"Or yet in wise old Ravenclaw,
If you've a readied mind,
Where those of wit and learning,
Will always find their kind."
The Ravenclaw house is one of the four houses of Fogwarts. The namesake was given by Rowena Ravenclaw, one of the four founders. The house values intelligence, wisdom, wit, creativity and a sharp mind. The house ghost is the Gray Lady. Her real name is Helena Ravenclaw, who is the daughter of the founder of this house. The Ravenclaw common room is located in Ravenclaw Tower. The house colors are blue and bronze while the house mascot is the eagle.
"Fair Ravenclaw, from glen."
-the Sorting Hat telling where Rowena came from.
"For Ravenclaw, the cleverest
Would always be the best."
-the Sorting Hat telling the traits Rowena value.