General Information

Ripon High School
301 N. Acacia
Ripon CA, 95366


Board of Education

Carol Hutto         Kit Oase           Chad Huskey           Christine Orlando           Ernie Tyhurst


Ripon Unified School District

Superintendent - Dr. Ziggy Robeson

Director of Curriculum & Categorical Programs-Kathy Coleman

Director of Student Support Services - Randhir Baines


Ripon High School

Principal - Keith Rangel  Principal's Secretary - Shawna Valdez   Vice Principal - Victor Ramirez




Dawn Goudeau             Mike Morenzone           Maribel Reyes


Counseling Secretary - Mary Cresini                 Activities Director - Jill Mortensen

Athletic Director - Rod Wright      ASB Bookkeeper - Gigi Green

Attendance Secretary - Pam Bond                  Library - Marti Ulrich



Contact Ripon High School


Attendance Office         209-599-4289

Agriculture                    209-599-4825

Counseling Office         209-599-2356

Library                         209-599-2311

Main Office                  209-599-4287

P.E.                              209-599-2304



Ripon High School Staff

Agriculture Department

Sherry Johns

Celeste Jones-Morino

Ryan Patterson

Art Department

Parm Masuta

English Department

Alisha Vasche 

Patrick Briggs

Cameron Burton

Chris Musseman

Laura Ochoa

Jenna Valponi

Nichole Meyer


Foreign Language Dept

Jill McPherson

Raquel Ramirez

Liliana Lozano

Raquel Ramirez

Jose Saenz

Home Economics Dept

Diane Wilkerson


Special Education

Breanne Giest

Donna Dinsdale

Justin Graham

Bernice deWitte


Business Department

Sean Derrick

Gary Dias

Science Department

Daniel Gilman

Mike Ruhland

Ann Pendleton

Kevin Kirschman

Jessica Denning


Mathematics Department

Peter Flanders

Robert Kissee

Cameron Tyler

Miguel Vigil

Natalie Gillihan

Jessica Denning

Social Studies Department

Paul Calkins

Fidel Perez

Robert Mayfield

Eric Francis

Physical Education

Rachelle Clevenger

Jorge Velasco

Erin Cutino


Performing Arts Dept

Anna Perkins

Geoffry Felver


JROTC Department

David Schmith

Robert Randall

ASB Leadership

Jill Mortensen


Student Store Manager

Gary Dias


Athletic Director

Rod Wright


Educational Aides

Carol Bates

Colleen DeMarinis

Renee Gonzales

Raquel Gamboa

EL Support Services

Eva Stum



Loren Johnson

Jeff Hessler


Campus Security

Mark Daubbins

Maria Griffith



Laura Ochoa 



Ripon High School Mission 

“The Mission of the Ripon High School Community shall be to Promote the Success of Every Student.”


Ripon High School Vision

 Our Vision is: 

Ripon High School is a safe, supportive school that focuses on strong academics, athletics and academics.  Respect, accountability, and integrity are the core elements in encouraging and preparing our students for productive lives.  We have high expectations and provide a wide range of activities that our students enjoy.  Our students communicate effectively making full use of technological resources and strive to achieve their highest potential.


SLOs Student Learning Outcomes 

All Students Graduating from Ripon High School are Expected to be:


Academic Achievers

*Who demonstrate proficiency in reading, writing, and mathematics

*Who demonstrate use of available resources for program solving

*Who demonstrate individual proficiency in content areas

*Who demonstrate use of current technologies

*Who develop and pursue goals


Community Contributors

*Who understand the rights and responsibilities of citizenship

*Who respect individual differences

*Who participate in community service


Effective Communicators

*Who successfully exchange and interpret ideas through oral and written language

*Who work well as a team member


Important Dates

  • First Day of School - August 09, 2017

  • Last Day of School - May 25, 2017

  • Graduation - May 25, 2017