World Championships in the News!

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The recent Knot Tying Junior Duke World Championship hit the news this week.  Well done to all the competitors from all around the world who learned to tie double bows and work as a team.  The next World Championship will be Planking, taking place at the end of May 2024.

Well done Ruskin Junior School!

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We had our Year 6 celebration afternoon today. We had our Junior Duke Ambassador, Rhys Evans, arrive and had a meet and greet afternoon. He introduced himself to the children and explained his background. He talked about how he attended our school as a child and how his football career grew. Rhys then explained how he […]

Only 3100km to go!

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Junior Duke John has completed his tenth week! he has reached Botswana he has been soaked by the Victoria Falls he has rafted in the Zambezi he has just 3100km to go (which still seems a lot to me!) Watch his video here: https://youtu.be/RE1boefCDdw (Both the video and poster can be found on the Junior […]

Where is John?

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Junior Duke John has made it to Lilongwe, more than half way on his cycle from Cairo to Capetown – an epic 5000 mile trip to raise money for charity.  Take a look at his weekly videos – are you showing them to your class?  Would you please take a moment to give us some feedback? […]

Half Way! John reaches Chitimba in Malawi

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Junior Duke John has reached the half way point on his epic 5000 mile, 14 week cycle.  Half way from Cairo to Capetown.  Take a look at his weekly videos, why not show them to your class? Have a look at the Junior Duke John page for classroom resources, fundraising ideas and the weekly videos […]