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==The Common Room==
==The Common Room==
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Ravenclaw is one of four Houses in Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Students that are chosen to be in the House of Ravenclaw tend to show traits such as intelligence and wit. The emblem itself is a shield of light blue with a white patch below the eagle. There is an armor head on top of the shield and blue and bronze feathers on the side. This can be found on the cloaks of all Ravenclaw students, and the colours are also displayed on their scarves. In the films, the Ravenclaw colours are blue and silver rather than blue and bronze.
The school was founded by four witches and wizards, and the wizard that created the house under the Ravenclaw name was Rowena Ravenclaw. Rowena was introduced by the Sorting Hat as "fair Ravenclaw from Glen." Rowena devised the moving stair and was good friends with Helga Hufflepuff.
Ravenclaw, have had many intelligent students at the house. Not many of the students of Ravenclaw, were known after leaving hogwarts, would go fight with Voldemort.
The Common Room
The common room is located in one of the castles' towers. It is a circular room with arched windows. There is a white marble statue of Rowena Ravenclaw sitting next to the door that leads to the dormitories. Unlike other common rooms, there is no password to enter; instead, there is a bronze eagle shaped knocker that asks a riddle. The correct answer allows entry, which this means that someone with enough intellect could enter.
Ravenclaw has their own Quidditch team, and they take on the challenge to win the Quidditch Cup. The team robes are a blue colour with silver edging and its crest on the left.
Following is a list of players past and present.
- Grant Page
- Roger Davies (Captain)
- Jeremy Stretton
- Randolph Burrow
- Duncaon Inglebee
- Jason Samuels
Ravenclaw's matches start as the second match of the cup season which is at the end of November, and this is against Hufflepuff. They face off against Slytherin at the end of February, then against Gryffindor at the end of the season, the end of May. Ravenclaw has won the cup once which is when the books start in 1991-1992 school year.
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