Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Attention All Students who have a bear for the “Teddy Bear Drive”: your
dressed bears are due by this Friday, Dec. 13th. Drop off your dressed bear in
the Teddy Bear Bin in the Guidance Office lobby by this Friday at 2:30
There will be a Girls Lacrosse sign-up meeting tomorrow the 10th after
school in Rm. 624. All girls interested in playing this year should attend.
Join Ridge Red Cross! There will be a meeting this Thursday, the 12th
at 7:10AM in Rm. 532. Discussion will include fundraising for the victims of
the typhoon in the Philippines. All are welcome.
Announcing the Ridge Girls Lead Candy Cane Sale! Get in the holiday
spirit and buy candy canes for your friends beginning this Thursday the 12th
and running through Tuesday, the 17th during lunch periods.
Congratulations to the 2013 Ridge High School Football Team! They capped off their historic
undefeated season with a decisive win over Union yesterday at Rutgers
University in front of several thousand enthusiastic Ridge fans! This is the first football state
championship for Ridge since 2003!
The State Champs were enthusiastically supported by the Ridge High
Cheerleading Squad and the talented RHS Marching Band! Kudos to Coach Bill Tracy and the
entire coaching staff for a well executed game plan and to the entire team for
their Herculean effort! Way to be
Ridge Girls Lead Eyeglass Drive! Please donate your old prescription eyeglasses through Friday, January 17th. Thank you in
advance for your donations for those who cannot afford to buy their own
eyeglasses. The drop off box is located by the welcome Desk.
Guards will be holding a meeting today, Tuesday Dec. 10th at 7:10 in Rm. 526 and
will also on Tuesday will start taking pre-orders during lunch periods for
their Holiday Bake Sale annual gift boxes of homemade baked goods. Pre-orders
will be taken next Tuesday through Friday during lunches and pick up will be
the week of Dec. 16th just in time for the holidays. Thank you in
advance for supporting Crossing Guards
Do you love to bake? Are you interested
in sharing recipes and baking for organizations and charities? If
so, come to an informational meeting for the Baking Club today, Tuesday, Dec.
10th at 7:10AM in Rm. 526. All are welcome to come and get information on
upcoming events you can participate in!
Attention Juniors: Applications for the Governor’s
School of Engineering and Technology at Rutgers University and the Governor’s
School in the Sciences at Drew University, for the summer of 2014, are now available on the NJ Department of Education website at www.nj.gov/govschool. Applications
are due no later than next Tuesday, December 10, 2013. For more information and
instructions click HERE.
The Ridge Booster Club will be holding its Holiday Apparel Sale this week,
December 10th, 11th & 12th during lunch periods outside the cafeteria. Can't
make it to the sale! No worries! The Booster Club now has an online
store where you can view and purchase all of our sportswear! Check
out our new online store at www.ridgebooster.com
The Counseling Department will host "Introduction
to Standardized Testing Night" for parents and students today, Tuesday,
December 10 at 7pm in the Ridge PAC. This program will review the basics
of the SAT, ACT, SAT Subject Tests and more. The program is open to all,
but is geared toward families of sophomores and juniors.
The Annual Canned Food Drive, sponsored by the Class of 2016, runs now
through tomorrow, Wednesday, December 11th. Remember to bring in canned foods to the
designated box in your first period classroom. The keen competition
between1st Period classes will result in a bagel party for the class that
brings in the most canned foods.
your Driver's License? Click HERE
The Lost & Found clothing rack is located by the Welcome Desk off the main lobby, and the Lost & Found for texts, notebooks, and small items is in the Main Office.
The Student Job Opportunity board, for both paid and volunteer positions, is located to the right of the Welcome Desk in the main lobby. Several new job flyers have been recently posted.
Show your school spirit! Large green magnetic R’s are available for sale for $5.00 in the Main Office.
Ridge Bullying Prevention Program
Information for STUDENTS and PARENTS:
- Click HERE for information about Bullying.
- Click HERE to view the RHS Anti-Bullying Pledge.
- Click HERE to view the RHS Bullying Prevention Rules.
- Click HERE to view the RHS PTO March 2011 Issue of “The Ridge Bridge” newsletter. See article: “Ridge High School Kicks Off Olweus Bullying Prevention Program”.
SAT Word of the Day
SAT Word of the Day archive
Photo and Video Galleries 2013 - 2014
For Project Adventure Peer Leaders Car Wash June 2013 click HERE.
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