Applications are available online now. For more information, click here.
7:00 pm at Ridge, against Montgomery. Please help get the word out to our local Veterans and join us for this event! For details, click here: Veterans night Ridge BBall flyer
7 pm in the Ridge PAC. Tickets $7 at RidgePAC.com or $8 at the door.
Renowned tap dancers collaborate with the Ridge Dance Department in a celebration of tap dance and live music. 3:00 pm at the Ridge PAC. For more info and to buy tickets, click here.
- Click here for a letter from the Superintendent of Schools
- Click here for the PARCC section on the BOE website
Please consider joining the PTO’s letter-writing campaign to Governor Christie, Education Commissioner Hespe, key NJ State legislators and the NJ State Board of Education.
Click here for contact information and instructions so that you can express your concerns regarding PARCC testing: Modify_PARCC_Testing_Mailing_Instructions_and_Contact_List
Click here for a sample letter that you can easily copy and paste or modify as you choose: RHS PTO Letter_Modify PARCC Testing
On Tuesday, December 2, the PTO Curriculum Committee hosted its first Parent Forum. The topic, Academic Integrity, was presented by Kristin Fox – the District’s K-12 Social Studies Supervisor, Frank Howlett – RHS Principal, Barbara Dwyer – RHS Social Studies Teacher, and Jennifer Raphaels – RHS Social Studies Teacher. They provided an overview of the curricular and instructional approach to academic integrity, including how students are taught to properly paraphrase, summarize and quote material in their writing. Following the presentation there was Q&A. To view the presentation, click here. To view the minutes from the meeting, including the Q&A, click here: Notes on Academic Integrity Parent Forum 12-2-14
There will be two more PTO Parent Forums this year: in February, Reading and Writing in the English Language Arts, and in May, STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Watch for details and please come.