Local School District

301 South Oak Street
West Lafayette, OH 43845
Telephone: 740-545-6354
Fax: 740-545-6336


Our District News

RHS Holds Canned Food Drive

Go home and raid those cupboards! Next week will be the Ridgewood High School annual canned food drive. We will collect donations at breakfast each morning. The class who donates the most items, over 150, will receive an ice cream treat! More +

Winter Chess Tournament

Sign up for Winter Chess Tournament! See Mr. Guilliams at RMS or sign up during Chess Club. The last day to sign up is December 10th. More +

2017 Yearbooks Are Now on Sale!

You can visit the Balfour Yearbook SmartPay Order page to personalize and order your 2017 RHS Yearbook! More +

Warthers Ridgewood Christmas Ornaments For Sale at RMS

The beautiful wood ornaments are a unique and wonderful holiday gift! The ornaments are $8 each and must be paid for in advance. Interested parties may call the RMS office (740) 545-6335 for more information. Click 'more' to see a picture of the ornaments. More +

College Application Day for Seniors

Ridgewood High School hosted a 'College Application Day' for seniors on Wednesday, November 16th in the computer lab. 47 seniors took the time and assistance of high school faculty and college admissions officers to apply for college, finish their FAFSA's and apply for college scholarships. More +

RMS Drama Club to Perform Play

Throughout the fall, the Ridgewood Middle School Drama Club has been preparing for the 2016-17 Christmas production. The eighth year of the club kicks off with the performance of “The Second Best Christmas Pageant Ever!”, a series of comedic sketches written and directed by fifth grade teacher Alex Mullen on Wednesday, December 7th at 6:00 PM.  Click 'more' for additional information. More +

RMS Presents Donation to Local Heroes

Ridgewood Middle School students participated in a coin war during their observance of Red Ribbon Week. Donations collected during the coin war were presented to the West Lafayette Police and Fire Departments, our local heroes. Click "more" to view photo. Pictured are (L to R): Kelley Masloski, Alex Martin, Glenn Hill (WLFD Chief), Jacque McPherson (student council advisor), Stephen Klopfenstein (WLPD Chief), Aliyah Beitzel, and Ian McCurdy.
The students are 6th grade student council members.
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Fall IVC Banquet Recognition

Monday, November 7th, our league will recognize student athletes for their accomplishments this fall sports season.  17 Ridgewood students will be recognized.  Click 'more' to see a list of these outstanding athletes! More +

Upcoming Fall Sports Banquets

Within the next few weeks we will be recognizing our student athletes at their annual Fall Sports Banquets. This is a great time to gather and recognize the accomplishments of our student athletes and their teams. Click 'more' for the dates, times, and locations of the banquets. More +

RMS Hosts Veteran's Day Breakfast for Soldiers and Veterans

RMS would like to invite veteran family members of middle school students (parents, grandparents, brothers/sisters, aunts/uncles, etc) to join in a breakfast and assembly on November 11th. Breakfast will be served from 7:15 AM - 8 AM. Mr. Vane Scott will present "The Many Faces of Old Glory" following breakfast. Click 'more' for a PDF copy of the letter sent home with students. More +

Choirs and Drama to Perform Fall Concert

Tomorrow night, Wednesday, November 2nd, the high school Concert Choir, Drama Class, and Syntax Error, our new contemporary a cappella ensemble, will perform a fall concert entitled 'Let the River Run'.  The concert starts at 7:00 PM in the high school auditorium and admission is free. More +

Ridgewood Marching Band Earns Superior at State

The Marching Generals competed at the OMEA State Marching Band finals on Saturday, October 29th and earned a 'Superior' '1' rating.  The Marching Generals have qualified for the competition at the State level for the past 27 consecutive years.  Visit http://www.ridgewoodperformingarts.com/ for more news and events. More +

Cross Country Runners meet Actor Eric Roberts at Crowtown Pizza

At their Crowtown Pizza takeover, the Cross Country runners met actor Eric Roberts and posed for a picture with him! (Click 'more' to see the photo!) More +

Performing Arts Students Create Music Video

The Performing Arts Department created a music video, shot at Clary Gardens in Coshocton, featuring students singing MLK  and Somewhere Over the Rainbow.   Click the YouTube link and visit our Performing Arts website, www.ridgewoodperformingarts.com, for some production photos. More +

High School Picture Day

High school portraits with Seibert Studios are scheduled for the mornings of October 11th and 12th. 8th, 9th and 10th graders will be on the 11th while faculty, staff, 11th and 12th graders will be on the 12th. Seniors are reminded that they are expected to have their photo taken on portrait day even if they are planning to submit their own portrait at a later date. Ridgewood portrait day at the Coshocton County Career Center will be on October 19. More +

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