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3 Nov 2014 | Filed in Newsletters

EAGLET                                                                       NOVEMBER 2014 GRANDPARENT’S DAY Our twenty sixth annual Grandparent’s Day will be held on Tuesday, November 25, from 1:15 – 3:00. This afternoon [...]

3 Nov 2014 | Filed in Newsletters

Volume 25              Number 2                   October 2014 The fifth grade geography class has acquired pen pals who attend school in Cleveland, Ohio. Instructor Dina DiVincenti remarked, “We just received our first letters, and the students were ecstatic! We plan on continuing the letter writing until the end of the year.” The Middle School members of the [...]

6 Oct 2014 | Filed in Newsletters

NICE TO MEET YOU Thanks to all of our parents for a successful open house.  The turn out was great and the teachers enjoyed meeting with you to share important information about their classrooms and curriculums. Thanks to Ms. Coviello for coordinating the babysitting session.  MANY, MANY THANKS to our high school friends for watching [...]

30 Sep 2014 | Filed in Newsletters

Volume 25   Number 1   September 2014 Welcome back to school! The Ridgewood Middle School welcomes everyone back to school with special good wishes to students and parents new to Ridgewood. New students may want to see band director, Sharon Meyer, to inquire about the Ridgewood Middle School band. The band is elective in the [...]

19 May 2014 | Filed in Newsletters

Volume 24 Number 8 April-May 2014 Congratulations to the following students for their placement in the Social Studies Fair held for fifth and sixth graders: In fifth grade- third place, Ashley Borgstede for “Native Americans;” second place, Adam Aldahir for “Industrial Revolution;” and first place, Adam Raslan for “Thomas Jefferson.” In sixth grade- Honorable Mention [...]

14 May 2014 | Filed in Newsletters

As the end of the school year approaches, we have a very busy calendar. Below is a list of events for the remainder of the year. Please keep this information handy so that we will all be in the right places at the right times. May 7 Piano Recital (some primary school students will perform) [...]

7 Apr 2014 | Filed in Newsletters

Volume 24 Number 7 March 2014 The sixth grade art class visited the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) 26 March. Art teacher, Rita Bezou, accompanied the class. While there, the students viewed various styles of art, heard docents’ explanations of the art, and participated in an art project to call attention to lead poisoning. [...]

28 Feb 2014 | Filed in Newsletters

Volume 24 Number 6 February 2014 The Seventh and Eighth Grade Social Studies Fair was held on 19 February. Congratulations to the following students who placed in the Seventh and Eighth Grade Social Studies Fair. In the seventh grade, third place was a tie between Juliet Flanagan for “Petticoat Spies” and Amanda Marino for “Thomas [...]

20 Feb 2014 | Filed in Newsletters

ENTRANCE EXAMS The first entrance exam for the 2014-2015 school session will be administered on Saturday, February 22. Anyone interested in having a child take this exam should call the school office (835-2545) for an application. PreK registration does not require an exam, and students are accepted by application only. Prekindergarten students must be 4 [...]

3 Feb 2014 | Filed in Newsletters

Volume 24 Number 5 January 2014 A belated New Year’s greeting from the Ridgewood faculty and staff! Some parents have asked for an explanation of exam grade values. When you saw your child’s report card you noticed that three additional columns had been filled. There is a grade for the third six-weeks, an exam grade, [...]