Prospectus and Admissions


Ripley St Thomas is a Voluntary-Aided comprehensive Church of England Academy opened in 1864, now with 1700 pupils aged 11-18 on roll. Of these 370 are in the Sixth Form. The school now admits 280 pupils each September. We exist to provide the best educational opportunities we can for the young people and families we are privileged to serve. At Ripley, we aim to combine our rich tradition with 21st century thinking in order to develop our young people in body, mind and spirit and equip them to be responsible members of society who will make a real difference in this world.

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Admissions Policies


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2019 School Prospectus

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