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Swimming Success

The school swimming team took part in the Clywedog Gala on Thursday 15th May. We are pleased to report that for the 14th year running, the Rofft were winners. Congratulations to all the team who now go on to the Wrexham finals on May 21st in Waterworld.

The Rofft Becomes First Primary School to Receive Research Award

The Rofft Becomes First Primary School to Receive Research Award

We are pleased and proud to announce that we are the first Primary School in the UK to be awarded the NFER Research Mark Award. The award is given to schools who demonstrate ‘excellence in enquiry-based practice’. The school engaged in an innovative project looking at extending and enriching vocabulary choices and usage. Mobile technology was used to enhance […]

School Eisteddfod Preparations

[this article contains links to support your preparations for the Eisteddfod – The Rofft School is not responsible for the content, accuracy or availability of these external sites] The annual School Eisteddfod will be held on Tuesday 4th March. Pupils should wear traditional Welsh dress instead of uniform on this day. In classes during school time, […]

Safer Internet Day 2014

Our Digital Ambassadors led a special assembly today for Internet Safety Day. They informed the school of the importance of respectful online behaviour and how to stay safe online. Throughout the day, pupils were given the opportunities to discuss the things they enjoy doing online and Year 5 and 6 took part in a quiz. […]

Inspirational Mr Rylands

Inspirational Mr Rylands

A fantastic two days with Mr Tim Rylands has come to an end. On the 3rd and 4th of February 2014, we were delighted and honoured to host a training event entitled ‘ICT to Inspire’. Mr Rylands and Sarah Neild worked with The Rofft children during the mornings, inspiring them to write using a game as […]

ParentMail

We were pleased to announce that on 24th October the school registered with an emailing and texting service called ParentMail.  Letters were sent home with children explaining how to register.  If you haven’t yet registered please remember to do so.  Anyone requiring a copy of the initial registration letter should contact the school office.

Visiting Author Fleur Hitchcock.

Years 3 and 4 where given the wonderful opportunity to meet Fleur Hitchcock, a publishing author, on 18th October. The school were pleased to purchase complete sets for Mrs Harrop’s and Miss Gilpin’s classes as well as a number of sets for the school library.

Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival this year was marked by a special class assembly by Mrs Harrop’s class.  Parents of the children in Mrs Harrop’s class were invited into the service to join with in with the children as they celebrated Harvest Festival.  A huge amount of food had been donated this year by our parents from throughout […]