Reader says lynch mob mentality in the Village is a sign of “affluenza”


What does ‘severity of injury’ have to do with how one side went about riling up a lynch mob to take down half the high school? All because their precious kid voluntarily went into a fight and came off badly from it?
You realize what this kid is learning, right? I can get into a fight […]

By |November 14th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|12 Comments

Maker Space Workshops at Ridgewood High School

Maker Space Workshops at RHS


What’s in a name? Don’t get hung up on the name, it’s what we all use to call a workshop. It still is a workshop, but now it’s a “community commuter workshop”, where all you have to do is bring your ideas. We have basic tools that you would find in […]

By |November 11th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

Ridgewood High School Principal Adresses “the Incident “

Important Message from Dr. Gorman
November 7, 2017
Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s) and Students:
Two weekends ago, a serious situation occurred involving Ridgewood High School students that is still being investigated by the high school administration and Ridgewood Police Department. The investigation will be resolved as quickly as possible and the consequences for those involved will be appropriate, educational, and, […]

By |November 8th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|3 Comments

Reader says The district wants to restrict the spread of facts

Question: What do you call a person who rushes to the scene of an unfolding fight, starts recording video and still images of same without otherwise getting involved or trying to de-escalate the situation or protect the person who lost the fight?
Answer: A reporter!
The district wants to restrict the spread of facts. It does not […]

By |November 7th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|14 Comments

Ridgewood Girls Soccer Team Scores Academic Award

October 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Coach Jeff Yearing reports that the RHS Girls Soccer team has received the United Soccer Coaches High School Girls Team Academic Award (formerly the National Soccer Coaches Association of America — NSCAA). One of only six high schools out of 1,112 schools to have received the award […]

By |October 27th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments


Friday, October 13 at 10am.
Join Dr. Gorman, Principal of RHS, as he takes us on a Walktoberfest tour around the exterior of the school and its grounds. Learn interesting facts about the building’s history, the cupola, the fields, notable alumni and more!

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood High School is one of the […]

By |October 13th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

It’s Not That Football Anymore , its a whole new style of play

photo Jack Tatum

September 9,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, it is back to school and the start of High School Football season .The latest media rage is the continued focus  on player safety and concussions . While many parents continue to voice concern about football safety . Other sports like soccer and lacrosse have […]

By |September 9th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|1 Comment

Ridgewood High School’s  Younghoe Koo named Chargers’ starting kicker

September 3,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Los Angles CA, The Los Angeles Chargers are making a change at kicker this season.The Chargers released third-year kicker Josh Lambo on Saturday, ceding the starting kicker job to rookie Younghoe Koo.

Lambo was 2-for-2 in the preseason with a long of 53, while Koo was 1-for-1.

Koo ,a graduate of […]

By |September 3rd, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

Professional Golfer and Ridgewood High School Alum Debbie O’Connell kicked off her new book Golf Positive! Live Positive!

June 28,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Professional Golfer and Ridgewood High School Alum Debbie O’Connell kicked off her new book Golf Positive! Live Positive! at in Ridgewood on Monday night .

Her book launch started Monday night featuring a book signing at Bookends in Ridgewood. Today my launch on Amazon offers Golf Positive! Live […]

By |June 28th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Ridgewood High School Graduation 2017

photo courtesy of Ridgewood Mayor Susan Knudsen

June 25,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, the Ridgewood High School graduation Kicked off at 5pm on June 21st . This year the event was live streamed . Rain early in the day  cleared up .

photo courtesy of Ridgewood Emergency Services

Behind the scenes Ridgewood Emergency Services kept a watchful […]

By |June 25th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|2 Comments