Season 5, Riley leaves to attend business school. Season 6, Riley returns to become a co-owner Of The Next Step Dance Studio. Season 7, Riley leaves.
before the Show
Riley was Studio head until they lose regionals.
Riley leaves the Next Step to go to Business School. She also attends the dance-a-thon. She comes back to judge the Batlle between TNS East And West.
When Miss Kate leaves for a little while she asks Riley to become studio owner with her. Riley takes it and get rid of Miss Angela. She brings back Piper and Michelle to A-Troupe where they belong.