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Science Experiments growing Crystals

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Science experiments been taking place this week in school. Our pupils in Vanilla Class have been finding out about growing Crystals. The results have proved to be pretty interesting to say the least. First crystals to be grown were pink quartz. These are grown in a self contained pot. However, the second crystals to be grown, Purple Amethyst have emerged …

MacMillan Coffee Morning

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It was time for the annual fundraiser for MacMillan. Our coffee morning took place on Friday 29 September. We had cakes donated, some classes made cake but everyone enjoyed partaking of it ! The whole school came together along with family and friends to raise money for a worthy cause. We’re not sure how much money was raised but we’ll …

Christmas Fair

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On Saturday 2nd December 2017, The Royal School for the Blind will be holding its Christmas Fair from 10am to 4pm. This will be an exciting community event which will include crafts, beauty, vintage, activities, food and more, with of course a visit from the man in the red suit! We would love you or your business to be part …

Thank you to Allergan Biologics Limited !

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Over the summer holidays we had some staff from Allergan Biologics Limited from Speke took part in volunteer community days here at RSB. We had one team from the Finance dept who sanded and repainted our sensory garden furniture and also repainted our new therapies room. We had another team who were here for two days clearing and tidying our …

Outstanding !

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We’re delighted to report our recent residential ofsted inspection has been published.  As you might guess, we were judged OUTSTANDING and are extremely pleased and proud  of our provision and the recognition it has received.  Take a look at the full report by clicking on the picture above to open the full post and then by clicking HERE.

Christmas Trees Wanted !

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Can you help us ? Here at the Royal School for the Blind we are hoping to create something extra special this Christmas.  A special Christmas grotto is being planned to be erected in our Gym over the season.  We intend to invite young people from other schools to come and visit our sensory grotto. The basis for our grotto …

Narrow Boat Trip

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On Tuesday 18th July 2017 a group of pupils and staff from RSB went on the ‘Over The Rainbow’ narrow boat on the Bridgewater canal. Our wonderful three hour journey was full of fun with a picnic lunch, sing-a-longs on the deck and the sun smiling down. Whilst on our journey we saw lots of wildlife including dragonflies, moor hens, …

Dads and Stay

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Our Dads ‘Play and Stay’ session has been going from strength to strength. Dads chatting to each other has proved an invaluable ‘swop swap’ in exchanging ideas and support. There’s always a range of Activities to be had plus the invaluable cuppa. I guess mums get a bit of a break too. Well done to everyone involved in arranging the …

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Friends Re-united !

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On Saturday 17th June our school was buzzing with a group of ex pupils. The event was organised by Steve Troy. Around 20 ex pupils arrived and over a cup of tea or coffee introduced themselves and let everyone know what years they attended the school. Some ex members of staff came too. It was wonderful to hear the range …