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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, [...]

8 Jan 2014 | Filed in Newsletters

HAPPY NEW YEAR We hope everyone had a safe and enjoyable holiday season. As we approach midterm, here are a few reminders to help everyone get off to a smooth start in the second semester. If, at any time, you have a question about any policy, please address your questions to your child’s teacher. *Check [...]

21 Dec 2013 | Filed in Newsletters

Volume 24 Number 4 December 2013 The Ridgewood faculty and staff wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season. Office hours during the holiday break are Mon-Fri, 7:00 AM until 3:00 PM. The campus is closed Christmas and New Year’s days. Classes will resume on January 6, 2014. A big thank you to the fifth [...]

4 Dec 2013 | Filed in Newsletters

GRANDPARENTS’ DAY Thanks to all who joined us to make Grandparent’s Day very special for each of our students. The students were so very excited to share their school with their grandparents and special friends, and the teachers were happy to meet all of our special guests. THEY HAVE SPIRIT! Congratulations to the Pre-Kindergarten students [...]

5 Nov 2013 | Filed in Newsletters

Volume 24               Number 2                    October 2013 Thanks to those who attended the recent “Meet, Greet, and Eat” Dinner! The event was well attended and enjoyed by all. It was a wonderful opportunity for parents to meet each other and socialize. Congratulations to the Middle School members of the Ridgewood cross country team! Fifth grader Sophia [...]

31 Oct 2013 | Filed in Newsletters

GRANDPARENT’S DAY Our twenty sixth annual Grandparent’s Day will be held on Tuesday, November 26, from 1:15 – 3:00.  This afternoon is set aside for students to share their school with special people in their lives.  For those students who do not have a grandparent able to attend, please consider inviting another adult who is [...]

28 Sep 2013 | Filed in Newsletters

Volume 24 Number 1 September 2013 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 Middle [...]