Primary School


Outdoor Theatre Performance


On Thursday night, our Rykneld families were entertained by an outdoor performance of “Dogs Don’t Do Ballet.” They watched a mixture of dancing, puppeteering and singing and even the weather was kind! We are hoping to hold some more of these events during the next academic ... Read more

New Phone Number


I would like to provide a further reminder that from Thursday 14th July at 4pm our existing school phone number will no longer work. Our new school number to use from that time will be 01283 247475. Other schools who have already migrated to the new system did experience problems... Read more

A Win for Neptune!


KS2 Sports Day

This morning we held our Sports Day for the older pupils and the event was a great success with the children participating well to earn points for their houses. The results of the event are as follows:

Neptune 653, Earth 545, Jupiter 531... Read more

Green Flag Glory!


Congratulations to our Eco Warriors who successfully achieved our school’s Eco Green Flag award. On Wednesday afternoon, they had to showcase all the eco work we do at Rykneld to an Eco-Schools Assessor. The children spoke with confidence and enthusiasm on all areas of the eco curriculum fr... Read more



The Year 6 children at Rykneld have spent all week creating manifestos for their self-selected and self-created political parties. They designed numerous posters and leaflets, gave out business cards on the playground an... Read more

Olympic Swimmer Amy Smith visits Rykneld


On Thursday we were very fortunate to have an Olympic athlete lead us in a whole school fitness circuit. All classes from reception to year 6 joined in, completing 4 different exercises; spotty dogs, star jumps, leg drives and press ups. Amy Smith, ... Read more

Hockey Tournament


Last Friday, Rykneld took part in a hockey tournament for the first time in many years. The tournament was held at the Shobnall Leisure Centre and it was a fantastic afternoon. Unfortunately we lost our first game but then drew the second game. The team soon got in to the swing of things and won ... Read more

World Book Day


This week the children have celebrated World Book Day by dressing as their favourite character.  In class, the children have talked about their favourite books and shared their likes and dislikes. They have been writing book reviews... Read more

Young Voices Choir


On Monday night our Young Voices choir performed along with over 6000 children and professional artists at a concert at The Genting Arena, Birmingham. The children represented Rykneld superbly and thoroughly enjoyed singing, beatboxing and dancing! Well done to all of you and thanks to Mrs A... Read more

Welcome to our new Website!


Welcome to our new website.  Please feel free to take a look around and let us know your thoughts.

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