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Ripley HE+ Cambridge trip

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The Sixth Form at Ripley St Thomas offers you a learning experience in a distinctive and supportive environment. We are a large and successful sixth form, offering a wide variety of courses in a close-knit community. Our tutor team is a small group that provides a unique programme of advice, support and guidance to help you achieve your academic and personal potential and your vision for the future.

Dates for your Diary

Sixth Form Open Evening Thursday 9 November 2023

Application Deadline Thursday 7 December 2023

Internal Applicant Evening Thursday 18 January 2024

External Applicant Evening Thursday 14 March 2024

Sixth Form Induction Day Tuesday 2 July 2024

GCSE Results Day Thursday 22 August 2024

Enrolment Days Thursday 22 and Friday 23 August 2024

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Outcomes for all groups of students are outstanding.


Upcoming Events

Upcoming events and dates for the diary

Music Tour 2024 Information Evening 6pm Phythian Theatre, Sixth Form Centre

There are still some places available on the Music Tour, which is taking place 14-18 July 2024. This is always a fantastic experience and something which pupils will remember for years to come. For this tour we will be based on the borders of Germany, Belgium, and the Netherlands and plan to visit each. As a treat on the final day, we shall also be visiting Phantasialand theme park.

The tour is open to all pupils in all year groups; everyone is welcome to take part regardless of musical ability or prior involvement in music ensembles and activities.


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Choral Evensong 4.15pm Ripley Chapel

Officiant: The Revd Dr Rebecca Aechtner
Organist: Mr Andy Plowman
Responses: Plainsong Psalm: 46
Readings: Micah 5.2-5a; John 3.16-21
Canticles: Morley Fauxbourdons
Anthem: Rejoice in the Lord always (Purcell)
Hymn: Hark, what a sound
Voluntary: Chorale prelude on Wachet Auf (Bach)


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Christmas Concert 7pm Main Hall

Tickets are available here: trybooking.com/uk/49929

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