Upper School

Competitive Programmes

Students interested in pursuing competitive athletics can choose to participate in a variety of programmes, including:


• Soccer
• Basketball
• Hockey
• Rowing
• Swimming
• Volleyball
• Field hockey
• Gymnastics
• Squash
• Rugby
• Tennis
• Cross country
• Track and field

Our elite programmes include hockey, rowing, and basketball, all of which have delivered championship-winning teams year over year. While we do enjoy winning, our athletic programme encourages athletes to be “Triple Impact Competitors” focused on:

• Personal mastery of skill
• Developing leadership and interpersonal skills
• Honouring the game
P.O. Box 3013, 2 Ridley Road St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 7C3 Canada 905 684 1889
With more than 700 students from 60 countries, the largest boarding programme in Ontario and the third largest in Canada, Ridley College is a truly international, co-educational, day and boarding school of the world that prepares students for the world. It has provided enriching learning and life-shaping experiences focused on the arts, academics, and athletics since 1889. Ridley’s Lower School offers JK-Grade 8, its Upper School consists of Grade 9-PG, and Ridley graduates attend some of the top universities and colleges around the world. Ridley is the only   co-ed independent boarding school in Canada and one of only three in North America authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) continuum programme.