OHIO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH RELEASES NEW QUARANTINE PROTOCOLS

Masks are OPTIONAL for All Students and Adults Effective 10/26/2021
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Ridgewood
Local School District

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

Reporting of Positive COVID-19 Case(s)

In the event of a positive student or staff Covid-19 test, the following notification will be applied.


  1. Contact the student’s parent/guardian who needs to be quarantined.
  2. Email staff to inform a positive case with a student or staff member in our district.
  3. Post notification to district website and app.
  4. Letter sent home or emailed to students/staff that someone from your child’s/student’s classroom and/or school bus tested positive for Covid-19. 
  5. Weekly Covid-19 Dashboard that identifies positive cases by building, student and staff.

2021-22 COVID DASHBOARD

OHIO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH INFORMATION

K-12 QUARANTINE in OHIO and FACE MASK RESEARCH

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Update, October 22, 2021

2021-2022 School Year


Calendar Reminders:
November 26--30, 2021   Thanksgiving Break - No School for Students

Resolutions Requiring Students and Adults to Wear Face Coverings Inside All District Bulldings:  

The resolution requiring students and adults to wear face coverings inside school buildings has been extended to Monday, November 29, 2021. This action took place at the Ridgewood Local School Board meeting on Monday, October 18, 2021. The next board meeting will take place on Monday, November 15, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. The location of the board meeting will be at Ridgewood Elementary cafeteria.


Guidelines for Quarantine After Exposure in K-12 Classroom Setting: 

Click Here to view the flowchart on how the Coshocton County Health Department will decide quarantining of a student(s) or staff after being exposure to someone with COVID-19 in a classroom setting. Students and Staff who wear masks or have been vaccinated would not need to be quarantined after exposure to COVID-19 in the classroom setting.

Back to School and Athletic Forms: 

Back to school forms as well as athletic forms may now be completed online using the Parent Portal. If you need help contact your child's school building.


Building Hours:

Our buildings will be open beginning on Wednesday, August 4 from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. 

Ridgewood Elementary School     740-545-5312

Ridgewood Middle School             740-545-6335

Ridgewood High School                740-545-6345

Ridgewood Local Schools             740-545-7639

 

Everything is subject to change.  

To view staff email addresses Click Here

To review older updates Click Here 
 

COVID NOTIFICATION LETTERS

Ridgewood Local Schools Reopening Plan

ARCHIVED COVID-19 INFORMATION