It is truly hard for me to believe we will soon be into December! Please make sure to dress your child in layers to keep them warm when they are outside at recess.
As always - please feel free to contact me with questions and/or concerns -
Heidi Lensing, Principal
Our mission statement:
“We the staff, students, and parents of Ridgewood School pledge to provide QUALITY learning in a CARING environment.”
Ridgewood School is a kindergarten through 4th grade elementary with approximately 450 students. We have highly qualified classroom teachers. In addition, Ridgewood School has highly qualified staff members in the following areas: a certified Learning Center Specialist, Title I reading, kindergarten literacy, elementary art, music, physical education, special education, and bilingual education. We do have a full-time counselor and a part-time nurse.
Our students perform at a high level on state mandated tests (ISAT). More information about our student demographics and performance can be found on the Illinois Interactive Report Card: www.iirc.niu.edu