Guitar Recital in aid of our School

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A solo guitar recital is being held in aid of our school.  Renowned guitarist Davide Sciacca will perform at St James’ Methodist & United Reformed Church, Church Road South, Woolton, Liverpool L25 7RJ. Orgnaised by Barbara Lloyd It will take place on Tuesday the 19th of January 2016.  Doors open at 7.00pm and the concert starts at 7.30pm. Light refreshments …

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Christmas Disco

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We certainly know how to celebrate here at RSB and Christmas time is no exception.  After our Christmas Play and Christmas Dinner we followed on with our Christmas Disco.  Family and friends also came to celebrate with us.  There was time to dance before our annual tradition of pass the parcel and musical mats brought out the competitive streak in …

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Christmas Dinner to Remember . . .

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Pupils, staff, Governors and friends of the school came together to enjoy a fantastic Christmas dinner. A huge vote of thanks to Ceri and Elaine who did us proud with a real tasty treat. With everyone’s name plate marking their seat, dinner was prompt at 12.30p.m. Full Christmas dinner was on offer with a vegetarian option of course as well …

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Happy Retirement Chris !

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This week saw us celebrating the retirement of one of our very experienced members of staff.  Chris McKendrick was saying ‘good bye’ to us after a long and varied career.  She has worked at RSB on and off.  Previously working at Sunshine House in Southport, Chris came back to us when the RNIB closed their school in the early naughties.  …

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The Lost Reindeer

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Our annual Christmas show took place in school recently. Everyone looks forward to the show each year.  This year was no exception. Our story this year was “The Lost Reindeer.” Santa’s reindeer had been kidnapped by the Ice-Men. Each class helped Santa to follow the trail left by the Ice-Men so that santa could be reunited with his reindeer in …

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Gareth visits us Again !

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Gareth the Guide Dog paid us another visit on the day of our Christmas Show. Everyone had enjoyed his visit so much we thought we should give him a little something for Christmas.  By way of a “thank you” our Post 19 students held a raffle to raise money for Guide Dogs for the Blind. A staggering £97 was raised …

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Thanks to Fords & James Doyle !

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A massive thankyou to workers at Fords in Halewood who donated a massive £600 to our school. James Doyle, who is Grandad to one of our pupils, began fundraising for local charities back in 1984 and to date has now raised £1,000,000 for local charities. This achievement was marked by Fords with a presentation and a special visitor was on …

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Ron Delacruz

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It is with great sadness that we have to announce the death of Ron Delacruz or “Mr D” as he was known to everyone in school. Ron taught at the RSB for many years from the 1970’s – early 1990’s when he took a well-earned early retirement. He will be remembered fondly by many present staff, ex members of staff …

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Christmas Coffee Afternoon

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Another enjoyable time was had by all at the recent Xmas coffee afternoon organised by the family link team, Jo and Alison. It was a good mix of parents, grandparents and a few mums from our Mother and toddler group as well a few visitors including a return visit for Clare Geraghty and Janet Weissenborn. After enjoying a selection of …