The Weekend Programme – April 2016 Highlights

Launched in 2015, the Weekend Programme provides students with fun activities – on and off campus – every weekend. This April, the Weekend Programme was chalked full of highly anticipated events, Ridley traditions and exciting outings! Students witness a battle of epic proportions on the big screen Saturday, April 2nd There’s nothing better than seeing … Continue reading The Weekend Programme – April 2016 Highlights

The Weekend Programme – January 2016 Highlights

Launched in 2015, the Weekend Programme provides students with fun activities – on and off campus – every weekend. This January, the Weekend Programme was stocked full with fun activities that were great for Ridleians of all ages! Grade 9’s have a ball at Residential Life Bowling! Thursday, January 7th By: Jack Petrunick ‘19 What … Continue reading The Weekend Programme – January 2016 Highlights

Ridley Launches Recreational Weekend Programme

This year, Ridley College launched the Weekend Programme, under the advisory of the Student Activities Committee. Led by Assistant Head of Upper School, Ms. Margaret Lech, the Committee of students organizes and hosts Upper School activities every Saturday while school is in session. Sparked by the want of both parents and students, the Programme allows … Continue reading Ridley Launches Recreational Weekend Programme

Family Guild hosts successful weekend of events

The Ridley College Family Guild is dedicated to truly creating a sense of community amongst our families. Led by current President, Laura Menechella, our generous Family Guild is continuously looking for ways to raise funds in an effort to provide the legacy of a Ridley education to deserving students. Since 1999, the Family Guild has … Continue reading Family Guild hosts successful weekend of events

Ridley and the City

November break has come and gone, which means the end of term is fast approaching. Some students spent their long weekend preparing for upcoming tests and projects, some relaxed and visited with their families and another group of lucky Ridleians travelled to New York City to explore all the Big Apple has to offer! On Thursday, … Continue reading Ridley and the City

School Life

Days for Girls – transforming our globe February 8, 2016 Every Thursday, a group of Ridleians meet in the Second Century Building to do their part in transforming our globe. Ridley’s very own Days for Girls group was launched in 2015 and is comprised of students, who are taking the initiative to start a global conversation here at … Continue reading School Life

Ridleian Bound for Brown University

This year, Ridley will graduate a total of 144 students, with one student in particular celebrating her impressive acceptance to Brown University – where, this year, only 9.2% of applicants were accepted. Megan Forrest ’17 will also be one of few Ridleians to complete the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme, play on a First team and be … Continue reading Ridleian Bound for Brown University

Students Brave the Elements in Algonquin Park

Each year, a group of adventurous students sign up for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. This award encourages grit, as students set goals that test their skills, push them to find adventure and work as a team. Student complete stages that increase with difficulty, moving up upon the completion of each level. At the end … Continue reading Students Brave the Elements in Algonquin Park

Top Ten St. Catharines Hot Spots for Ridleians

Ridley College is located in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. It is a beautiful city with lots to explore. As a former Ridley College day student, our summer student Liz has an insiders view on the top ten places to hang out in St. Catharines- enjoy getting to know the city! Pen Centre The Pen Centre … Continue reading Top Ten St. Catharines Hot Spots for Ridleians