From the Desk of Dr. Thomas A. Gorman

Parent/Guardian Letters

Quarter 2 Letter
February 6, 2017 – 
We had an excellent first half of the school year as thoughts begin to turn to Spring. In the classroom, the teachers have found a nice balance of when to incorporate technology into their lessons...

Quarter 3 Letter
May 4, 2017 – 
This year over 130 students have traveled to Iceland for adventure and service work, China to practice their language skills, Cambodia for service work at a Ridgewood affiliated school, Australia to discuss educational issues with students from seven different countries, and Italy to experience art treasures and history....


PARCC Schedule 
April 13, 2017 – 
Throughout the week of May 8-12, the PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) will be administered. All English 9, English 10, and English 11 grade students will be tested on May 8, 9, and 10 and all students enrolled in an Algebra I, Algebra II, or Geometry class will be tested on May 11 and 12...

Fundraising Testimony 
February 6, 2017 – 
Last week, the NJ Senate and Assembly held separate hearings on school funding. As part of those hearings Dr. Thomas Gorman, principal of Ridgewood High School gave testimony before the Assembly Committee on Education...