header logo

Local School District

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

 We are located in rural Appalachian Ohio. We serve approximately 1300 students in 3 school buildings and employ 171 staff members with 1 administrative building.

       STUDENTS                    NUMBER OF                   STAFF              

        1300                  3                 171         

 SERVED                        SCHOOLS                   MEMBERS    

Organizational Chart

Click here for the Ridgewood Organizational Chart.

2019 ODE Report Cards for Ridgewood Local

rss feed
Archived News
Ridgewood Receives Highest Rating on Ohio's 2018-19 Special Education Annual Rating
Each year, districts in Ohio receive a rating evaluating the performance of special education programs, known as the Special Education Rating. The Ohio Department of Education calculates this rating using the final data submitted through the Education Management Information System (EMIS). The compilation of data results in one of four possible ratings:  Meets Requirements, Needs Assistance, Needs Intervention or Needs Substantial Intervention.

Ridgewood Local School District’s 2019 Special Education Rating is: Meets Requirements

The district rating evaluates the implementation of federal requirements, also called compliance measures, as well as results for students with disabilities. Click here to view the entire ODE report on Ridgewood.

CCP Article



 Ridgewood Local Schools offer College Credit Plus.

The Ridgewood Local School District has CCP partnerships with Kenyon College, Muskingum University and Stark State College. We offer nine face to face courses totaling 42 credit hours with Muskingum University and thee face to face courses totaling 12 credit hours with Kenyon College. These courses are taught by Ridgewood teachers. We also offer 12 online courses through Stark State. Please click here for access to the list of the courses.