Ridgefield Public Schools
Our standard is excellence for children in partnership with parents and the community

Welcome to Our district

There's nothing we enjoy more than sharing the good news about our wonderful students and staff members. And we have a lot of great things to share! Read all about student and faculty awards and accomplishments, past happenings, upcoming events, and so much more.

TCRWP Administrator Think Tank Hosted By Ridgefield Schools

On February 1 sixty-two administrators from Westchester County and throughout Connecticut came to Ridgefield to support one another with leading best practices in literacy instruction. All districts are members of the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project (TCRWP). Please take a moment to view details of the visit for more information.

Bookie Monster

Meet Scotts Ridge Middle School’s new student-made book return drop box, Bookie Monster!

Get To Know Us

Dr. Robert Miller, director of technology and operations development, seems to be everywhere. We invite you to read Dr. Robert Miller's full interview to get to know him.

A Day in the District: The East Ridge Middle School Library Learning Center

It’s a makerspace, a TV studio, a collaborative classroom, and more. Learn all about the ERMS Library Learning Center in this A Day in the District article.

Board of Education Public Hearing

The Board of Education will hold a public hearing on February 25, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. and on February 27, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. Please see the BOE public hearing notice for additional information.

Eighth-Ninth Grade Transition Presentation

Learn more about the transition from eighth grade to ninth grade. Our eighth-ninth grade transition meeting presentation reviews the transition process for our students. Topics include high school skills, course selection, and math pathways.

Math Pathways Presentation

Students can now view the math pathways presentation in order to learn more about their options in selecting their math course at Ridgefield High School.

2017-18 Budget Update

The budget season has begun for the Ridgefield Public Schools. You can read more about the process here.

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration for the 2017-2018 school year will take place on the following dates:

  • Barlow Mountain Elementary - Monday, February 27
  • Farmingville Elementary - Tuesday, February 28
  • Ridgebury Elementary - Wednesday, March 1
  • Scotland Elementary - Thursday, March 2
  • Veteran's Park Elementary - Friday, March 3
  • Branchville Elementary - Monday, March 6

These dates are for parents only. We will introduce parents to some members of the school staff, and we will also review registration forms and distribute important information. Please take a moment to review the kindergarten registration press release for the 2017-2018 school year.

Pre-K Open House

The Ridgefield Public Schools pre-k program provides the opportunity for children ages three and four with and without disabilities to learn together in a safe and nurturing environment. Please join us at one of our following open houses:

  • January 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • February 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • February 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • March 15 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • March 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Please see our pre-k open house flyer for more information.