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Community News

Ruskin Junior School is based in the heart of the community and we like to share news and events within the local area.

Please check back regularly to see the latest information on events and opportunities.

May Half Term

Wyvern Theatre - Chaperone Call Out

Energy Supplier Hardship Fund

Braeside Activity Camps

What's on at Steam?

Available Spaces on the May Cycle Camp

New news

Football Recruiting!

Dad's Group!

Swindon Mela Poster

Neuro Diverse Youth Club

We are so proud of our children for their hard work towards the Blue Kite Academy Trust Art Exhibition - please go and have a look before it closes on June 5th.

Art exhibition at local library a celebration of children’s creativity (

Lets Talk Spring

New Youth Banner

Scarecrow Trail Poster

SSM Parish Council Youth Offerings

Marlborough College - Summer Activities

Swindon & Dorcan Football

Rock Steady Flyer

SJR Girls Football - Friday's

Wiltshire Police Competition

Moonrakers Junior Chess Club

Beechcroft Library Homework Club

LissieLou Cake School

Swindon Dance - Boys Inspiration 

Adult Learning Courses

Guidance - Children off School

Bikeability Flyer



The OutReach Project are offering a new Online Wellbeing Club for 7-12 year olds. The club is free and will focus on the "Five Steps to Mental Wellbeing". More information on the attached poster.

The Swindon Music Service are promoting the services they offer - check it out on this flyer and poster.


SJR Goalkeeping

Girls Football

Abbeymeads Girls Football are looking for new recruits of all ages - if your child has an interest please see the attached flyer

We have been asked to pass on this information relating to the computer game - Roblox

Our local NHS Team will be running Children's Health Clinics - more information can be found here.

Swindon Borough Council are looking to recruit some new Cycling Instructors - if you are interested please see the attached details.

Make Lunch - this is a wonderful helping hand for those that are in need. You can contact them directly an d they will be able to help.

The Gorse Hill Baptist Church have opened a new enterprise called "The Community Fridge".  This is a place you can go to pick up food with no referral required, no appointment necessary and no questions asked. All the details are on this attached leaflet.

The National Literacy Trust and STFC are working together looking for Literacy Champions!  Attached are a letter and poster with additional details.

If your child loves to run - some great opportunities are available locally for Park Runs. Please find attached more details here.


The Outreach Team - Information

The Online Youth Club - Information and Poster

Badminton Lessons

Sunrise Nursery - Flyer


There is a new support service that has been launched - called Shout!.  Please find details on the attached flyer.

Wiltshire Treehouse are a fantastic charity working with children who have experienced bereavement - they have collated some information on ways to help children to not only manage their grief and to handle lockdown. There are some hints and tips for the whole family here.