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Ripley Sport Winning Weekend UPDATE
Ripley Sport really raised the bar on the weekend of 18 January with stunning successes across Football, Rugby, Cross Country and Table Tennis inspiring our students to get active and join sports clubs.... more 
UPDATE...Senior Students step up to Maths Challenge
Maths Challenge week has started in earnest this week with Gold, Silver and Bronze certificates awarded in assembly today to our Senior Challengers from Year 13. ... more 
Calling all former students!
Alex went to Ripley St Thomas and is now running his own eco-conscious luggage company. What are you doing now? Sign up and tell us: #alumni... more 
Ripley Youth Speaks
On Saturday 8 Feb three excited Year 8 pupils team travelled up to Windermere to participate in the Cumbria and Lancashire rounds of the Rotary Youth Speaks competition. Miss Newsham accompanied them along with their parents and they did themselves and th... more 
Food Tech Pheasant Stroganoff all round
Caterer Harriet MacArthur (parent of Year 10 student) along with Gamekeepers Scott Patterson and Chris Bibby came along to work with 10C GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition pupils for a Pheasant masterclass, demonstrating how to joint a pheasant which th... more 
Choral performance fit for an Archdeacon
Our Chapel Choir were invited with Cathedral Girls Choir to perform as a combined choir at the Collation and Installation of the new Archdeacon of Lancaster David Picken, at Blackburn Cathedral on 4th February. ... more 
Harry Potter flies in!
Fifty students from KS3 attended this year's Harry Potter Book Night, immersing themselves in the magic of the books. ... more 
Excellence in Mandarin trip
Recently, 14 Year 7 pupils who are currently participating in the Mandarin Excellence Programme visited Cowley International College in St Helens to work with other pupils from around the North West who are also undertaking the programme.... more 
Springtime Lambs down at Farm Club
We are really pleased to see new lambs arriving on our farm - Farm Clubbers, L2 BTEC Animal Care and L3 Animal Management students were very happy to get their hands dirty in caring for our animals. ... more 
Sixth Form Open Evening Success
Ripley Sixth Form threw open their doors on Thursday 30 January 2020 to welcome local Year 11 students and their families looking to study A Level and BTEC courses.... more 
Table Tennis Triumphs
On the weekend of 25 January, Ripley St Thomas students excelled in the individual sections of the Lancashire Table Tennis Championships. ... more 
Careers Evening Success
Ripley St Thomas Careers department were very excited to have hosted their first Careers Information Evening of this academic year recently in the Sixth Form Centre.... more