He was Sorted into Gryffindor House, like every other Weasley.On his first trip on the Hogwarts Express, Ron met and became friends with the famous wizard Harry Potter.Together, they faced many challenges during their adolescence, including keeping the Philosopher's Stone from Professor Quirinus Quirrell, saving Ginny from the Basilisk of the Chamber of Secrets, saving Harry's godfather Sirius Black from the Dementors of Azkaban, guiding Harry through the Triwizard Tournament, forming Dumbledore's Army and fighting in numerous battles of the Second Wizarding War: including the Battle of the Department of Mysteries (1996), Battle of the Astronomy Tower (1997), and Battle of the Seven Potters (1997).Ron also became a Gryffindor prefect and a Keeper on the Gryffindor Quidditch team during his fifth year at Hogwarts. Everyone expects me to do as well as the others, but if I do, it's no big deal, because they did it first.".
When Ron was younger, he had a pet rat named Scabbers, whom he had inherited from Percy.
This became so habitual that missing a meal in later life would irritate Ron.
Ron began attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in 1991 at the customary age of eleven.
This rat was actually Peter Pettigrew, a traitor to all wizard kind.
Ron was very fond of Scabbers, but wasn't sad to let him go when he found out the truth about his old rat.