Ridgewood Team Semifinalist in 2018 Euro Challenge

May 2,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, (from L) RHS sophomores C.J Lee, Olivia Jerdee, Annabel Mendoza, and Vanessa Cheng traveled to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York as a team on Thursday, April 27 as semifinalist competitors in 2018 Euro Challenge. The Ridgewood team competed against over 100 teams nationwide and was […]

By |May 2nd, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

Readers Say Turf Fields Exacerbate Village Flooding

Photo by Gail McLaughlin McCarthy yesterday 4/16/18

April 17,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood High School field flooded again , Readers Say Turf Fields Exacerbate Village Flooding, sounds familiar  and yes it is ,from August 2,2014 ,
Is seems ever time it rains now , significance damage is done to our playing fields and Village property .We […]

By |April 17th, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|5 Comments

Reader says forget college preparedness RHS’s student walkout performance this year is sure to boost its progressive poll ranking come next year

Let’s take a guess: the rankings are weighted in favor of radical progressive political priorities and how well the high school in question advances the same. If Ridgewood High School is slipping in the poll, that is because RHS is not revamping its culture and curriculum quickly enough to the liking of the radical progressives, […]

By |March 31st, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|1 Comment

Ridgewood High School Principal Calls “Student Led Walkout ” a “powderkeg”

Sounds like the high school administrators and the soon-to-be student protest “leaders” were working hand in glove to bring Ridgewood residents a slick, smoothly produced protest event. But wait…isn’t this the same Principal Gorman who on Monday, 3/12 referred to the anticipated student walkout as a “powderkeg?” You can’t have it both ways, Principal Gorman. […]

By |March 19th, 2018|village of ridgewood|11 Comments

Back stage with Jamboree 2018

February 2,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, With a large cast and crew of over 150 people, RHS Jamboree has plenty of hungry mouths to feed. Procuring and managing a delightful and varied array of generous food donations from both local restaurants and home cooks takes a lot of organizing, but thanks to Roni […]

By |February 2nd, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|1 Comment

Reader says Ridgewood High School has been languishing at the 26 position for years now

RHS has been languishing at the 26 position for years now. In a state the size of NJ this is not good. Real progress would be moving higher the ranks but it hasn’t been happening. What’s up with Willard, why does rank worse than the other elementary schools of RW?

By |January 23rd, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|3 Comments

Back for the 30th year, Super Science Saturday is March 3rd

 

January 16,2018

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Ridgewood NJ,Back for the 30th year! Super Science Saturday is March 3. Take the 2048 Future Challenge! Details at www.supersciencesaturday.org.

Super Science Saturday was started in 1989 by Mr. Jim Wallace, a sixth grade science teacher at Ridgewood’s Benjamin Franklin Middle School. What began solely as a science day for students […]

By |January 15th, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|1 Comment

Ridgewood High School to Host Tech Night on Janaury 11th at the Campus Center

Janaury 9,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Parents & guardians, the next Tech Night is this Thursday. Here’s a note from Asst. Superintendent Ms. Stacie Poelstra:

Dear Parents/Guardians,
Happy New Year! We are delighted to be hosting the 4th Tech Night in our five-part series next Thursday, January 11th. This event will be held at 7:00 […]

By |January 9th, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

Delayed Ridgewood School Opening – Friday – January 5, 2018

file photo by Boyd Loving

January 5,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, Delayed Ridgewood School Opening – Friday – January 5, 2018❄️: Due to the hazardous road conditions expected in the morning, all Ridgewood Schools will operate under the delayed opening schedule. Under the delayed opening schedule, the school day will begin two hours later […]

By |January 5th, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|2 Comments

The Ridgewood Historical Society Presents “LETTERS FROM HISTORY” Contest!

November 29,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, In cooperation with the Ridgewood High School Social Studies department, Ridgewood Historical Society proudly presents:
“LETTERS FROM HISTORY” Contest!

Open to all RHS students. We challenge students to write a letter inspired by local history and the current exhibit at the Schoolhouse Museum.
• Write a 1-page letter about a […]

By |November 29th, 2017|village of ridgewood|1 Comment