Boarders’ Climbing Activity

Sam AlfordBoarding

A group of our boarders’ have enjoyed a trip to Clip ‘n Climb Exeter, taking on the challenges of over twenty different climbs in their indoor facility.

Christmas Extravaganza

Sam AlfordBoarding

On Saturday the boarders had their Christmas extravaganza. It was a night full of delicious food, fantastic performances and lots of singing and dancing.

Ruddle Day

Sam AlfordBoarding

On Sunday the girl’s boarding house celebrated their annual Ruddle Day. This year they decided to try out the Grand Prix event at Race world in Exeter. The day was a lot of fun with many highlights, some appalling driving and some fierce competitiveness particularly when it came to the Ruddle staff. The top 3 drivers all received medals. Amber gained bronze, … Read More

Ruddle Christmas Market

Sam AlfordBoarding, Events

Many thanks to all those that came along to join in with the festive cheer at our Christmas Market on Friday evening. It was lovely to see all of the girls contribute to the evening and we raised just over £200. The girls now have the challenge of deciding how they would like to spend their money

Boarders Clip ‘n’ Climb

Mark CharmanBoarding, CoCurricular

Our boarders had an exciting time last weekend at the amazing indoor Clip ‘n’ Climb attraction in Exeter. Promoted as ‘an action-packed climbing adventure and the ultimate vertical playground for the young and young at heart’, the attraction boasts 26 climbing challenges based such as Space Invaders, Astroball, Big Cheese, Circuit Breaker, Cloud 9, Face to Face, Leap of Faith, … Read More

Boarders go gorge scrambling

Mark CharmanBoarding, CoCurricular

Our Boarders made the most of the heavy rainfall over the weekend and tried gorge scrambling along the river at Okehampton. Many thanks to the team at Go Coasteering who arranged the activity at short notice, due to us not being able to do coasteering on this occasion because of the sea conditions. The boarders absolutely loved it with many … Read More

A day in Paris

Mark CharmanBoarding, CoCurricular, Senior School, Sixth Form

Earlier this week a group of our Australian and short term boarders took a cultural and enrichment day trip to Paris, the capital city of France. It was a fantastic opportunity for the students to see the city of light,­ a modern city with a very deep sense of history. They enjoyed lunch by the Eiffel Tower before climbing the … Read More

BSA National Boarding Day

Mark CharmanBoarding

A group of our boarders posed in the sunshine earlier this week for a photograph to be submitted to the Boarding Schools’ Association as part of their BSA National Boarding Day initiative. National Boarding Day will take place on Saturday October 5th. This year, the day is set to celebrate an essential part of boarding life; sport.