Category Archives: Ridley News

It’s the Holiday Season – Ridley College Represents at the Toronto Santa Claus Parade

The Ridley College Cadet Band, Colour Party, Hank and a few elves kicked off the holiday season at the 110th annual Toronto Santa Claus Parade. It was so nice to see Old Ridleians and parents along the parade route supporting … Continue reading

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Ridley College Remembers – Remembrance Day 2014

Every year on November 11th Canadians pause for a moment of remembrance for the men and women who have served, and continue to serve our country during times of war, conflict, and peace. Today, in the Ridley College Memorial Chapel we … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Ridley College – Celebrating 125 Years!

It was a historic day, exactly 125 years ago on September 16th Ridley College was established.  To celebrate our 125th anniversary we held a school-wide birthday party for all of our students from Lower to Upper School! Students of all … Continue reading

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Ridley Rowing Competing at Canadian Secondary School Rowing Association Regatta

The opening races of the 69th annual Canadian Secondary School Rowing Association Regatta are being held today in Port Dalhousie. The Tiger Rowers enter the National regatta as one of the most decorated Ridley racing groups of the last decade … Continue reading

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2014-2015 Prefect Appointments Announced!

The following students have been appointed as School Prefects for the 2014-2015 academic year. The Prefects are the school’s strongest leaders, they are committed to Ridley and they subsequently uphold all its ideals and traditions. To a great extent, the … Continue reading

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Cadet Inspection 2014

Inspecting Officer Lieutenant-Colonel Orest Babij ’87, MSM, CD returned to the Ridley College this past Saturday for the 107th annual Cadet Inspection.  As an Old Ridleian the Inspecting Officer had a unique perspective having experienced cadets when he attended the … Continue reading

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Tigers on the Move- Early Bird Regatta, World VEX Championships and CAIS Rugby Tournament

This weekend many of our Tigers were on the road competing.  Ridley Robotics took on teams from around the world at the VEX Championships in Anaheim, California, the girls and boys rugby teams were in Lennoxville, Quebec for the CAIS … Continue reading

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Ridley College VEX Robotics Team Performs Well at Local Tournament

Saturday was a huge day for Ridley’s robotics program. We competed at the Holy Cross Vex robotics tournament along with 38 teams from Ontario (as far away as Ottawa) and one team from Bermuda. We had four teams at the … Continue reading

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Xin Nian Hao! Happy Chinese New Year Ridleians!

We had a rousing start to the day with an assembly this morning celebrating Chinese New Year.  Both Upper and Lower School students learned about the traditions of the holiday and were treated to a Lion Dance put on by … Continue reading

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Me to We Speaker Michel Chikwanine, Former Child Solider at Ridley College

Last night we had the honour of hosting former child solider and Me to We speaker Michel Chikwanine.  Over the course of his young life Chikwanine faced unthinkable atrocities during the Congo war.  In his talk Chikwanine challenged students to … Continue reading

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