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Special Programs

Welcome to Special Programs

The Ridgewood Public Schools recognizes its responsibilities to locate, identify and provide appropriate services for students in the district who may have special needs and/or disabilities. These special services are administered by the Special Programs Office and are consistent with both State and Federal regulations. Ridgewood's special programs include Basic Skills instruction, English as a Second Language Instruction and Special Education programs and related services.

Our Mission

To support students, teachers and parents in our community to address the diverse needs of students through a variety of programs so that they can access the curriculum to improve academically, socially, and emotionally.


Special programs staff




District News

Upcoming Events
   RHS New Players: Big Fish
   Jul 26 2019
   BOE Regular Public Meeting
   Jul 29 2019 at 05:00 PM
   BOE Regular Public Meeting
   Aug 26 2019 at 05:00 PM
   All-staff Convocation: Opening Day for teachers
   Aug 30 2019
   Labor Day (schools closed)
   Sep 02 2019
   Opening Day for students (minimum day)
   Sep 03 2019
   Candidate application deadline for Board of Education vacancy
   Sep 03 2019