Category Archives: Upper School Events

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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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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Ski Day 2014!

There is nothing better than enjoying the great outdoors in the winter.  It may have been a bit chilly, but on Friday we were blessed with sunny skies and perfect snow conditions for Ski Day 2014!  The entire Upper School … Continue reading

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Halloween at Ridley College

It was a spooktacular week at Ridley College with students participating in many Halloween activities. On Monday evening each house carved a pumpkin during cafe. Mandeville House carved pumpkins together in their common room and put the jack o’lanterns on … Continue reading

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Ridley College Boys Hockey “Walks a Mile in Her Shoes”

This weekend the First Boys Hockey team and five other brave souls participated in the “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” event to raise money for Gillian’s place, a home for women in abusive relationships. The boys represented Ridley incredibly well … Continue reading

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HomeComing 2013

What a weekend! HomeComing 2013 started off with a spirit day on Friday – the entire school dressed in orange and black!  The students and faculty then headed outside to form 1-2-5 on the field in front of Lower School … Continue reading

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Snake Dance 2013

Are you still finding orange and black paint in the oddest of places? If you are, it must mean you participated in Snake Dance. The longstanding Ridley tradition took place on Friday night.  Orange and black blanketed the campus and … Continue reading

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Ridley College Orientation Week

The great outdoors, adventurous experiences and bonding what better way to start off the school year. For many years now, the Upper School girls and Grade 7 & 8 students travel to Camp White Pine while the boys go to … Continue reading

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Ridley College Opening Day 2013

                  It has been a very eventful couple of days on the Ridley College campus. On Tuesday we welcomed over 200 new students to campus for move-in day and orientation. The field … Continue reading

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Ridley College Prize Day 2013

The class of 2013 has crossed the stage and graduated from Ridley College.  As the name of each graduate was read so were the names of the universities they will be attending in the fall.  From Imperial College London, to … Continue reading

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