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Hello Yellow Day
Staff at Ripley decided to brighten up the day by wearing yellow today to support Young Minds... more 
Harvest Gifts
Thanks to pupils, parents and staff for their generosity in donating gifts that will be taken to the Olive Branch.... more 
Year 7 Literacy Event
Year 7 have had a fun day (despite the weather) at Blackpool Zoo following their two day transition project based around the book The One and Only Ivan.... more 
European Day of Languages
There was a range of activities in school during the week beginning 23 September to celebrate the European Day of Languages and to help pupils understand the importance of learning about different cultures and languages in the days of global communication... more 
Awareness of Environmental Issues
Former student Rebecca Moore recently delivered an assembly to Year 12 students on environmental issues.... more 
Induction Service for Mrs Jackson
On Friday, a celebration service, led by Bishop Jill Duff, was held for our new headteacher Mrs Gill Jackson.... more 
Music Tour 2019
Forty pupils and five members of staff have just returned from our annual music tour, this time to Reims in France. ... more 
Founders' Day
To celebrate our Founders' Day a short ceremony was held at the graves of Julia and Thomas Ripley, who had the vision to build our school to serve the young people of Lancaster.... more 
36 Years of Service to our Governing Body
Mr Whiteside was presented with a Ripley Gold medal to mark his 36 years of service to Ripley as a Governor. ... more 
French National Spelling Bee Finalist
Congratulation to Tom Cottam who competed in the French National Spelling Bee finals in Cambridge on 1 July.... more 
Pupil travels to school prom in style thanks to Royal Lancaster Infirmary doctor
Pupils often turn up to the school prom in luxury cars but one young man went about it in a most unusual way.... more 
Master Chef
Congratulations to our Year 9 Master Chef Champions... more