Category Archives: Upper School Events

Ridley Drama Presents: Ascension Day

This year’s fall play, “Ascension Day” opened over the weekend in the Ross Morrow Theatre. It is a short script by Tim Wilson about a group of ten teens at a traditional Bible camp in Wyoming in the summer after World … Continue reading

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Canoeing in Algonquin: An Outdoor Adventure with Duke of Ed

Wow! Algonquin Park sure is beautiful in September! Last Thursday a group of eighteen intrepid students and teachers set off for an adventurous journey into Algonquin Park as part of the Ridley Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.   The trip was … Continue reading

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What a Weekend! HomeComing 2014 & the 125 Birthday Bash!

What an amazing weekend! HomeComing 2014 was jam-packed and full of Ridley spirit.  The weekend began with the Governors’ Dinner on Friday evening.  Golden Tigers from the class of 1964 were honored along with Mr. Geordie Hendrie ’74 for his … 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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Adventures at Camp White Pine and Onondaga

On Thursday our students set off on their first adventure with their new classmates, teachers and housemates. The girls headed to Camp White Pine and started off with a Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt, followed by tons of outdoor activities including … Continue reading

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Welcome Ridleians – Opening Day 2014

Congratulations! Today you are a Ridleian! Over 200 new students have made their way to Ridley and we could not be happier to welcome them! Flags lined the front entrance to make our new Ridleians, who are coming to us … Continue reading

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Get to Know Your New Prefects: Helen

1. Why did you choose to attend Ridley College? I chose Ridley because of the tight-knit community. When I came to Ridley to tour, I immediately felt connected with the school. I felt welcomed. 2. What are your plans for … Continue reading

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Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Trip to Pennsylvania.

Last Thursday a group of students chaperoned by Mr. Giles Campbell, Mr. Clyde Dawson and Miss Shannon Paisley left Ridley to participate in the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award trip to Pennsylvania. Arriving at 11pm to ‘The Cook County Scenic Trail … 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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Prize Day 2014

This past Sunday marked the 125th anniversary of Prize Day and the first graduating class of our students in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. For 125 years Ridley College graduates have pursued higher education at some of the most prestigious post-secondary institutions … Continue reading

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