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Ramsgate Arts Primary School

Ramsgate Arts Primary School

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At The Heart of Arts for Your Child

We welcome you and your child to Ramsgate Arts Primary School. 'RAPS' is a new, two-form entry primary school with a focus on the 'Arts' (music, dance, drama and dance). We are located in a bright, modern, spacious building which encompasses state of the art technology and designated spaces (such as our dance studio, music room, art studio and gallery) which facilitate our Arts Curriculum.   

What Makes Us Distinctive? At RAPS, we endeavour to nurture, encourage and b...   Read More

Aspiration . Challenge . Collaboration . Diversity . Engagement . Enquiry . Autonomy
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  • Thank you to the entire 'RAPS family' for your support across this week. We look forward to sharing our first Ofsted report with you very soon!

         

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  • RAPS Official Opening Ceremony

     RAPS Official Opening - Part 1     RAPS Official Opening - Part 2     RAPS Official Opening - Part 3      

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  • Celebration Day as Dream Becomes Reality

    A day of music, art, dance and drama celebrated the official opening of the pioneering Ramsgate Arts Primary School.

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  • Dynamic Duo Inspire Young Artists

    The adventures of crime fighters Batman and Robin have been inspiring the creative talents of pupils at Ramsgate Arts Primary School. The superheroes lives in Gotham City have been put under the microscope by young artists who have been challenged to come up with their own artistic interpretation of the dynamic duo from comic books, television and film. Art leader Mike Brown said: “It really caught the imagination of the children...

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  • Tasty New Midday Meals Service is Amazing say Pupils

    Tasty food in a brilliant new dining area – that’s the verdict from pupils at Ramsgate Arts primary which has opened its new lunchtime meals operation. The kitchens with the latest catering facilities is serving more than 120 midday meals each day, offering children balanced nutritious food to suit all tastes, as well as catering for those with special dietary needs and requirements. Head cook Laura Connor and assistant cook Jax...

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  • Author Launches Literacy Festival

    Ramsgate Arts Primary School was holding its first literacy festival.  The week-long event celebrates books, stories, the many and varied styles and types of writing, artwork and illustrations, and reinforces creativity and communication skills.  Children’s book illustrator Charlotte Cooke launched the festival with a special assembly on Monday (February 26) and she held a series of creative writing workshops with all y...

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  • Gangster Granny, Wizards and Princesses

    A colourful cast of characters leapt from the pages of books into the classrooms and corridors at Ramsgate Arts Primary School.  Pupils and staff brought literature to life on World Book Day on March 1 as part of the school’s first literacy festival.  Head of school Nick Budge said: “The festival was a great success. It was the first festival of its kind for us at RAPS and we are certainly considering making it an annu...

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  • Friday Rapsanory Special - 4 books to hear! 

    Listen to our teachers read their favourite books. A new teacher every night as part of our literacy festival! 

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  • Rapsanory - Miss Spurrier

    Listen to our teachers read their favourite books. A new teacher every night as part of our literacy festival! 

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  • Rapsanory - Mrs Agard

    Listen to our teachers read their favourite books. A new teacher every night as part of our literacy festival! 

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  • Term 4 Art Competition - Andy Warhol

    Dear Artists, I hope you enjoyed the Andy Warhol assembly given by Mrs Walton on Thursday. This term’s competition is to create a piece of art inspired by the work ofAndy Warhol., using ANY medium of your choice. For example, you could use pen, pastels, coloured pencils, lego, paint on canvas or collage. Remember, Andy Warhol used simple blocks of bright colour and repeated imagery. Your creation can be ANY size. Please make sure all...

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  • Cross Country 24th February 2018

    RAPS had entered their first Cross Country event at Quex Park. The children were brilliant, positive, happy and eager to race. We will share their medals and celebrate their achievements in school.  

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  • Rapsanory - Miss Aitken

    Listen to our teachers read their favourite books. A new teacher every night as part of our literacy festival! 

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  • Severe Weather Conditions

    In case we have severe weather, unless the conditions are dangerous, the school will aim to stay open. If due to snow the school does need to close, this will be communicated via text message to parents and carers.

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  • Literacy Week - Jools Bentley Visit

    Wednesday will see a visit from Jools Bentley – the author of The Hippopandamouse. We are very much looking forward to her drawing workshops, which she will hold for KS1. For KS2, she will share advice on how to make a book – from story-board through to completion, which will be fascinating. There will also be opportunities to buy signed copies of her book in the foyer after school.

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    Contact Us

    Ramsgate Arts Primary School 
    140-144 Newington Road
    Ramsgate
    Kent
    CT12 6PT

    01843 582847