Bathrooms and Showers Available, Clothes Closet Hours, Supplies Available, Free Dinner
The weight room facilities at the football field will remain open to the public this week. The clothes closet at the elementary will be open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday this week from 9:00am until 3:00pm. Cleaning and food supplies can be picked up at the middle school from 8:00am until 3:00pm today, Monday June 24 and tomorrow. The West Lafayette First Baptist Church will host a free dinner tonight from 5:00pm until 7:00pm for all affected by the flood or working on flood relief. For additional information please contact the school at 740-545-6454.
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Local School District

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

Ridgewood Local School District

Ridgewood Local District
301 South Oak Street
West Lafayette, OH 43845

Mr. Mike Masloski

Mr. Jay Tingle, Treasurer

Telephone:   740-545-6354
Fax:   740-545-6336


Ohio Department of Education

SERS - The School Employees Retirement System of Ohio

STRS - State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio

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LEA Scope of Work 

Performance Measures

Senior Citizen Passes

Senior Citizen Passes are available to all Ridgewood Local School District RESIDENTS that are at least 62 years of age. The Senior Citizen Pass entitles senior citizens to attend all school district activities under the auspices of the school district such as plays, musicals, band performances and athletic events free of charge. Residents may obtain a senior citizen pass at the Superintendent’s office located at 301 S. Oak Street, West Lafayette.


The Ridgewood Public Schools exist to help all of the children of the school district realize optimum personal development and to participate in and contribute to their democratic society. To the end that such personal development may be realized, the instructional program emphasizes the dignity and worth of each individual as well as the importance of the fundamental skill subjects and the creative arts. In implementing the instructional program, the schools stress developing concepts, making comparisions and drawing conclusions; developing proper attitudes toward basic human values; developing respect for authority and hard work; and developing wholesome personalities. To the end that youth participate in and contribute to a democratic society, emphasis are placed on the importance of flexibility and adjustment to a fast-changing world; and participation in the democratic process appropriate to the the child's developmental level.

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