smaller, more manageable chunks […]

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Reimagining of Croydon’s Subways

Riddlesdown Collegiate is proud of a Year 8 Phoenix student whose entry for the competition, ‘Reimagining of Croydon’s Subways’ has been short-listed!  Gemma’s idea was an innovative and engaging design that captured the attention of the expert panel. A public exhibit of the short-listed entries will be displayed on the hoardings outside Fairfield Halls from […]

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Holocaust Memorial Day

On Monday 27th January, 4 students, together with Miss Papanastasiou, participated in the Croydon Holocaust memorial day events which took place at Croydon Town Hall.  Holocaust Memorial Day saw people from across Croydon unite at this special ceremony in the Council Chamber of the Town Hall, 75 years after the liberation of Auschwitz.  Students prepared […]

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