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An Easter message from Mrs Nicholls
The end of term looms, an end of term like no other! What an eerie and cavernous place Ripley is at present; our wonderful buildings weren't designed to have such echoing corridors and empty outside spaces. ... more 
Brilliant #TGIfriday staff video ends a busy week
Brilliant #TGIfriday staff video ends a busy week We understand how difficult it is for all being confined to home. In the last week, and for this week we have been encouraging everyone to follow our #hashtags on twitter, facebook and Instagram, to keep ... more 
School Admission Appeals - Coronavirus update 27.03.20
As you are more than aware the coronavirus has impacted and affected all of our daily lives, routines and normal business in every aspect. The Appeals team at County Hall (who co-ordinate the appeals) have had a lot of enquiries relation to the funct... more 
FIrefly problems - letter from Mrs Walmsley
We have been informed that Firefly are experiencing issues again this morning, in spite of them working overnight to fix them. The system is clearly struggling to cope with the increased volume across the country. ... more 
Coronavirus - Update 23/03/30 - Exams and Grades
As you will be aware, we received the unprecedented news last week that GCSE and A level exams will not take place this summer. We understand that this will have come as a shock to you and to your sons / daughters. You, like us, will have lots of question... more 
Children of Key Workers
As you know further information has been released by the Government yesterday and the situation regarding key workers has now been clarified. ... more 
Coronavirus UPDATED LATEST 20/3/20
UPDATED 20/03/20 As you know further information has been released by the Government yesterday and the situation regarding key workers.... more 
Work for Pupils during self-isolation/home study
Just a few of the questions you may have been asking over the last couple of difficult days. The links below provide instructions on our Firefly Parent app for parents as well as pupils and gives you the answers to the above questions.... more 
The Magic of Physics
On Wednesday 11th March, the science club had a visitor from the Lancaster University. Like us, they were due to go to the Big Bang Fair in Birmingham, but as a presenter not a visitor. However, due to the event cancellation, they were kind enough to j... more 
Coronavirus UPDATE 16/03/2020
Please see recent updates concerning the Coronavirus outbreak.... more 
UPDATE: Ripley Music events cancelled
Apologies - in light of current circumstances we have needed to cancel the following events.... more 
Sporting Saturday
Both boys and girls had a busy sports weekend across the whole school and all performed with great determination and fantastic effort.... more