Mr. Ripp is a well-known and much-respected leader of the Ceiba community. For the past four years, he has served as the Principal of Ceiba College Preparatory Academy. During his tenure, he has developed a deep understanding of Ceiba and is known for his responsiveness to students, parents/guardians, and staff and his commitment to serving Ceiba’s mission to support our students “to and through” college. The well-being of the school community in all aspects will be his highest priority as we move into this new phase for Ceiba.
The process for transition is underway. Between now and July 1, he will be working with the Board and staff to ensure a smooth transition. He will also continue to lead the school community as principal through the end of the year, including high school graduation, 8th-grade promotion, and other activities important to the Ceiba community.